Sailors’ Star — Geocache of the Week

Traditional Cache
GCVDHN
by vespax
Difficulty:
1.5
Terrain:
2.5
Location:
Western Cape, South Africa
S 34° 21.340 E 018° 29.689

Set your sails for a location that captures the minds of many who seek adventure and chase the thrills that only the beauty of nature can provide. This edition of Geocache of the Week, Sailors’ Star (GCVDHN), drops anchor at a fabled landmark, the Cape of Good Hope in South Africa.

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Geocaching 20th Anniversary Celebration postponed

No one likes to wait for a party. However, due to continued uncertainties related to COVID-19, Geocaching HQ is planning to host the Geocaching 20th Anniversary Celebration sometime in July/August 2022. We will announce the new date as soon as possible.

We are very sorry for any inconvenience this postponement may cause. However, we feel this is the best path to welcoming the worldwide geocaching community to Seattle and the Pacific Northwest in a safe and responsible manner. 

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Experience geology on Mars and other planets without leaving Earth

In early December as the Perseverance Rover reached the halfway point on its journey to Mars, we introduced a new twist to EarthCaching, Planetary Geology on Earth. These EarthCaches take visitors to geological features on Earth that also exist on other planets. Since then, EarthCaches in this series have been appearing all over the world!

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Limoni d’ Amalfi — Geocache of the Week

Traditional
GC2CCNV
by loffejensen
Difficulty:
2
Terrain:
3
Location:
Campania, Italy
N 40° 38.041 E 014° 36.352

Each day, the lemon trees of Amalfi grow fruit upon a cliff and peer down on the cozy Italian town below. They see their home from a gorgeous angle, and they give shelter to a cache that brings curious geocachers to a one of a kind place. A geocache can spark inspiration, bring you to new heights, or provide a fabulous view, but today’s Geocache of the Week, Limoni d’ Amalfi, does all of these things!

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