10th Anniversary of the EarthCache

first_imgCelebrate the 10th birthday for a geocache type that often takes you tens of millions of years into the Earth’s past. For a decade, EarthCaches have delivered adventurers to the tops of mountains, to strange and unusual rock formations and into the the steaming, bubbling processes that created the Earth—all without a geocache container. Instead, geocachers must use their geological detective skills to uncover the answers to specific questions about the location.EarthCaching in 6 Bullet Points:16,600 active EarthCaches worldwide (there’s probably one near you)The first EarthCache was published on January 10, 2004Partnership with the Geological Society of AmericaFound more often and receive more favorite points than average geocachesThere are more than 100 events worldwide celebrating EarthCaching’s 10 yearsJoin the celebration! Watch this video for an EarthCaching experience, then go out and find one of your own.Share with your Friends:More Click on the image to unlock an EarthCaching video  SharePrint RelatedDiscover EarthCaching and 11 Stunning LocationsAugust 5, 2014In “Community”Geocaching Unlocks the Secrets of the Earth – Geocaching Weekly NewsletterJanuary 21, 2013In “Groundspeak’s Weekly Newsletter”Happy Birthday EarthCaching – EarthCaches Turn 8 TodayJanuary 10, 2012In “Cache In Trash Out”last_img