Are there geocaches in the UK?

Are there geocaches in the UK?

Whether on the side of a windswept mountain or on an expanse of beach, there are geocaches hidden across the UK including hundreds on our land.

What are the 3 main types of trackables?

There are three main types of Trackables: Travel Bug® Trackables, Geocoins and other Trackable Tags. A Travel Bug is a trackable tag attached to an item that geocachers call a “hitchhiker.” Each Travel Bug has a goal set by its owner.

Are geocaches illegal?

Geocaching is an illegal activity in National Forest wilderness if personal property is left unattended. Caches are not allowed in wilderness areas.

Is geocaching Free UK?

To find out where geocaches are, sign up for a free account at and download the app to your smartphone or you can visit or where you’ll also find an extensive list of caches in each area around the UK.

How do I start a geocache UK?

3 steps to begin your adventure

  1. Create an account. Create an account online or through the Geocaching® app to view a map of geocaches near you.
  2. Find a geocache. Use the app to navigate to a geocache nearby. Don’t forget to bring a pen!
  3. Share your experience. Once you find the geocache, sign and date the logbook.

What does trackable mean?

capable of being tracked
Definition of trackable : capable of being tracked : suitable for tracking.

Can you take stuff from geocache?

While some caches host trackables or unique SWAG items, some geocaches aren’t so lucky. The etiquette around geocaching SWAG is simple. If you take something, leave something behind of equal or greater value.

Where to buy geocaching supplies in the UK?

AllCachedUp Geocaching Shop UK Geocaching Supplies from the New Forest Hampshire.UK. Online supplier of quality Geocaching goods and supplies. Based in Hampshire United Kingdom and selling online since 2004.

How do I find a geocache?

You can use the Geocaching ® app or visit, or another listing site to find geocaches. Create your free account and log in. Remember your alias or username, you will need this later. Search for nearby geocaches.

What are the different sizes of geocaches?

As you can imagine, geocaches come in a range of sizes and some are more common than others. Micro – the smallest geocache size. Small – typically a tupperware box, no larger than 1 litre in size. Regular – a geocache larger than 1 litre in size. Large – a geocache larger than 20 litres in size.

What kind of geocache can you get from groudspeak?

Geocache Containers from Micro Geocache Nano Geocaches to larger Geocache containers. Custom Geocache Trackable Tags fully approved by Groudspeak. Licensed manufacturers of Groudspeak items .