Woest Willem – Geocache of the Week

Woest Willem – Geocache of the Week

Traditional GC4Y3F1 by De Bosmannetjes Difficulty: 1.5 Terrain: 1.5 Location: Noord-Holland, Netherlands N 52° 55.927′ E 005° 00.071′ What do geocachers and pirates in common? They both treasure the treasure. Avast ye landlubbers! Join us for another wild ride and learn more about the adventures of Woest Willem (Wild William), a once fierce scourge...

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Uncover a new world of Hidden Creatures

Recently, 13 sightings of magical creatures and otherworldly beings have been reported. Embark on a global adventure to try to witness these mythical creatures in their unique habitats. From June 27 through July 25, earn up to 13 mythical creature souvenirs by finding geocaches and attending events. For centuries, Hidden Creatures have fueled the...

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5 Film Genres GIFF Audiences Love

Attention film-making geocachers and geocaching filmmakers! You now have 58 days to plan, write, film, edit, and submit your original short film to the Geocaching International Film Festival! That’s less time than you had yesterday and more time than you’ll have tomorrow. The film submission deadline is August 1, 2018. Learn about submitting a film....

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Lost – DHARMA Initiative — Geocache of the Week

Lost – DHARMA Initiative — Geocache of the Week

Letterbox Hybrid GC11EJJ by mitak Difficulty: 4.5 Terrain: 4.5 Location: Jihomoravský kraj, Czechia N 49° 11.583′ E 016° 33.805′ Lost may be an ironic name for a geocache, but not when you consider the popular TV show. In case you don’t know about the show, here’s a quick summary: the series took place on...

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Changes to the Geocaching HQ Newsletter

Earlier this year we sent you a survey to learn more about your preferences around the Geocaching HQ Newsletter. Afterall, our goal with the newsletter is to send you valuable content that you can use to improve your geocaching experiences. Based on the feedback received, we are making the following changes to the newsletter:...

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Hidden Creatures FAQ

Hidden Creatures FAQ

Uncover a new world of geocaching! Recently, 13 sightings of magical creatures and otherworldly beings have been reported. Your challenge is to find these creatures in their natural habitats and confirm the existence of as many as you can. How do I play? From June 27 through July 25, earn up to 13 mythical...

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Important Updates to Geocaching HQ’s Policies

We are updating our Privacy Policy to give you more control over how we use your personal data. This is part of our ongoing commitment to be transparent about how we use your data and keep it safe. We have also included changes to address the new standards introduced by the European data protection...

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Actualizaciones Importantes de las Políticas de Geocaching HQ

Estamos actualizando nuestra Política de Privacidad para darle más control sobre cómo usamos sus datos personales. Esto es parte de nuestro continuo compromiso de ser transparentes acerca de cómo usamos sus datos y los mantenemos seguros. También hemos incluido cambios para abordar los nuevos estándares introducidos por la ley europea de protección de datos...

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Importante mise à jour des politiques de Geocaching HQ

Nous mettons à jour notre politique de confidentialité pour vous permettre de mieux contrôler l’utilisation de vos données personnelles. Cela fait partie de notre engagement continu à vous assurer de la transparence quant à l’utilisation et la protection de vos données. Nous avons également inclus des modifications pour répondre aux nouvelles normes européennes de...

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Wichtige Neuerungen in der Datenschutzerklärung von Geocaching HQ

Wir aktualisieren unsere Datenschutzerklärung, um dir mehr Kontrolle über die Verwendung deiner Daten zu ermöglichen. Dies ist Teil unserer fortwährenden Verpflichtung, dich nachvollziehbar über den Umgang mit deinen Daten zu informieren und diese sicher zu verwahren. Wir haben ebenfalls Veränderungen einbezogen, die sich mit den neuen Standards befassen, die im Rahmen der europäischen Datenschutzvorschriften,...

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Selfie Letterbox — Geocache of the Week

Selfie Letterbox — Geocache of the Week

Letterbox Hybrid GC55MY9 by wanrex Difficulty: 2 Terrain: 2 Location: Hong Kong N 22° 22.689 E 114° 11.002 Geocaching of the Week—photos from the selfie Letterbox Hybrid (GC55MY9) This Geocache of the Week celebrates the self, or more accurately, the selfie. For the geocacher who enjoys a little self-reflection, we present the “Selfie Letterbox”...

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GeoTour completed? Souvenir earned!

GeoTour completed? Souvenir earned!

This blog post was written by geocaching veteran, Geocaching HQ employee and purple enthusiast, MissJenn. Are you one of the people who recently received a souvenir for completing one of these official GeoTours? Congratulations! We hope you enjoyed the surprise. Do you have questions? We have answers. Are you a person who has never...

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Request a DuckTales trackable and help the Huey, Dewey, Louie, and Webby find hidden treasure!

The kids of DuckTales are back in town and on an adventure of a lifetime. Will you help Huey the “The Explorer”, Dewey the “The Adventurer”, Louie the “The Charmer” and Webby the “The Warrior” discover hidden treasure? Geocaching is teaming up with DuckTales on Disney Channel to release 5,000 Huey, Dewey, Louie, and...

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Thank a Volunteer Day is May 22!

Thank a Volunteer Day is May 22!

Whether you’ve been part of the geocaching community for a long time or just recently found your first geocache, May 22 (and everyday!) is a great day to thank a volunteer. If you’ve found a cache, hidden a cache, used the forums, or used the Geocaching website or app in a language other than...

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