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The Best Apps for Geocaching

Geocaching is a popular modern day scavenger hunt. There are millions of caches hidden all over the world. If you want to go out and find them, these are the best apps for pointing you in the right direction.

Klikaklu - Scavenger and Treasure Hunts
Cachly - Simple and powerful Geocaching for iPhone
Seek&Spot - Scavenger Hunt
GooseChase
Looking4Cache Pro - Geocaching App

Best Apps

Highest scored apps in the category

Klikaklu - Scavenger and Treasure Hunts
Klikaklu - Scavenger and Treasure Hunts

Klikaklu

Coopercode LLC

Featured by Apple six months running

Featured by Apple six months running!

Klikaklu is a photo hunt game that uses your phone's GPS, camera, and advanced image matching technology. It's a great way to quickly create and play treasure hunts!

Share hunts privately with friends and family, or leave them in public places for others to find. Lead people to new and interesting spots. Reveal secrets and rewards...

Cachly - Simple and powerful Geocaching for iPhone
Cachly - Simple and powerful Geocaching for iPhone

Cachly

Zed Said Studio LLC

Cachly is a simple and powerful Geocaching app for iOS that includes many advanced features that include the following:

Cachly is a simple and powerful Geocaching app for iOS that includes many advanced features that include the following:

- Geocaching account
Cachly uses the Geocaching Live API so that you can login with your account and see all of your information.

- Find Caches
Current location, coordinates, search for a location, or GC code. *Basic member restrictions apply. Some features only show for...

Seek&Spot - Scavenger Hunt
Seek&Spot - Scavenger Hunt

Seek&Spot

FromLabs PTE LTD

Seek&Spot was developed so that you can enjoy Scavenger Hunt, Geocaching, Gamification adventures in your device

Seek&Spot was developed so that you can enjoy Scavenger Hunt, Geocaching, Gamification adventures in your device. All Seek&Spot were created by users - You can create your own private Seek&Spot for just your family or friends – Or make it public so other can also enjoy them.

For a quick fun, you can use the “Find Me” function to create...

GooseChase
GooseChase

GooseChase

GooseChase Adventures

At GooseChase Adventures, we've combined the tried and true scavenger hunt with smartphone technology to create one of the most exciting activities out there

At GooseChase Adventures, we've combined the tried and true scavenger hunt with smartphone technology to create one of the most exciting activities out there. More than just a standalone app, the GooseChase platform lets you create and facilitate a customized scavenger hunt in minutes. Here's how it works:

1. Login to the administrator interface on our website and create a game.
2....

Looking4Cache Pro - Geocaching App
Looking4Cache Pro - Geocaching App

Looking4Cache Pro

Looking4Cache UG (haftungsbeschraenkt)

Looking4Cache is a app with a wide set of functions around the fascinating hobby geocaching

Looking4Cache is a app with a wide set of functions around the fascinating hobby geocaching. With direct access to over two million geocaches on Groundspeak´s Geocaching platform you can search for a box nearly everywhere.

In seconds you can store geocaches including all informations like the last logs, the waypoints and the images to your device over the direct API access...

Geocaching®
Geocaching®

Geocaching®

Groundspeak Inc.

Join the world’s largest treasure-hunting community with the official app for geocaching

Join the world’s largest treasure-hunting community with the official app for geocaching. Whether you are off to find your first geocache or your ten-thousandth, this app is your ultimate geocaching toolbox.

There are millions of clever containers called geocaches hidden in almost every country on Earth, just waiting to be found—there are probably even some near you right now.

Just getting...

Also Good

Apps with average score

Geocaching Buddy
Geocaching Buddy
Geocaching Buddy

Geocaching Buddy

BtStSoft

The ultimate tool for the serious geocacher when solving multi-caches, powered by Geocaching Live. This buddy app will remember every clue found and will calculate any derived clue or new waypoint for you. Waypoints can be formulas or projections. These and the final cache formula will be evaluated the moment...

GCTK GeoCaching Tools Kit
GCTK GeoCaching Tools Kit
GCTK GeoCaching Tools Kit

GCTK GeoCaching Tools Kit

RijkeSoftware

150+ tools and decoding tables to help you solve mystery- and multi-caches and make navigational computations, conversions, decodings and text analyses.
The number of tools will grow depending your input, so mail us to suggest/request a new tool or decoding table!

* No additional in-app purchases required
* No additional charge for features/tools...

Geocaching Toolkit iGCT
Geocaching Toolkit iGCT
Geocaching Toolkit iGCT

Geocaching Toolkit iGCT

BtStSoft

Geocaching is a worldwide game of hiding and seeking treasure.
A multi-cache involves two or more locations. Clues guide the geocacher from location to location. Sometimes these clues involve a puzzle, some calculations (e.g. on text or using roman numbers) or projecting a new waypoint using distances and bearings. Sometimes the...

Geocaching App & Widget
Geocaching App & Widget
Geocaching App & Widget

Geocaching App & Widget

Matthias Flur

A full featured Geocaching App
++ List ++ Search ++ Navigate ++ Log ++ Widget ++

See near Geocaches at first glance!
Now with all features to find and log Geocaches

Features:

Get notified about near Caches
Unlimited near Caches
Search for GC-Codes or Locations
Navigate to Geocaches
See latest activies
Post logs
Show Hint
Share Caches
Show only Geocache types...

Munzee - Scavenger Hunt
Munzee - Scavenger Hunt
Munzee - Scavenger Hunt

Munzee - Scavenger Hunt

Munzee Inc

Munzee is the 21st century real world scavenger hunt where QR codes are found and captured using your smartphone. A player levels up and gains rank based on score. Points are obtained by capturing munzees. As you gain experience we encourage you to deploy your own munzees which will also...

Geocaching Toolkit iGCT Pro
Geocaching Toolkit iGCT Pro
Geocaching Toolkit iGCT Pro

Geocaching Toolkit iGCT Pro

BtStSoft

Imagine it’s lovely weather and you are walking in a beautiful surrounding. Walking with an intention, because you are geocaching and searching for caches.

Picture you are at waypoint 3 of a multi cache and you’re asked to go to waypoint 4, which is 300 meter from this waypoint and 700...

Scavify
Scavify
Scavify

Scavify

Asbury Mobile, LLC

The easiest way to run custom, interactive scavenger hunts and tour guides. Players complete tasks by uploading photos, answering questions, scanning QR codes and using GPS check-ins to earn points.

Whether it’s for a team-building event, visitor tour guide, interactive marketing campaign or just good old fashioned fun, Scavify makes it...

Cachebot Geocaching
Cachebot Geocaching
Cachebot Geocaching

Cachebot Geocaching

Thomas Cyron

Cachebot is a Geocaching app for the iPhone and iPad. Besides all basic geocaching tasks, Cachebot features:

Offline Maps ∙ Download offline maps for a country or state to always have detailed maps when you don’t have an internet connection.

Organize Caches in Lists ∙ Create a list with all the caches...

Eventzee - Scavenger Hunts made easy
Eventzee - Scavenger Hunts made easy
Eventzee - Scavenger Hunts made easy

Eventzee - Scavenger Hunts made easy

Munzee Inc

Participate in free weekend photo scavenger hunts against players from around the world. Find an official Eventzee scavenger hunt on the calendar and RSVP. Follow the clues, submit photos for approval, and earn points. Compete each week to rise the worldwide leaderboard. Join the hunt today!

If you’re interested in hosting...

Life Scavenger
Life Scavenger
Life Scavenger

Life Scavenger

jacki giardina

Life Scavenger is a people watching social app that you can take to events or anywhere you find yourself in a large crowd.

Find your friends on Facebook and challenge them at Concerts, festivals, shopping malls, airports, sporting events and more.

Just be the first to take a photo of the descriptions...

Kwest
Kwest
Kwest

Kwest

Kwest

Local tourism stinks... That's why we built Kwest.

Kwest is a digital scavenger hunt offering a unique way to explore your city! Our mobile platform launches you into an interactive adventure to rediscover your world through location-based riddles, augmented reality, puzzles, GPS-navigation, and image recognition. Unlock challenges and earn real-world prizes...

Geocaching with Geosphere
Geocaching with Geosphere
Geocaching with Geosphere

Geocaching with Geosphere

GBHomeTech

Geocaching with Geosphere provides a comprehensive package of features to support your geocaching habits. With access to the nearly 2 million geocaches worldwide registered with Geocaching.com, Geosphere is the app of choice for any level, novice to hardcore.

Feeling spontaneous? Just check for caches nearby, select your target and go!...

Geo Bucket
Geo Bucket
Geo Bucket

Geo Bucket

Matti Mustonen

Do you like geocaching?
Want an iPad, iPhone, iPod geocaching application that can be used offline for paperless geocaching?
Geo Bucket is just the thing for you.

Using application is simple, just install the application, login, and press the Live button in top right corner of My Map to populate map with...

GeoHunt
GeoHunt
GeoHunt

GeoHunt

Sundog Technologies, LLC

**THE MOBILE APP THAT TURNS THE WORLD INTO YOUR GAMEBOARD**

- With GeoHunt, you physically go to the place indicated by a clue.
- GeoHunt will tell you when you’re near -- and when you’ve found the spot, which “solves” the clue. Solve all clues, and the game is done.
-...

Wherigo
Wherigo
Wherigo

Wherigo

Pi-Soft Consulting, LLC

Play Wherigo™ cartridges on your iPhone!

Wherigo™ cartridges are GPS-enabled adventures in the real world. Use GPS technology to guide you to physical locations and interact with virtual objects and characters.

Download cartridges for free from the official Wherigo™ web site right from the app and play at your leisure. Note that...

Geopher Lite
Geopher Lite
Geopher Lite

Geopher Lite

Geopher Tools

Geopher Lite is a while-you-are-out geocaching application. Quickly check your current location via geocaching.com for geocaches in your area with the search button. Then type in a target latitude and longitude and let Geopher Lite's directional arrow lead the way to your destination.

With different looks to the compass screen, in-app...

Geohash+
Geohash+
Geohash+

Geohash+

Garafa, LLC

Geohashing is a "spontaneous adventure generator" created by the XKCD webcomic. Think geocaching with a twist. New geohashes are created each day within your proximity with endless adventure possibilities!

Geohash+ makes it easy to find and navigate to your local geohash. You can also locate and visit past geohashes for your...

Geocache
Geocache
Geocache

Geocache

Christoph Duyster

The app was made for hikers, bikers, divers, techno geeks, treasure seekers, scouts, families and just plain nature lovers who embrace Geocaching and all it has to offer.

Compete with other geocachers and search the most caches!

Features:
- the cache text can be read aloud
- you can choose the speed of reading
-...

GCTools - The geocaching tool collection!
GCTools - The geocaching tool collection!
GCTools - The geocaching tool collection!

GCTools - The geocaching tool collection!

Achim Heynen

GCTools - the geocaching tool collection!

Here you find the tools to get your next multi and mystery caches done easily.

If you don't use iOS 4.3 or above and can't update please install "GCTools iOS4"!

Coordinates:
- Target guidance
- Projection of coordinates
- Distance between coordinates
- Intersection of lines
- Intersection of circles (inApp)
- Intersection...

Geocaching Compass
Geocaching Compass
Geocaching Compass

Geocaching Compass

Sid Baldwin

Geocaching is a global game of hide-and-seek. Geocaches are usually small waterproof containers holding a logbook and sometimes items for swapping. A simple web search for 'Geocaching' will result in various websites which enable you to search for caches nearby. You may need to solve some clues, but you'll almost...

Virtual Geocaching - Xnote
Virtual Geocaching - Xnote
Virtual Geocaching - Xnote

Virtual Geocaching - Xnote

Fredrik Alstorp

*** Rated 4+ out of 5 by Skolappar.nu, a leading reviewer of educational apps ***
Xnote is a virtual take on geocaching that let kids (and adults) go on simple treasure hunts outdoors for virtual messages. Kids love the excitement of a treasure hunt. They get to experience nature and learn...

GeocacheLite
GeocacheLite
GeocacheLite

GeocacheLite

Christoph Duyster

The app was made for hikers, bikers, divers, techno geeks, treasure seekers, scouts, families and just plain nature lovers who embrace Geocaching and all it has to offer.

Compete with other geocachers and search the most caches!

Features:
- text can be read aloud
- speed of reading can be adjusted
-...

Geosearcher
Geosearcher
Geosearcher

Geosearcher

Michael Ham

Geosearcher is a simple, free app which allows you to enter some coordinates to a location and get the distance and direction to the location. If you are using an iPhone 3GS or iPhone 4, it will also give you your current heading so that you can follow the line...

GeoBoxes
GeoBoxes
GeoBoxes

GeoBoxes

Ministry of Software Limited

Claim your part of the world - Virtually!

GeoBoxes is a multiple player, GPS based boxes game. Players all around the world can claim and steal boxes based upon their location. It's GeoCaching in reverse or FourSquare with competition.

Linked together through your Facebook account try and get to the top...

GeoCaches
GeoCaches
GeoCaches

GeoCaches

Y.Lukyanets

Simple application for geocachers.

- supports geocaching.com, geocaching.su, opencaching- .pl .de, .us, .nl, .org.uk

- Local data storage. Allows viewing of geocaches in offline mode.

- Asynchronous data loading. You can use application (view map, etc) while waiting for the data downloading.

We recommend fast (WiFi or 3g) connection for loading geocaches.

Non-premium members of...

Other Apps

Could be good for special cases

AMAZE Lite - 4 Geocaching

AMAZE Lite - 4 Geocaching

PHANAX UG (haftungsbeschrankt)

AMAZE - The easy way to select your favorite caches !

Each geocacher has their preferences when it comes to the different types of caches.
Some like climbing caches, others prefer geocaching at night or with the family, and still others simply like "quick points" on a trail.

AMAZE shows you geocaches exactly according to these criteria . Independend of whether this is a Traditional, Multi, Mystery, or one of the other cache types .
Search right around you or just look for a place, an area or a prominent point in the search box, and AMAZE finds the best caches for you.

Create GPX files with just one click, and use them in a "Geocaching search program " of your choice.

Then, when you have found your favorite cache, you can log it in AMAZE, categorize it, and ... DETAILED RATE IT !


CAUTION: This app works with the Geocaching Live API, and - due to the large Inforequests - it works best with a PREMIUM MEMBERSHIP of Groundspeaks Geocaching Platform!

WE WISH YOU A LOT OF FUN WITH THIS APP AND MUCH SUCCESS AT GEOCACHING.


Features:
- Lists geocaches according to predefined categories
- Search for caches in the area next to you (30 Caches)
- Search field input for places, GC-Codes and Cache Name
- Output of the results in more detail list or on the map
- Categorize own caches (Radius 100Km)
- Note list for special caches
- NEW DETAILED RATING SYSTEM
- Display and integration of favorites points and GC-Vote reviews
- Create a log entry directly from the app
- Categorization of the caches
- Comfortable feedback system
- Go Caching directly with an external App from the detail view.

Features of the PRO Version:
- All features of AMAZE Lite.
- Find up to 100 Caches with one search.
- Creating / exporting a GPX file (consisting of the personal cache selection)
- Open Caches in other Geocaching Apps
- Filter Caches by Cache type and maximum D/T.
- NO advertising.

CacheBird

CacheBird

Under the Rock Ltd

CacheBird is the complete Geocaching suite for your online and offline needs.

- Powered by Geocaching Live, CacheBird implements all the features in an unique and user friendly way.
- Planning a trip without internet connection? CacheBird lets you download thousands of Geocaches and offline maps in advance.
- Battery friendly design lets you enjoy Geocaching longer than you are used to.
- Also featuring Custom Map Servers, Live Map, Fieldnotes, Online Logs with Photos, Trackables...

Friendly warning: it is known that some people have ditched their GPS devices after trying out CacheBird :)

AMAZE PRO - 4 Geocaching

AMAZE PRO - 4 Geocaching

PHANAX UG (haftungsbeschrankt)

AMAZE - The easy way to select your favorite caches !

Each geocacher has their preferences when it comes to the different types of caches.
Some like climbing caches, others prefer geocaching at night or with the family, and still others simply like "quick points" on a trail.

AMAZE shows you geocaches exactly according to these criteria . Independend of whether this is a Traditional, Multi, Mystery, or one of the other cache types .
Search right around you or just look for a place, an area or a prominent point in the search box, and AMAZE finds the best caches for you.

Create GPX files with just one click, and use them in a "Geocaching search program " of your choice.

Then, when you have found your favorite cache, you can log it in AMAZE, categorize it, and ... DETAILED RATE IT !


CAUTION: This app works with the Geocaching Live API, and - due to the large Inforequests - it works best with a PREMIUM MEMBERSHIP of Geocaching.com!

WE WISH YOU A LOT OF FUN WITH THIS APP AND MUCH SUCCESS AT GEOCACHING.


Features:
- Lists geocaches according to predefined categories
- Search for caches in the area next to you (100 Caches)
- Search field input for places, GC-Codes and Cache Name
- Output of the results in more detail list or on the map
- Categorize own caches (Radius 100Km)
- Note list for special caches
- Creating / exporting a GPX file (consisting of the personal cache selection)
- NEW DETAILED RATING SYSTEM
- Display and integration of favorites points and GC-Vote reviews
- Create a log entry directly from the app
- Categorization of the caches
- Comfortable feedback system
- Go Caching directly with an external App from the detail view.
- NO advertising.

iMib

iMib

Kilian IT-Consulting

Message in a bottle, geocaching and social networking all in one: iMib lets you create, drop off and pick up short messages that delight, amuse and brighten up your day. Be surprised who will pick up your messages, through how many hands they will pass and how far they travel. Find one in your favourite coffee shop, drop it at the metro station, keep an eye on the ones you really like. Create messages that delight many and travel far, and see the most successful ones featured on our score boards.

There is no registration and no login, you have 100% privacy.