Golden Horseshoe Area Geocachers And Friends Annual Picnic

Saturday, September 7, 2019
Rockwood Conservation Area

Welcome to another fun filled event, now in it’s 18th year. Golden Horseshoe Area Geocachers And Friends Annual Picnic (GHAGAFAP) is Canada’s longest running annual geocaching event.


This is the official website for GHAGAFAP 18 (GC7G000) which will contain all of the information you need to know about the event.

GHAGAFAP 18 is free for all to attend. There is no event fee. Rockwood does charge a fee to enter the conservation area.

***If you are new to the GHAGAFAP experience and would like to learn more on what to expect, read this:
A Day At GHAGAFAP: The GHAGAFAP experience - How an attendee may spend their day

Watch this silent video by our friends Cache Canada to see just some of the amazing things you can experience at Rockwood Conservation Area as your attend GHAGAFAP 18.

GHAGAFAP 7teen video by Cache Canada
Road Trip to GHAGAFAP 17 (GCNW) video by Brent Smith aka Simrebel
...look for other GHAGAFAP videos on YouTube.

***To help to better plan your day and save you time on event day, the GHAGAFAP 18 Welcome sheet. This same page is also included in your welcome package that you will receive when you arrive at the event.

***GHAGAFAP prides itself on the many prizes and free registration gifts that we have every year.
The Prize List will be made available in the weeks leading up to the event so you can better plan ahead of time on which prizes you want to focus on winning. The Prize # on the list, and also on the item itself, corresponds to the prize box # where you will insert your ticket(s) into.
If you have any prizes to donate, please let me know.

**Attendees will also receive a free registration gift. Look for your redemption card attached to your registration package.
**GHAGAFAP Geocoins are available in 4 versions.
**GHAGAFAP Tshirts are available in 4 different colours.

GHAGAFAP offers a fun time with friends, family and more filled with plenty of geocaches, activities and socializing. Here are just some of the things that will be happening:
–Friday and Saturday night camping FLAMES OF THE FAP 2019 (GC?????) **Will be posted by July.
–Sunday morning car rally GHAGAFAP Wrap-Up Rally 2019 (GC?????) **Will be posted by July.
–GHAGAGolf
–GeoPoker
–Kids Treasure Hunt Adventure
–Photo booth
–Lots of socializing
–Pot luck dinner after the event on Saturday (*bring your own lunch...no BBQ nor food will be available for purchase this year for lunch.)
–Prize draws - Lots of great prizes
–Free event gift
–Geocaches!!!

The Grand Prize for this year's event is a Pelican Kayak including accessories (paddle, spray skirt and car carrying kit).

This web site will be updated regularly with all of the information you will need to know. Make sure you post a will attend on the event page to be informed of all the latest information.