March 7 & 8–Ski-O Craftsbury VT

Craftsbury, VT Craftsbury, Vermont, United States

Invitation from Adrian Owens for 2-days of Ski-O in Vermont: LONG DISTANCE race at Craftsbury Outdoor Center (535 Lost Nation Rd, Craftsbury) on Saturday Mar. 7, along with a shorter beginner course. Opening registration at 9:30 am---have a 10-11:30 start window. $10 entry fee per person. Mostly on wide machine groomed trails. Free-style. SportIdent electronic timing.…


CANCELLED–Sunday March 15 Ski-O in Vermont

Sleepy Hollow in Vermont 427 Ski Lodge Drive, Huntington, Vermont

This event has been cancelled! Note from organizer: Sorry to do this, but the rain hit Sleepy Hollow pretty hard and we are going to have to cancel. Off of their 2k man made loop its about 50/50 grey ice and dirt, so we really can't safely pull off a race. We are planning to…


New: DIY Permanent Course at Harris Center

Harris Center, Hancock NH 83 Kings Hwy, Hancock, NH

Eager to get out in the woods? At least for me, each new spring gets me dreaming of orienteering and running through the woods again after the long winter. With the cancellation of almost all organized orienteering events – I have set up a permanent course (next two months) out at the technical Harris Center…


CANCELLED- April 12 Mine Falls

Mine Falls 200 Coliseum Avenue, Nashua, NH, United States

Due to current situation in our country, the April 12 Mine Falls event is cancelled.

New: Permanent course at Dartmouth College

New D.I.Y Permanent Orienteering Course at Dartmouth College May 1, 2020 thru Oct. 31, 2020. Green or Yellow level courses offered. Download map and information sheet at: (Thank you to Carl Childs for setting this up and sharing it with us!)

CANCELLED: May 3 College Woods

College Woods (Gregg Hall) Waterworks Rd., Durham, NH, United States

This event has been cancelled. May 3, Sunday, College Woods Registration and Starts 10-Noon and courses close at 2:00. Courses:  White (beginner) to Red (advanced) Location to be determined (Pending approval)

CANCELLED: June 13, Weeks Woods

Weeks Woods 75 Cherry Valley Rd., Gilford, NH, United States

June 13, Saturday event at Weeks Woods will not be happening. A DIY course is in the works. Please stand-by for details.    

Courses Open: DIY Permanent Course at Burnt Mountain

(Another) Seasonal/DIY Course in the Hanover-Lebanon Area Where: This course is in Lebanon, NH, starting on the south side of DHMC (Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center), extending southward in the Burnt Mtn – Quarry Hill area, owned by Dartmouth College. Closest parking lot coordinates are 43.6717112 (N), -72.2735142 (W), labeled in Google Maps as “Boston Lot…

BYOM: Beaver Brook

Beaver Brook - Maple Hill Barn 117 Ridge Road, Hollis, NH

UNO is having a Bring Your Own Map (BYOM) event at Beaver Brook Association in Hollis, NH from November 14th through December 6th. Information about this event can be found on the Beaver Brook BYOM Orienteering Instructions document. Courses offered are White, Yellow, Orange, Brown, Green, and Red.  Participants print and bring their own maps…

UNO Annual (virtual) Meeting

Dec 3 update: UNO Meeting Agenda Treasurer's Report available by request via Contact form. ------------------ Our annual meeting will be held virtually on Saturday, December 5 at 3:00 p.m.. Here is the information for attending that:        Zoom link:      The password is embedded in the link, so you should not need…

Carye Woods BYOM, Gilford, NH

Carye Woods 263 Intervale Rd., Gilford, NH, United States

Bring-Your-Own-Map There are 4 distinct courses available: Orange (Intermediate) – 3.3 km, 17 controls. Map scale 1:7500 Brown (Advanced – Short) – 3.0 km, 14 controls. Map scale 1:7500 Green (Advanced – Medium) – 4.0 km, 16 controls. Map scale 1:10,000 Score- O (Visit in any order; 90-minute time limit) – 23 controls. Map scale…

DIY Orienteering available now

Seasonal orienteering courses are open at Dartmouth's Oak Hill in Hanover.  There are two courses, yellow and green and they will be up from now through Oct. 31, 2021. Information and map down load is available at

Beaver Brook Orienteering

Beaver Brook - Maple Hill Barn

BEAVER BROOK ASSOCIATION (Maple Hill Farm – Spear Room) HOLLIS, NH Registration and Starts 10:00-12:30 must finish by 2:30 Courses: Short White, W, Y, O, Tan, Br, G, R Directions: From Route 3 exit 6 take Route 130 West to Route 122 in Hollis. Turn Left (South) on Route 122. In one mile turn Right…

UNO Annual Meeting

Beaver Brook - Maple Hill Barn

Club meeting to follow the event. All welcome! UNO Annual Meeting, Sunday, November 28, 1:30-3:30. Beaver Brook Association, Hollis, NH. Maple Hill Farm, Spear Room. Contact Lex Bundschuh, if you want topics added or have any questions. Topics to include: Camping Weekend: Course setters needed. Do we want to have a one day National Orienteering Event…

2022 College Woods

UNO: College Woods (in Person) , Durham, NH Sunday, May 15, 2022 Up North Orienteers: College Woods, Durham, NH Staggered Starts: 10:00 A.M.—12:00 P.M. Courses Close:      2:00 P.M. Courses:                White, Yellow, Orange, Brown, Green, Red Meet Director:     Ernst Linder Registration and Start/Finish At the Shelter of the UNH Student Rec. Fields(Google Coordinates:  43.138655, -70.943173 …

College Woods

UNH Boulder Field Main St. and North Dr., Durham, NH, United States

1-Day In-Person meet in Durham, NH

2022 Camping Weekend & one day National Ranking Event (NRE)

Pawtuckaway S.P. 198 Mountain Rd., Nottingham, NH, United States

Read course setter notes, notes for competitors and other details here NEW UPDATE: Sept 1 Notes for Competitors 2022 Course Info Saturday Sunday Course Distance KM Climb M Course Distance KM Climb M Short White 1.0 20 Short White 1.1 30 White 1.5 25 White 1.7 50 Yellow 2.5 60 Yellow 2.5 90 Orange 3.4…

Urban Forestry Center, Portsmouth

Urban Forestry Center 45 Elwyn Rd., Portsmouth, NH

Registration: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Staggered Starts: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Courses Close: 3:00 PM — Check out at the Finish table by this time. Courses (manual punching): W Y O Get 'em All Map: 1:7500, 3m contours Comments: Cost: UNO members are free. Members of other orienteering clubs pay $5. Non-members are charged $10. Small…

Orienteering at Weeks Woods

Weeks Woods 75 Cherry Valley Rd., Gilford, NH, United States

UPDATE: For those of you planning to come to UNO's Weeks Woods orienteering meet in Gilford, NH this Saturday, 11/19, as well as for those of you still thinking about it... ...Here is a preview of the information about the courses as provided by course setter Paul Regan. The Courses, Their Lengths, and the Number…

2022 UNO annual meeting

The UNO Annual Meeting will be held in-person on Saturday November 19th, following the Weeks Woods event in Gilford, NH. The meeting will start about 3:30 pm. Meeting location is 14 Chanticleer Shores, Gilford, NH  03249. This is less than 4 miles (10 minute drive) from Weeks Woods. Tentative agenda:     - Review of 2022 -…

Afternoon Orienteering in College Woods, Durham, NH

College Woods (Gregg Hall) Waterworks Rd., Durham, NH, United States

Up North Orienteers (UNO) presents: College Woods Orienteering, Durham, NH. When: Saturday April 22, 2023     Start Window: 12pm - 2pm,     Courses close at 4 pm     Beginner Instructions and Social (Snacks):  11am - 12pm Where: In front of Gregg Hall, University of New Hampshire Campus Map: 1:10,000 recently updated; original…


2023 Boulder Dash

Thanks to NH Dept of Natural and Cultural Resources Last update May 7, 2023 Up North Orienteers is pleased to announce the 2023 Boulder Dash. Boulder Dash registration is now closed. Please join us for recreational courses (SW, W, Y, O). Available on both days. START TIMES! Final start list is here! MEET NOTES! Read…

May 20, 2023 Family Orienteering, Nottingcook Forest in Bow, NH

Nottingcook Forest 21 Allen Rd., Bow, NH, United States

Family Orienteering, Nottingcook Forest in Bow Used for the UNO Boulder Dash in 2007 as well as the ’09 Billy Goat run. When: Saturday, May 20, 2023 Start Window: 10am - 12:30pm, Courses close at 3 pm Beginner Instruction available Where: Nottingcook Forest entrance via the brush dump entrance on Allen Road in Bow, about…

June 4 at Fort Rock in Exeter, NH

Fort Rock 8 Commerce Way, Exeter, NH, United States

Thank you to The Exeter Conservation Commission.  Up North Orienteers (UNO) presents: Family Orienteering, Fort Rock, Exeter, NH   When: Sunday, June 4, 2023     Start Window: 10am - 12pm,     Courses close at 3 pm     Beginner Instructions available   Where: Northeast Lantern, Commerce Way, Exeter NH   Map: 1:10,000 recently updated. Courses:  White,…

June 10 at Gunstock Resort

Gunstock Mountain Resort 719 Cherry Valley Road, Gilford, NH

Spring is here, the perfect time for...   ORIENTEERING AT GUNSTOCK on Saturday, June 10th Event Location: Gunstock Mountain Resort, 719 Route 11 A (Cherry Valley Road) in Gilford, NH Map: Gunstock Mountain Resort, Either 1:5000 or 1:7500 scale for the White and Yellow courses, 1:7500 or 1:10000 scale for the Orange and Brown courses,…

Camping Weekend 2023

Pawtuckaway S.P. 198 Mountain Rd., Nottingham, NH, United States

Sept 8-10, 2023 Thanks to NH Dept of Natural and Cultural Resources Pawtuckaway State Park- Camping Weekend Updated July 14, 2023 This weekend will have all the Camping Weekend experiences that you have come to expect. Pre-registration saves you money! Please visit Event Reg for details, costs and to register for all events including camping…

Portsmouth Urban Forestry Center

Urban Forestry Center 45 Elwyn Rd., Portsmouth, NH

ORIENTEERING at the PORTSMOUTH URBAN FORESTRY CENTER on Saturday, November 4th,2023The Portsmouth Urban Forestry Center is a very beginner friendly location and a wonderful park for those newer to the sport to work on their orienteeringskills. It is a great example of how orienteers can enjoy the sport in asmaller, more urban location.Event Location: Portsmouth…

Beaver Brook Association (Maple Hill Farm)

Beaver Brook - Maple Hill Barn 117 Ridge Road, Hollis, NH

Registration: 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM Staggered Starts: 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM Courses Close: 2:30 PM — Check out at the Finish table by this time. Courses: Short-W W Y O Tan Br G R Directions: From Route 3 exit 6 take Route 130 West to Route 122 in Hollis. Turn Left (South) on Route 122.…

Annual Club Meeting (Maple Hill Farm)

Beaver Brook - Maple Hill Barn 117 Ridge Road, Hollis, NH

Annual club meeting in the Barn, following the morning's O-meet.