Geocaching

CANCELLED: Cache In Trash Out

Saturday, April 27 | 2:30 – 4:30 PM | All ages | Flat Fork Creek Park | Free

**PLEASE NOTE: This event has been cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience!

Geocaching is a real-world, outdoor treasure hunting game where you navigate to a specific set of GPS coordinates to find hidden geocaches (containers). Join us to learn more about this fun and interactive activity and celebrate national Cache In Trash Out week as we help pick up litter and trash around geocaches in Fishers Parks. No registration required.

Fishers Parks & Recreation has launched a new Geocaching Series! Geocaching is a real-world, outdoor treasure hunting game using GPS-enabled devices. Participants navigate to a specific set of GPS coordinates and then attempt to find the geocache (container) hidden at that location.

How to Geocache

  1. Review the Geocaching Policy for Fishers Parks
  2. Register for a free Basic Membership at geocaching.com
  3. Visit the Hide & Seek a Cache page
  4. Enter your postal code and click "search"
  5. Choose any geocache from the list and click on its name
  6. Enter the coordinates of the geocache into your GPS Device (this can be your smart phone! All you need is the free geocaching app!).
  7. Use your GPS device to assist you in finding the hidden geocache
  8. Sign the logbook and return the geocache to its original location
  9. Share your geocaching stories and photos online

Geocaching in Fishers Parks

Fishers Parks & Recreation supports and encourages the sport of geocaching as an activity that promotes exploration of the varied outdoor spaces in our city. Find more information in the Geocaching Policy.

Please note that all caches must be approved through Fishers Parks & Recreation. To submit an application to put a cache in a Fishers Park, please complete a geocache application.