Gotta Find’em All

Over Thanksgiving weekend, my husband and I decided to place a new geocache, our first multi-cache, in town. This cache has been in the works for a while, since it was initially inspired by my brother’s online store: The Last Lucky Egg Store (Instagram: @lastluckyegg). We were both excited about the new app, Pokémon Go, […]

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2016 Geocacher Wish List

The holidays should center on family and friends, appreciating the reason for the season. However, I also love brainstorming the perfect present for all the special people in my life to show them how much I really care and pay attention to their interests. So, if you feel the same as me, looking for a […]

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Geocaching Date!

Here in the MonDak region, geocaching is our go-to afternoon dating choice. We are very grateful that we live around a lot of family, and luckily, they are thrilled to babysit when we ask. This past weekend, the J’s parents watched our little cacher for a few hours, so we could go on a geocaching […]

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7 Types of Muggles

Over the years, I’ve ran into many muggles while geocaching. It’s inevitable. The question becomes, as these strangers approach, what will they say or how will they respond when I explain what I’m doing. Here’s a list of the types of muggles I’ve encountered. 1. The Concerned Neighbor  These muggles do not know that their […]

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The Urban Caching Dilemma

I have a love/hate relationship with urban geocaches, those typical LPCs and key hides. Last weekend, my family traveled to Fargo, North Dakota and our little cacher met one of her uncles for the first time. While we were staying at a hotel, I, of course, ran of search of nearby geocaches. Actually, I had […]

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MonDak Cemetery Series

North Dakota and Montana have several country cemeteries. I’m not sure how other states compare, but due to the amount of homesteaders that lived off the land in the “middle of nowhere,” many small sites were erected. To pay tribute and educate the geocaching public, one cacher in particular, SGT red jeep, has taken the […]

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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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Best GeoSwag Finds

From 2012 to present, geocaching has gifted us many great stories, laughs, and memories. Sometimes we have been awarded with an awesome prize or swag item too. I wanted to share the best goodies we’ve received, what objects we usually leave behind, and a few housekeeping tips. The treasure is definitely not my favorite part […]

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What are Trackables?

Travel bugs, geocoins, pathtags, extagz, cachekinz, proxies, and cache buddies are all words you may have heard to describe trackables. On the very basic level, all of these items are meant to travel – either on a mission or between geocachers. I’ll explain the purpose of each of these, how to log them, and general […]

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A Geocacher’s Backpack

  We have been geocaching since 2012, and in that time, we’ve realized how nice it is to be prepared for any geocache we may find. Living in western North Dakota, most geocaches are placed out on dirt roads, miles away from our apartment, so I always grab our fully stocked backpack for the trip. […]

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