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July Geo Explorers Challenge – Explore Maplewood
July 24, 2020 @ 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM CDT
An event every day that begins at 6:00 AM, repeating until July 26, 2020
The July Geo Explorers Challenge is to find a minimum of 8 geocaches within Maplewood parks and open spaces. Your challenge packet will be emailed to all registrants prior to the challenge start. These will include your geocache passport of 20 caches, coordinates and Google Map links and challenge rules. The GPS coordinates will get you close to the geocache. Once you are at the coordinate you will have to start looking for the geocache, which will be a Ziploc container with a blue top.
Along the way we will encourage participants to share their progress through pictures that will be shared here and on our social media platforms. Participants will also be asked for weekly progress updates which will be compiled in our “Challenge Progress Log”.
*Register as an individual or household!
– Dates: July 6 – July 26
– Registrants will need to find at minimum 8 caches and submit the code words.
– Participants will provide weekly progress updates that will be compiled and posted in our “Challenge Progress Log” on the website. See where you stand vs other participants!
– Challenge packets with more information will be emailed out to registered participants prior to challenge start.
– Complete the challenge at your own pace at anytime throughout the challenge date window.
Register as an Individual or Household at one of two levels.
*If registering a household you will be asked for number of participants at registration*
– Swag Bag Level – $10/(Household or Individual): Receive 1 Parks & Rec Swag Bag & each participant receives a medal
– Medal Only Level – $5/(Household or Individual): Each participant receives a medal
– You will be asked for a “Team” name at registration. This will be used as your identifier on the “Challenge Progress Log”. You can use your last name or get creative and come up with a fun team name!
– All registrations receive entry into a special prize drawing
Twin Cities Event Calendar by Twin Cities Kids Club
Are you looking for family-friendly, educational, holiday-themed, and fun events to take the kids to? Our Twin Cities Event Calendar is the perfect resource for finding activities and events your entire family will love. Create precious family memories together by attending unique events designed specifically for children.
In-person, online, indoor, and outdoor events are all included on the Twin Cities Event Calendar. You’re sure to find an activity that is ideal and engaging for your family. For more information, simply click the event, and you’ll be given all of the details, including date, time, location, and cost! There is also contact information for the host for the event in case you have any burning questions.
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