• Geocaching

    Geocaching

    by I know I’ve talked a bit about it before, but… Geocaching, in its barest, simplest form, is a real-world treasure hunt. Armed with a set of GPS coordinates and a device of some kind to tell you how close you are to those coordinates, you go out into the world and find the secret treasure, the geocache. It could be very large. It could be very small. It’s likely small and quite probably camouflaged in some way. Not always. It may have little things to trade inside. Probably, but there’s no guarantee, there’s a slip of paper or a small book or something for you to sign and date.…

  • Geocaching

    Placing Caches

    by So with the sadness and horror all around about the US election (even I posted about it, and I probably will again as some of the horror begins to morph into real-world shapes), it’s time for something a little lighter. Youngest and I are taking our geocaching to the next level. We’ve been talking hiding more of our own caches about it for a while, and since we decided to celebrate our thousandth find by placing ten new ones of our own, it’s time. But she wants to do more than just basic caches. She wants to place interesting, strange, entertaining, or bizarre caches. I think we should do…