March 2019 Photo of the Month Winners

Its a TIE! Congratulations to both Zippy Finn for her photo titled “Puddles” and DePhogration for his entry titled “Iced Over.”

Introducing “NoVAGO gets Gung Ho at National Museum of the USMC” Adventure Lab

NoVAGO and The National Museum of the Marine Corps invites you to explore roughly 200 years of USMC history by teaming up and creating the new Adventure Lab When Groundspeak released a limited number of Geocaching Adventure Lab credits to various geocaching organizations around the world NoVAGO was lucky enough to have been chosen. These new adventures are similar to the “lab caches” available at megas but will be in place for a much longer time, perhaps even permanently. The National Museum of the Marine Corps is a lasting tribute to U.S. Marines–past, present, and future.  You can only access … Continue reading

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Introducing is a powerful trip-routing tool that has taken off in the caching world. However once all those caches are loaded up the challenge can be having enough time to stop and find them. Problem solved: announcing! With cache-turminator, load up all the caches on your route as usual, and then hop in the car. Cache-turminator will *automatically* log caches for you as you drive by! Using a comprehensive data catalog of cache details gleaned from a platoon of log-reading web robots, an advanced log-writing algorithm will piece together and post clever no-signature found-it logs at a … Continue reading

2018 Photo of the Year: Preliminary Voting

The thirteen photos below were each voted as the photo of the month during 2018 (one month had a tie). Now you can cast your preliminary vote for the 2018 Photo of the Year. The top vote-getters will advance to the final round. Instructions Click the image to view it larger Click outside the image to return to the poll Click the title to select a photo (the background will turn green for selected votes) To deselect an option, click the title again (the background will turn white) Cast your vote by clicking “Vote” [You will need to be logged … Continue reading

Virginia State Parks are Free to Enter on New Years Day

Virginia State Parks are free to enter January 1st as a way to encourage everyone to start the New Year right. The hardest part may be deciding which park to visit and some of our past First Day Hike participants have visited more than one. The first 100 visitors to each park will receive a commemorative bumper sticker. For more information visit this LINK. … Continue reading