Discover L&A County MEGA Geocaching Event
This Mega-Event was cancelled for 2020 due to health and safety concerns related to COVID-19. It has been rescheduled to Saturday, August 21, 2021.
Mark your calendar!
The event listing is now published! Be sure to log your WILL-ATTEND if you can make it. Also, be sure to visit our Facebook Page for news, updates and information about ‘all things geocaching’ in L&A. We’ll send you lots of announcements leading up to the big day. It’s also a great place to find some helpful hints and tips while you’re visiting.
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When you attend our MEGA Celebration you’ll have a chance to earn a ton of great geocaching items, including: a MEGA Event Icon, a Locationless Cache Icon, a Community Event Icon, a CITO Icon, a Regular Event Icon, an Adventure Lab Icon, and an International Geocaching Day Souvenir. You can meet Signal (our friendly mascot) and find a variety of geocaches, including: Traditional, Multi, Mystery, Letterbox Hybrid, Virtual and more!
Lennox & Addington County is home to the most southerly dark sky site in Ontario. Weather permitting, enjoy a laser guided tour of the night sky and take a look through a telescope at various celestial objects at the Lennox & Addington Dark Sky Viewing Area. (7980 County Road 41, Erinsville)
Looking to get out on the water in L&A? We’ll have an assortment of canoes and kayaks available for rent ($10 each) prior to MEGA day! If you have your own watercraft, bring it along and take part in the fun. (River: TBD)
The annual MEGA Kick-Off Party is taking place at the L&A County Museum & Archives in Napanee. Catch up with old friends, make some new ones, get your photo taken with Signal, and get primed for an amazing weekend of geocaching. Admission is free!
8am – 4pm: Leave your mark in the log book, say hi to Signal and pick up information packages that detail fun geocaching activities taking place during the weekend. The event venue is open and staff are available all day to answer your questions. Drop in anytime for a coffee or share geocaching stories. Games, draws and activities will be available throughout the day.
9am – 4pm: Head to all corners of Lennox & Addington County for some world-class geocaching. Choose from more than 1,500 geocaches in L&A County, or try your hand at some of the many new caches that will be published just in time for the event!
4 – 5pm: After a fun day exploring L&A County, head back to the event venue for your chance to win an amazing assortment of prizes, hear closing remarks, and say ‘cheese’ for the popular group photo.
Post Mega Dinner: We’re working out the details for the 2020 Post MEGA dinner. Stay tuned for details.