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Tip of the Day 9/3:Hints Can Fool You

In our Find It Friday tip,we’d like to give you a clue about what to do when searching for a cache.

Clyde England,the developer of Geocaching Swiss Army Knife,told us this story. It’s an example of how hints can actually throw you off the trail:

“The cache that was set on the [...]

Tip of the Day 7/29:Common goals keep an outing fun

When caching with other people,make sure to keep it fun by hashing out ahead of time what the goals of each person are. If some are out for a nice leisurely stroll in the woods and others want to clear out a park by sunset,you may have some discord on the trail. Keeping [...]

Tip of the Day 7/28:Sticker ‘Round

If your handwriting is as bad a Paul’s,or if you just don’t like squeezing your name into tiny logbooks,create stickers with your geocaching handle and maybe a special logo,URL or Twitter ID. We use Avery 5267 labels,which enables us to squeeze 160 labels onto a single printed sheet. You can even [...]

Tip of the Day 7/27:Difficulty/Terrain ratings are your friends

Those pesky star system ratings that tell you difficulty and terrain for each cache aren’t just for pocket query sorting! Keep them in mind when you’re actually at Ground Zero (GZ) and you may find the cache right in front of you.

A terrain of 1 means that it’s wheelchair-accessible,so if you’re searching off [...]

JOGTOTD coming Monday!

Mark your calendars,folks! On Monday we’ll start publishing here on our blog a Joy of Geocaching Tip of the Day (JOGTOTD),which will be short little tips to help you become more successful cachers.

We’re the first to admit we don’t have all the answers,though! If you’ve got a great tip you’d like [...]


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