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Complete Idiot's Guide to Geocaching (Complete Idiot's Guides)


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There are treasures to be found...

They're hidden in city and state parks, outside of nearby buildings, alongside hiking trails and exercise routes, and even in local neighborhoods. This is geocaching, an adventure-based game involving intentionally hidden treasures, i.e. caches, and a standard handheld global positioning system (GPS) unit. The idea behind geocaching is for people to set up caches all over the world, and to then share the GPS coordinates of the caches via the Internet. GPS users can then use the location coordinates to find the caches, and once found, a cache usually provides its visitor with a wide variety of rewards available for the taking. Authored by a renowned expert on GPS usage and the editors of, The Complete Idiot's Guide to Geocaching is a comprehensive yet easy to understand guide for getting started and having fun with geocaching.

About the Author

Jack W. Peters, a nationally recognized leader in GPS navigation training, has been an active participant and promoter of geocaching since its inception. Certified by the state of Oregon as a search and rescue officer, Jack is the co-founder and manager of an off-road vehicle search and rescue team for the Lane County Sheriff's Office known as the Special Vehicles Group, publisher of GPS Navigator, and the author of The GPS Navigation Guide and the soon-to-be published Off-Road Field Guide.

The Staff and Editors of have been involved with geocaching since its inception, and are widely recognized as pioneers and custodians of this rapidly growing adventure-based activity.

Product Details

Peters, Jack W.
Peters, Jack W.
Outdoor Skills
Hardware - Handheld Computing
General Sports & Recreation
Hardware - Handheld Devicesng
Hardware - Handheld Devices
Edition Description:
Mass Market
Complete Idiot's Guides
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Grade Level:
from 12
9.06x6.06x.71 in. .87 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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