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Information on the Drinking Gourd and other clues from nature you can use to find north
 
Information on how to find your way north
 
www.nationalgeographic.com type ‘Beyond Polar Express’ in the search box
Answers to these questions:
How many miles / kilometers a day does the Magnetic North Pole shift?
Why don’t polar bears eat penguins?
Who lives at the North Pole?
 
www.nationalgeographic.com type ‘video explore the north pole’ in the search box
To see what the North Pole actually looks like
 
www.backpacker.com type ‘topo maps symbols’ in search box
Topographic symbols
 
Information on the oldest map
 
How to take a bearing using an orienteering compass and a map
 
Free Canadian and US topographical maps
 
www.nps.gov type ‘the name of the park’ in the search box, then click ‘view map’
Free US National parks maps
 
www.bermuda.com click on ‘interactive map’
Interactive map of Bermuda
 
The official Global GPS Cache Hunt Site, a good place to start when creating or finding a cache
 
Get waypoints from around the world, including your own neighborhood at Waypoint: The International GPS Global Positioning Waypoint Registry.
 
A complete list of Do’s and Don’ts in regards to Geocaching
 
Geocachers believe in not only leaving no trace on the environment, but also leaving it better than they found it! The term Cache In, Trash Out is used by geocachers to describe collecting and properly disposing of litter while geocaching.
 
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