View Full Version : Geocaching

01-18-2006, 08:34 AM
Anyone else into the GPS search thing?

01-18-2006, 12:09 PM
i have heard about it from one of my in-laws. looks like fun. do you do it?

01-18-2006, 01:45 PM
have done it a few times ....

some caches are really close to your home if ya look em up ....

try this link ....http://www.geocaching.com/

and look up your zip code .....

01-19-2006, 08:37 AM
I did it for a little while. Just don't subscribe to their email notification feature:rolleyes: . You'll get bombarded with updates. Some folks get pretty creative about it.

01-19-2006, 11:13 AM
i've been thinking about it.... looks fun and there are a ton around my area!!!

01-19-2006, 06:03 PM
I just started, seems like a good way to really learn what the GPS can do. I've already used it more than I have since I bought it.

01-19-2006, 10:04 PM
Its also a great way to get the kids involved!

Just go for a nice drive, walk, hike and bike trip and you'll see its family fun!

Bone Collector
01-29-2006, 04:30 AM
Hey, I've never heard of this before. I checked out the link that Nugefan left and this seems really cool. I see some caches in my area. I think I might give this a try sometime. Thanks for info!:cheers:


01-29-2006, 07:08 AM
never done it myself, but I stumbled accross this cache just yesterday out in Dawson Forest..


I was kinda scared opening it. I figured it was a geocache but you never know..


The litte camera inside didn't work, so I just left a message on the notepad provided. It had a few flashlights and some batteries. All of which looked to be in about the same condition as the camera. So, i didn't take anything, just closed it back up and left it where i found it.