Achill Island is the largest island off the coast of Ireland, located in county Mayo, on the West coast and is connected to the mainland by the 200 yard long Michael Davitt Bridge. Achill is part of the Bay Coast section of the Wild Atlantic Way, the longest defined coastal touring route in the world, that … More Destination: Achill Island
On 3rd June 2000, exactly one month after the first ever geocache was hidden in Beavercreek, Oregon by Dave Ulmer, Europe’s First (GC43) was hidden on Bray Head, in county Wicklow, Ireland. I’m very lucky to live just a stone’s throw from this historic piece of geocaching heritage and it was among my first 20 finds. I didn’t really understand the importance of … More Celebrating 15 years of Geocaching
I went on two weekend trips in May, and although the sole purpose of neither trip was geocaching, I naturally managed to fit a few good caches in there 🙂 The first trip was to the Giant’s Causeway on the North Antrim Coast in Northern Ireland. This was my second ever visit to the area and it’s still as impressive as … More A Giant Weekend & a Wander around Walden
April has been a relatively quiet month for me on the caching front. Of course, I have still been finding a minimum of one cache per day (April 30th is the 262nd day of my streak!), but I haven’t had time to go on any major geocaching adventures. The highlight of the month by far … More CITO 2015 and a birthday FTF adventure in the woods!