By Renae Blum
Nebraska Game and Parks 

Geocaching growing in popularity at Niobrara State Park

 

March 27, 2024

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Cache out (l-r): Gary and Liz Doerr, of Creighton, designed and supplied 60 geocaches to Niobrara State Park. The caches can be tracked on the Geocaching app on a smart phone or by a GPS device.

Guests at Niobrara State Park in northeastern Nebraska have new ways to enjoy their visit.

Liz and Gary Doerr of Creighton have designed and placed about 60 geocaches at the park, allowing visitors to use their GPS systems or phones to discover hidden treasures – containers of various shapes and sizes holding a logbook and, sometimes, small trinkets for trade. Geocaching is an outdoor activity available across the world, and the Doerrs have helped make sure it has a strong presence at Niobrara State Park.

They also find ways to connect others with their geocaching hobby. Each year, Gary and Li...



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