Geocaching at Fernwood Botanical Gardens
Members of the South Bend Adventure Club attended a Geocaching.com event hosted by Fernwood Botanical Gardens and run by the Geocaching.com group “The Geo-Cats”. As I was heading there, I wondered if the weather would dampen the interest in the event but once there, the clouds made way to partly sunny skies. There were approximately 30 people in attendance including 4 SBAC members.
The event and all of the 11 geocaches were themed on the book(s) “Where’s Wally”. The event started by giving away door prizes such as a free Fernwood membership, mystery bags (for kids) T-shirts and various other geocaching swag. Then members of the Geo-Cats group gave a powerpoint presentation on the in’s and out’s of Geocaching.
Afterwards I took a group of 3 out to find the 11 “Where’s Wally” themed Geocaches as well as 2 “Earth Caches”. Earth Caches are usually not a physical cache but…
View original post 172 more words