This day celebrates the sport of geocaching, a real life treasure hunting game which involves using GPS devices to locate hidden containers called geocaches in a variety of locations around the world. Geocaching is a fun way to work with friends to find items while exploring the outdoors or other new locations. According to the website www.geocaching.com, there are 4,479 geocaches around Canton. Check out the resources below to learn how to geocache or to read stories in which geocaching plays a central role!
Teaches readers how to use a Global Positioning System receiver in order to find caches, or hidden objects, while out hiking, and learning orienteering.