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Trading Stories With The Creator Of Geocacher Cards

Some people trade baseball or bubble gum cards, Shane Holmes collects examples featuring geocachers. And as the creator of this new geo-craze and the owner of Facebook’s Geocache Trading Cards page, he’s hoping you might join in. The American (GC handle: GeoLobo) came up with the idea in 2008, having spent two years trying to decide on …

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The Shocking Truth About That New Geo-Guide

Now you too can learn the “shocking secrets” of the caching elite. Why struggle to shed that lowly finds tally on your own when “a master geocaching expert will reveal the truth” about your new favourite sport for just NZ$34 (US$27)? But wait there’s more … You’ll also become a well-respected and well known geocacher …

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Groundspeak Block Party: Live From The Lily Pad

Washington’s Glen Silvers (GC handle: valleyAGs47) also volunteered to be our lackey at the Groundspeak Block Party. He reports: “This event was truly not about the numbers; this was a celebration of the geocaching community. The new Lily pad is in a unique part of Seattle called Fremont, sitting below the I-5 and Fremont St …

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Jeremy From The Block

Yes, that is Groundspeak boss Jeremy Irish … . And, yes, he’s obviously got a sense of humour, though he’s welcome to be the poster blogger for It’s Not About The Numbers anytime (Ditto Bryan Roth and Elias Alvord). Both videos clips were captured by American geocacher Theresa Wines (GC handle: Three Bottles) at the …

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Where’s Our Frog Prince When We Need Him?

Sometimes when you kiss a frog, it just stays a frog … Despite this morning’s fairytale start to Groundspeak’s challenges, the geo-community has rewritten its collective views about the company’s new take on virtual caches. While some geocachers took up the challenge, many hundreds more were venting their anger online. These warts-and-all comments centred on the poor …

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Travel Bug Or Social Butterfly?

… on July 29th to be precise. Have you? Over the last six weeks, this virtual trackable has been rocketing from country to country via the information super-highway as part of a social experiment by British cachers Walker-Clan (no relation to Cumbyrocks or myself, whose surname is also Walker). Since its launch on July 7th, TB40BWB has …

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Desperately Seeking Geocachers …

Still looking for that special someone to stare into your GPSr screen with? Then you’ll love Facebook’s new Geocaching Singles Group. Since last week’s launch, it can already boost 24 members hailing from Illinois, Washington, Georgia, Germany, New Zealand, Britain – “and even a Groundspeak lackey”, says administrator Brian Shooll (GC handle: BDSmiley). He and group …

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Keep Your Eyes On The Facebook Prize

Do you have an uncanny ability to win prizes? Are you always the envy of all your geo-friends when you instantly locate the cache after they’ve been searching for 20 minutes or more? If yes, then this might be the perfect giveaway for you. To celebrate It’s Not About The Numbers’ new Facebook group, we …

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It’s Not About The Facebook Numbers

Or is it? After weeks of pressure from kjwx, Cumbyrocks has finally caved and created the It’s Not About The Numbers Facebook Group. This group will keep you posted on all that, er … gets posted on INATN. From time to time we may even elicit group feedback on such important issues like what should …

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