The GAGB are here to help. Check out these useful help resources:
Finding Your First Geocache
Getting Started - details on geocache types, geocache sizes and tips on finding your first geocache.
What is Geocaching Leaflet - To get started with Geocaching, you may also wish to download our helpful What is Geocaching? leaflet.
What do I need? - A list of what you need for your first find.
Smartphone Geocaching Apps - A list of geocaching apps for your smartphone.
Finding Your First Geocache - A step by step guide to finding your first geocache.
Frequently Asked Questions - an extensive list of geocaching FAQs.
More Useful Help Pages
Geocachers' Code of Conduct - find out about the Geocachers' Code developed by geocachers.
Geocaching Acronyms - find out what all the geocaching acronyms mean.
Frequently Asked Questions - Find out the answers to the most commonly asked questions.
Useful Articles - a collection of relevant help articles from our Seeker Magazine.
Useful Links - a collection of relevant webpage links all about geocaching.
Hiding a Geocache
Hide a Geocache - advice with regards to hiding your first geocache.
GAGB Geocache Hiding Guidelines - some general advice on placing geocaches.
GAGB Land Agreements Database - the database holds a list of blanket agreements with landowners regarding geocaching activities on their land.
Getting Permission to Place a Geocache - some help on getting permission and a sample letter to send to landowners.
GSAK Masterclass* - learn how to use this popular piece of software.
Follow the Arrow - we are pleased to host this website, filled with useful geocaching resources.
In addition to these resources, please do not hesitate to contact us if you would like any more help/advice.
* The GAGB wish to clarify, in the light of clause C8 of our Constitution, that the Association is under no commercial influence from GSAK (which is a commercial product), neither are we promoting it over any other alternative. We are simply aware that many cachers use the program and would benefit from a detailed GSAK guide on our website.