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The geocaching handbook [electronic resource] : the guide for family friendly, high-tech treasure hunting / Layne Cameron ; with a foreword by Dave Ulmer.

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  • ISBN: 9780762774913
  • ISBN: 0762774916
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 129 p.) : ill.
  • Edition: 2nd ed.
  • Publisher: Guilford, Conn. : Falcon, c2011.

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General Note: Includes index.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Geocaching: the global sensation -- Let's go geocaching -- GPS units and smartphones -- Creating caches -- Geo-games -- Backcountry safety and outdoor etiquette -- Geo-happenings -- Clubs and websites -- Cachionary 2.0.
Summary, etc.: This revised and updated handbook covers everything an aspiring geocacher needs to get started, and it provides plenty of information to help practicing geocachers take their skills to the next level. Learn how the game began--in a new foreword by its founding father, Dave Ulmer--and discover how to: select a cache listing and begin your hunt for the treasure; buy a GPS receiver and use it to navigate to the cache; create and hide your own cache for others to find; practice backcountry safety and geocaching etiquette; play other geo-games, such as "Are U Nuts?" and "Geodashing"; and connect with other geocachers through clubs, online communities, and geo-events--Cover.
Source of Description Note: Description based on print version record.
Subject: Geocaching (Game) > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
GAMES / General
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Military Science
Genre: Electronic books.

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