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What is Geocaching?

Geocaching is an outdoor treasure hunt that uses GPS coordinates and clues to find cleverly hidden containers called geocaches. There are millions of geocaches in 190 countries waiting to be discovered—and we have hidden ten of them right here in Lima, Ohio!

Geocashing app and treasure

Get Started

To get started, print our brochure below and download the free Geocaching® app on your mobile phone. Set up a basic account and begin searching by entering the geocache numbers listed on our brochure.

Visit Greater Lima GeoTrail Coin

Completing the
Visit Greater Lima GeoTrail

After successfully finding all ten of our geocaches, bring your documented brochure back to our office to receive an official Lima/Allen County GeoTrail coin!

Need Help?

You can learn all the tips and tricks to geocaching at!

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