- This event has passed.
International Geocaching Day – 10 a.m.
August 15, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT$5
***ADVANCE REGISTRATION REQUIRED*** Walk-in registration at the time of the event is not available. Upon completing registration through the link below, you will receive an email confirming your registration. If you need assistance completing your registration, please call the McCloud Nature Center at (765) 676-5437.
UPDATE: this program now requires advance registration and has a fee. This is to limit the number of people and to allow for sanitizing of the equipment. Families will sign up for the morning or afternoon session and will use the provided GPS receiver to locate special geocaches placed at McCloud Nature Park. Inside are little trinkets that you get to collect! Several different geocaching trails will be set up, and families will be assigned to one trail, with a maximum of two families per trail per session.
Hiking Terrain Info: easy to difficult trails, gravel and/or natural surfaces, 1-3 miles. At registration, families will select their preference of trail difficulty. We will attempt to honor all trail preferences. Distance will be 1-3 miles.
Recommended ages 10 through adult. Children younger than 16 must attend with a parent or guardian who is able to walk the trail.
Advance registration is required. $5 per family
Call the Weather Hotline at 317-718-6111 for weather concerns.
Approximate program duration: 2 hours
Advance registration required by August 12 at: https://hcparks.recdesk.com/Community/Program/Detail?programId=484
For anyone who is interested in placing an official geocache at McCloud Nature Park, go to the link below for information about the geocaching rule and application.
Questions can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org (preferred) or 765-676-5437.