The Essential Guide to Geocaching

Tracking Treasure With your GPS
Dyer, Mike (Book - 2004)
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The Essential Guide to Geocaching

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Here's everything you need to know to participate in this increasingly popular outdoor activity.
Authors: Dyer, Mike, 1977-
Title: The essential guide to geocaching
tracking treasure with your GPS
Publisher: Golden, Colo. : Fulcrum Pub., 2004
Characteristics: 148 p. :,ill.,22 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Mike Dyer
Contents: What is geocaching?
A brief history of geocaching
Who should get involved in geocaching
Where is geocaching today?
Getting started
Tools of the trade
GPS receivers
GPS accessories
Outdoor ethics and wilderness safety
General wilderness principles
Outdoor ethics
Basic geocaching principles
What is in a cache?
Game types and cache sizes
Rules and general guidelines
Finding your first cache
Creating your first cache
A geocacher's guide to land navigation
Reading topographic maps
Basic functions of GPS receivers
Map scale, distances, and working with a compass
ISBN: 1555915221
Branch Call Number: 623.89 D996e 2004
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. 141) and index
Subject Headings: Global Positioning System Geocaching (Game) Handbooks, manuals, etc Geocaching (Game)
Topical Term: Global Positioning System
Geocaching (Game)
Geocaching (Game)
LCCN: 2004012369
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