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by history-cacher
Tue Aug 27, 2013 9:33 pm
Forum: History Caching
Topic: Trackables that become history
Replies: 0
Views: 3388

Trackables that become history

The following is a list of trackables and travel bugs that are history now. It is only fitting that they get remembered somewhere. I thought I'd look for them by doing a Google search and the path led me back to here at OCUS, This one was a travel bug called Send Grover Home. The mission was to get ...
by history-cacher
Sat Feb 09, 2013 8:17 pm
Forum: Geocaching
Topic: Geocaching Research
Replies: 5
Views: 3370

Re: Geocaching Research

Dear Geocaching Community, Our group at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) is conducting research on Geocaching. More specifically, we are gathering data on what motivates Geocachers to play the game, based on personal Geocaching experiences. If you would like to support our efforts by providing...
by history-cacher
Sat Feb 09, 2013 8:03 pm
Forum: History Caching
Topic: Presidents Day Geocaching Tour
Replies: 4
Views: 4608

Re: Presidents Day Geocaching Tour

We're doing it again. The 3rd Annual Presidents Day geocaching tour. Find out how you can do a tour in your area and share your story.

http://www.goo.gl/yDlkA
by history-cacher
Fri Feb 03, 2012 9:50 am
Forum: History Caching
Topic: Promoting the History Forum and history caching
Replies: 10
Views: 9427

Re: Promoting the History Forum and history caching

What did Coffee Peddler say? This is a good opportunity for Open Caching to promote themselves by listing historycache as a type of cache.

I was checking in today to see if it was set and then I could add it to the Wikipedia.


-RKO
by history-cacher
Sun Jan 29, 2012 1:20 am
Forum: History Caching
Topic: Promoting the History Forum and history caching
Replies: 10
Views: 9427

Re: Promoting the History Forum and history caching

This is what I was going to publish in wikipedia ''Historycache''': An Opencache or Geocache that is themed around a historical topic. The cache may be located at a historically significant point of interest and contain laminated historical pictures. It usually teaches the visitor a history lesson a...
by history-cacher
Sun Jan 29, 2012 1:19 am
Forum: History Caching
Topic: Promoting the History Forum and history caching
Replies: 10
Views: 9427

Re: Promoting the History Forum and history caching

Yes I do, thanks for asking. :D
by history-cacher
Tue Jan 24, 2012 12:00 pm
Forum: History Caching
Topic: Promoting the History Forum and history caching
Replies: 10
Views: 9427

Re: Promoting the History Forum and history caching

I want to promote historycaching at the wikipedia page on geocaching. But I need a cite. Would you ask the management here to list historycache as a variation of geocaching somewhere on the OpenCaching landing page? Maybe a "Home of the History Cache initiative or something. Once this is done, I wil...
by history-cacher
Tue Jan 24, 2012 9:39 am
Forum: History Caching
Topic: Building an index of history related caches.
Replies: 18
Views: 14273

Re: Building an index of history related caches.

Yes this is good, can you post these to our blog? It is easier when people post them as comments.
by history-cacher
Tue Jan 24, 2012 9:37 am
Forum: History Caching
Topic: Presidents Day Geocaching Tour
Replies: 4
Views: 4608

Re: Presidents Day Geocaching Tour

Cool story, we are have another Presidents Day Geocaching Tour this year and everybody is welcome to attend. Opencachers, Terracachers and Noncachers. We have a Facebook pager and my plan is for this to be bigger and better than last year. http://presidentsdaygeocaching.blogspot.com/ I will present ...
by history-cacher
Sun Jun 26, 2011 2:25 pm
Forum: History Caching
Topic: Building an index of history related caches.
Replies: 18
Views: 14273

Re: Building an index of history related caches.

Thanks, are you getting many visitors to these virtual caches? I have a couple virtual but there is no traffic so I switched to traditional caches and there is
traffic. Correct me if I am wrong but I think virtual caches are not popular at all.