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An ''FTF item'' is a prize that is for the person who is the '''F'''irst '''T'''o '''F'''ind (FTF). This prize could be anything from money to gift certificates to Canadian Tire money to gift cards. These prizes could be anywhere in value from a simple $5 to an extravagant $50. These FTFs are hidden around the site of the cache, and are kind of like a mini-cache. They are not posted as actual caches, though.
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An ''FTF item'' is a prize that is for the person who is the '''F'''irst '''T'''o '''F'''ind (FTF). This prize could be anything from money to gift certificates to Canadian Tire money to gift cards. These prizes could be anywhere in value from a simple $5 to an extravagant $50. These FTFs are hidden around the site of the cache, and are kind of like a mini-cache. They are not posted as actual caches, though. Some companies manufacture FTF geocoins, which are usually trackable on Geocaching.com, and bear some kind of FTF related design. Genrally, the harder the cache, the more valuable the FTF item. For example, a twenty stage multi-cache might have $20 or £15, while an urban film canister cache would probably not have an FTF prize.

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An FTF item is a prize that is for the person who is the First To Find (FTF). This prize could be anything from money to gift certificates to Canadian Tire money to gift cards. These prizes could be anywhere in value from a simple $5 to an extravagant $50. These FTFs are hidden around the site of the cache, and are kind of like a mini-cache. They are not posted as actual caches, though. Some companies manufacture FTF geocoins, which are usually trackable on Geocaching.com, and bear some kind of FTF related design. Genrally, the harder the cache, the more valuable the FTF item. For example, a twenty stage multi-cache might have $20 or £15, while an urban film canister cache would probably not have an FTF prize.

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