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Technical Information

The base

The location of the event is so-called Lovarda building of the University of Debrecen (Kassai str. 26., Debrecen; N47° 32.582', E21° 38.375') During the event, in the area of the university participants can find many parking places for free of charge. Parking places are accessible through the gate (N47° 32.495', E21° 38.312').

Travel to Debrecen

If you travel by train, you have to get on the trolleybus (Number 2 or 2A to 'Köztemetõ' or 'Kassai út' direction) in front of the railway station. Get off at 'Laktanya utca' trolley stop. The building 'Lovarda' is about 100 meters far on foot in the area of the University of Debrecen.

Organisers recommend some route for participants arriving by car, listed below.

  •  From Budapest on M3 and M35 motorway: Leave the motorway at the exit 'Debrecen/Hortobágy', then turn left at the traffic lights. Continue along on the road 33 towards Nyíregyháza. At the church on the Árpád square turn left towards Nyíregyháza, and at the second traffic lights turn left again (Laktanya street). The area of the University accessible through the gate on the right.
  • From Budapest on road 4: Continue along on the road 4 towards Nyíregyháza. After the church on the Árpád square (where the road turn right towards Nyíregyháza) at the second traffic lights turn left (Laktanya street). The area of the University accessible through the gate on the right.
  • From Nyíregyháza on road 4: Continue along on the road 4 towards Budapest. After the petrol station on the left at the traffic lights turn right (Laktanya street). The area of the University accessible through the gate on the right.
  • From Szeged on road 47: Continue along on the road 47. At the overpass turn right towards Nyíregyháza. After the church on the Árpád square (where the road turn right towards Nyíregyháza) at the second traffic lights turn left (Laktanya street). The area of the University accessible through the gate on the right.

 

What you need

  • GPS and cable for uploading and downloading. For PDA the points will be upload to memory card. ActiveSync IS NOT available. GPS device renting is possible, but it is limited. Terms and conditions will be given later.
  • PMR for the communication during the event (PMR446 3/10 in English).
  • pen or pencil.
  • charged battery and standby battery.
  • for desperated geocachers: headlight, UV lamp, mobile phone with Internet connection, digital camera, tool for highly hidden caches, etc.
  • warm clothes, waterproof clothes, waterproof shoes, gaiters, hut, neckerchief, suit, swimsuit (you really need this).

What we have

On the base we have: lavatory, toilet, bankomat, resting-place, WI-FI, electricity connector, drink automat.

Registration fee

Registration fee for the race until 12th of April is 2400 HUF (9 EUR)/GPS device.
Participants must to pay by wire with "Deocaching" label and the full name of the geocacher to this account: IBAN: HU31 1173 8235 2000 0600 0000 0000
BIC(SWIFT) CODE: OTPVHUHB.
Registration fee on the day of the race is 3800 HUF (15 EUR)/GPS device. 

Legal disclaimer

Everybody attends at the event at one's own risk. Organizers are couldn't be responsible for any casualty or injury.
Youthful participants must be under parental control or must have parental permission.
We are not responsible for lost or stolen valuables.