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 Lackey, Goin'Postnet:

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


Events Manager, Angeluscowl:

Caching since 2012, Angeluscowl has amassed a huge number of finds and will bring this experience to our events schedule


Social Media Czar, Poppiseed:

Caching since 2009, Poppiseed has returned to the Charlotte area and is the Facebook, Twitter, Instagram face of the GCGC


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TermiteHunter: Prepare for The Perfect Ten 2.0 Oct 19, 2021 21:05:33 GMT -5
TermiteHunter: Welcome to the GCGC Oct 12, 2021 20:24:58 GMT -5
TermiteHunter: New Less is More and Perfect Ten Medalions deployed Oct 10, 2021 20:47:01 GMT -5 *
angeluscowl: 10/9 Rowan county 10/16 Gaston & York counties 10/21 Lincoln county 10/30 Union county Oct 3, 2021 7:46:07 GMT -5
angeluscowl: 5 events this October, all over GCGC! Oct 3, 2021 7:44:56 GMT -5
brenco20: Thank you for allowing it to be Fall here, and not Pumpkin Spice Caching Club Sept 25, 2021 18:52:04 GMT -5
TermiteHunter: Fall has fallen on the GCGC Sept 21, 2021 22:30:52 GMT -5
angeluscowl: super last minute, but there is an event in Lexington on Thursday 9/23 for those interested. Sept 21, 2021 13:49:58 GMT -5
angeluscowl: wb! any particular cache you're aiming to do as a special #1000? Sept 19, 2021 9:09:28 GMT -5
wwac: Hi all! Sorry I have been MIA. Work is hectic during this time and I need more hours in the day it seems. Trying to get 1,000 finds pretty quickly, but will try to be on here soon! Hope everyone is having fun and doing well! Sept 12, 2021 13:08:35 GMT -5
TermiteHunter: Want to own a cache with history? See the cache adoption topic in the Geocaches board Aug 24, 2021 21:09:21 GMT -5
TermiteHunter: Welcome to the GCGC Aug 24, 2021 20:54:18 GMT -5
muse435: "Caches found on alternative sites may be used but may not have all goals needed for a Perfect 10." and "No Premium Member Only caches may be entered." So unless all of the caches you have found have bean premium, at least one could be entered. Aug 24, 2021 7:26:23 GMT -5
TermiteHunter: How do you know? Aug 23, 2021 20:45:09 GMT -5
lutzie86: Hi. How do they qualify? I gained about 20 caches along my journey but nothing that would give me points. Aug 23, 2021 14:17:15 GMT -5
TermiteHunter: They all qualified. Aug 23, 2021 12:40:57 GMT -5
lutzie86: I just acquired 20 counties in NC over the last 5 days but none of them qualified for any relays. Aug 23, 2021 9:14:12 GMT -5
angeluscowl: dang, I was really sure I had the right one. Aug 22, 2021 21:17:16 GMT -5
TermiteHunter: I think I should have not scored it and made you guys wait longer. Aug 22, 2021 20:56:47 GMT -5
angeluscowl: TH, what did you think of my entry? :) Aug 22, 2021 19:51:50 GMT -5