Discover the Birthplace of Rivers Geocache Challenge

Are you up for a family adventure combined with treasure hunting? Geocaching is a great way to get outside and enjoy the outdoors, explore historic sites & unique attractions and discover adventure in beautiful Pocahontas County, WV.

To find out more details about the cache, go to, and search for us under "Pocahontas County Birthplace of Rivers." There you'll find the coordinates.

Put on your hiking boots, grab your binoculars, and follow your GPS to the 3rd annual geocaching challenge. Discover the Birthplace of Rivers Geocache is like none we have done before.  You can help us kick off this challenge by joining us at the Great Greenbrier River Race, April 25, 2015.  Geocachers will explore the county for a set of unique caches that make up the ultimate in geocaching fun.

If you are up for a treasure hunt, geocaching is a fun way for families and individuals to explore the area and earn a custom coin when the challenge is completed. Discover the Birthplace of Rivers Geocache Challenge will also include the opportunity to win a kayak and a cool first finder prize. This challenge will be starting April 25, 2015 going through October 31, 2015.

Click here for the form you'll need to complete the Challenge and click here for all the details about winning a kayak! You can find these too on the website.

Geocache Challenge

The Appalachian Byway Geocache Challenge is a high-tech treasure hunt using GPS coordinates to locate hidden geocaches along Scenic Route 39. The challenge spans five counties and two states, beginning in Lexington, Virginia and ending in Summersville, West Virginia.

Scenic Route 39 is loaded with great attractions and shops that feature wares by local artisans along with antiques and unique finds. There are plenty of great places to eat along the way, and when the day is done, you can choose from a plethora of lodging options to suit your style.

Call 800-336-7009 for a real person to help you plan your trip, or Contact Us Here


Sarah Irvine
301 Eighth Street

Phone 800-336-7009