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Ten years after the foundation of geohashing was enough time to bring this sport to Burgos. Had it been earlier and we wouldn't have been prepared.

I learned about geohashing through the original comic about one year ago, when I was going through earlier comics I didn't know about. I've been checking for nearby geohashes on and off during this time, but never had time and found one close enough at the same time till 2018-07-31.

I like biking, so I prefer this way of getting to a geohash rather than taking the car. It also feels more like an adventure, specially if you print the map beforehand and are able to reach the location without your phone's help.

I'm based in the Burgos, Spain graticule, but next academic year I'll try geohashing from the Groningen, Netherlands one.



  1. 2018-07-31 42 -3
  2. 2018-08-14 42 -3


Gormaz earned the Two to the N achievement
by reaching 20 hashpoints on 2018-07-31 42 -3 and is promoted to Level 0 (Coordinates reached).
Gormaz earned the Two to the N achievement
by reaching 21 hashpoints on 2018-08-14 42 -3 and is promoted to Level 1 (Coordinates reached).
Gormaz earned the Bicycle geohash achievement
by cycling 21 km to and from the (42, -3) geohash on 2018-08-14.
Gormaz earned the No Batteries Geohash Achievement
by reaching the (42, -3) geohash on 2018-07-31.
Gormaz earned the Virgin Graticule Achievement
by being the first to reach any hashpoint in the (42, -3) graticule, here, on 2018-07-31.