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- Includes large database on caches to hunt down, along with general information on geocaching. Enables to hide and seek a cache, find a benchmark or trackable items.
- Has several useful tools such as coordinate converter and mapper, quick search, coordinate grabber, distance calculator, Bay Area geocaching leaders, expertGPS calibrated maps and geocaching express logger.
Buxley's Geocaching Waypoint
- Explanation of the sport, collection of recent news stories, maps of cache locations, FAQ, and announcements of geocaching parties and events.
- Podcast features recorded interviews with geocachers. Some video episodes.
- A wiki-based online encyclopedia, reference, and guide.
- A way to visualize who introduced whom to geocaching. Requires Java. Links to profiles. Unreadable in smaller monitors.
- Tool to verify solution for a puzzle, with cache owner's option to allow slightly fuzzy coordinates. List can be sorted in various ways, or can be limited to a time zone or quadrant. Each cache lists people who have solved the puzzle.
- A special place that people can visit to learn about a unique geoscience feature or aspect of our Earth.
- Features a variety of games involving use of GPS receivers, including geocaching, geodashing, minutewar, geopoker and geogolf.
GeoCaching Flickr Group
- Brings related pictures, discussions and a map.
- Allows geocachers to confirm the answer to a puzzle. Options for cache owners, list of some difficult puzzles.
- Features a glossary of geocaching terms.
- Video tutorials on geocaching, by HeadHardHat. Topics include basic information for new cachers, good and bad containers, winter caching, making caches.
Geocache Rating System
- Tool for helping geocachers rate the overall and terrain difficulty of their hidden caches.
- Provides information about basic caches, equipment, events, resources, photos, items for sale and links.
Geocaching Rank Stat Bar
- Alternate statistics graphic displays rank by number of caches found, compared with other geocachers in same state (U.S.), country, Europe, world.
- Aims to improve the accessibility of geocaching for physically handicapped people all over the world.
My Geocaching Profile.com
- Allows geocachers to create a detailed geocaching profile that displays their cache statistics and special accomplishments in a clear, attractive layout.
- Provides a wide range of information and listing resources for the geocaching enthusiast including worldwide cache listing.
- Geocache listing site operated by a manufacturer of GPS units. Finders are encouraged to rate caches. Search by city, updates to the site, discussion forum, quick introduction to geocaching.
- Links to national opencaching sites, and a forum. Network of geocache databases.
- A weekly audio show about geocaching.
Rankings for Geocachers with 200 or More Finds
- Cachers around the world ranked by number of finds. Also rankings for U.S. states, Canadian provinces, and nations. Includes FAQ.
- Caches rated by members to encourage memorable and challenging hunts. Includes a wiki, map, and how to become a member section.
The Geocachers Creed
- Designed to help orient new players to the ethos of the community and to guide experienced players in questionable situations.
- Provides tools for you to catalog, mark and visit interesting and useful locations around the world.
- Checks solutions to puzzle caches. Can accept coordinates that are "close enough" if the cache hider wants. No registration required. FAQ, help turning the cache description into HTML.
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