Celebrate the evolution of geocaching with the Big Blue Switch souvenir!

Celebrate the evolution of geocaching with the Big Blue Switch souvenir!

Geocaching has evolved, and so have geocachers. On May 2nd, we’re celebrating the 17th anniversary of the birth of geocaching with a Big Blue Switch souvenir! Find any geocache or attend any event on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 and you’ll earn a new digital souvenir for your geocaching profile!  Tuesday, May 2nd is Big...

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Dönerstag celebrations from around the world

Dönerstag celebrations from around the world

Last week, nearly 40,000 geocachers around the world gathered to celebrate the unique geocaching holiday of Dönerstag. Events included feasts of döner kebab, cooking sausages over an open fire, a Signal the Frog® appearance, and of course, earning the Dönerstag souvenir! Many of you, nearly 900,000 in fact, also earned the new Germany country...

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3 millones de geocachés: La infografía.

3 millones de geocachés: La infografía.

Un hito importante como 3 millones de geocachés es la excusa perfecta para hacer una infografía. ¿A quién no le gustan las infografías? Desde la seriedad absoluta, este logro es gracias a los esfuerzos de mucha gente alrededor del mundo. Colectivamente, han contribuído con millones de horas de su tiempo — tiempo invertido en buscar...

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3 Millionen Geocaches: die Infografik.

3 Millionen Geocaches: die Infografik.

Ein großer Meilenstein wie 3 Millionen Geocaches ist die perfekte Ausrede um eine Infografik zu erstellen. Wer liebt Infografiken nicht? Nun mal ernsthaft, diese Leistung verdanken wir den Anstrengungen von Leuten auf der ganzen Welt. Gemeinsam haben sie Millionen Stunden ihrer Zeit beigesteuert – um Verstecke zu finden, Geocache-Behälter herzustellen, Geocaches zu überprüfen, Events zu...

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3 millions de géocaches : l’infographie.

3 millions de géocaches : l’infographie.

Un jalon majeur comme 3 millions de géocaches est l’excuse parfaite pour faire une infographie. Qui n’aime pas les infographies ? Très sérieusement, cet accomplissement est dû aux efforts de personnes tout autour du monde. Collectivement, ils ont contribué par des millions d’heures de leur temps – temps passé à rechercher les emplacements des...

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Una nueva experiencia de registro llega a Geocaching.com

Sabemos que ha habido muchos cambios últimamente en HQ, y eso no siempre es fácil. En nuestro 17º año, estamos detectando algunos dolores que se van haciendo cada vez más grandes, y que se deben a un juego que tiene casi dos décadas. Se denomina código antiguo. Gran parte de la página es incapaz de soportar...

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Eine neue Log-Erfahrung kommt auf Geocaching.com

Wir wissen dass es in letzter Zeit sehr viele Veränderungen hier im Hauptquartier gegeben hat und dass es nicht immer einfach ist. Wir befinden uns jetzt im siebzehnten Jahr und bemerken wachsende Schmerzen, die auftauchen, wenn ein Spiel fast zwei Jahrzehnte alt ist. Wir sprechen von altem Code. Ein Großteil der Webseite kann die Funktionen...

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A new logging experience is coming to Geocaching.com

We know that change has been prevalent here at HQ lately, and that it is not always easy. Now in our 17th year, we are addressing some growing pains that only come with being a game nearly two decades old. Namely, old code. Much of the website is unable to support the features today’s...

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Geocaching wird “Officially Amazing” – Guinness Weltrekord Versuch

Geocaching wird “Officially Amazing” – Guinness Weltrekord Versuch

  Wir wissen dass es ganz viele großartige Geocacher dort draußen gibt! Manche suchen nach lange verlorenen Geocaches, andere besuchen 15 Länder in 24 Stunden und jetzt hat sich eine Gruppe deutscher Mega Event Veranstalter entschlossen einen offiziellen Guinness Weltrekord aufzustellen! Bei dem Weltrekordversuch wird während dem Maije im Saarland Mega Event in Deutschland...

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We interviewed the Mega-Event hosts who are about to attempt a Guinness World Record

We interviewed the Mega-Event hosts who are about to attempt a Guinness World Record

There are a lot of awesome geocachers out there. Some look for long lost geocaches, others go for 15 countries within 24 hours, and now a group of German mega event organizers are attempting an official Guinness World Record. There will be an attempt to create the world’s largest guestbook at the Maije im...

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3 million geocaches: the infographic.

3 million geocaches: the infographic.

A major milestone like 3 million geocaches is the perfect excuse to make an infographic. Who doesn’t love infographics?! In all seriousness, this achievement is thanks to efforts by people all around the world. Collectively, they contributed millions of hours of time — time spent researching hiding spots, making containers, reviewing caches, hosting events,...

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Na konci cesty — Geocache of the Week

Na konci cesty — Geocache of the Week

Mystery GC4QKMP by Bučáci Difficulty: 3 Terrain: 2 Location: Plzensky kraj, Czech Republic N 50° 00.401 E 013° 09.125 St. George’s Church. Lukova, Czech Republic is an idyllic country village with a population of 700. There you will find an old abandoned church from the 14th century that has seen better days. Local Petr...

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GeoTour Spotlight: Visit Utah

GeoTour Spotlight: Visit Utah

GeoTour Name: Visit Utah GeoTour Location: Utah Number of Favorite Points: 2045 Utah is a four-season adventure destination. In spring geocachers can take advantage of pleasant temperatures and colorful, red rock landscapes surrounded by with snow-capped mountain ranges. This land is full of dramatic visual contrast and a rich prehistoric past you may discover...

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Celebrate 3 million geocaches with new souvenir!

Celebrate 3 million geocaches with new souvenir!

Way to go, geocachers! As of now, there are officially 3 million active geocaches hidden on Planet Earth.* This is a big moment in geocaching history. What’s even more amazing is that it happened because of a collective effort by millions of people. They speak different languages and live in different countries, but all...

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