Enter Your Geocaching Video into GIFF Geocaching is ripe for one more acronym. Move aside BYOP* and TNLN** —get ready for GIFF. It’s the Geocaching International Film Festival. The finest videos from the global geocaching community will be showcased as part of the 2013 Geocaching Block Party in Seattle on August 17. You’re invited to submit up to two entries. All entries should be one to five minutes in length. The GIFF final entries will be judged by geocaching organizations around the world. They’ll vote on winners in five categories, including Most Instructional, Best Cinematography, Most Inspirational, Most Adventurous and [...]
[Click CC for Subtitles] It’s a small step for geocaching and even a smaller step for geocaches. Field tested and geocacher approved, a new geocache size has entered the adventure of geocaching. Just be sure to pack your magnifying glass, tweezers and a metric ton of patience. The new geocache size is named “T.I.N.Y.” It stands for Teentsy Infinitesimal Nucleic Yocto Geocache. Just how small are they? Take a look at this: . Right here: . Yeah. The T.I.N.Y. geocaches are smaller than that punctuation mark. Or this one: . Interested? Curious? Don’t know what Yocto means? There’s one way [...]
Geocaching adventures can take you to new vantage points, down scenic roads and into long-forgotten forests. You’ll search through both new parks and familiar neighborhoods. The adventure is in the journey, but the real thrill can begin when you close in on the coordinates. When you uncover a geocache, a hidden story is revealed: who traveled to this location and the adventure they had along the way. But the exact appearance of the container you’re looking for is often a mystery. The geocache page will usually tell you the size of the geocache, but sometimes you’ll encounter an “other” or [...]
[Click CC for subtitles] Watch the new Geocaching Year in Review video to see the geocaching highlights of 2012. With geocaches found more than 68 million times in 2012, last year could be called the Year of “Found it.” And that’s just caches—thousands of geocachers spent Leap Day, International Geocaching Day and 12-12-12 attending events, meeting other geocachers, along with finding geocaches. We also watched our community grow to new heights as you shared the adventure of geocaching with friends and family. We’re excited about what’s ahead in 2013. We’re approaching two million active geocaches. That’s two million adventures for [...]
[Click CC for subtitles] They don’t all speak the same language and they don’t all live on the same continent, but all of these geocachers have something in common: they’re all united through their love of geocaching and the community it creates. These 16 geocachers, some in teams of two, are committed to sharing the adventure of geocaching. They have all been named featured Geocachers of the Month. Watch Geocaching.com Presents: Meet the Geocachers of the Month to see why their local geocaching communities nominated them, and why they were honored with the recognition. Hear from TeamAstro, Lulusoy, AbbeyAckbar and whbaisden. No matter where they live or [...]
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