GMOC Event Schedule and Information

Last updated 8/30/2019
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Maps of Event Sites

Difficulty Descriptions

Driving Directions

 

Date

Location

Courses

Sponsor

Information

5/2019 to 10/31/2019

Oak Hill, Lebanon NH

Permanent Course:

Yellow & Green

Dartmouth College Outdoor Programs

Courses are pre-set. Do them at your convenience. Maps, directions and info can be downloaded at https://outdoors.dartmouth.edu/services/ropes_course/orienteering_course.html

Sept 7-8

Pawtuckaway State Park, Nottingham NH

All levels plus Canoe-O and Night O

UNO

(Up North Orienters)

https://upnoor.org/campingweekend/

Sept 28

Shelburne Farms, Shelburne VT

Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced

GMOC

https://shelburnefarms.org/calendar/event/orienteering

Oct. 19-20

Gunstock Mountain Resort, Guilford NH

All levels plus US Masters Nationals

UNO

(Up North Orienters)

 https://upnoor.org/event/us-masters-orienteering-championships-at-older-dash/

 

Fees: GMOC events are usually $5 and there is a $15 cap for families.


Orienteering Event Sites Maps

Catamount Touring Center - Wiliston, VT.
Hubbard Park - Montpelier, VT.
Shelburne Farms - Shelburne, VT.
Audubon Center - Huntington, VT.
Pine Ridge - Williston, VT.
Centenial Woods, Burlington, VT.
St. Michael's College, Colchester, VT.


Course Difficulty Descriptions:
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W (White) Beginner; all controls on trails or handrails.
Y (Yellow) Advanced beginner; all controls just off controls or handrails.
O (Orange) Intermediate; controls accessible from trails or handrails but knowledge of map and compass use necessary.
B (Brown) Advanced; shorter length
G (Green) Advanced; difficult skill level and longer length; controls may be far from trails or handrails.
R (Red) Advanced; difficult skill level and long length.
B (Blue) Expert; difficult terrain and difficult controls.



Directions to Events
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Catamount Family Center: Take I-89 to Exit 12. North on VT rt.2A 3/4 miles to US rt. 2. West on Route 2 for 2.3 miles to crossroads in Williston villge. North on North Williston Road 1 mile to Governor Chittenden Rd. Turn right (east) and head 1/2 mile to Catamount Family Center

Green Mountain Audubon Center: Take I-89 t Exit 11. East on route 2 to Richmond, right (south) at light. go about 1 mile to River Road, Turn right (west). Follow signs to Huntington, about 5 miles. At Sherman Hollow Rd., turn right and continue to Visitors Center

Hubbard Park: Take I-89 to Exit 8. Left at huge green State House sign. Right after bridge at State Street. Left at Elm St. Left onto Winter St. and straight up into park. Look for signs for parking.

Pine Ridge Adventure Center: Take I-89 to Exit 11. Go west on Route 2 about 2 miles to School entrance.

Shelburne Farms: Take I-89 to Exit 13 (I-89 Extension) to US 7 (Shelburne Road). Head south on US7 for 2.75 miles to traffic light at Bay Road. West on Bay Road 1.75 miles to end and Shelburne Farms.