Category Archives: Events

Trailhead Ontario Conference

From June 9-11 the Ontario Trails Council will be hosting the Trailhead Ontario conference.  The conference brings together trail users, designers, builders and managers.    This is an excellent opportunity to raise awareness about Geocaching in Ontario with users and … Continue reading

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To be Virtuous or Sinful?

This past weekend saw another BFL Boot Camp, the seventh.  Over 200 geocachers enjoyed some night caching.   When it came time to explore a theme the organizers thought that perhaps the seven sins and seven virtues of geocaching might … Continue reading

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Beare Road Park Public Meeting

The City of Toronto is hosting a public meeting where you can learn more about the Beare Road Park Master Plan project, and provide your input on its new Master Plan.  The City of Toronto is inviting you to join … Continue reading

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Midnight in the Garden

What two things happen in November that will affect your geocaching experience? The move back to Standard time and BFL Boot Camp 7: Midnight in the Garden. If you have never heard about BFL Boot Camp it is all night … Continue reading

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GHAGAFAP Geocoin

There are less than two weeks to go before GHAGAFAP .  The event takes place at Guelph on Setember 15th.   This is one of the longest annually recurring events in Ontario.  Over 250 people attended this event last year. We … Continue reading

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Discover Lennox & Addington Recap

The largest event in August was surely the Discover Lennox & Addington County event that took place in Bath, Ontario.   Over 300 people attended the event.   Not quite enough for mega status but they are getting close. You … Continue reading

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OGA Day Events

In less than two weeks a series of events will happen across the province on what we have dubbed OGA Day.  This year that falls on August 11th.   We’d like to thank the hosts of the following six OGA … Continue reading

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Upcoming Events

The good weather of summer increases the number of events on the schedule.   Here are some family friendly events that you might want to consider attending this summer. For the second year in a row the OGA has partnered … Continue reading

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Geofreakz Event (GC3F5AQ)

Millions of years ago, in a galaxy deep in Cyberspace, the Krystal Star exploded into a billion fragments. These fragments were collected by a mysterious figure known only to us as The Gassy One, a mythic semi-hero with a lot … Continue reading

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The Great Tug Trent Geocaching Adventure

Recently Greywynd, Murfster and myself met at the Trent- Severn Waterway headquarters in Peterborough and presented Dawn Bronson, Central Ontario’s and the Trent-Severn Waterway’s Field Unit Superintendent, with a plaque on behalf of the Ontario Geocaching Association. This was a … Continue reading

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