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Category Archives: Extreme Geocaching

Top 6 Geocaching Resolutions

by: Danielle Navarre   A new year begins the promise of new possibilities… 2015 presents the potential for lifelong memories and a long list of resolutions that we all cross our fingers we keep. Whether it be to spend more time with our families or shed that extra five pounds, we all make resolutions for the better. But for all the good intentions, only a tiny fraction of people keep their resolutions. However, one should never underestimate a geocacher and their iron will to reach any and everything they set their minds to. Since its early days, goals have been […]

5 Best Geocaching Posts of 2014

The 14th year of geocaching is coming to close. Our passion for adventure this past year bubbled over with Personality, First to Finds, Wet Surprises, a Message in a Bottle and another epic First to Find.  Those are your Top 5 Posts of 2014. Click on any post to see what the fuss is about. 5) Epic First to Find   4) Message in a Bottle    3) Wet Surprises – The Video 2) First to Find – After 4,355 Days 1) Take the Geocaching Personality Quiz   Now, brag a little bit, share your top geocaching moment of 2014 in comments […]

All I Got for Christmas was a DNF, but then…

Editor’s note: DNF’s or Did Not Finds are an important part of the geocaching experience, and maybe one of the most frustrating parts. The questions start to boil over, is it even here, why is the hint so vague, can’t anyone post a picture which offers a clue? WHY!?! But, as we learn through exploring, it’s not often the destination but the journey. Geocachers, Peanuts or Pretzels, show us that sometimes a DNF is the gift of a story, a voyage, a view and a sunset. By: Josh & Liz Peanuts or Pretzels www.peanutsorpretzels.com   Recently, we took to the […]

Go Geocaching Like a Local

We recently released 6 shiny new Geocaching Souvenirs for Greece, Mexico, Belgium, Brazil, Croatia, and Italy. In case any of these countries are still on your bucket list (or if you’re planning a return trip) check out this pocket dictionary of common phrases used in Geocaching. They’re perfect for starting or ending a fantastic log entry.      Brazil (Portuguese) Take a virtual vacation and tour of some of Brazil’s best geocaches. Obrigado pela Cache (Thanks for the cache) Encontrada (Found) Boa aventura (Good adventure) A minha primeira cache (My first cache)   Belgium (Dutch, French, German) Check out one of Belgium’s most-favorited […]

6 New Country Souvenirs Now Available

As of today, you can earn six new country souvenirs for your Geocaching profile. Country souvenirs are virtual pieces of art that are displayed on your Geocaching profile page when you find a geocache in certain locations. The new souvenirs are available for: – Croatia – Italy – Belgium – Brazil – Greece – Mexico If you’ve already found a geocache in any of these countries, you’ll automatically receive the souvenir on your profile. Souvenirs that are currently available can be found here. You can view which ones you’ve already earned by checking out your Souvenirs on Geocaching.com. Out of […]


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