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Show 409.0: Dave Ulmer Reminisces

On our geocaching podcast today, we have a very special interview to share with you. We chat with none other than Dave Ulmer, the father of Geocaching and hider of the very first geocache.

We also have some super-cool caches that Dave probably never dreamed of back in 2000, a great story about Hidden Mickeys and geocaching, more games and contests, an update on the WWFM X, and much more.

Listen To The Show (54:53)

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Links mentioned in the show
Why Even Radiologists Can Miss A Gorilla Hiding In Plain Sight
The Invisible Gorilla Study and Video
Test Your Awareness : Whodunnit?

Profile for User: daveulmer
The Original Stash
Dave Ulmer & The First Geocache – Youtube video

TheDuke12: A Sonny Special
Deputies, bring in those travel bugs
Lend Me a Hand
Does a Gnome Fart in a Field?
Don’t put all your eggs in one basket

Experimental Geocache Video – testing of GC3RBZR
Remote Fart Machine and Squatting Garden Gnome

Official WWFM Website
WWFM X Geocoin and Pathtag Information
WWFM X Bookmark List
“WWFM X” – Augsburg sings for MEGA

Special Offers from Geo Survival Gear

Contests Sponsored by Geo Survival Gear:
Contest 1 (Real Deal Hat) – deadline Feb 28
Contest 2 (Evil Cache Series) – deadline Feb 28
Contest 3 (Paracord Prize Pack) – is OVER (All winners announced on the next show)

NEW: MissJenn Contest
Profile for Lackey: MissJenn
The Superchips Ultimate Geocache Adventure!
The 4X4 Podcast – hosted by jeepin_idaho

Have A Howlin’ Good Time
Video of the howling wolves on facebook
Geocaching in New Brunswick – Come Out And Play

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2 comments to Show 409.0: Dave Ulmer Reminisces

  • Excellent show guys! been a while since a havent heard it and this one was great. Loved listening to the Father of Geocaching Dave Ulmer, he really sounds very humble man, wish someday to meet him and say “thanks for the this awesome hobby” keep up the good work and kee up podcasting!!!!

  • Cache on Wheels

    Awesome show as always :)
    Special thanks for doing re interview with Dave Ulmer – it was very interesting indeed :) – thank you Dave for all you’ve done :)

    You’re show helps keep me company at night too when I can’t sleep :)

    We are looking forward to DorsetGal & Geodog’s Disabled Friendly WWFMX this year.
    We are hoping to get a Geocoin and Pathtag for the WWFM – does anyone have any to trade or sell from last year please? We went to DorsetGal’s WWFMIX last year :)

    It was good to hear you give a shout out to her, especially as she is, unfortunately, still in hospital – we are all thinking if her and pray she will soon be home :)

    Thank you Podcacher :)

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