Name: Geocaching

Description: Please DO the following BEFORE the session to complete this MB at the Midway, otherwise a Partial will be issued: * Study the Geocaching Merit Badge Book * Have written proof that a Geocaching.com account has been establish and counter signed by parent indicating that permission was given to create the account. * Req. 5cd: Study and prepare to explain and demonstrate the use of UTM and be prepared to compare the UTM accuracy against a GPS Unit. * Req. 7: Identify three public caches on Geocaching.com, and find at least one of them. * Req. 8: (select one from A - D). COUNSELOR'S NOTES: 1) Bring signed blue card. 2) Print out and bring geocache worksheet and bring MB booklet to class. 3) Bring a cell phone with geocaching app installed and personal account set up. 4) Download GPS app: commander compass and install in on the cell phone. Cell phone MUST BE data enabled to use geocahing app If you have already hidden your cache for 1 month sign off will be available otherwise contact MBC instructor once done for sign up.

Difficulty: Medium

Eagle-required: false

Staffed: true

Time Slot: AM

Size: 12

Registered Count: 4

Instructor name: Yong Tang

Instructor email: ytgreeting@gmail.com

Instructor phone:

Status: Open

Worksheets url: http://www.usscouts.org/mb/worksheets/Geocaching.pdf

Room: G3

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