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Live Culture Coast and Oregon Coast This Week Present Cache the Coast!

With 3 million active geocaches worldwide in 191 different countries on all seven continents, geocaching is a global phenomenon. This year, Live Culture Coast is adding a whole host of new caches along the Southern Oregon Coast for players during Cache the Coast, presented in partnership with Oregon Coast This Week.

We’ve placed caches at 35+ of the experiences on the Live Culture Coast route to create a GeoTour. Find any 10 caches and complete your Cache the Coast passport between October 19-27 to get in the running for great prizes — a $250 shopping spree at Scout Northwest Trading Company and a two-night stay at Salishan Resort.

Click on passport below to download a printable PDF.

You’re invited to our kickoff event at Coos History Museum on Saturday, Oct. 19, 10-11 am, 1210 N. Front Street, Coos Bay during which the GeoTour will go LIVE!

• Get an introduction to geocaching

• Learn more about Live Culture Coast events

• Pick up your Cache the Coast passport

  • Drink a fresh cup of Bayside Coffee

If you’ve never tried geocaching before, it works like this: After downloading a geocaching app to your phone or GPS, you can find coordinates to millions of hidden “caches,” a log book, prizes and often both. The adventure is going to find it. Caches can be large or small, hard to find, or easy. The 35+ stop GeoTour will last a full 12 months, so you can continue your Southern Oregon Coast adventure all year and earn the official GeoTour souvenir for your geocaching profile!

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Fun Fact—Geocaching got its start in Oregon in 2000, yet more proof that Oregon has an active starter culture.

 

 

Photo by Oregon Coast Visitors Association