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GeoTour at Georgia State Parks

Grab Your GPS and Go Explore Georgia.

We’ve hidden 47 caches in 43 state parks, taking you from Cloudland Canyon to Skidaway Island, and everywhere in between. The quest ranges from easy to tricky. (Hint: you might need a tide chart for one of the bonus caches.) Best of all, any age can participate and share the fun of treasure hunting, so "Get Out. Get Dirty. Get Fit."®!

WILD CARD Cache! Come out to our two NEWEST state parks and add Chattahoochee Bend and Don Carter wild card stamps to your Geo-Challenge PassPort! This unique stamps goes in the blank (non-park designated) squares on the end of your PassPort and counts towards your next geocoin. Newer passports now have 2 designated squares for these new parks.

There have been 28736 finds in 1578 days:
18.21 per day / 127.47 per week / 554.32 per month.
(October 2014)
• Hide with most finds: 1110, Amicalola Falls State Park & Lodge GC25VY7
• Hide with most fav points: 105, Cloudland Canyon State Park GC27C9Y
• Hide found most frequently: Every 1.4 days, Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge GC25VY7


CONGRATULATIONS to our GeoFinishers!




GETTING STARTED
  • Download this GeoTour: You can download all the caches in this GeoTour and save it directly to your GPS device. Most newer devices allow you to copy the file directly to the internal memory of your GPS device using a cable provided by the manufacturer.
  • Garmin eTrex HStart your search and locate one or all caches using a hand-held GPS unit. The Garmin eTrex H is a good entry level unit and is available for purchase at REI.
     
  • The cache containers are sealed ammo boxes labeled as a Georgia State Parks & Historic Sites geocache. Caches are located in 44 Georgia state parks.
  • When you find a Geo-Challenge cache, take a trinket from the cache, leave something of greater or equal value, log your name and any comments to the logbook, stamp your PassPort grid sheet with the unique stamp for that specific park and then share your experiences online.


TRAVEL BUGS
Follow the Traveling Gophers on www.Geocaching.com. There are 58 Georgia State Park & Historic Sites travel bugs moving around the country. Be on the lookout for them and help them get to a new destination.


GEO-COINS
Complete specific numbers of caches to get a custom geo-coin. Bring your stamped PassPort into the park’s Visitor Center and receive a voucher for your coin.
  • Geocache Coins With 15 completed caches you are eligible for a bronze level coin
  • With 30 completed caches you are eligible for a silver level coin
  • With 40 completed caches you are eligible for a gold level coin

To redeem your voucher and receive your coin, send the voucher to:
Georgia State Parks & Historic Sites
Marketing Dept.
2600 Hwy. 155 SW, Suite C
Stockbridge, GA 30281



BONUS CACHES
Once you complete the caches for each coin level you are eligible for that level bonus cache. The bonus caches are a bit more challenging.


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