Paperless Geocaching is quite well documented for Memory Map 5 and PDA devices, but times have moved on, so I wanted to see if I could bring it up to date. Geocaching is a very popular hobby, which combines GPS navigation with treasure hunting. There’s a more thorough explanation on the Geocaching.com website here https://www.geocaching.com/guide/ …
Smartphones are getting better and better, and in many cases have replaced a dedicated GPS unit. However, the lack of ruggedness, not to mention the chances of leaving it on a gatepost or more than likely it running out of battery, means that if you do get into trouble on a walk, you might well …
Some unique information has been sent in of late, including possibly unpublished (till now) images and tales from the ruins of Simms, amongst others. http://www.anglezarke.net/ruins/simms/ – thank you! The newly added photographs are courtesy of the notes in an unpublished book by the local historian DA Owen.