Orienteering is a family of sports that requires navigational skills
In orienteering a map and compass are used to navigate from point to point in diverse and usually unfamiliar terrain, and normally moving at speed. Orienteering has been likened to a scavenger hunt in the woods, but it’s much more than that! Orienteering provides many benefits like mental challenges, lifetime skills, physical effort, and loads of fun and excitement!
Find the most efficient route to all of the locations and prove you were there.
Proof of arrival:
In a regular orienteering meet, participants use either a special pin-punch or electronic timing located at each station to punch a control card.
The benefits of Orienteering are many:
- Builds self-confidence
- Improves map reading
- Teaches a lifetime sport
- Provides mental challenges
- Provides physical challenges