Join us and REI to #OptOutside

For many of us, 2020 did not look the way we imagined. We each had challenges to overcome this year as our realities changed. Geocaching offered us a way to escape into nature and reset our perspectives. As we opted to spend more time outside, we realized that nature has a unique way to heal us all. When things felt uncertain we could count on venturing outside, feeling the solid ground beneath our shoes, breathing in the fresh air of the great outdoors, and holding our GPS or phone in hand as we headed out to participate in the world’s largest treasure hunt.

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New country souvenir, Albania, with Geocache of the Week: Butrint

Traditonal
GC32Q2J
by Fefekladno
Difficulty:
3
Terrain:
2
Location:
Albania
N 39° 44.748 E 020° 01.231

Today, we release a new country/regional souvenir for Albania. If you have found a geocache in Albania, you automatically receive the souvenir on your profile.

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Best of: GIFF!

Lights, Camera, Geocache! Best of: GIFF (Full length video)

From 2013 – 2019 hundreds of filmmakers from around the world submitted their videos to the Geocaching International Film Festival. We saw special effects, expert editing, and amazing creative execution.

We put together a full length “Best of: GIFF” compilation from every year including honorable mentions and winners.

If you cannot view the video above select this link to view on YouTube:

Best of: Giff

The most Favorited Letterbox Hybrids on each continent

These are the most Favorited Letterbox Hybrids on each continent. Letterbox Hybrids are based on an older kind of container search, called letterboxing. Each letterbox contains a logbook, and a rubber stamp. From a cinema in Hong Kong, to a picturesque peak on the way to Machu Picchu, we’re highlighting the best places to send a postcard!

This is the fifth in a series about the most Favorited geocaches on each continent. Stay tuned next month for our next installment, and be sure to check out the previous versions of the most Favorited Virtuals, EarthCaches, Traditional Caches, and Multi-Caches.

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