To join geocaching.com, you can create a free account or through the mobile app. Once you have created an account, you will be able to view a map of geocaches near you. You can then use the app or a GPS device to navigate to a geocache.
When you find a geocache, sign and date the logbook and place the geocache back where you found it. You can then log your find in the app or on geocaching.com to see your find count increase!
Here are the steps on how to join geocaching.com:
- Go to the geocaching.com website or download the geocaching app.
- Click on the "Create Account" button.
- Enter your email address and password.
- Click on the "Create Account" button again.
- Verify your email address.
- Log in to your account.
Once you are logged in, you can start browsing geocaches near you. To do this, click on the "Map" tab. You can filter the geocaches by difficulty, terrain, type, and size.
Once you have found a geocache that you want to find, click on it to view more information. This information will include the geocache's difficulty rating, terrain rating, type, size, and description.
To navigate to the geocache, click on the "Directions" button. This will open up a map with directions to the geocache. You can use the map app on your phone or a GPS device to navigate to the geocache.
When you arrive at the geocache location, use the coordinates and descriptions provided on the geocaching website or app to find the geocache. Once you have found the geocache, sign and date the logbook and place the geocache back where you found it.
You can then log your find in the app or on geocaching.com to see your find count increase!
Geocaching is a great way to get outside and explore your surroundings. It is also a fun and educational activity for the whole family. So what are you waiting for? Start geocaching today!