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GPS Corporate
Treasure Hunts - York (Minster end of the city)

Introducing our fully interactive York (Minster end of the city) GPS treasure hunts

Your York (Minster end of the city) corporate team building GPS treasure hunt will include -

  • Themed clues to answer and fun challenges to complete
  • A real time scoreboard, so you can see how you and all the other teams are doing at any time!
  • Optional pub / cafe stops
  • You choose the length of time hunting (1 hour 1 1/2hours 2 hours)
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on your mobile device

If you get errors relating to location then look at our GUIDE TO TURNING ON LOCATION to find out how to do this.

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Choose your GPS Corporate York (Minster end of the city) treasure hunt package

YOUR DIY GPS HUNT

GPS hunts are prepared just for you and contain everything you need including an interactive map, clues and the answers, which are checked and marked as you submit them. You will have more than one team competing, just select the number of participants when you order. Your organiser can set the start and finish points and set the countdown clock to finish at their chosen time. You can check how the other teams are getting on at any time as you do the hunt!

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Managed GPS Hunt

Let us do all the organising for you so you can relax and join in the fun too! We will organise the hunt for you, fitting it around any plans you have around the hunt, turn up on the day with a Pre Loaded Samsung Device for each team to use (and all the other bits too), award certificates at the end and in general ensure everyone has a great time!

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Bespoke GPS Hunt

Want something a bit different or to meet your company’s needs. Maybe you want to hunt round an area specific to you, possibly near a venue you are using for a meeting beforehand. Maybe you want to include tasks specific to your company or run a hunt based on a theme of your choosing? Whatever you have in mind let us know and we will work with you to create the perfect Bespoke hunt for your corporate event!

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Printed Hunt

One printed hunt pack contains everything you need (for up to 20 participants in 5 teams of 4) you get maps, clues, directions, extra scavenger tasks and a separate sheet with the answers and suggestions for organising your hunt. We usually send your printed hunt booklets out the same or the next working day.

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GPS Corporate York (Minster end of the city) treasure hunts are available in the following themes:

  • crosshairs

    SPY MISSION

  • helm wheel

    Pirate's Ahoy

  • wand

    Magic Spells

  • lipstick kiss

    80's Retro

  • football

    Sport

  • pumpkin

    Halloween

  • bauble

    Christmas

Spy Missions

Someone has been leaking top secrets about a new weapon that could wipe out global communication systems.

Agent Blond is on the case. He's in a race against time as he tries to track down the enemy spy and discover the secret code which will disarm the weapon before it's sold on the black market.

Teams will need to figure out cryptic clues, break codes, answer vexing questions and perform surveillance. Our spy hunt combines logical thinking, strategic planning, general knowledge, team work and plenty of fun.

A martini, shaken not stirred, might be in order should you achieve your mission....

Pirate's Ahoy

Arr arr me hearties! You're in for a swashbuckling adventure.

Sir Thomas Whetstone has fallen from the heights of a naval officer to become a common pirate, wanted by the authorities. His single-minded focus in on finding the missing Pearls of Panama. Can you find them before he or any other pirates do?

In this pirate treasure hunt, teams will be reading maps, solving cryptic clues and showing off both their general and pirate knowledge. It'll test their strategic thinking, creativity, team work and flair for the dramatic. Most importantly, they'll have swashbuckling good time.

Will your team walk the plank or celebrate with a barrel of rum?

Witches and Wizards

Grab your Magic Wand and Broomstick!

It’s time to team up with your favourite Sorcerers from books, film and TV

Test your knowledge on spells and potions, see which of you has what it takes to be the next Gandalf, Merlin or Dumbledore!

Curse your friends, Hex your enemies, find all the clues, solve all the (tom) Riddles and save the day from the Dark Necromancer.

In this Witches and Wizards themed hunt you will be quizzed on all things magical from Books, Films and TV.

Not for Muggles

Retro

80s nostalgia.

Oh how we LOVE the 80s tight jeans and big BIG hair.

Jelly shoes and leg warmers REALLY? what DID we wear!!

Have some fun on our treasure hunt the music, toys, films, style.
Collecting points and remembering the 80s for a while!

In our fab 80s retro treasure hunt, teams will be locating and solving clues and completing fun tasks bringing all those memories of the 80s back to life with a bang!

Teams will need their wits about them to be the winning team!
Strategic planning, lateral thinking, team work and creativeness will pop the extra points with ease. (no need for space dust!) Most importantly, teams will have neon coloured, Wham Bam good time.

Sports Challenge

So many legends so many sports just how much do you know?
Compete in our sporty treasure hunt be the winning team
GET SET GO!

Get your teams ready on the starting line and set them off racing against each other and the clock on our sporty treasure hunt!

Using strategic planning, creative and lateral thinking and team work, teams will be competing to be the winning team collecting points for successfully locating and solving clues and completing fun tasks.

There is something for everyone in our sporting treasure hunt. Who will cross the finish line first, which will be the winning team...on your marks...get set...........go on order a sporting treasure hunt today.

Halloween hunt

The night is dark and the goblins are out, the witches and black cats are prowling about.
Costumed creatures the strangest I've seen,are knocking on doors because it’s Halloween!
In our fun spooky Halloween hunt, teams will be locating and solving clues and completing fun tasks with a Halloween twist.

Correct answers and completed tasks will earn ‘Treats’ but get them wrong and get no points ‘Trick’.

Don’t be too spooked and have your wits about you in the race to be the winning team! Strategic planning, team work and creativeness will get those ‘treats’ with ease.

Christmas

Ho, ho, ho! Christmas is coming but the tree is still bare.

It needs to be decorated before St Nick gets there.
The elves are making toys at maximum speed.
They can't help, you must take the lead.
Using GPS, with your team you must race
To find hidden clues dotted all over the place.
Each clue earns a bauble to put upon the tree
Get the most baubles, the winner you will be.
With team work, brains and a good dose of fun
You'll be having an egg-nog before the other teams are done.

More about our GPS Corporate treasure hunt...

Using iphones, ipads or Android touch screen phone/tablets as your tools, navigate your way to the ‘huntfun hotspots’ to reveal a clue or challenge. Once completed submit the answer and navigate to the next ’huntfun hotspot’! The clock is ticking too so you are not just competing against the other teams you have to beat the clock too!

The aim, of our York (Minster end of the city) corporate team building GPS treasure hunt, is to score as many ’points’ as possible in the allocated time having loads of fun on the way.

Have a look at our SAMPLE GPS HUNT to see what it looks like. If you are thinking of purchasing a DIY version do try on each device you will be using to to check compatability.

If you get errors relating to location then look at our GUIDE TO TURNING ON LOCATION to find out how to do this.

If you have any problems then see our Frequently Asked Questions

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In more detail:

Although we don’t want to give too much away, and spoil the fun, here is a bit more information!...

Our fully-interactive York (Minster end of the city) Corporate GPS treasure hunt is perfect for team building events, a team away day activity, office outing or to stretch your legs after a group conference. A great way to get everybody out in the fresh air for a couple of hours with a healthy dose of good old fashioned competitive fun thrown in for good measure!
All our corporate team building GPS treasure hunts are designed to encourage:

  • team work
  • creative and lateral thinking
  • strategic planning

What it’s all about...

Setting off from the start point chosen, teams will navigate their way to the ’huntfun hotspots’ where challenges including clues to answer and tasks and activities to be completed can be accessed. Teams will be awarded ’points’ for correctly completing the challenges set. Scores are calculated real time so you are able to see how you and the other teams are doing throughout the hunt. The aim of our GPS treasure hunts is to gain as many ’points’ as possible in the allocated time. You will earn bonus ’points’ for getting to the finish early and penalties will be incurred if you are late! Strategy and team work are key in planning your route carefully to ensure you get as many ’points’ as possible. If you access a hint only half the ’points’ available will be awarded!

DIY, Fully Managed or Bespoke...

Starting at just £9.00 plus VAT per person, if you're on a budget, our York (Minster end of the city) DIY corporate team building GPS treasure hunt is perfect for you. Choose the length of hunt that's right for your event (1 hour 1 1/2hours 2 hours)

We send you everything you need to run your York (Minster end of the city) corporate GPS treasure hunt including full instructions so the organisor can personalise and set up the hunt ready for use. You will receive links for each of the teams competing and links to print out handouts needed.

Each team will need a fully charged device to run the GPS hunt on, this can be an android device running operating system 4.0 or above and iphone/ipads using iOS 4.3 or greater, and a printed copy of the ‘help’ sheet..

As a team building activity you need at least 3 participants, and we recommend no more than 4, in a team.
You can have as many teams as you like.
You can decide your start and finish locations and how long the teams have to complete the hunt. There are options to add pub and or cafe stops. (Better check with the boss on this one! and don't forget to factor this time in too)
Answers are marked real time and teams can see how they and competing teams are doing as they go and you can check the scores at the end and announce the winning team.

Fully Managed from just £45.00 plus VAT per participant...

We take care of everything!
We organise your York (Minster end of the city) corporate team building GPS treasure hunt to meet your requirements working alongside anything else you may have planned for the day.

We choose, with you, an appropriate start and end location, how long the hunt will take and if required we can include optional pub and or cafe stops. We turn up on the day and run everything for you ensuring everything goes as smoothly as possible and most importantly we leave you free to enjoy your York (Minster end of the city) Corporate team building GPS hunt with the rest of your colleagues. We provide pre loaded Samsung GPS devices for each team to use while doing the treasure hunt, provide all the hand-outs, explain to the teams how the treasure hunt works and set them all off hunting.

We check final scores at the end awarding certificates to the winning team.

Bespoke York (Minster end of the city) Corporate team building GPS treasure hunt just for you...

Want something a bit different? Want your own special theme? Got a big product launch or want to hunt round a specific area?

We can work with you to create a bespoke Corporate team building GPS treasure hunt that matches your requirements exactly.

Contact us today to discuss your requirements and ideas we will give you a quote.

The Small Print

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