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Is It All About The Numbers? An Interview with Ireland’s Top Geocache Finder | The Geocaching Junkie

When I attended my first event in November 2013, one of the first questions I was asked was ‘how many caches have you found?’ At the time, I had found less than 100 and definitely felt like the quintessential newbie in a see of experienced geocaching demi-Gods. I know better now of course! If you enter the world… Read More Is It All About The Numbers? An Interview with Ireland’s Top Geocache Finder | The Geocaching Junkie

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Celebrating 15 years of Geocaching | The Geocaching Junkie

On 3rd June 2000, exactly one month after the first ever geocache was hidden in Beavercreek, Oregon by Dave Ulmer, Europe’s First (GC43) was hidden on Bray Head, in county Wicklow, Ireland. I’m very lucky to live just a stone’s throw from this historic piece of geocaching heritage and it was among my first 20 finds. I didn’t really understand the importance of… Read More Celebrating 15 years of Geocaching | The Geocaching Junkie

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FTF chasing and a run in with the coastguard | The Geocaching Junkie

Those of you that use the Project-GC website will be aware of the endless lists of statistics to be pored over, should numbers and lists and leader boards be your thing. I never thought stats were my ‘thing’, until I discovered this website. Now I find myself having a look at least a few times… Read More FTF chasing and a run in with the coastguard | The Geocaching Junkie

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Events, DTs and more events!! | The Geocaching Junkie

January was a month full of great events for me, as well as working towards my New Year’s resolution of completing my DT matrix and picking up a few Bring Back the Caches (aka Lonely Logs). Inniskeen Road: July Evening (GC33FGZ) – Found it! 3rd January 2015 I’ve slowly been working towards a challenge cache in… Read More Events, DTs and more events!! | The Geocaching Junkie