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Minelab's Ultimate Geocaching Hunt


What do you get when you combine the excitement of metal-detecting with the thrill-seeking of geocaching, and then add the sheer fun and energy of a creative photo contest? You get the ultimate hunt and a chance to win a trip to Mexico!

Minelab—the "World's Best Metal Detection Technologies", has created its greatest treasure-hunting adventure to date, and a new spin on geocaching. Introducing the "Ultimate Geocaching Hunt", where participants compete to win by snapping the most creative photos of special hidden coins in caches throughout the United States of America and Canada.

A Whole New Spin on "Hide-and-Seek"

In this contest, there are several ways to participate and win:


Request & Hide a Geocoin
Request a free Minelab Geocoin (while supplies last) and hit the open road to stash your Minelab geocoin inside of geocaches. Take an awesome picture of yourself hiding the geocoin, log your cache, and upload your photo to the Facebook Photo Contest app by following the directions here and you're in! Be creative! Prize details below.


Find a Minelab Geocoin
Didn't receive a free Minelab geocoin? You can still participate! Fire up your GPS or smartphone, strap on your metal detector, and the quest begins. Find a Minelab geocoin in a geocache and, record your discovery with an original picture that really stands out. Next, log your cache data and upload your photo to the Minelab Facebook Photo Contest app by following the directions here enter to win amazing prizes!


Gift with Purchase
Purchase a qualifying Minelab detector from 11/23/12-1/15/13 and receive a different, limited edition Minelab geocoin (while supplies last).

Photo Contest

Representatives from Minelab are judging the photos that best demonstrate the experience, creativity, and adventure of Geocaching, so make sure to be memorable!

Contest Prizes!

The first runner-up will receive a $400 Minelab voucher good for the purchase of Minelab products and also receive a Minelab shirt and hat prize. The "Ultimate" Grand Prize is one trip for two for a six-day/seven-night Mexican Cruise to Cabo, Puerto Vallarta, and Acapulco! One (1) winner will be chosen monthly to win a Minelab vest and will still be eligible for the Grand Prize or first runner-up prize. See contest rules.

Contest Dates

Contest will run from November 13, 2012 12:00:01am Central Standard Time (CST) until November 13, 2013 11:59:59pm Central Standard Time (CST). Please refer to the Official Contest Rules for the complete rules.

Additional Prizes Information

Some Minelab geocoins have been placed in geocaches by Minelab partners and authorized dealers and are eligible for additional dealer prizes. Some of these geocoins are subject to limitations set forth by the sponsoring partner and additional prizes may be subject to availability. The dealer prizes will not limit you from participating in the "Ultimate Geocaching Contest".

The Minelab "Ultimate Geocaching Hunt" photo contest is solely sponsored by Minelab Americas, Inc., a subsidiary of Codan, LTD. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and Canada who are 18 years and older at time of entry. Entry period for the contest commences at 12:01 a.m. (CST) on November 13, 2012 and expires at 11:59 PM (CST) on November 13, 2013. Void where prohibited. For details and restrictions, see the Official Contest Rules on the Minelab Facebook App Contest Page.

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