Geocaching Resources

There is a wealth of information out there relating to geocaching. The below listed blogs, podcasts, vlogs, shops etc are a tiny number of the ones available but they are my favourites. Hopefully what you’re looking for is listed below.

Blogs

Wasknight – Geocaching Blind

GeoCass UK GeoCaching

LANMonkey

Mud and Nettles

The Life of a Geocacher

Coordinates/Distances

Boulter.com is an invaluable resource!

Here for converting Google Maps coordinates to Lat/Lon

Here to measure the distance between two sets of coordinates (in miles or kilometres)

EarthCache Resources 

British Geological Survey (BSG)

EarthCache.org for information on EarthCaching

Geological Survey of Ireland (GSI)

U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Free Printable Downloads

Techblazer has some great free logbook templates here

Island Buttons provides free templates for personalised logbooks here

Landsharkz have an array of cool, free printable stuff like muggle cards, trackable mission statements and more here

Hint Decryptor

A handy ROT13 decryptor is available here

Local Associations/Groups

Geocaching Association of Great Britain (GAGB)

Magazines 

UK Cache Mag

FTF Geocacher

Maps for GPSr

Open Street Map give free downloads of routable maps in Europe

Other Resources

Teletrac Navman has some very helpful links listed on their site here

Podcasts

Geocache Talk

PodCacher

GeoSnippits

The Geocaching Podcast

Related Sites

Waymarking.com for information on waymarks

Wherigo.com to download cartridges to play wherigo

Specific Series

Church Micro (UK) – check out statistics and get achievement badges for your profile

SideTracked – get achievement badges for your profile

Shops*

Geocacheland

Geocoin Shop

Geocaching Shop Ireland

Geocaching Shop NL

Pulse 72 Geocaching

Base of Tree

*These are shops that deliver to UK/Ireland. There are lots of other great ones that unfortunately, I can’t get stuff delivered from so I have no direct experience of them!

Statistics

For a list of geocachers with the most finds, check out Cacher Stats. You can filter to your own country/state too.

Project-GC is a mine of statistical information, and very useful tools such as trackable discovery.

My Geocaching Profile gives you the ability to display a multitude of statistics on your geocaching.com profile

Terminology

Don’t know your TFTC from your SL? Check out Groundspeak’s Glossary of Geocaching Terms

Trackables

Project-GC trackable discovery tool

Log Them All

Vlogs 

The Geocaching Vlogger (my favourite!)

GeoPaul

SoDak Zak

Happy caching!

Sarah

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