The Geocaching Handbook

The Geocaching Handbook

The Guide for Family Friendly, High-tech Treasure Hunting

Book - 2011
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This revised and updated handbook covers everything an aspiring geocacher needs to get started, and it provides plenty of information to help practicing geocachers take their skills to the next level. Learn how the game began--in a new foreword by its founding father, Dave Ulmer--and discover how to: select a cache listing and begin your hunt for the treasure; buy a GPS receiver and use it to navigate to the cache; create and hide your own cache for others to find; practice backcountry safety and geocaching etiquette; play other geo-games, such as "Are U Nuts?" and "Geodashing"; and connect with other geocachers through clubs, online communities, and geo-events--Cover.
Publisher: Guilford, Conn. : Falcon, [2011], ©2011
Edition: Second edition
ISBN: 9780762763832
Branch Call Number: 623.89 Ca
Characteristics: xiii, 129 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm


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If you want to get your technology-obsessed kids (or spouse!) outside, try geocaching!

When the GPS satellites were opened up for public use, one of the benefits was the ability to do geocaching. A good look at an activity the whole family can do together.

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Jun 17, 2014

great book ive been geocaching for years and I love the histry


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