Alert: This event has been postponed. Due to unforeseen circumstances, NASA has postponed the launch of Landsat 9, and thus all related events have also been postponed. The History of Landsat GeoTour kickoff and wrap up events will now take on Sunday, September 19, 2021. We look forward to seeing you then!
NASA, USGS, Explore Lompoc, and the City of Lompoc invite you to commemorate the launch of Landsat 9 from Vandenberg Airforce Base with the official mayoral Landsat Week Proclamation and an exciting new GeoTour! Celebrate 50 years of Landsat missions by discovering unique science and space-related geocaches in and around Lompoc, California. Prizes include commemorative NASA coins, limited edition Landsat swag, and souvenirs. For more event details and to sign up visit https://explorelompoc.com/geocaching/
Come join us at the Lompoc Senior Community Center for light refreshments, to grab your passport, and enjoy welcome presentations as we celebrate the kick off this fun new Geo Tour.
After you’ve completed the GeoTour, make sure to stop by the Wrap Up event to collect your swag! The GeoTour will be ongoing in Lompoc, so even if you don’t catch opening day events you can still do the GeoTour, anytime!
Geocachers refer to an event RSVP as a “will attend”, join the community on geocaching.com:
To log your will attend for the Kick-Off event click here or search for event ID GC8K019
To log your will attend for the Wrap-Up event click here or search for event ID GC9D7BJ