Glossary of geocaching terms
From one of the creators of Cacheopedia
Customized geocaching leave-behinds
Pathtags are social networking devices, enabling you to see who you have met, where they are from, and where you met.
Students use geocaching to learn and track their progress on a wiki
Bizarre meetup based upon geocoordinates created from the most recent Dow Jones closing. Meetups could be anywhere in the world. New coordinates are posted every day.
Geodashing is a game in which players use GPS receivers on a playing field that covers the entire planet. The waypoints, or dashpoints, to be reached are randomly selected. The win goes to who can get to the most dashpoints; that is, if you can get to them at all! Each game has a new set of dashpoints making each game completely different and unpredictable.
The goal of the project is to visit each of the latitude and longitude integer degree intersections in the world, and to take pictures at each location. The pictures, and stories about the visits, are then posted on this site.
It's a variation on geocaching that has contestants racing to reach coordinates they know not where. You have to get within 100 meters and the destinations can be pretty bizarre.
The Tricities.com team reported about the geocaching at Bays Mountain on News Channel 11 Tuesday evening. But after watching the geocachers in action, we decided it was time for us to try it out for ourselves. We quickly learned that it’s not as easy as it looks. (There's a video clip of the hunt, too)