Geocaching Thread...

Discussion in 'Hobbies' started by ninjawesome, Aug 24, 2015.

  1. ninjawesome

    ninjawesome Currently being awesome Premium Member

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    Does anyone here like to Geocache?

    Geocaching is a real-world, outdoor treasure hunting game using GPS-enabled devices. Participants navigate to a specific set of GPS coordinates and then attempt to find the geocache (container) hidden at that location.

    Go to Geocaching.com to find out more. I love Geocaching.
     
  2. katsdar

    katsdar Overrun With Chickens

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    I have been wanting to get into it, love treasure hunts, but haven't yet, I don't know how to read coordinates, ok so tips and hints,
     
  3. ninjawesome

    ninjawesome Currently being awesome Premium Member

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    Geocaching.com has lots of how-to videos, but they also have an easy-to-use app for Apple/Android. You don't even need a GPS to geocache: just download the app! The app finds the coordinates for you, you do not need to type them in.

    I hope this helps!
     
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  4. katsdar

    katsdar Overrun With Chickens

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    How long have you been doing this?
     
  5. ninjawesome

    ninjawesome Currently being awesome Premium Member

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    I found out about it the June before last. I'm an outdoorsy guy and I love the joy of finding a cache. I also enjoy hiding them.
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    My son had done it a couple of times and liked it very much. I still don't "get it," but, IF I did, he probably wouldn't do it anymore.
     
  7. ShawnsChick

    ShawnsChick Out Of The Brooder

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    It's been awhile since my husband has done this, however I used to enjoy going Geocaching with him. Maybe he will pick it up again in the future, when he's not so busy!!
     
  8. cutechick53

    cutechick53 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I've done it before! My friend and I are planning to do one that involves hiking at a mountain near our house.
     
  9. ninjawesome

    ninjawesome Currently being awesome Premium Member

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    Sweet! [​IMG]
     

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