Geocaching.com Caption Contest 30 – Win a Barely Coveted Prize

WINNING CAPTION: "You must be at least this tall to find this geocache." Vyp’s wife

Geocaching can often be a search for what’s hidden in plain sight. Share your gift for clever captions in the 30th installment of our Geocaching.com Caption Contest. You could earn a barely coveted prize. What caption would you write for the picture above? The image was originally posted on our Geocaching.com Facebook page by Thorsten Skibba.

Submit your caption by clicking on “Comments” below. Please include your geocaching username in all entries. Then, explore the captions other geocachers have posted.

Barely Coveted Prize

You’re encouraged to ‘influence’ the voting process (*nudge*nudge*). “Like” the caption that you think should win. If you think your caption should win, convince your fellow geocachers, your friends, and family to “like” your caption. Lackeys vote from the top finalists to decide the winner of the contest.

The winner receives the ‘barely coveted prize’ you see to the left, which may actually be quite coveted. It’s is a vintage ‘100 Years of Scouting’ Trackable.

Click the image to see the winner of this caption contest

More than a two dozen Lackeys voted to award the winner of the 29th Geocaching.com Caption Contest a barely coveted prize. Click on the image at right to discover the winning caption from the last Geocaching.com Caption Contest.

Explore all the past winning captions by checking out all the Geocaching.com Caption Contests. If you have suggestions for Geocaching.com Caption Contest photos, send a message and the image to pr@groundspeak.com.

  • Skivob

    This way to new adventures

  • tmturk

    Looks like a 0.5/0.5 to me!  (tmturk)

  • Mathfreak63

    Which way do we go, George, which way do we go?

  • Jusojara

    Just in case your GPSr says ‘straight on’!

  • Jusojara

    Just in case your GPSr says ‘straight on’!

  • woman123

    your getting warmer!!

  • Blaidd Drwg Mike

    Sign, Signs, everywhere a sign.

  • Frosty Jack

    Why did the Geocacher cross the road? 

    Frosty Jack

  • Wizzard Prang

    Lo-tech backup for when your GPSr batteries run flat at the critical moment.

  • Alfyboy

    Decoy Geocache THIS WAY…

  • Team Hoopty

    In the words of Bill Engvall, “Here’s your sign”….  Team Hoopty

  • Ultimaterockhounds

    The REAL reason the wolf was able to beat Little Red to Grandma’s House!

  • Angela_zemla

    Hint: abar arrqrq

  • GeoWendy

    How we Geocached before the invention of the GPS.

  • Frankie & Johnny

    A sign like that woulda/coulda/shoulda reduced our 400+ DNF’s. Okay…maybe not ?

  • LoudmouthLee: DNF. I think this one was muggled.

  • Ray Davies

    That can’t be it honey, the iphone says it is eighty feet further up the trail.

  • Silver Hand

    How many times have this sign been turned?…that’s why I always carry my handy little GPS!

  • Hotspud

    Way to go, Bro!

  • Carol Gilbert

    Ancienne facon de chercher les géocaches avant l invention du GPS 

  • Natz300

    Follow the geocache road (natz300)

  • cmor13

    There are 6 Marines in this picture. None of them are holding the cache.

  • Tobias_and_petronella

    I’ve heard of Geo-trails, but never a Geo-Lane.

  • Shawnbn

    follow the arrow

  • Marthari

    Hey Wolfy…FOUND IT, I think

  • HercJerk


  • Swissfam

    Mr Cache’s cabin continued to be visited by a steady stream of strangers mumbling about “muggles” until his wife said, “George, take down that stupid sign”

  • If this is how you post hints, YOU’RE DOING IT WRONG! -RampagerBOH

  • Larry Standlee

    Why does a Geocacher cross the road? Because his GPS pointed him that way! BTW nice sign! 

  • Cwcamp

    O Bob, Quick run back to the car and get that G P ———- S thing and lets check it

  • Geocahing? I have never seen this town, let’s go!

  • FredPhil96

    Cacher: Trust me. The cache is definitely to the left of the path.
    GPS: I think you’re wrong. The cache has got to be right of the path.
    Cacher: I don’t know who you think you are but Google Maps said the cache was to the left of the path… (Spots sign)
    GPS: I’m always right.
    Cacher: Well, I wouldn’t say always…

  • Anonymous

    Geocaching 101:

    Sometimes in wooded areas, a GPS signal can become spotty. If this occurs, a cacher will oftentimes trust their “geosense” to locate the hidden cache. (see fig. above)


  • georeapers

    “This way to insanity”

  • Cpa

    Yeah, that’s all very well but I am wanting to know which is the way to Amarillo.

    Global Voyager.

  • This Should Throe Those Muggles Off.
    GC Name: Cache Slinger

  • Unimoggers

    When all else fails, get out and ask for directions.

  • Hmmm……Maybe I could find that one…..

  • Amik Makade Ron Stevens

    No hint needed.

  • 47° 38.000 W 122° 20.000

  • 47° 38.000 W 122° 20.000

  • klhbr

    Do not take the direction too serious!

  • Ivelostmypants

    “Oh George! How many times to I need to show you how to sign a geocache!?”

  • Ivelostmypants


  • Trracer

    So what does the GPS say? 100 yards left!?!

  • lewistough

    Geocache, USA – Twinned with Geocoin, Signal and Treasure Island (Urbandude23)

  • Urbandude23

    Geocache, USA – Twinned with Geocoin, Signal and Treasure Island (Urbandude23)

  • Phillip Senn

    pcsenn submits:

    “Is there a hint?”

  • Ivelostmypants

    ‘Papermore Geocaching’

  • Ivelostmypants

    Oh God just gimmie a sign!