Congratulations to Hooclass2002 for his winning photo titled “DeFIREgration” of DePhogration prepping the grill at the May 6, 2018 NoVAGO Spring Picnic and Awards Event. We also offer a big thank you to everybody who participated in the May 2018 photo of the month contest.
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Find Your Chesapeake Geotour Launches in June
The Find Your Chesapeake Geotour Kick Off Event has been published. The event will be held at the Zimmerman Center near Wrightsville, PA on June 9th, 2018 from 10am-Noon. NoVAGO members joined the MGS, the Chesapeake Conservancy, the National Park Service, and Susquehanna Heritage to place caches for this huge endeavor. This geotour will have over 60 caches within Maryland, Virginia, Pennsylvania, and Delaware. A trackable geocoin will be awarded to the first 300 geocachers who find 20 geocaches on the trail, while supplies last. You will need to find 20 geocaches on the trail, gather the code word, to earn … Continue reading
April 2018 Photo of the Month Winner
Congratulations to Serrabou for his winning photo titled “Rhododendron Rock” of Roo visiting an earthcache on Mount Rogers. We also offer a big thank you to everybody who participated in the April 2018 photo of the month contest.
March 2018 Photo of the Month Winner
Congratulations to ZippyFinn for her winning photo titled “Hamming it up at MUSTCACHE!” of Roo at the final of MUSTCACHE! We also offer a big thank you to everybody who participated in the March 2018 photo of the month contest.
February 2018 Photo of the Month Winner
Local Geocachers Attend Class About Cachetur.no
March 10, 2018 – Over 24 geocachers descended upon the Thomas Jefferson Library to attend a class titled Let’s take a cachetur. Cachetur.no is the hottest new geocaching application around that lets you plan private trips, group trips and public trips that are open for all. Current NoVAGO President Platoaddict was the mastermind behind this class came prepared with slides and some cool cachetur.co swag for the attendees. While developing this class the developers of cachetur.no reached out to NoVAGO and offered to help in anyway they could. Attendees seemed very pleased with the information from the class. “I’m sure I … Continue reading
January 2018 Photo of the Month Winner
Congratulations to Nothereeiether for his winning photo titled “Finding more than caches!” of HooClass2002 and Cache Clown 76 finding a special made tree just for them while on The Beaver Trail. We also offer a big thank you to everybody who participated in the January 2018 photo of the month contest.
First Class of 2018 Kicks Off NoVAGO’s New Direction of Hosting Educational Events
On Saturday February 3, 2018 thirty geocachers piled into a classroom for Awesnap’s Planning a Geocaching Road Trip Class. Our new President, platoaddict , want’s 2018 to be the year NoVAGO host’s more educational events. On the horizon there are plans to host classes on a variety of subjects including GSAK, puzzle solving, cachetur.no, earthcaching 101, and a basic cache page creation class. The Geocaching Road Trip class was held in Prince William County at the Chinn Library. Awesnap’s presentation covered the basics of distance caching, selecting target geocaches, routing, project.gc, and a quick introduction to cachetur.no. JPWAVE wrote in his … Continue reading
2017 Photos of the Month
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December 2017 Photo of the Month Winner
Congratulations to Pfenix for her winning photo titled “I’m a kiss-kiss tree with a kiss-kiss face, for spreading cheery-cheeries all over the place!” of a tree that she discovered while following The Ghost Deer Tale. We also offer a big thank you to everybody who participated in the December 2017 photo of the month contest.