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

Milestones achieved in December 2006

Congratulations to the following Manitoba MBGA members who have reached milestones during the past month.

100 Finds

200 Finds

300 Finds

600 Finds

1100 Finds

Outdoor Safety Tips

Following the successful MBGA Safety tips course event, burchil has posted the safety tips.

Cacher of the Month - December 2006


beancounter69 and junior cachers
at Hoover Dam (December 2005)
  1. When did you start Geocaching?
  2. September 11, 2005, first cache was find me.

  3. How did you find out about Geocaching?
  4. There was an article in the Brandon Sun in the fall/summer of 2005

  5. What was it about geocaching that got you hooked into the game?
  6. The fact that there are treasures hidden everywhere just waiting for me to find them. It is the perfect family activity.

  7. Have you cached in any other provinces, countries?
  8. To date I have cache finds in Manitoba, Alberta, North Dakota, New Mexico, Montana, Arizona

MBGA Committee Meeting - December 5, 2006

Location: Jeffrey’s N49 56.729 W097 05.203
Start/Finish: 7:15 – 8:20 pm

Committee Present: Steven (ertyu), Brian (grnbrg), Tobey (3Ts&aG), Roger (The-Stuntman), Peter (Peter and Gloria), Scott (Lizardo), Jen (ava_ad0re), Dani (dani_carriere),

Committee Absent: N/A

Members Present: Paula (MHz)