The GCGC and VRC

GCGC LogoWe are the Greater Charlotte Geocaching Club

Founded in June 2008, 
Serving Mecklenburg and surrounding Counties of both
North & South Carolina.

You need not live in the GCGC area to be a member. For those in the area we offer multiple activities throughout the year with our Relay and Theme contests along with lively discussion and plenty of help in the forum.

VRC Logo

We are also the home of 

Virtually Real Caching

A Play at Home and in the Real World Geocaching game.

Find Virtual caches using Google Streetview and Sphere then venture out into the Real World and find them again.





Meet your GCGC Staff

These are your GCGC staff members.

You may know the names, now meet the cacher.


Primary Admin, TermiteHunter:

Caching since 2007. One of the earliest members of the GCGC and Opencaching.US. Also an Admin for the Opencaching North America cache listing service. Your host and the one to blame for this forum


Admin, rvstauff:

Our other Admin here on the GCGC and our Game Master. He created and hosts many of the games played here. Founder of the DNF Club for good reason since 2008.


GCGC Jr. Admin Lackey, Nascar3nut:

Caching since 2006 he is our long suffering staff member. Always ready to retire but we won't let him.


GCGC Lackey, Goin'Postnet:

Caching since 2011 in all its forms including OCNA and Virtually Real Caching here on the GCGC.


GCGC Moderator Lackey, TeamStieney:

AKA Militescriste, unable to decide to go solo or be a part of a team he is our most distant staff member hailing from Landis and caching since 2010.


GCGC Moderator Lackey, Lutzie86:

Caching since 2007, Lutzie86 is our most recent addition and all in on caching and writing about her adventures on the interwebs




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rvstauff: Excellent email, TH! Virtual Caching is the way to go if we must Stay at Home! Mar 25, 2020 18:14:43 GMT -5
rvstauff: Happy New Year, GCGCers! Festive Background! Jan 1, 2020 17:40:12 GMT -5
rvstauff: Merry Christmas, GCGCers! Dec 25, 2019 9:09:55 GMT -5
Cleo73: Thanks. I'm finding I have to expand my geocaching radius, so thought this might be a good forum to get to know and to be kept in the loop for geocaching opportunities to the Charlotte area. Am planning a couple group day trips for geocaching in the area. Dec 19, 2019 7:36:39 GMT -5
Admin: Welcome cleo73 Dec 16, 2019 21:37:05 GMT -5
Admin: Create the next Big Thing On the GCGC Nov 24, 2019 1:40:42 GMT -5 *
angeluscowl: I'm going to try to get a monthly cadence for meet and eat events going in 2020. Nov 16, 2019 18:04:24 GMT -5
boudha: I always attempt to attend CITO's if I'm in town. Oct 18, 2019 5:30:00 GMT -5
Admin: Say "Hi" drharrison and Therapaint Sept 30, 2019 21:50:53 GMT -5 *
Admin: This is more than a welcome note center. Leave a message for others Sept 28, 2019 23:01:38 GMT -5
Admin: Welcome back Charter Members Sept 27, 2019 22:22:44 GMT -5
Admin: Welcome franuche Sept 21, 2019 22:13:29 GMT -5
Admin: Welcome mrawesome321c and sharkigator34 Sept 10, 2019 21:24:23 GMT -5
Admin: Welcome theyellingmadman to the forum and thanks for returning Sept 5, 2019 11:13:15 GMT -5
Admin: Welcome weh114 Aug 29, 2019 20:20:23 GMT -5
Admin: Checkout the Progression contest Aug 4, 2019 21:47:22 GMT -5
Admin: Welcome Shelbymfleming. Thanks for visiting. That was fast. Aug 4, 2019 21:46:05 GMT -5 *
rvstauff: I played Lunar Lander on my Commodore 64! Aug 4, 2019 19:55:03 GMT -5
Admin: And on this day Apollo 15 Launched in 1971 Jul 26, 2019 22:34:41 GMT -5 *
Admin: Played on a TRS 80 Jul 26, 2019 22:13:18 GMT -5