GeoSnippits Reboot Podcast: Ep. 076 – He Said / She Said: What Is Geocaching?

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The GeoSnippits Reboot Podcast: Geocaching Insights – A tutorial podcast about geocaching.

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GeoSnippits Reboot Podcast: Ep. 076 – He Said / She Said: What Is Geocaching?

In tonight’s episode of the GeoSnippits Reboot Podcast: Geocaching Insights hosts Andy HeadHardHat Smith and Wife Amy the HeadHardHatress discuss in and interesting HE Said/ SHE Said format about many of the basics of Geocaching. This should be really interesting. Come and join in the fun. Plus we will want your thoughts about our topics tonight as well and you just might get in a drawing to win a prize. 

Meet up at http://geosnippits.com/gsreboot-podcast/ or go to geosnippits.com and click the GSREBOOT PODCAST option in the menu to see the LIVE viewing area to watch as we record the show and also join in our world wide chat room with geocachers from around the planet.

Pre-Show starts about 8:05PM ET with the actual podcast starting at 8:30PM ET. Come join in the fun!

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SHOW NOTES FOR EPISODE 076

The Discussion Topics for the Show:

The topic tonight is what is geocaching with a twist. For the newer geocachers and those on the fence for starting out with our favorite outdoor activity. Wife Amy and I are going to do a He Said / She Said style of discussion based on geocaching topics pulled randomly out of a hat. Each person will have two minutes to give their viewpoints based on the subject chosen.

What is Geocaching (overview)?
What are the benefits of geocaching?
What is the use of SWAG to you when geocaching and why?
Geocaching as a group yes or no?
What are the best geocaching containers to find?
Other than traditional geocaches what other types of geocaches are best?
Road Trip or Local geocaching?
Woodland Finds or Urban and why?
Ammo Boxes or Nanos?
Scenic Sights, Never Knew It Was There or Historic Sights?
Prepared Geocaching Trip or Complete Adhoc (Devil May Care)?
Fast Food/Drive Thru or Sit down and eat stops?
Favorite Snacks and Drinks when geocaching?
New Hides or Ancient Finds?
Swamps, Woods, Desert, Mountains or Water Finds?
Easy or Extreme Finds?
GPS or SmartPhone?

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The GeoSnippits Reboot Podcast is a tutorial show designed to educate and entertain geocachers of all experience levels. Each Thursday at 8:30PM ET, Co-host Dave DeBaeremaeker and GeoSnippits founder Andy HeadHardHat Smith discuss interesting aspects of Geocaching in an easy to understand tutorial manner. Giving advice and insights to our game,sport and obsession in ways only they can provide.

GeoSnippits Geocaching Tutorial videos have over 500,000 views from around the world and have been teaching geocachers since 2008. You can see our live show and dozens of our free archived videos at GeoSnippits.com.

GeoSnippits Reboot Podcast: Ep. 075 – Identifying Dangerous Things While Geocaching

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The GeoSnippits Reboot Podcast: Geocaching Insights – A tutorial podcast about geocaching.

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GeoSnippits Reboot Podcast: Ep. 075 – Identifying Dangerous Things While Geocaching

In tonight’s episode of the GeoSnippits Reboot Podcast: Geocaching Insights hosts Andy HeadHardHat Smith and Wife Amy the HeadHardHatress discuss many of the dangerous encounters with critters while geocaching. Many of our examples come from geocachers all around the world and what they look out for before reaching for that geocache.  

PLUS we are giving away LIVE on the show an Ultraviolet Flashlight from GxProxy.com. This and so much more!

Meet up at http://geosnippits.com/gsreboot-podcast/ or go to geosnippits.com and click the GSREBOOT PODCAST option in the menu to see the LIVE viewing area to watch as we record the show and also join in our world wide chat room with geocachers from around the planet.

Pre-Show starts about 8:05PM ET with the actual podcast starting at 8:30PM ET. Come join in the fun!

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SHOW NOTES FOR EPISODE 075

Things To Look Out For:

Poisonous Plants
How To Identify?
Poison Ivy, Sumac and Oak – http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/plants/
http://www.fs.usda.gov/Internet/FSE_DOCUMENTS/stelprdb5288048.pdf

Giant Hogweed Identification and Comparison with Cow Parsnip
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sysmrqw4sEo

Poison Parsley

Venomous Snakes
How to Identify?
http://www.wikihow.com/Identify-a-Venomous-Snake

Spiders
Dangerous Insects and Arachnids
http://www.wilderness-survival.net/Appd.php

Harmful Insects
Scorpions
Fire Ants
Ticks
Bees / Wasps / Hornets
The puss caterpillar, or woolly slug – United States
http://www.webmd.com/first-aid/tc/puss-caterpillar-stings-topic-overview

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The GeoSnippits Reboot Podcast is a tutorial show designed to educate and entertain geocachers of all experience levels. Each Thursday at 8:30PM ET, Co-host Dave DeBaeremaeker and GeoSnippits founder Andy HeadHardHat Smith discuss interesting aspects of Geocaching in an easy to understand tutorial manner. Giving advice and insights to our game,sport and obsession in ways only they can provide.

GeoSnippits Geocaching Tutorial videos have over 500,000 views from around the world and have been teaching geocachers since 2008. You can see our live show and dozens of our free archived videos at GeoSnippits.com.

GeoSnippits Reboot Podcast: Ep. 074 – August Mish Mash Episode

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The GeoSnippits Reboot Podcast: Geocaching Insights – A tutorial podcast about geocaching.

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GeoSnippits Reboot Podcast: Ep. 074 – August Mish Mash Episode

In tonight’s episode of the GeoSnippits Reboot Podcast: Geocaching Insights hosts Andy HeadHardHat Smith and Wife Amy the HeadHardHatress discuss Tattoos, Subcutaneous Travel Bugs, A Show and Tell of making your own pathtag display and more. 

Plus we officially start the Spac Coast Geocaching Store Patron Contest for August!

Meet up at http://geosnippits.com/gsreboot-podcast/ or go to geosnippits.com and click the GSREBOOT PODCAST option in the menu to see the LIVE viewing area to watch as we record the show and also join in our world wide chat room with geocachers from around the planet.

Pre-Show starts about 8:00PM ET with the actual podcast starting at 8:30PM ET. Come join in the fun!

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SHOW NOTES FOR EPISODE 074

Discover The World’s First Implanted Travel Bug
TB60ZG6 The Mark of a Geocacher – kjwx New Zealand
– the world’s first subcutaneous TB

Travel Bug Tattoos and Gravestones
Would you? Would you allow your children?

Show and Tell: PathTag Display Frame
Thanks for the idea by BibleManRick
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1 8×10 or any size photo frame
1 Glue Stick
1 8×10 or form fit magnetic printable page
63 pathtags 9×7

Glue printable side to back of photo back (magnetic side facing glass)
Put pathtags in 9×7 grid with each touching
Put frame backing back into frame

Can use Shadow boxes as well
Pathtag Cubes – six pathtags
Wooden Shapes circles with small magnet in center
Pathtag box
Wall murals

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The GeoSnippits Reboot Podcast is a tutorial show designed to educate and entertain geocachers of all experience levels. Each Thursday at 8:30PM ET, Co-host Dave DeBaeremaeker and GeoSnippits founder Andy HeadHardHat Smith discuss interesting aspects of Geocaching in an easy to understand tutorial manner. Giving advice and insights to our game,sport and obsession in ways only they can provide.

GeoSnippits Geocaching Tutorial videos have over 500,000 views from around the world and have been teaching geocachers since 2008. You can see our live show and dozens of our free archived videos at GeoSnippits.com.

GeoSnippits Reboot Podcast: Ep. 073 – How To Successfully Achieve Geocache Challenges

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The GeoSnippits Reboot Podcast: Geocaching Insights – A tutorial podcast about geocaching.

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GeoSnippits Reboot Podcast: Ep. 073 – How To Successfully Achieve Geocache Challenges

In tonight’s episode of the GeoSnippits Reboot Podcast: Geocaching Insights hosts Andy HeadHardHat Smith and Wife Amy the HeadHardHatress discuss different ways of identifying geocache challenges and some tips and tricks in finding which geocaches you need to be successful. 

PLUS we are giving away the Cache-Advance.com – Garmin Etrex 10 GPSr to one of our lucky viewers/listeners. Then there is the Cache Stash weekly give-a-way, and more great stuff coming your way!

Meet up at http://geosnippits.com/gsreboot-podcast/ or go to geosnippits.com and click the GSREBOOT PODCAST option in the menu to see the LIVE viewing area to watch as we record the show and also join in our world wide chat room with geocachers from around the planet.

Pre-Show starts about 8:05PM ET with the actual podcast starting at 8:30PM ET. Come join in the fun!
Here is the video version of the show. Enjoy.

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SHOW NOTES FOR EPISODE 073

Discover the challenges you wish to achieve and what needs to be done to complete them.
Plan your strategy. Travel may be involved.
Execute your plan.

Knowing Where To Look

Bookmark Lists – Geocaching.com
Pocket Queries – https://www.geocaching.com/pocket/
Geocaching.com – Your Profile -> Quick View -> Statistics

My Geocaching Profile.com – http://www.mygeocachingprofile.com/
Project-GC – http://project-gc.com/
GSAK – http://gsak.net/

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The GeoSnippits Reboot Podcast is a tutorial show designed to educate and entertain geocachers of all experience levels. Each Thursday at 8:30PM ET, Co-host Dave DeBaeremaeker and GeoSnippits founder Andy HeadHardHat Smith discuss interesting aspects of Geocaching in an easy to understand tutorial manner. Giving advice and insights to our game,sport and obsession in ways only they can provide.

GeoSnippits Geocaching Tutorial videos have over 500,000 views from around the world and have been teaching geocachers since 2008. You can see our live show and dozens of our free archived videos at GeoSnippits.com.

GeoSnippits Reboot Podcast: Ep. 072 – Geocaching Boy Scout Merit Badge

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The GeoSnippits Reboot Podcast: Geocaching Insights – A tutorial podcast about geocaching.

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GeoSnippits Reboot Podcast: Ep. 072 – Geocaching Boy Scout Merit Badge

In tonight’s episode of the GeoSnippits Reboot Podcast: Geocaching Insights hosts Andy HeadHardHat Smith and Wife Amy the HeadHardHatress discuss the importance of the Boy Scout Geocaching Merit Badge and how going over it can help geocachers of all ages learn fundamental basics.

Plus this is the last week for getting your entries in for the Cache-Advance.com give-a-way of an Garmin Etrex 10 GPSr and a hint for our Patron Contest starting in August. This and a whole lot more coming at you tonight…

Meet up at http://geosnippits.com/gsreboot-podcast/ or go to geosnippits.com and click the GSREBOOT PODCAST option in the menu to see the LIVE viewing area to watch as we record the show and also join in our world wide chat room with geocachers from around the planet.

Pre-Show starts about 8:05PM ET with the actual podcast starting at 8:30PM ET. Come join in the fun!

Here is the video version of the show. Enjoy.

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SHOW NOTES FOR EPISODE 072

A great set of GPSR Utilities
http://boulter.com/
GPS Coordinate Converter – http://boulter.com/gps/
GPS Coordinate Grabber – http://boulter.com/gps/grabber/
Coordinate Distance Calculator – http://boulter.com/gps/distance/

How to handle an issue with a reviewer? Contact Groundspeak Through Their Form.
http://support.groundspeak.com/index.php?pg=request

Link to the Boy Scouts Geocaching Merit Badge
http://www.scouting.org/scoutsource/BoyScouts/AdvancementandAwards/MeritBadges/mb-GEOCACHE.aspx

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The GeoSnippits Reboot Podcast is a tutorial show designed to educate and entertain geocachers of all experience levels. Each Thursday at 8:30PM ET, Co-host Dave DeBaeremaeker and GeoSnippits founder Andy HeadHardHat Smith discuss interesting aspects of Geocaching in an easy to understand tutorial manner. Giving advice and insights to our game,sport and obsession in ways only they can provide.

GeoSnippits Geocaching Tutorial videos have over 500,000 views from around the world and have been teaching geocachers since 2008. You can see our live show and dozens of our free archived videos at GeoSnippits.com.