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Tip of the Day 9/30:Caching with Kids

We like these tips by Angela England on caching with kids. We hope you find them useful,too:

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Select the cache carefully. Not all caches are created equal when you are searching for your geocache with kids. Try to find an easier level geocache,preferably one that is hidden in a larger container,easy [...]

Tip of the Day 9/29:Choosing a GPSr —antenna jack

In this post on Choosing a GPSr (GPS receiver),we’d like to explain why or why not you may consider an antenna jack.

An outboard antenna can come in handy in densely wooded or urban areas. With prices starting at under $20,an antenna is a low-cost way to boost reception quality,but it’s also [...]

Tip of the Day 9/27:Three Musketeers

In this Geo-Jargon Monday,we’d like to tell you what “Three Musketeers”is.

Three Musketeers is…

A method of group cache hunting,which takes its name from the Musketeer motto,“All for one and one for all.”Unlike the Huckle-Buckle-Beanstalk method,as soon as one person in their group finds the cache,the hunt is [...]

Tip of the Day 9/23:Respect the local critters

When hiking through nature,it’s easy to forget that you’re walking through someone’s home. Actually,a lot of someones. All kinds of creatures live where we walk,and not all of them politely get out of our way. Keep in mind this general concept and you’ll be a lot safer and so will the animals.

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Tip of the Day 9/22:Choosing a GPSr —barometric altimeter

In our first post on Choosing a GPSr (GPS receiver),we’d like to explain why or why not you may consider a barometric altimeter.

The satellite-based altimeter offered in most GPSr devices can give you at best a reasonable approximation of your altitude,but it’s not their strong point. Some units have a built-in secondary [...]

Tip of the Day 9/21:Geotagging Makes Photos Location-Aware

In our weekly Tech Tuesday tip,we tell you how to use technology to help you geocache.

Geotagging is a great way to associate the pictures you take with the places you’ve been. It’s also a good way to show other geocachers what scenery to expect when they go after a cache. Photo sharing services [...]

Tip of the Day 9/20:TNLNSL

Sometimes all the acronyms of geocaching can get confusing to a newbie,so we’d like to help with some common abbreviations that cachers will find in logs and descriptions on Geocaching.com.

In this Geo-Jargon Monday,we’d like to tell you what “TNLNSL”is.

“TNLNSL”means…

Took Nothing/Left Nothing/Signed Log.

You may also see this message [...]

Tip of the Day 9/16:Tips for Event Planners

Last Thursday,we published a list of tips for event attendees. Today,we’d like to share some tips for those cachers who plan events. Here are our thoughts:

Meet and Greets are easy to plan and usually attract a good number of players. Conversations strengthen bonds and also help educate the group as a whole. [...]

Tip of the Day 9/14:Owning a cache means maintaining a cache

When you place a cache,you’re responsible for keeping it up. If it disappears,it the top cracks,if the logbook fills up or gets wet —it’s up to the cache owner to fix it.

Most cachers only keep a limited number of caches just for this reason. Because maintaining them (especially if they’re [...]

Tip of the Day 9/13:CITO

Sometimes all the acronyms of geocaching can get confusing to a newbie,so we’d like to help with some common abbreviations that cachers will find in logs and descriptions on Geocaching.com.

In this Geo-Jargon Monday,we’d like to tell you what “CITO”is.

“CITO”means…

Cache In/Trash Out.

It is the code of all geocachers [...]