With all the beautiful fall weather in the Cariboo it seemed we should offer another orienteering opportunity for October :-)
Sunday, October 16
Dairy Fields in Williams Lake
Register 12:00-12:25 pm
Mass start at 12:30
Directions: Head North/northwest on Western Avenue in Williams Lake, past Columneetza Secondary Campus and TRU.
At the 4-way stop, turn RIGHT on to Midnight Drive. Park on the curb
near the end of Midnight Drive (parking is not permitted in the
turnaround). Watch for the orange and white flags.
will start at the same time for this event. ....but don't worry if
you are a bit late, we'll still let you start :-) There
will be 20 controls (checkpoints) of varying levels of difficulty.
Points are awarded for every control you visit. This event is score
Orienteering where you can visit as few or as many checkpoints as you
wish within the time limit of 2 hours (it's up to you).
Maps will be provided. A compass is recommended, no other special
equipment is required. Hiking boots or running shoes and hiking/running
attire are suitable. We recommend you bring a water bottle especially if
the weather is warm. Printed instructions and an instructor will be
available to assist you before you start a course. Walk or run. You may
orienteer as an individual, with a partner, or go as a group or family.
Fees: Adult $5, Under 20 yrs $3, Family maximum $12
Please note: A Club Membership* and a signed waiver is required for all events and will be available at registration.
Entry to this first event is FREE when you purchase a new Membership (valid for 2022-2023)