The Oldest Geocache In The World Is Right Here In Rural Kansas

Have you ever heard of geocaching? There’s a lot we don’t know about Kansas, but hearing that there’s 12,000 hidden treasures just waiting for you to visit is shocking to some. If you love treasure hunts and finding things, grab a mobile GPS and let’s get to finding! Kansas is home to the oldest geocache in the world, and we’re proud to help keep it going. One visitor at a time!

For a list of rules, etiquette, and every logged cache out there, check out for a quick answer to most of your questions.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

For geocaches around you, across Kansas, or worldwide, check out the Geocaching official website. The page for this cache, GC30 Mingo, can be found here.

Geocaching is definitely a fun way to explore Kansas, and if you know of any hidden gems within our state, feel free to send them our way with this page here.

Address: 2499 Co Rd K, Colby, KS 67701, USA