Fun Geocaching

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How to Have Fun Geocaching in Texas

 

Recently a fun Geocaching Challenge was held in Port Aransas, Texas on April 5 to 7 as noted in the Texas Coastal Wave, April 1 to 8. What is geocaching?  Geocaching is an outdoor sporting activity in which the participants use a Global Positioning System (GPS) receiver or other navigational techniques to hide and seek containers, called "geocaches" or "caches.”  It is a treasure-hunting game for people of all ages.  Several resources are listed below for fun geocaching in Texas. View details at Geocaching.com on how to get started and sign up for a free basic membership.

Pictures of IB Magee Beach Park, Port Aransas
This photo of IB Magee Beach Park is courtesy of TripAdvisor>Magee Beach Park has 75 camping tent sites. Water and electrical are available. Four-minute showers are only a dollar. Selecting a tent for camping may include a family cabin or a tent for camping attachment to your truck.

Port Aransas town sits on the north end of Mustang Island, a protective barrier island. Upon visiting the Port Aransas Chamber of Commerce, ask for information on bird watching in the area. Two cities close by for bird watching are Corpus Christi and Rockport. Two bird watching hotspots in the fall around Port Aransas include the following.

Largest Child Migration - Riders on the Orphan Train

Few people today know much about the largest child migration in history.

A Texas Event

Restaurants in Port Aransas, Texas can be summarized as “a Texas event.”  Individuals from across America move to Port Aransas to begin a new life…some opening a Port Aransas restaurant. These nine Port Aransas restaurants deserve a look as a “Texas event.”