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.

Sponsored by: Cache-Advance.com and CoinsAndPins.com

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.

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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.

Sponsored by: Cache-Advance.com and CoinsAndPins.com

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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LINKS
Videocast
Audio Podcast
Google Search
GeoSnippits Website

Subscribe To The Show
RSS Show Feed
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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.

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Show Notes: GSRP Episode 065

GeoSnippits Reboot Podcast: Ep. 065 – Geocaching Father’s Day Ideas

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Set of Steady Sticks Outdoor Wine Bottle and Glass Holders

$29.90

http://www.wineenthusiast.com/set-of-steady-sticks-outdoor-wine-bottle-and-glass-holders.asp

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HERO3+ Black Edition

Free 32GB microSD card with purchase.

$399.99 – $299.99 Amazon.com

 http://gopro.com/cameras/hd-hero3-black-edition?gclid=CjgKEAjwtZucBRD77aiiq_v4xnASJABkAg8JwY8ov1twSemB970NManAJQBG-rXdiKWZW8yzQl6QfPD_BwE

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Garmin Fenix Hiking GPS Watch with Exclusive Tracback Feature

$399.95          $299.99

L.L. Bean        Amazon.com

 http://www.gifts.com/product/garmin-fenix-gps-watch?prodID=581426

 Whether you’re a serious adventurer or a weekend warrior, the Fenix provides the comprehensive navigation and tracking abilities that will help keep you on the right track. A high-sensitivity GPS lets you record up to 1,000 waypoints and keeps a bread crumb track log of your movements, so you always know where you are and where you’ve been.

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PELICAN PROGEAR S105 SPORT BACKPACK FOR 15 INCH MACBOOKS & Laptops

$139.95    Amazon.com 65.02

Got a friend who travels a lot, but still has to whip out their MacBook at a moment’s notice while in the security line at the airport? This backpack is TSA ready – so the only thing holding them back is getting their shoes on and off. Heck, this backpack is even sturdy enough to take on a hike – for those friends who have to impress you with their photo collection from the top of a mountain.

  • Ergonomic design with a deep ventilated channel back
  • Lifetime guarantee

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Energizer Pro 7 LED Headlamp

$15.87

http://www.amazon.com/Energizer-Finder-Headlamp-Batteries-Included/dp/B002MFK7H2/ref=lp_13663671_1_12?s=sporting-goods&ie=UTF8&qid=1401382491&sr=1-12

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Kahtoola MICROspikes Traction System

$57 – $65  Amazon.com

http://www.amazon.com/Kahtoola-MICROspikes-Traction-System-Large/dp/B00E3KNGN6/ref=sr_1_82?s=sporting-goods&ie=UTF8&qid=1401383190&sr=1-82

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Leatherman® Skeletool™ and Skeletool CX Multitools

$52.00 Amazon.com

http://www.cabelas.com/product/Home/Knives-and-Tools%7C/pc/105625080/c/130629780/Leathermanreg-Skeletool8482-and-Skeletool-CX-Multitools/714990.uts?destination=%2Fbrowse.cmd%3FcategoryId%3D130629780%26WTz_l%3DPPC%253Bcat130627980&WTz_l=PPC%3Bcat130627980%3Bcat130629780

  • Stainless steel body, 6061-T6 aluminum handle scales
  • Outside-accessible blades mean, just like a pocket knife, it can be opened quickly with one hand
  • Bit driver technology makes it possible to customize the tool for any job
  • At a mere five ounces, the lightest full-size multi-tool on the market
  • 25-year warranty

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Cabela’s Adventure 5500 Metal Detector By Bounty Hunter®

$169.99

  •  Detects objects up to 4-ft. deep
  • Digital display includes depth indicator
  • Touch-pad controls for simple operation

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Easy Storage Extendable Ladder

$179.00 Sharper Image

http://www.sharperimage.com/si/view/product/Easy-Storage-Extendable-Ladder/202533?trail=

 The 8.5′ Easy Storage Extendable Ladder lets you safely reach heights up to 12.5′, but folds down to just 27″ for convenient storage. Made of sturdy aluminum alloy, it’s easy to use — simply extend it one foot at a time with the “no-pinch” locking system. When you finish your job, it folds down to store virtually anywhere. Features integrated handle, non-slip end caps and clean-touch anodized finish. Platform height 8.5′. Reach height 12.5′. Includes storage bag.


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Clip-On Weather Forecaster

$49.99 Sharper Image

http://www.sharperimage.com/si/view/product/Clip-On-Weather-Forecaster/202539?trail=

 Take the Clip-On Weather Forecaster whenever you head out for a day of golfing, hiking, skiing or mountain biking. This combination barometer, thermometer, hygrometer and clock give you all the information you need to stay on top of the weather and sudden changes in atmospheric pressure. An easy-to-read LCD screen displays 12/24-hr. time, temperature (in °F or °C), relative humidity, pressure reading, pressure trends and a weather forecast graphic (sunny/slightly cloudy/cloudy/rainy). The weatherproof case with heavy duty carabiner clip attaches easily to clothes, pack or bike.

 

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