Here’s another chance for you to win awesome prizes courtesy of SPOT and GearJunkie.com. Take part in a new nationwide treasure hunt at CheckPointSpot.com! “Get the clue, find your coordinates and head out on a SPOT adventure to win!”
A half-dozen serious pieces of swag await treasure hunters armed with SPOT devices all around the country this week!
Bust out your SPOT device and register at www.CPSPOT.com now!
Here is how to participate:
Add your email address to your device message profile (Check-in/OK) or Contact Group in My Account at findmeSPOT.com. (After sending a message, participants will have to submit the Google Maps link found inside the SPOT email message.)
Head out! Time to find your chosen geographic location and checkpoint. (Check out the map
Once there, send a "Check-in/OK" message at the Checkpoint to mark your waypoint.
At home, open the SPOT message in your email Inbox and copy the location link.
Finally, visit CPSPOT.com and click "Quick Check-in" to enter your info and claim a prize!
For more info, go to www.CPSPOT.com.
Hurry! Some prizes have already been claimed however there are still thousands of dollars in prizes waiting to be claimed. Good luck!
Dale, a retired community college administrator and instructor, is an avid hiker, backpacker and cyclist. At the age of 67, he now spends most of his free time hiking through the backcountry of Oregon and California alone and with fellow backpackers.
Like many hikers, Dale often worried about connectivity during his travels. This is why SPOT peaked his interest when reading one of his favorite magazines. Soon after, Dale visited REI to purchase his first SPOT device. In celebration of Memorial Day, Dale and 7 other hikers ranging from ages 51 to 74 decided to take a five day trip to Mattole Beach Campground near Petrolia, California. This time, he made sure to add his new SPOT Gen 3™ as a "must bring" item.