What is a GeoTour?
A GeoTour is a way to explore unique destinations using Geocaching.com. They are custom tours showcasing new and exciting locations in new areas. Many have a reward when you have completed them. There are many GeoTours worldwide.
BC is the home of three GeoTours.
Gold Country’s GeoTourism Program has researched sites of interest throughout the region under a variety of themes and hidden caches for you to find! Learn about each site while unearthing treasures! Use your GPS or letterbox clues to locate each cache, swap some swag, then re-hide the cache.
The City of Richmond hosts the first official GeoTour of a Canadian City. Explore the Island City on your quest for 30 geocaches located in parks and on trails. Discover Richmond’s unique natural and cultural heritage and visit the city’s “hidden gems.” Find all the caches and complete the passport to receive a prize!
The Backroad Mapbooks GeoTour has highlighted some of the popular recreation sites and trails throughout the 6 regions of British Columbia by hiding caches under the following outdoor themes: On The Trail, On The Road, On The Water. Explore BC and learn more about the outdoors while unearthing treasures!
The Amazing Places Project connects people with nature in Canada’s UNESCO biosphere reserves and educates residents and visitors about the ecological significance of well-loved, publicly-accessible outdoor spaces. This GeoTour will send you on an inspiring adventure to the region’s most beautiful natural places. Find them all and qualify for a prize!
So choose your tour, pack up your vehicle and start a new adventure.