Welcome

Welcome Introduction

Geocaching is a worldwide adventure sport which utilizes GPS devices to hide and seek hidden containers called geocaches. (Learn more about geocaching) To get started geocaching, all you need is a GPS receiver and a geocache location. (Learn more about getting started) You can find a nearby geocache location at geocaching.com by entering an address or town into the search box.

The Manitoba Geocaching Association (MBGA) strives to advance the sport of geocaching through social activities, public education and promotion of geocaching. (Learn more about the MBGA).

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Upcoming events

MIDWINTER IS COMING

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2017 Winter Blizzard Contests

2017 Winter Blizzard

The MBGA decided we needed to get outside a bit more this winter, so we're running a winter contest! This time, we're going retro and pulling a couple of old contests out of our touques and running them again. We're even recycling the original logo.

Hiding Contest

Hide a cache during the 'Winter Blizzard'. Click for full post


November Milestones

Congratulations to the following MBGA members who achieved milestones in November 2016!

400: JAB007
700: lord yorlik, cndgrandma, Team Kare-a-cache

1,200: Hakliva
1,400: TripleSTrio
1,700: NovaToba

3,500: gnirips
5,000: Awol
8,500: 4elements5senses
28,000: ruylopez

Top 3 MBGA members with logged finds in November:
Awol - 703
Semb - 242
4e5s - 188

Top hiders of geocaches in November (non MBGA members included)
ilike2travel - 4
Jan&Ken - 3
magcha - 2
tracama - 2
NorthernImport - 2

20 non MBGA members also hit milestones in November. Become an MBGA member.

October Milestones

Congratulations to the following MBGA members who achieved milestones in October 2016!

200: Klyne
400: sjmuldrew, WiiFore
300: JAB007
500: mairne
600: Jan&Ken, lord yorlik, QuiltinAnnie, ZooCroo, checkerberries
800: Gyrfalcon09

1,200: warnor
1,300: yakherder
1,400: the DoWoP's, stingy bandits
1,500: MarcoIslandGuy
1,600: Sunny Owl & Hubby,
1,700: tuppergurl
1,800: MarcoIslandGirl, GoogleEyes

2,000: ShopCrazy, thewark
2,500: Gidobear, Semb
3,500: torossi
4,000: Geo-Smart, Erocks
4,500: Awol, MLKoop, rika72
7,500: bergmannfamily
8,000: trovechasers, ertyu
12,000: Pete

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