High-tech treasure hunt!
Outdoor adventure for the whole family! This Geomate Jr. Geocaching GPS puts a world of adventure in the palms of your hands. Loaded with 250,000 geocaches from throughout the United States, the Geomate Jr. works right out of the box and uses your current location to point to the 20 closest geocaches and it includes information about the cache's size, how hard they are to find, and information about the terrain you will encounter getting to them. The Home setting means you won't get lost and can always find your way back to your starting point. This handy navigational tool also features a compass and provides longitude, latitude, and height - which makes it the go-to GPS for hikers. Geocaching is a great activity for scouting or campers. Requires 2 AAA batteries, not included.
There are almost 2 million geocaches hidden throughout the world. These caches generally hold a log book in which to sign your name, adding it to the list of other adventurers who have succeeded in finding them. Some even contain small objects you can take - as long as you leave one in its place. Ages 8 & up.