Geocaching

Geocaching Challenge – there is more fun for everyone at Maine State Parks!

Discover 8 geocaches as you explore Maine’s spectacular State Parks and Historic Sites. From historic forts to our deepest wilderness, the Maine State Parks GeoTour offers something for everyone!

HOW TO PLAY:

  1. Use your existing Passport or Obtain a Maine State Parks Passport from any Maine State Park or Historic Site
  2. Go to www.geocaching.com to create your login.
  3. Download the GPS coordinates to your GPS unit or mobile device at www.geocaching.com/adventures/geotours/maine-state-parks
  4. Using the coordinates, find as many Maine State Parks geocaches (during normal park hours) as you can! The hidden, water-tight containers will be clearly marked as official Maine State Parks Geocaches.
    Hint: caches are only located at the following Maine State Parks:
    • Allagash Wilderness Waterway
    • Aroostook State Park
    • Cobscook Bay State Park
    • Colburn House State Historic Site
    • Colonial Pemaquid State Historic Site
    • Mount Blue State Park
    • Vaughan Woods Memorial State Park
    • Wolfe’s Neck Woods State Park
  5. Sign the logbook inside each container, and stamp your passport with the unique stamp from that park’s geocache.
  6. For more information about the Maine State Parks GeoTour go to:
    www.geocaching.com/adventures/geotours/maine-state-parks