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Greetings!! I joined 2 days ago and have 3 finds so far.  I thought I would get into this as something to do with my grandson as he grows.  Get him outside and enjoying nature and all of that. That part remains true.  However, I have quickly learned this is "all about me!!!"  Three finds and I'm so hooked! I love puzzles and mysteries so this fits the bill.  My husband and I started biking the Erie Canal as part of our way to get outdoors more during "NY Pause."  There are literally 100's of finds along the canal!!!  I'm going to have to go back to the parts we've already done and go hunting!  I think I'm hooked.  

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12 hours ago, NanaGrandpaKirk said:

I think I'm hooked.  

 

Hoho... too late. :) 

Be very welcome!

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Stevie and Lee here, near Falkirk Scotland. Just started the geocaching and it's sick. Found hunnerds already, well 12 :lol:. Don't understand all the funny words folk use in their caching records, but luvin it. :D:D:ninja:

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10 minutes ago, Rizla_and_Roach said:

Stevie and Lee here, near Falkirk Scotland. Just started the geocaching and it's sick. Found hunnerds already, well 12 :lol:. Don't understand all the funny words folk use in their caching records, but luvin it. 🤣🤣🤣🕵️♂️

Welcome non-muggle. TFJTG😁

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43 minutes ago, Rizla_and_Roach said:

Stevie and Lee here, near Falkirk Scotland. 🤣🤣🤣🕵️♂️

 

Welcome, scotties!

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45 minutes ago, Rizla_and_Roach said:

Stevie and Lee here, near Falkirk Scotland. Just started the geocaching and it's sick. Found hunnerds already, well 12 :lol:.

Don't understand all the funny words folk use in their caching records, but luvin it. 🤣🤣🤣🕵️♂️

 

This help ?  Glossary of terms     :)

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Obligatory "hello" post for the mods to approve. :) 

 

I'm located in the top end of Australia, nice to see a bunch of caches within driving distance.

 

I noticed that the regional policies page on the Wiki is essentially blank for my state. I couldn't log in with this account, nor could I find a way to register. Is the wiki managed by specific people only, in order to prevent spam? 

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Hello, 

Geocacher from Latvia here.

I joined around 10 years ago(I think) found few, then stopped. Now i came back because I rememebered about this beautifull hobbie. Not to mention, it is easier to track caches with an app. It really does helps. 

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1 minute ago, Lawanda said:

Geocacher from Latvia here.

 

Laipni lūdzam atpakaļ!

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Hello!

 

I'm Pete, from Hampshire, UK. Started Geocaching a week or two ago as something to do with my 2 young boys, to get out and about - though they're more interested in beating each other up and picking blackberries than finding caches, apparently...

 

 

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3 minutes ago, ptmoo66 said:

I'm Pete, from Hampshire, UK.

 

Be welcome, family!

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Just now, ptmoo66 said:

I'm Pete, from Hampshire, UK. Started Geocaching a week or two ago as something to do with my 2 young boys, to get out and about - though they're more interested in beating each other up and picking blackberries than finding caches, apparently...

 

Welcome.  :D      That's the fun part of family caching ...  Priorities.   :D

We put kid stuff in larger caches that they can play with immediately, because we realize that attention span often isn't too long.  :)

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2 minutes ago, cerberus1 said:

 

Welcome.  :D      That's the fun part of family caching ...  Priorities.   :D

We put kid stuff in larger caches that they can play with immediately, because we realize that attention span often isn't too long.  :)

 

Indeed! We need to remember to bring some swag with us so we can take away the stuff we find...

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Hi from Illinois everyone!

I'm brand new to Geocaching. I just found my first two this week! I'm stoked to find more. Just popping by to say hi and I look forward to participating more on here!

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Just now, kagrrtt1 said:

Hi from Illinois everyone!

I'm brand new to Geocaching. I just found my first two this week! I'm stoked to find more. Just popping by to say hi and I look forward to participating more on here!

Welcome kagrrtt1

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Hiii all, i am new to this forum. I found this forum recently for to improve my language skills. Also, i need to gather many friends to take the valuable suggestions from them. Hope it would helpful to me. Thank you so much to share my feelings here.

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9 hours ago, kagrrtt1 said:

Hi from Illinois everyone!

 

Be very welcome!

Seja muito bem-vinda!

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Hello Geocachers, my name is Vanda, i´m portuguese, i finally decided to start to play this game as i enjoy so much to discover new natural places and i thought it woud be pleasant to discover new places and also try to play geocaching.

 

Wishing good discoveries for everybody!

 

 

 

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Hey everyone. Been aware of Geocaching for quite some time now, but have never tried it. I've seen some youtube videos online of people going about their geocaching, geocachehunt? geohunt? It was quite exciting, and just recently I've been wanting to know a little more about it and even see myself get started somehow. 

Thanks!

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On 8/4/2020 at 12:43 PM, VLage said:

Hello Geocachers, my name is Vanda...

 

Bem-vinda!

Apresenta-te aqui também.

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Hey everyone, Lake Jackson Five checking in.  I joined back in May but I just got around to getting on the discussion boards.  We're Lake Jackson Five because their are five of us in my family that all go out searching together, and we live near Lake Jackson (in Tallahassee, FL).  I have a friend that been doing geocaching up north for years and years and wanted to try my hand at it, mostly to have an outdoor activity to do with my wife and children.  We've been having lots of fun so far and have found caches in 4 states already!

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20 minutes ago, LakeJacksonFive said:

Lake Jackson Five checking in.

 

Be welcome, family!

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Hi everyone,

 

I've been meaning to get into geocaching for years now, and it just never happened. Now I live in a fairly active area though so should be a lot of fun! Can't wait to get out and find some, and start making my own.

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3 minutes ago, BaubleHead said:

Hi everyone,

 

 Cool.  :)   Hope you do have fun.

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8 hours ago, BaubleHead said:

Can't wait to get out and find some, and start making my own.

 

Be very welcome... stay safe, please!

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Hello all!

 

Just got started about a week ago when a friend took me out geocaching. I'm loving it - gets me out of the house and walking/hiking around. 

 

Since my first time out with my friend, I've found 4 caches on my own, and planning to go back and take another look at 2 that I was not able to find. :)

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Just saying hello to everyone iam retired and new to this i have been geocatching for a week now i do like it getting out and getting excercise.And i know i have a lot to learn i get a lot of dnf's right now but that goes along with the learning process.I love this most because no matter where iam i can find a place to hunt.

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On 8/24/2020 at 3:57 PM, _Browncoat_ said:

Just got started about a week ago when a friend took me out geocaching.

 

Be very welcome!

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10 minutes ago, deltonad said:

Just saying hello to everyone iam retired and new to this i have been geocatching for a week now i do like it getting out and getting excercise.

 

Be very welcome!

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20 hours ago, deltonad said:

i get a lot of dnf's right now

 

You may find it beneficial to look at a few geocaching videos on YouTube. There are some types of caches (such as the magnetic nano's) which are virtually impossible to find on your own without help, but once you've seen the types of places they hide then you'll have a much better idea of where to look first. Welcome to the game!

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Thank you there are a few i have gone back to and found.I try to make myself focus on the whole area now and not just use tunnel vision and focus on one spot.

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Hello to everyone! Greetings from the Polish Subcarpathian region. Lots of boxes lots of trails and lots of possibilities  :)

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57 minutes ago, rugewitt said:

Hello to everyone! Greetings from the Polish Subcarpathian region. Lots of boxes lots of trails and lots of possibilities  :)

Greetings rugewitt!

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5 hours ago, rugewitt said:

Hello to everyone! Greetings from the Polish Subcarpathian region.

 

Zapraszamy! :)

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hey!! im Ben. i started caching in 2017 but didnt have an account. my aunt took my brother and I to find a few. i forgot about it soon after because motivation dried up. on july 17 2019 i got back in and havent looked back since! i live in new hampshire USA and love it!

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25 minutes ago, BenRed06 said:

on july 17 2019 i got back in and havent looked back since! 

 

Be welcome, Ben!

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17 hours ago, RuideAlmeida said:

 

Be welcome, Ben!

thanks!! i have been caching for a while now!

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Hello! Newbie here. Were in Virginia in the US.  My daughter and I are going out to look for our very first one this weekend.  We thought it would be a fun way to be active and get exercise.

 

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Hello Edsoccer7 here.  Just started Geocaching last week.   I love this, had help from Hobbit Taz, and I learned a lot.   Would love to meet others so l can learn more.   Good luck hunting to all. 

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Hi, I am Stadtfalke from Germany and actually Geocaching for many years. So far I have never used the forum, so at least here I am a newbie. :) Looking forward to interesting topic throughout the forum. 

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2 hours ago, Stadtfalke said:

Hi, I am Stadtfalke from Germany and actually Geocaching for many years. So far I have never used the forum, so at least here I am a newbie. :) Looking forward to interesting topic throughout the forum. 

 

Welcome to the forum ;) 

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