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Location-Based Activities

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Geocaching is an outdoor treasure hunt using hand-held global positioning systems (GPS) devices.

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Letterboxing combines navigation skills and rubber stamp artistry in a treasure-hunt style game.

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Orienteering is a competitive international sport that combines navigational skills and racing - using a map and compass to navigate from one point to another.

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Waymarking helps catalog and mark interesting locations around the world, encouraging others to find the same location.

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Geocaching and letterboxing can have unintended impacts on the Earth's natural resources. Follow these guidelines to avoid disruption of the environment.