Top 15 – Need to Know Things About Geocaching – GeoSnippits Reboot Podcast: Ep. 184

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Top 15 – Need to Know Things About Geocaching – GeoSnippits Reboot Podcast: Ep. 184

In tonight’s episode of the GeoSnippits Reboot Podcast: Geocaching Insights hosts Andy HeadHardHat Smith and Wife Amy the HeadHardHatress discuss a basics tutorial about 15 things geocachers should know about geocaching. It is a great discussion for both the new and experienced geocacher.

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Understand Geocaching – what we do and why
What fits best for you?
Geocaching game pieces are someone else’s property

Navigation – Car Navigation, GPSr Units and Smartphones – maps

Apps, applications, online websites

Geocaching Terminology – Acronyms, terms and phrases
Glossary of Terms

Basic Needs, clothes, sustenances, beverages like water

Safety First
How to accurately read a compass
How to identify Poison Ivy and other dangerous plants
Know the animals, snakes, spiders and other harmful critters
Tell others that you are out in the wild

First Aid Kit
One to take with you
One for your car
Survival Tin

TOTT – Your Geocaching Pack
Pen (Space)
Log Roller

Your first 100 geocaches
Learning geocaching points of reference
Everything is new and exciting

Exploring all of the possibilities of geocaching
There are so many things try
Different Geocaching Types
Terrains and Difficulties

Starting to place your own geocaches – When? – a good question.

Activities you can do while geocaching
Bring the family

How To – Finding geocaches
Take nothing for granted
Look up
Put gps away

Giving Back to the geocaching community, events, hides, social media, etc.

Creativity – Be creative with everything you do with geocaching. Go big or go home. Make your hides, events, etc. something favorite point worthy.


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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 Wife Amy the HeadHardHatress 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.

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