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How do you pronounce geocache?

How do you pronounce geocache?

Let’s all share our opinion/knowledge on this matter please: I’ve read that the most common way to say “Geocaching” is: Geo-caching, where Geo is pronounced as in Geography, and caching pronounced as in cashing.

What does geocaching mean in English?

: a game in which players are given the geographical coordinates of a cache of items which they search for with a GPS device.

Is it pronounced Sahara or Sahara?

Break ‘sahara’ down into sounds: [SUH] + [HAA] + [RUH] – say it out loud and exaggerate the sounds until you can consistently produce them.

Is geocaching a word?

the outdoor sport or game of searching for hidden objects by using Global Positioning System (GPS) coordinates posted on the internet.

Who are the members of the geocaching community?

Geocachers who bought a Geocaching Premium Membership the first year it was offered and every year since. Please thank any Charter Members you meet on the trail since the site would not be here today without them. “Cache In Trash Out” is an ongoing environmental initiative supported by the worldwide geocaching community.

What do you call a small geocaching container?

Also known as a “Bison tube”. A small, metal, water-tight cylindrical container that can be used for micro caches. Its name comes from the original manufacturer, but there are now several other brands on the market. A Geocaching Premium Membership feature that can be used to group geocache listings in whatever way you like.

What does ground zero mean in Geocaching software?

A common GPS data format used to describe waypoints, tracks, and routes that can be interchanged between GPS devices and software. Ground Zero (GZ) The point where your GPS device shows that you have reached the geocache location. At ground zero, you are zero feet (or zero meters) away from your destination.

What does FTF stand for in geocaching terminology?

FTF “First to Find”. An acronym written by geocachers in physical cache logbooks or online when logging cache finds to denote being the first to find a new geocache. GC Code A unique identifier associated with every geocache listing. The GC Code starts with the letters “GC” and is followed by other alphanumeric characters, such as GCK25B