(8 days ago) Video: what is geocaching (75 seconds) there are 4,356 geocaches around redmond. to get started, create a free geocaching account and download the official geocaching® app or use a gps device. 3 steps to begin your adventure. 1. create an account.
(1 year ago) In geocaching, participants navigate to a specific set of gps coordinates and then attempt to find the "geocache," (usually a container or marker) at that location. the survey mark shown here illustrates how some caches may be hard to spot, even if you have the coordinates! geocaching is an outdoor
(15 days ago) Geocaching / ˈ dʒ iː oʊ ˌ k æ ʃ ɪ ŋ / is an outdoor recreational activity, in which participants use a global positioning system (gps) receiver or mobile device and other navigational techniques to hide and seek containers, called "geocaches" or "caches", at specific locations marked by coordinates all over the world.
(10 days ago) Geocaching is the real-world adventure that's happening right now, all around you. watch this video to learn more about what geocaching is, how it works and how you can become a part of it.
(5 days ago) What is geocaching? 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. how is the game played?
(6 days ago) Just a short video showing and explaining what geocaching is. description borrowed from wikipedia: geocaching is an outdoor recreational activity, in which participants use a global positioning
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(9 months ago) What is geocaching? the short, humorous answer: take your eyes off of the gps occasionally so you don't fall down a hill (or worse). most gps units are accurate to within 20 feet, so when you are closer than this to the cache, it really can't tell you much more. at this point you should put it away and start looking.
(19 years ago) Geocaching, a type of high-tech treasure hunt, is a fun, easy way to get outdoors and use your gps receiver. find and log hidden caches worldwide. rei accessibility statement hide a cache just off a trail so non-geocachers won't notice it or be bothered by people looking for it.
(12 years ago) To understand what geocaching is all about, let's take a look at its history. in the spring of 2000, the u.s. government discontinued selective availability, its practice of degrading publicly-available gps signals. under this initiative, the gps inserted random errors in signals for commercial receivers that made accurately determining your position impossible -- your reading could be off by
(5 days ago) On 7/11/2018 at 11:16 am, cerberus1 said: same here. id really like to have the tech knowledge of hhl, but dyslexic old farts just cant get there. mini composition book, rite in rain notepad, or just an index card (if only one cache), and a couple pens kept me wordy on logs since we started. havi
(5 days ago) Geocaching is the activity of hiding a geocache container from public view for the challenge of participants using a global positioning system (gps) device and internet-published coordinates to then locate. once located, the participants typically take an item from the geocache, replacing it with one that they contribute.
(12 years ago) At first, the game was called "gps stash hunt," though it didn't take long before other players suggested alternative names. matt stum suggested geocaching, combining the words geo, meaning earth, and cache, meaning a temporary storage location. the name gained wide acceptance and is the most popular term used to describe the game today.
(5 days ago) Geocaching turns every location into an adventure. join the world's largest treasure hunting game and discover the world around you in a whole new way. millions of cleverly hidden containers called geocaches are waiting to be found. get outside, get moving, and challenge yourself to find secret locations, solve challenging puzzles, connect with other geocachers, and explore parts of your world
(15 days ago) What is geocaching? geocaching is a real-world, outdoor treasure hunting game. using a gps-enabled device (you can even use your smartphone), navigate to a specific set of gps coordinates and then attempt to find the container hidden at that location, known as a "geocache".
(3 years ago) Getting off the beaten path and exploring as a family is a fantastic way to teach your kids basic outdoor safety skills — from road safety to water safety, geocaching definitely requires these skills to be talked about and taught. problem solving: we have come across quite a few caches that have been puzzles to solve. from figuring out the
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(4 days ago) How geocaching can get your family outside, moving, and having fun deb lowther october 9, 2014 7 comments » getting outdoors and active as a family is not only good for your health, it’s great for family bonding, encouraging a love of adventure in our kids, and developing movement skills.
(13 days ago) A beginner’s step by step guide to geocaching geocaching is a great motivator to get outside and do some exploring, get some exercise and learn about areas you might otherwise never visit. you can think of geocaching as a high-tech treasure hunt where your job is to find a geocache – deviously hidden by another player – using a
(8 days ago) Im not sure why for everyone else, but the f&th coin is being put together right now only because the minter is putting their own money forward for production and is going to sell the majority and let us keep a few to put out in the field. a lot of cachers have expressed concern over where th
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(2 years ago) How to go geocaching. geocaching is an increasingly popular, inclusive, fun and healthy pastime for individuals of all ages. it is also great for groups like families, friends, classes and youth groups working as teams. the sport combines