Garmin's open cache iPhone app?

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Garmin's open cache iPhone app?

Postby DownwardlyMobile » Fri Dec 30, 2011 8:02 pm

Does anybody else use this? I like it so far, but I'm wondering how well (exact) the hiding coordinates are. Also, the cache I hid with it doesnt appear on the OC website?
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Re: Garmin's open cache iPhone app?

Postby DudleyGrunt » Fri Dec 30, 2011 11:57 pm

1. My understanding is that the iPhone doesn't give very reliable coordinates. I've generally though that my Droid2 isn't too bad, but hand-held GPS units (properly used) are far preferred for placing caches.

2. If you hid a cache with the Garmin OpenCaching app, it won't show up here, we are not affiliated with Garmin (and predate their use of the name "OpenCaching"). This site is part of a worldwide OpenCaching network.

3. Try checking out the Geocaching Buddy 4 OC in the App Store.
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