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  1. On the main page there is a search box for City. State, Coordinates, etc To the right of that is a box that reads 'Filters'. Click on Filters, and there is an option there for 'Geocache name contains (keywords)
  2. Thanks JP. That will certainly cause a little extra effort to figure out if they are the posted or corrected coords.
  3. Once you have the GPX file of your finds, you can use the Garmin program called POI Loader, and it will load all your finds as POI points, which is nice because it doesn't take up any of your Geocache limits in the unit.
  4. I have a question about downloading live cache data. If you have updated the coords of a Mystery, does it download the updated coords or the posted coords? And does it display a different icon for update coords? Or are they all the same blue mystery symbol?
  5. That is something GC would have to send in their API, and the Garmin would have to be coded to receive it. And one or both don't do it. I agree, it is a pain. I wish they would show.
  6. That is great news. Now if they could just get the 750T to show corrected coords that were entered on GC, it would be perfect.
  7. This is seriously awesome. I love your geocaching scripts, and this is another one that I am using now.
  8. lordelph, You may want to visit the Northern Virginia Geocaching Organization (NoVAGO) at http://www.novago.org/forum/ Alexandria is part of their caching area, and the hiders are all online there. You have to register (it is free) to post a topic, but I would guarantee you would get a nice list of caches from the cachers there. Good luck!
  9. I've been using this every weekend and really love how all my cache data is at my fingertips. I have a feature request, though. Is there a way to add an option for us to tap on the 'Compass Interference' warning box so that it goes away? Even if it went away just for 60 seconds at a time, that would be great. My iPad case is magnetized, and iGeoKnife won't remove that warning unless I remove it from the case and do the figure 8 calibration. And then, of course, as soon as it goes back in the case the box appears again. Also, having that message pop up over the maps makes it difficult to see what is under it. Since I don't use it for navigation, I don't need the compass. So if I could either permanently or temporarily disable that warning box, that would be great. don
  10. To answer your original question, I think the terrain should be the highest terrain in the bunch. The difficulty should be at least the highest difficulty in the bunch, plus at least 1 star for having to get them all. This challenge is similar to what you are wanting to do, I think: Santa Ana Triangular Challenge Maybe that can help you set yours up.
  11. Do you have a reference waypoint for the start of the Route 66 trail? Edit - Found it. 001-Route 66
  12. I concur with the others - it will be hot! I started it solo in June of last year and it was 111 degrees. I did 132 of them before I called it quits. lol Just a few things to keep in mind if you decide to try it. Food and drinks - bring some with you! You are not going to see places to eat for a long period of time. And fuel. It is a long way from gas stations. Be prepared to leave the trail to go find gas. Good luck if you do it!
  13. Thanks ShowStop, I'll add that one to my list! I was hoping someone had already done the work and created a list somewhere. I don't mind doing it, and have started a bookmark with the few I've found so far. Another one I found was the rock used in the opening scenes of the Lone Ranger: A mask, a white horse and a silver bullet
  14. I am heading out to CA, and am interested in finding caches that are near movie and TV locations, like: Batman's BatCave Mash Cache Picture Perfect Hollywood Sign Very Brady Cache Anyone know of a good bookmark that has lists like this, or just know of some cool ones to find? Thanks!
  15. Garmin MapSource will allow you to do this. You create the route in MapSource and then upload the route into your GPS unit. Your particular unit can hold up to 20 different routes.
  16. On the Map screen, press Menu and then Change Data Fields.
  17. Are you seeing any issues with saving profiles? I played with a 610 yesterday, and after setting up the geocaching profile to my liking, I turned the unit off. When I turned it back on, it had reset to the defaults.
  18. E&Cplus3 snuck in with the win!
  19. I should claim that a child drew this for me. lol
  20. States: 2,Alaska (AK) 3,Arizona (AZ) 4,Arkansas (AR) 5,California (CA) 6,Colorado (CO) 7,Connecticut (CT) 9,Delaware (DE) 8,District of Columbia (DC) 10,Florida (FL) 11,Georgia (GA) 12,Hawaii (HI) 13,Idaho (ID) 14,Illinois (IL) 15,Indiana (IN) 16,Iowa (IA) 17,Kansas (KS) 18,Kentucky (KY) 19,Louisiana (LA) 20,Maine (ME) 21,Maryland (MD) 22,Massachusetts (MA) 23,Michigan (MI) 24,Minnesota (MN) 25,Mississippi (MS) 26,Missouri (MO) 27,Montana (MT) 28,Nebraska (NE) 29,Nevada (NV) 30,New Hampshire (NH) 31,New Jersey (NJ) 32,New Mexico (NM) 33,New York (NY) 34,North Carolina (NC) 35,North Dakota (ND) 36,Ohio (OH) 37,Oklahoma (OK) 38,Oregon (OR) 39,Pennsylvania (PA) 40,Rhode Island (RI) 41,South Carolina (SC) 42,South Dakota (SD) 43,Tennessee (TN) 44,Texas (TX) 45,Utah (UT) 46,Vermont (VT) 47,Virginia (VA) 48,Washington (WA) 49,West Virginia (WV) 50,Wisconsin (WI) 51,Wyoming (WY) 60,Alabama (AL) Countries: 1,Unknown 2,United States 3,Australia 4,Belgium 5,Canada 6,Chile 7,Ireland 8,Luxembourg 9,New Zealand 10,Sweden 11,United Kingdom 12,Afghanistan 13,Antigua and Barbuda 14,Algeria 15,Armenia 16,Andorra 17,Angola 18,Antarctica 19,Argentina 20,Aruba 21,Azerbaijan 23,Bahamas 24,Bangladesh 25,Barbados 26,Benin 27,Bermuda 28,Burxina 29,Bahrain 30,Bhutan 31,Belize 32,Bolivia 33,Botswana 34,Brazil 35,Burundi 36,Brunei 37,Bulgaria 39,British Virgin Islands 40,Belarus 41,New Caledonia 42,Cambodia 43,Cameroon 44,Cayman Islands 46,Central African Republic 47,China 48,Cook Islands 49,Colombia 50,Comoros 51,Congo 52,Costa Rica 53,Croatia 54,Curacao 55,Cyprus 56,Czech Republic 57,Denmark 58,Djibouti 59,Dominica 60,Dominican Republic 61,Ecuador 62,Equatorial Guinea 63,Egypt 64,El Salvador 65,Eritrea 66,Estonia 67,Ethiopia 68,Faroe Islands 69,Falkland Islands 70,French Guiana 71,Fiji 72,Finland 73,France 74,French Polynesia 75,Gabon 76,Gambia 77,Guadeloupe 78,Georgia 79,Germany 80,Gibraltar 81,Grenada 82,Greece 83,Greenland 84,Guatemala 85,Guinea-Bissau 86,Guernsey 87,Guyana 89,Haiti 90,Honduras 91,Hong Kong 92,Hungary 93,Iceland 94,India 95,Indonesia 96,Iran 97,Iraq 98,Israel 99,Italy 100,Ivory Coast 101,Jamaica 102,Jersey 103,Jordan 104,Japan 106,Kazakhstan 107,Kenya 108,Kyrgyzstan 109,Kiribati 110,Laos 111,Latvia 112,Libya 113,Lebanon 114,Lesotho 115,Liberia 116,Liechtenstein 117,Lithuania 119,Madagascar 121,Malaysia 122,Martinique 123,Mauritania 124,Maldives 125,Macedonia 127,Mali 128,Malta 129,Malawi 130,Monaco 131,Mongolia 132,Morocco 133,Mozambique 134,Mauritius 135,Montserrat 136,Myanmar 137,Namibia 138,Nauru 140,Nepal 141,Netherlands 142,Nevis and St Kitts 143,Niger 144,Nicaragua 145,Nigeria 146,North Korea 147,Norway 148,Netherlands Antilles 149,Niue 150,Oman 151,Pakistan 152,Panama 153,Peru 154,Philippines 155,Pitcairn Islands 156,Papua New Guinea 157,People Den Rep Yemen 158,Poland 159,Portugal 160,Qatar 161,Reunion 162,Romania 163,Russia 164,Rwanda 165,South Africa 166,Saudi Arabia 167,Senegal 168,Seychelles 169,St Barthelemy 170,St Eustatius 171,Saint Helena 172,St Kitts 173,Saint Lucia 174,St. Martin 175,St Pierre Miquelon 176,Sao Tome and Principe 177,Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 178,Sierra Leone 179,Singapore 180,South Korea 181,Slovenia 182,Slovakia 183,San Marino 184,Solomon Islands 185,Somalia 186,Spain 187,Sri Lanka 188,Sudan 189,Suriname 190,Swaziland 192,Switzerland 193,Syria 194,Taiwan 195,Tajikistan 196,Tanzania 197,Turks and Caicos Islands 198,Thailand 199,Turkmenistan 200,Togo 201,Tonga 202,Trinidad and Tobago 203,Tunisia 204,Turkey 205,Tuvalu 206,United Arab Emirates 207,Ukraine 208,Uganda 210,Uruguay 211,Uzbekistan 212,Vanuatu 213,Vatican City State 214,Venezuela 215,Vietnam 216,Burkina Faso 217,Samoa 218,Wallis And Futuna Islands 220,Yemen 222,Serbia 223,Zaire 224,Zambia 225,Zimbabwe 226,Puerto Rico 227,Austria 228,Mexico 229,Guam 234,Bosnia and Herzegovina 235,US Virgin Islands 236,Northern Mariana Islands 237,Moldova 238,Cuba 239,Cape Verde 240,Marshall Islands 241,Kuwait 242,Micronesia 243,Isle of Man 244,Albania 245,American Samoa 246,Anguilla 247,Bouvet Island 248,British Indian Ocean Territories 249,Chad 250,Christmas Island 251,Cocos (Keeling) Islands 252,East Timor 253,French Southern Territories 254,Ghana 255,Guinea 256,Heard Island And Mcdonald Islands 257,Democratic Republic of the Congo 258,Macau 259,Mayotte 260,Norfolk Island 261,Palau 262,Paraguay 264,Saint Kitts and Nevis 267,South Georgia and Sandwich Islands 268,Svalbard and Jan Mayen 269,Tokelau 270,US Minor Outlying Islands 271,Western Sahara 272,Aland Islands 274,Montenegro 275,Bonaire 276,Palestine
  21. Amazon also has a sample of the book available for download. Reading that now. So far it is pretty cool.
  22. It should at least be an option for the watchers to allow the owners to know they are watching. In other words, if I say it is OK, then the owner should be able to see my name as a watcher. If I say NO, then they shouldn't. There are some caches I watch that, for various reasons, I don't want the owner to know who I am. Generally that applies to owners I don't particularly like.
  23. Got the coins today, they are very nice! And the suncatcher is really cool.
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