After I posted about the Geocaching Get Outside Day on the Cub Scout Ideas Facebook page, one of my very good friends asked how to get started in Geocaching.
I wrote a quick “How to Geocache” response to her that I thought I would share here. My disclaimer is that I’m ready to head out myself, and I wrote this up very quickly, so forgive me if I made a mistake!
Here’s how you get started in Geocaching. To find out if you like it, go to Geocaching.com and set up a free account. It’s $30 a year to upgrade to a premium account which gives you access to lots more caches and some other great features. I love my premium membership, but I would wait until you’ve been out once or twice with the free account before you sign up just to make sure you like it. [Read more…]