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March, 2010 | The Joy of Geocaching Book

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Well,Paul has been on Twitter for years. And Dana,too. Now even our geohound,Jacoby,is on Twitter. So naturally,our “first child,”our book,is now on Twitter,too. Follow the book,the dog,the girl and the boy!

Origins of Geocaching

Our friend Jaguar at Quill Driver (our publisher) sent us a link about the origins of geocaching that we wanted to share with you. Here’s a link to the usenet post that Dave Ulmer wrote,starting the whole game. Enjoy!

Power Trail to the Extreme

There’s an interesting discussion going on over at the Podcacher Forums about a new power trail in California that is closing in on 600 containers,each spaced 1/10 of a mile apart. The containers appear to be placed along a highway for easy finding.

The tone of the debate is that reviewers should never have [...]

What is Geocaching?,a video by Groundspeak

Thank you,Groundspeak,for making this adorable and easy-to-follow video!

First Copies Have Landed

…on our front porch,at least. And also at an Amazon near you. We appreciate your purchases and your reviews. We’ll also be sending free copies to the many people who gave us guidance when we were writing the book.


First Copies Have Arrived

Dana and I are in Austin,TX for South by Southwest. the timing was great because the first copies of The Joy of Geocaching arrived at the warehouse on Tuesday and our publisher expressed them to us here. On Thursday night we had dinner with Mrs. Captain Picard,TreyB and Moosiegirl who,along with The [...]

One Million One and Counting!

That’s how many books we hope to sell! But that’s ALSO how many active geocaches there are in the world,according to Geocaching.com’s home page today. So congratulations to an amazing milestone to all our geocaching friends out there. Geocaching (and Groundspeak,their parent company) also celebrates their 10th anniversary this year,so hitting both [...]

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