How to Camo a Bison

Bison tubes are one of the most popular geocache containers. I for one have found and hidden my fair share of these metal capsules. Before I keep writing, I have to say that I appreciate every cache; I’m glad to have a reason to go outside, and I’m very grateful for anyone who funds my […]

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7 Tips for Geocaching with a Baby

Our little cacher, Sophia, is officially one year old! This internationally celebrated event also marks one year Jon and I have been parents. We’re basically pros at this whole thing, so I thought I’d share some tips and experiences we had while out on the field, geocaching with our daughter. We’d love to hear your […]

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5 Reasons to Wear Pants (While Geocaching)

Unwanted Stares I have to say it! If you weren’t wearing anything to cover up the downstairs, people will probably stare…and do you really want to draw attention to yourself while geocaching? Um…muggles! (I realize other clothing options are available other than pants, but the title of this post may be misleading.) Bug and Snake […]

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3 Event Cache Games

Pizza, geocaching, and games! A fellow Instagram-geocacher, @emilierene, decided to take a road trip through my area, and I wanted to host a fun event for her to attend with her parents, as well as the other cachers in town. Since the event was set at supper time, we chose a pizza place for the location. […]

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How to Get “FREE” Pathtags

Each year, starting in 2014, I have designed and bought my own pathtag. Every year, I have balked at the price; $110 + shipping and handling for the base price? Plus $25 for a design partner? The coupons the site offers are nice, but I wanted a cheaper option. A FREE option. When our daughter […]

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Our First CITO Event!

This past weekend, my husband and I traveled to Dickinson, ND for our first CITO Event! CITO means “Cache In, Trash Out” and is celebrated during Earth Day week. Geocachers receive a special souvenir symbolizing their efforts in keeping our “game board,” aka the earth, clean. We were excited to take a day to meet […]

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Hide a Geocache, Become a CO

Yay! A new CO (cache owner) is in the making! If you’re reading this to learn how to place your own geocache and have probably made about 50 finds, congrats! The following steps are how I hide each and every one of my traditional geocaches; however, there are more than one way to hide a […]

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10 Reasons to Host an Event Cache

My family hosted an event cache this past weekend, “Coffee and Caching,” and I thought I’d share reasons why you should consider hosting your own event cache. This was my second hosted event and fourth event that I’ve attended. This also helped me get closer to achieving one of my 2017 resolutions (hosting and/or attending […]

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How to Receive FREE Trackables

Getting free stuff is great. Getting free trackables? Super awesome. After a few years of interacting with the geocaching community, I have found four ways to receive free trackables that I’d like to share with you all. Oh yeah, and I’ll be giving away five trackable items next weekend. Keep reading to find out how to […]

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