130 Geocaching II: Scavenger Hunt in the Queen City

Tuesday, April 23, 2013: 1:00 PM-5:00 PM
Convention Center: 103
AAPAR/Council for Adventure and Outdoor Education/Recreation
Speakers: Lisa A. Pleban, Castleton State College (VT), Castleton, VT; Glenn Ann Chabala, Upper Gwynedd Township, West Point, PA; Sandi Feight-Hicks, Lower Gwynedd Township, Spring House, PA; and Lyn Porter, Allen Brook School, Richmond, VT
Geocaching is an outdoor activity using a handheld Global Positioning System (GPS). Participants will be introduced to geocaching and then participate in an off-site 2.5 mile walking scavenger hunt of Charlotte. Comfortable footwear, water, and outdoor clothing are advised. A limited number of GPS units will be available, however, participants are encouraged to bring their own navigational device. Coordinates will be provided in the Convention Online Notes for participants to download prior to this session.
  • Charlotte 2013 Geocache marks.pdf (136.7 kB)
  • Understanding coordinates in Google Maps and Apps (2).pdf (274.8 kB)
  • Geocaching in the Queen City AAHPERD 2013.pdf (1.4 MB)
  • Links for Existing Geocaches In North Carolina On or Near Tryon Street.pdf (42.3 kB)