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Guide to Geocaching

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Geocaching is often called high tech treasure hunting, as you utilize a GPS device to track the coordinates of hidden caches, which typically contain logs to stamp or sign as well as trinkets. Whether you are intrigued by this sport and want to know more or are an experienced geocacher and want to learn creative ways to have even more fun, you will find the information you need in this guide. Tutorials will teach you how to start geocaching and interesting ways to enjoy this activity, while other articles will help you choose a GPS unit, find software or gear and more.

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