Harnessing children’s familiarity with technology and using it as a gateway to outdoor play keeps them tuned to nature’s bounty. Geocaching is a popular activity around the globe that turns our natural areas into playscapes with endless opportunities. The State Parks Geocache Challenge was born from the desire to embrace the game.
What began as a wedding gift from the speaker to his old college roommate has become a global platform for intimate adventuring. Mikal shared the story of the mysterious box that opens at only one place on the face of the earth -- a hidden waterfall, a cave or a secluded island.