If you ask your kids to accompany you on a family hike through the world, they would probably, moan, groan and turn up the volume on their iPods.Â On the on other hand, if you ask them come out for a fun-filled, high-tech treasure hunt with a satellite navigation system, they will start packing before […]
If you’re looking for a fun, exciting way to exercise the body and mind, geocaching may become your next favorite weekend activity.Â Geocaching is a fast growing game that can be best described as a modern day treasure hunt.Â However, instead of simply using an old worn out map, you utilize a GPS receiver, a […]
Geocaching has quickly become a global phenomenon, as it puts the benefits of GPS technology on display for the entire world to see.Â With technology on its side, geocaching is a popular game and essentially a more sophisticated version of real-life treasure hunting.Â The players, known as geocachers, hunt for treasure with the aid of […]
Geocaching and GPS can integrate nicely into a comprehensive higher education program. This can actually be accomplished relatively simply – all one really needs is a GPS device, and a hunger for adventure!
GPS can assist in environmental protection in many ways, but what’s probably a lesser known fact is that Geocaching can do so as well â€“ in a simple, yet innovative type of way. With the Cache In Trash Out initiative, Geocache enthusiasts are helping to clean up our outdoors areas, while having a really fun […]
Geocaching isn’t only for adults – kids can have a lot of fun participating in the activity as well, and they can learn a great deal about navigation and orienteering in the meantime. It doesn’t take much to start. Just a child who’s willing to learn, a spirit of adventure, and a portable, handheld Global […]
Those new to the exciting, high tech game of Geocaching may have many questions about what it is and how to play. Here, we try to answer a few of these for you.
Breaking down the tower: GPS Babel Another potentially useful tool to employ in conjunction with the usage of the GPS unit is the GPS Babel system.