Wednesday, August 3, 2011

Instructions - Importing a cache from

1.  Go to the “Downloads” tab.

2.  Select the bookmark “”

3.  Log in to (you do NOT need a premium account to import LOC files just create a free account).

4.  Press the Bookmarks button in the bottom right hand corner and select “”

5.  You will see a list of caches near you.  Select a geocache and then click the button “LOC waypoint file”.

6.  You will get a notice that the Geocache has been imported.  You can then view it in the list and on your map.  If you select it from the list you can also use the compass feature.

NOTE:  You can also import the whole page of geocaches at once.  From the "geocaches near me" page at the bottom right there is a button for “Check all”.  You then have to type in the printed word they give you and then click “Download Waypoints”.

Geocache Locator 2.1

-Shortcut to import caches from 
-Access compass view from main map screen 
-Metric units now available

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Geocache Locator 2.0

Version 2.0 was just submitted to Apple.

-You can now import GPX and LOC files from the built-in web browser.
-Search feature added to stored caches and waypoints.

Instructional Video

I can see from some of the reviews that some people may be having trouble figuring out the application.  I am working on an instructional video and will be posting it soon.