Geocaching in Scouting

Geocaching is a rapidly growing sport that uses a GPS unit to find hidden treasures. These treasures go far beyond a simple box in the woods! In this action-packed class, learn how to use Geocaching to help your unit, district or council with exciting program ideas, unit activities, membership recruitment, and public relations. Discussion will also include how to leverage the Geocaching merit badge to help all programs. Open to all programs and all levels of experience.


Week 10: August 11-17


About Philmont Scout Ranch

Philmont Scout Ranch, the Boy Scouts of America's premier High Adventure™ base, challenges Scouts and Venturers with more than 214 square miles of rugged northern New Mexico wilderness. Backpacking treks, horseback cavalcades, and training and service programs offer young people many ways to experience this legendary country.