3 Steps to Hide a Geocache of Your Own
Hiding a geocache is a big step in the life of any geocacher. Watch the video above for tips and instructions on how to get started.
Be sure to read the Geocache Listing Requirements and Guidelines.
Take the Quiz
Before you hide a geocache, make sure you read and understand the Geocache Listing Requirements and Guidelines. Think you're ready? Take the quiz to find out.Take Quiz
Find a Great Spot and Prepare Your Geocache
Your geocache can bring adventurers to hidden parks, beautiful vistas, or even a spot they never knew existed. Before you hide your container, add a logbook and the instructions for finders.
Download the Instructions for FindersEnglishSmall
Submit Your Geocache for Review
Each geocache listing is reviewed by Community Volunteer Reviewers. Currently there are over 300 Community Volunteer Reviewers around the world.Learn More
Host a Geocaching Event
Geocaching Events are a great way to meet the local geocaching community or even bring geocachers from around the world together.
Be sure to read the current Event Guidelines.
CITO (Cache In Trash Out ®) Events are a way for the geocaching community to take care of the natural areas we enjoy while geocaching. Learn more about CITO events here.