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
***To help better plan your day and save you time on event day, the GHAGAFAP 18 Welcome sheet is also currently available here for your viewing. When you click on the Welcome Sheet link, it will download a Word document. This is a slightly updated and reformatted page as to what will be included in your welcome package that you will receive when you arrive at the event.
***GHAGAFAP prides itself on the many
free event 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.
**Free event gifts will be available for attendees. Look for instructions
**GHAGAFAP Geocoins are available along with other geocoins.
**GHAGAFAP Tshirts are available in 3 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
–Friday and Saturday night camping FLAMES OF THE FAP 2019 (GC8A281)
–Sunday morning car rally GHAGAFAP Wrap-Up Rally 2019 (GC8BMHP)
–GHAGAFAP Letterbox Quest
–Kids obstacle course adventure
–Lots of socializing
–Pot luck dinner after the event on Saturday (*bring your own lunch...no BBQ nor food will be available for purchase at the event.)
–Prize draws - Lots of great prizes
–Free event gift
–Geocaches including 2 Adventure Labs!!!
The Grand Prize for this year's event is a
Pelican Kayak including accessories (paddle and car carrying
This web site will be updated 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.