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UT Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Services Hub: Geocaching, Game, and Recreation Websites

Geocaching, Game, and Recreation Websites

Geocaching, Game, and Recreation Websites

ACME Mapper  —  http://mapper.acme.com/

Backpacker Magazine: GPS Hikes  —  http://www.backpacker.com/destinations

Benchmark Hunting  —  http://www.geocaching.com/mark/
Everything you need to know to find those shiny metal disks with the elevation on them.

Bikely.com  —  http://www.bikely.com/listpaths

Bikemap.net  —  http://www.bikemap.net/#lat=37.09024&lng=-95.71289&zoom=3&type=0

Breadcrumbs  —  http://www.gobreadcrumbs.com/

Buxley's Geocaching Waypoint  —  http://www.brillig.com/geocaching/

Cache In Trash Out  —  http://www.geocaching.com/cito/

Cacheopedia  —  http://www.cacheopedia.com/

Caching Now  —  http://www.cachingnow.com/

County Highpointers Association  —  http://www.cohp.org/

Degree Confluence Project  —  http://www.confluence.org/
Uses gps technology to visit and photograph every place on earth where integer degrees of longitude and latitude intersect over land.

Earthcache  —  http://www.earthcache.org/

EveryTrail  —  http://www.everytrail.com/

Geocacher University  —  http://geocacher-u.com/

Geocaching: The Official Global GPS Cache Hunt Site  —  http://www.geocaching.com/

Geocaching Glossary  —  http://www.geocaching.com/about/glossary.aspx

Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)  —  http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic

GPS Data Search Tool (GPS Tracklog)  —  http://gpstracklog.com/2006/10/gps_data_search.html

GPS Drawing  —  http://www.gpsdrawing.com/gallery.html

GPS for Mountain Biking (singletracks.com)  —  http://www.singletracks.com/channels/gps

GPSgames.org  —  http://gpsgames.org/

GPSies.com  —  http://www.gpsies.com/home.do

GPSmagazine Guide to Geocaching  —  http://www.gpsmagazine.com/2007/07/gpsmagazine_guide_to_geocachin.php?page=all

Introduction to Geocaching  —  http://www8.garmin.com/specs/geocaching.pdf
A 7-page PDF file from Garmin.

Local Hikes  —  http://www.localhikes.com/

Map My Fitness  —  http://www.mapmyfitness.com/

National Geodetic Survey  —  http://www.ngs.noaa.gov/

Navicache  —  http://www.navicache.com/

TerraCaching  —  http://www.terracaching.com/

Trail Head Finder  —  http://www.trailheadfinder.com/

TrailBehind  —  http://www.trailbehind.com/

TrailLink  —  http://www.traillink.com/

TrailPeak.com  —  http://trailpeak.com/index.jsp

Travel By GPS  —  http://www.travelbygps.com/

Trip Search (Trimble Outdoors)  —  http://www.trimbleoutdoors.com/TripSearch.aspx

Wandermap.net  —  http://www.wandermap.net/#lt=37.09024&ln=-95.71289&z=3&t=0

Waymarking  —  http://www.waymarking.com/

Wikiloc  —  http://www.wikiloc.com/wikiloc/home.do

WikiWalki  —  http://www.facebook.com/pages/Wikiwalkicom/19399474980#!/pages/Wikiwalkicom/19399474980?sk=info

GIS Specialist

Eric Arnold

Contact:

Room 236
John C. Hodges Library
1015 Volunteer Blvd
Knoxville, TN 37996
arnold@utk.edu

 

Subjects:

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)