May 11, 2020 Comments Off on PHOTO CAPTION CONTEST News

    Now, a little something for you. Do you see a funny caption when you look at the picture below? Add your caption and you could win a BCGA Geocoin. Send your caption to the following email [email protected] by May 31, 2020.

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  • New coin alert!!

    February 15, 2020 Comments Off on New coin alert!! News

    Now taking pre-sales for our upcoming NEW Geocoin, the BCGA Sasquatch Geocoin! This coin was created to celebrate one of British Columbia’s most famous mythical creatures, the Sasquatch. With a beautiful 3D detailed map of BC on one side, and a friendly, smiling, tree-hugging Sasquatch on the other, it will be a must have in your …

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    February 10, 2020 Comments Off on MEMBERSHIP RENEWAL FOR 2020 News

    Every year we all have to renew our membership, as set out in the Bylaws and the SOP. An email will be sent to all current members to renew their membership. To do this, we need confirmation of your address, email address, and geocaching name, as well as your declaration that you are a member …

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  • GeoWoodstock XVIII

    February 8, 2020 Comments Off on GeoWoodstock XVIII News

    BCGA welcomes GeoWoodstock XVIII to British Columbia this summer! We hope you’ve heard the news by now that GeoWoodstock XVIII will be taking place on August 22nd, 2020 in Abbotsford, BC. Geocachers from around the world are already planning their visits to our beautiful corner of the world. The organizers (Chris, Jay, Helen and Christie) …

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  • Looking forward to 2020!

    December 3, 2019 Comments Off on Looking forward to 2020! News

    Its rainy and snowy now in BC, but lets have a look at the next 12 months of Geocaching – plan ahead now! It’s as easy as 1, 2, 3! Souvenir Challenge – December 11th to January 1st Earn a souvenir if you geocache two days per week from December 11 –  January 1. Only …

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  • Mystery at the Museum

    July 19, 2019 Comments Off on Mystery at the Museum News

    Planning to get out geocaching this weekend to hunt for the gems stolen from the Museum?   This years summer promotion turns you into a detective, searching for clues, hunting stolen gems and even cracking a virtual vault! Join us on Facebook at BC Geocaching Association or on Twitter @BCGeocaching to ask questions or post pictures of …

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  • 2019 AGM & Campout

    April 7, 2019 Comments Off on 2019 AGM & Campout News

    The 2019 BCGA Campout and AGM is being held in Barkerville, BC! All the details, including how to reserve a campsite, or cabin, etc. will be distributed to members via email and the website in the next few weeks. Most of the Board will be at Government Hill campground. Feel free to book yourself in …

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  • Request for Nominations for Board Members

    April 7, 2019 Comments Off on Request for Nominations for Board Members News

    Each year 3 board member positions are available for elections. This year the following positions are up for election, all for a 2 year term: President – Position is currently held by Kathleen Brophy (Bajabetty). She is standing for re-election Secretary – Position is currently filled by Kat Chatten (attackkat). She is standing for re-election …

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  • Hands Across The Border

    March 12, 2019 Comments Off on Hands Across The Border News

    We are excited to co-host an event with the WSGA in the Peace Arch Park, Washington State side on April 20th. As the event is at the American Kitchen building, you are required to check in with USA Customs on your way to the event, and are required to check in with Canada Customs on …

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  • President’s Note

    March 12, 2019 Comments Off on President’s Note News

    I would like to thank everyone for supporting the BCGA. We have received some donations with membership renewals this year and we are quite thankful for your continued support. The BCGA is run by volunteers. We all have real jobs, family’s, and other things competing for our time. We have had some hiccups with getting …

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