Geocaching 101 - (Austin area)
Visit Buescher State Park and discover a new sport called Geocaching. You will use a provided GPS unit to find hidden treasure and learn how to play a game that can be played almost anywhere. It's great for kids and adults, no experience or equipment necessary!
Sep 29, 2012
from 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM
|Where||Buescher State Park|
|Contact Name||Katie Raney|
|Contact Phone||(512) 237-2241|
Come out to Buescher State Park and learn the basics of a fast growing sport that is loved by kids and adults alike. Geocaching uses GPS technology to help you find items hidden throughout the park. All necessary equipment will be provided while you discover a game that can be played almost anywhere. Take the skills home with you and join in on the fun using a Smartphone Application or your own handheld GPS. Live a happier and healthier lifestyle by getting outside and venturing down the beautiful trails that our state parks have to offer.
Reservations for GPS units are recommended. The event is free to the public but general park entry fee still applies.
Meet at the Lakeview Campground after paying your park entry fee at the park headquarters.
Bring water, a Smartphone/GPS if available, insect repellent and we recommend wearing closed shoes.