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Geocaching teaches youths to 'Leave No Trace' - The Hillsdale Daily News

The Hillsdale Daily News

Geocaching teaches youths to 'Leave No Trace'
The Hillsdale Daily News
HILLSDALE ? One of the principles of the Boy Scouts of America is "Leave No Trace." One of the ways young boys are taught this principle is through geocaching. Geocaching is an outdoor recreational activity where participants use a Global Positioning ...




Geocaching coming to Auburn with funding from lodging tax committee - Auburn ...

Geocaching coming to Auburn with funding from lodging tax committee
Auburn Reporter
Backus recalled that Geocaching supporters at first had informed the committee that $1,000 would meet their needs. Then people started talking about how many people the event would bring in and that most of the Geocaching events have something going ...




BIG BEAR LAKE: Go geocaching at the Big Bear Discovery Center - Press-Enterprise

Press-Enterprise

BIG BEAR LAKE: Go geocaching at the Big Bear Discovery Center
Press-Enterprise
On Saturday, Aug. 1, the mountain museum will feature a 9 a.m. class about geocaching. Attendees will learn how to use a GPS unit to locate caches and even about some environmental ethics associated with the sport. This class is free, but space is limited.

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'Go wild for geocaching,' Edmonton's outdoor treasure hunt - Edmonton Journal

'Go wild for geocaching,' Edmonton's outdoor treasure hunt
Edmonton Journal
Edmonton and Area Land Trust, along with the support of the conservation group WWF-Canada, want people to explore nature with its new project called Go Wild For Geocaching. A dozen containers filled with interesting facts on the local environment have ...




Geocaching for s'mores at Three Rivers parks ends with sweet treasure - Minne...

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Geocaching for s'mores at Three Rivers parks ends with sweet treasure
Minneapolis Star Tribune
In traditional geocaching, players set out using GPS technology, such as a special handheld device made for geocaching or a mobile phone, and an online database or mobile app to find a hidden package, or ?cache.? Caches are usually a waterproof box ...




Geocaching: A modern day treasure hunt! - HLNtv.com

HLNtv.com

Geocaching: A modern day treasure hunt!
HLNtv.com
These days, there seems to be an app for everything. Now, families can even use an app for a modern-day version of a scavenger hunt! The new trend in scavenger hunting is called geocaching, which uses GPS coordinates to find hidden objects.

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Enjoy a real-life treasure hunt with Wisconsin geocaching - WEAU

WEAU

Enjoy a real-life treasure hunt with Wisconsin geocaching
WEAU
Geocaching is an outdoor sport that requires a GPS device to find a hidden, waterproof container, also known as a cache. Some containers used for geocaches could be 35mm film canisters, assorted sized peanut butter jars, large coffee cans, surplus ...




Geocaching: The excitement of real world treasure hunting - WMUR Manchester

WMUR Manchester

Geocaching: The excitement of real world treasure hunting
WMUR Manchester
Thanks to Global Positioning System technology, which is in just about everybody's hands right now within their cellphones, geocaching has taken off. It's simple, fun, free, and gets you to see things you would not otherwise see. According to ...

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Your guide to geocaching at the Jersey Shore - USA TODAY

USA TODAY

Your guide to geocaching at the Jersey Shore
USA TODAY
It's a global adventure anyone can take part in using a geocaching app ? there are many ? and a GPS. They're tucked away behind lighthouses and amusement parks, stowed away on hiking trails and beaches, hanging from trees on busy city streets.




Coming soon: Your geocaching guide to the Shore - Asbury Park Press

Asbury Park Press

Coming soon: Your geocaching guide to the Shore
Asbury Park Press
I've spent the last week exploring the Shore through geocaching, and in an upcoming story I will share my favorite spots with you! With certain exceptions, I will be focusing on caches in Shore towns. But geocaching.com and other forums have plenty of ...