Geocaching in the News: Geocache Container Scares

Geocaching in the News: Geocache Container Scares

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Sometimes those not familiar with Geocaching tend to overreact to the smallest thing.  They tend to find a threat in anything they don't understand. If a geocache looks suspicious, or if the geocachers unwisely choose to make their cache look like a pipe bomb, then extreme reactions are understandable.  There was a recent scare at Outer Banks North... [Read more]

Dr. B’s Geocache Repair Kit – Arid/Desert

Dr. B’s Geocache Repair Kit – Arid/Desert

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Overall Rating:   Total Customer Reviews: (0) Seller: Amazon All Rite in the Rain paper, camo tape, Bison and the bag are 'desert' colored (tans, orange and red) in our Arid/Desert Cache Repair Kits. The Geocachers Creed states Make minor repairs if you can, it will save the owner a trip. We believe that we are promoting responsible caching... [Read more]

Geocaching For Dummies (For Dummies (Sports & Hobbies))

Geocaching For Dummies (For Dummies (Sports & Hobbies))

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Overall Rating:   Total Customer Reviews: (0) Seller: Amazon Find a high-tech hobby in the great outdoors! Dig into this fast-growing detective sport that’s fun for all ages Once you get your coordinates, your GPS receiver, maps, compass, and this book, you’re ready for adventure! Seek out containers of goodies hidden around the world... [Read more]

The Geocaching Handbook (Falcon Guide)

The Geocaching Handbook (Falcon Guide)

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Overall Rating:   Total Customer Reviews: (0) Seller: Amazon Geocaching is a fast-growing outdoor sport, which combines aspects of treasure hunting, high-tech navigation, and exploration.The Geocaching™ Handbook is a complete introduction to the fast-growing sport of geocaching. It includes a history of geocaching; instructions on creating... [Read more]

The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Geocaching

The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Geocaching

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Overall Rating:   Total Customer Reviews: (0) Seller: Amazon There are treasures to be found... They're hidden in city and state parks, outside of nearby buildings, alongside hiking trails and exercise routes, and even in local neighborhoods. This is geocaching, an adventure-based game involving intentionally hidden treasures, i.e. caches,... [Read more]

The Essential Guide to Geocaching: Tracking Treasure with Your GPS

The Essential Guide to Geocaching: Tracking Treasure with Your GPS

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Overall Rating:   Total Customer Reviews: (0) Seller: Amazon Caches or stashes of provisions, hidden along a route were a common occurrence in Lewis and Clark’s day when foot travel was really the only mode of long distance transportation. Today, caches of another sort are hidden throughout the United States and the world for that matter. With... [Read more]

Geocaching Log Book: For Geocachers

Geocaching Log Book: For Geocachers

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Overall Rating:   Total Customer Reviews: (18) Seller: Amazon A handy logbook, to record info about the caches you have done and plan on finding. A great way to keep all your info in one spot and handy while on the trail in search of caches. Provides yourself with a detailed account of your finds.  Read More →

Intelligent Geocaching – Use Common Sense

Intelligent Geocaching – Use Common Sense

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One would think that someone smart enough to use a computer, the internet and a GPS to searched for geocaches, would also be smart enough to avoid causing a bomb scare. The recent rash of bomb scares that turned out to be geocache containers, is a serious blow to the geocaching hobby. These reports not only give the wrong impression about geocaching,... [Read more]

Purchasing Your First GPS

Purchasing Your First GPS

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Garmin Oregon 550t GPS Checklist When choosing a GPS to use for Geocaching, it's important to find the right unit for your needs. There are so many different choices available, it can be difficult to choose the right GPS. Here are the basics to keep in mind: 1. Portability Any GPS can be used for geocaching, but a portable hand-held GPS is almost a... [Read more]