View Full Version : Yay Travel Bugs have arrived

02-09-2008, 08:51 AM
Bought 3 non activated travel bugs for geocaching from e-bay and they have arrived - Boys are very excited - just need to think of missions for them now

I though we migt do a Disney bug and try and get it to visit all the parks :D

02-09-2008, 09:00 AM
I need to get a bug out there. I have to replace one of my micros this week - it got muggled. :mad:

Setting another one on the beach at Lancing as well. That will be 4 I have out there now. :D

02-09-2008, 09:10 AM
Got the stuff to set a cache as well - this is all highly addictive - we have now got to the grand total of 10 (ooooo)

02-09-2008, 09:14 AM
Taken me since March to get 43. And that includes 12 in one day. :lol:

02-09-2008, 09:36 AM
wow 12 in a day ! - there is a circle of caches in Ninfield we will do one weekend when it is sunny (lol)

02-09-2008, 10:07 AM
There's 8 on Box Hill called Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. :lol:

You have to find the Dwarfs and they give you the location of Snow White.

02-09-2008, 10:16 AM
i have a bug that i dropped just of international drive to travel to disneyland it made it and is still traveling.
havent had chance to do any for a long while i hurt my back and then relocated and havent had chance but its the type of thing you can pick up and drop.
i have my own coin PM me your address and i will send the kids a couple of unactivated ones

02-09-2008, 10:17 AM
what's a micro? and a bug? I'm intrigued

02-09-2008, 10:18 AM
We have another cacher in our midst. :207:

02-09-2008, 10:21 AM
have any of you done the virtuals at disney and any round the area?

02-09-2008, 10:23 AM
Haven't been since I got into this. I doubt I'll be allowed to roam WDW with my bright yellow Garmin either. Adrian would die of embarassment. :lol:

02-09-2008, 10:24 AM
Okay now I wanna know what you are talking about- what on earth do you do with all these things?

02-09-2008, 10:25 AM
Geocaching Josh.

A micro is a very small cache and a bug is a little giblet that travels from cache to cache.

02-09-2008, 10:34 AM
oh ive done it its fun dawn and universal and seaworld

02-09-2008, 10:44 AM
how do you tell people where you want these bugs to end up and how do you know when they have?

02-09-2008, 10:48 AM
Their progress gets logged at www.geocaching.com so you know what cache the bug is currently in or what cacher has the bug to move on. There will also be info there on where the bug wants to go.

02-09-2008, 11:19 AM
oooh theres tons near my house! Can I use a regular old sat nav or do I have to have a particular one?

03-09-2008, 07:19 PM
We started using a sat nav then bought a handheld jobbie from e-Bay for about 30

03-09-2008, 07:34 PM
Have been bidding here and there on ebay for a handheld...we used to do this loads when we lived in Virginia and sort of fell out of the habit...would love to get back into it...