Favourite geocaches: Nottinghamshire

Awarding our Geocaching favourite points: Where? Which? Why? Sometimes we award favourite points for the memories attached to finding a cache, other times it’s for the creativity of the containers, and then there’s also the points for location…for taking us to a different place that we wouldn’t have otherwise known about. 🙂 A special mention…

The long road to completing the Church Micro 50k Challenge!

Bagging the Church Micro 50K Challenge!   On the way back from our Christmas stay in Mansfield we took the M1 Southbound back to Surrey with a challenge in mind, the Church Micro 50k challenge set by ‘KnightFamily1980’. The rules involved finding church micro’s to make up a total of 50,000 points. For those that aren’t familiar…

A phone box converted into a book exchange in Woodborough, Nottinghamshire taken from Flickr.

Geocaching in Nottinghamshire and the story of the lost hour…

Geocaching around Calverton and Woodborough…   Around 8 miles North of Nottingham City Centre lie the picturesque villages of Calverton and Woodborough. Parking up at St Wilfrid’s Church we picked up our first Church Micro, CM3622 Calverton St Wilfrid, of the day before taking the anti-clockwise route around the ‘Calverton/Woodborough‘ circuit. Historically Calverton, once part of…