Seventh-day Adventist® Church

Adventist Youth in the United Kingdom and Ireland


e-Club Geocaching Honour

Geocaching e-Honour

Category: Recreation



1.      Define Geocaching.

2.      What is a GPS receiver?

3.      Demonstrate 2 ways of finding the location of a Geocache in your area on the Geocache website.

4.      Demonstrate entering the latitude and longitude coordinates into the GPS to find a Geocache in your area.

5.      Define the following terms:

a.       Traditional cache

b.      Micro-cache

c.       Virtual cache

d.      Multi-level cache

e.       Travel bug

6.      What items may be left in a geocache? Which items may not?

7.      Know and practice good Travel Bug Etiquette

8.      Know and practice good Travel Bug Etiquette

9.      Find 3 Geocaches in your area, at least one of which must be a regular (traditional) cache.

10. Write about your geocache find in your logbook on the geocache website.

11. Discuss Matthew 6:19-21 and Jeremiah 29:13 and compare them to geocaching.

12. Discuss safety concerns you should consider when geocaching.


We suggest that for the presentation elements of the honour you record a video of yourself and include it with your written assessment in your folder.  Your director will check all your work when your club resumes. If all is present and correct, your director can then decide if you may be awarded your honour.

Finished all your requirements?  Complete this form online, print off the confirmation and include in your club folder.

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