Category Archives: geocaches

Have Challenges become the Poor Man’s Puzzle?

ook!  I have floated this comment out to a few groups (that don’t always yell at me) and decided to post this moderate rant here.  As I talk with the people in charge of the upkeep of IndianaGeocaching.com they comment … Continue reading

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Cache Ownership Your Right and your Responsibility

I thought I would open up the discussion dealing with cache ownership. So many people start off geocaching and after finding one or two caches decide that they know the perfect spot and then try to place one, not understanding … Continue reading

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A Numbers Run – A Tale of Terror

I may be overly dramatic but as ProfessorZoom, Cecil and I headed out yesterday to cache for the day we had set ourselves two goals – first to complete the Back Home Again series (if you have not seen this … Continue reading

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Membership, we don’t need no stink’n membership…

ook! While working on my next series (or two) of caches I stopped for a moment when confronted by a check box on the form – Do you want this to be a Premium Member Only Cache? I was really … Continue reading

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Best Cache Ever? What makes a great cache?

IndianaGeocaching.com keeps trying to let you know what are really great caches in Indiana. We have tried to use the “Science” of favorite points and created a list that we update quarterly. Unfortunately that tends to discount some great quality … Continue reading

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Giving Thanks and working on some GeoArt

ook! I hope everyone has been enjoying Thanksgiving and Black Friday!  In case you missed it- my list is available online or you can just send me cash. Yesterday, I was lured out of my lair with promise of a … Continue reading

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And So It Begins… IDNR Cache Archival

I know this is a sore subject with many people so I am just reporting the news in an unbiased way.  As many people know the Indiana Department of Natural Resources has recently updated their policy in regards to geocaching. … Continue reading

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Update: IDNR Policy Groundspeak Notification

I thought I would share the email being sent by Groundspeak to those people who have geocaches on Indiana Dept. of Natural Resources Property.  I still have no issues with the policy changes.  I guess I’m a silly old Eagle … Continue reading

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Geocache Irvington!

The times, they are a-changin’.  Bob Dylan wrote that, nearly 50(!) years ago, and that sentiment certainly applies to Geocaching. When I first started caching, caches were few and far between.  There were no incidents with bomb squads, no proximity … Continue reading

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Indiana DNR Geocaching Update

On March 21st, I was one of several representatives from the geocaching community to meet with the Indiana Department of Natural Resources with the purpose of discussing and reviewing the current Geocaching guidelines. We feel it was a very successful … Continue reading

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