Welcome

Welcome Introduction

Geocaching is a worldwide adventure sport which utilizes GPS devices to hide and seek hidden containers called geocaches. (Learn more about geocaching) To get started geocaching, all you need is a GPS receiver and a geocache location. (Learn more about getting started) You can find a nearby geocache location at geocaching.com by entering an address or town into the search box.

The Manitoba Geocaching Association (MBGA) strives to advance the sport of geocaching through social activities, public education and promotion of geocaching. (Learn more about the MBGA).

Milestones achieved in April 2008

Congratulations to the following Manitoba MBGA members who have reached milestones during the past month.

MBGA
100
MBGA
200
MBGA
300
MBGA
400
MBGA
500
MBGA
600
MBGA
700
MBGA
800
MBGA
900
MBGA
1000
MBGA
1600
MBGA
1700
MBGA
1800
MBGA
2100
MBGA
2300
MBGA
2700


MBGA Annual General Meeting - April 30, 2008

Location: Mountain Equipment Co-op (N49 53.631 W097 08.592)

22 Members registered and present, 2 proxy votes registered.

Meeting called to order at 19:20 CDT.

All present members introduced themselves.

Cacher of the Month - April 2008

JayPeg

Dwarf & The Giant (JayPeg)
Dwarf & The Giant (JayPeg)

  1. When did you start Geocaching?
  2. It all began back in April 06 when I went to visit the 212s at their cabin. They said I had to try this thing called geocaching. Not so reluctantly we went to my very first cache Warning I shall Wear Purple– II. So I blame Ginny212 and this first find with getting started on my addiction. A month later I had to go back and sign the log.

  3. What was it about geocaching that got you hooked into the game?
  4. I have always enjoyed computers and collecting maps.

Milestones achieved in March 2008

Congratulations to the following Manitoba MBGA members who have reached milestones during the past month.

MBGA
100
MBGA
200
MBGA
300
MBGA
400
MBGA
500
MBGA
1000
MBGA
1300
MBGA
1700
MBGA
2000
 


MBGA Committee Meeting - March 25, 2008

Location: Pembina Village Restaurant (N49 52.250 W97 08.668)

Meeting called to order at 19:20 CST.

Board members present: Dani (dani_carriere), Tim (TurdleEggs), Peter (Peter & Gloria), Steven (ertyu), Sandra (junglehair), Jacques (OHMIC), and Paula (MHz).

Board members not present: Tobey (3T's&aG), Nick (bevro), Ray (slippery_1), Richard (KiteKacher), and Sean (Dragonfreys).