College Woods, Durham, NH

Student Recreation Shelter 166 Main St., Durham, NH

Registration and Starts 10:00 - 12:00 Location: Picnic Shelter by Student Rec. Field, UNH Campus (Google Coordinates: 43.138655, -70.943173 ) Courses offered (approximate straight line distances) Easy Navigation: White: 1.8 km Yellow: 2.5 km Intermediate : Orange/Long Yellow: 4 km Advanced: Brown: 3 km Green: 4.5 km Red: 6 km Time limit 2.5 hours. Directions:…

Burnt Mountain Recreational Event, Lebanon, NH

Burnt Mountain 287 Mascoma St., Lebanon, NH

Registration: 10:00 AM — 12:30 PM You will register at the start location. Cost: Cost is $5 to $10 per individual with a family maximum of $30. You are welcome to participate individually or as a group. If you are bringing a large group, please contact us in advance to make arrangements for instruction and group…

Billygoat 2019, Burnt Mountain, Lebanon, NH

Burnt Mountain 287 Mascoma St., Lebanon, NH

Registration for the Billygoat and the Kid is now officially closed. You can no longer register on OUSA registration page. If you want to compete, please contact the registrar directly. (unofam@aol.com) Register before April 20th to avoid late fee (and risk not getting a well-deserved Billygoat 2019 shirt!) A Billygoat is a long (12 k)…

Ahern State Park, Laconia, NH

Ahern SP 43 Great Bay Lane, Laconia, NH

  Start window – 10:00 am - 12:00 noon Courses close - 2:00 pm Courses – White, Yellow, Orange, Tan/Brown (Woods sprint), Green (Middle)

CANCELLED: Camping Weekend, Pawtuckaway State Park

Pawtuckaway S.P. Mountain Rd., Nottingham, NH

Sadly, the 2020 Camping Weekend has been cancelled. We look forward to seeing everyone again next year, September 11-12, 2021 We hold our annual Camping Weekend with two days of classic courses, the canoe-O, Vampire-O, and night-O on the weekend AFTER Labor Day. For more information go to this link: https://upnoor.org/campingweekend/

O-Ringen, starts in Peterborough, NH

Shieling Forest, Peterborough, NH Shieling Forest, 397 Old Street Rd, Peterborough, NH 03458, Peterborough, NH

Saturday 21 September 2019: Monadnock Regional “O-Ringen” One Day & 5 Maps  The O-Ringen is a famous Swedish orienteering event held annually, over 5 days on 5 different maps. On this side of the pond, we can’t spare the 5 days but would like to offer the opportunity to orienteer on 5 different courses (4…

Urban Forestry Center, Portsmouth, NH

Urban Forestry Center 45 Elwyn Rd., Portsmouth, NH

Urban Forestry Center, 27 Elwyn Road, Portsmouth, NH Map:  1:7500, 3-meter contours (updated in 2017) Register and Start:  Anytime from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM Courses:  White, Yellow, Orange, and Get All, with manual punching.  Courses close at 3:00 PM. Other Info:  Free parking and refreshments.  Indoor restrooms.  Beginner instruction and loaner compasses available. Event…

Orienteering US Masters Nationals at the Older Dash, Gilford, NH

Gunstock Mountain Resort 719 Cherry Valley Road, Gilford, NH

Last update 15 October 2019 The Events Up North Orienteers is pleased to merge their traditional Boulder Dash with the 2019 Orienteering US Masters Nationals and create an event known as the Older Dash. The Older Dash is a 2-day cumulative time classic event sanctioned by Orienteering USA, open to all age groups and classes. …

Boulder Dash Recreational Event at Gunstock, Gilford, NH

Gunstock Mountain Resort 719 Cherry Valley Road, Gilford, NH

  While some of the best orienteers in the world will be competing in a championship event, you can orienteer alongside them on similar courses.  You can choose from white, yellow, and orange courses.  These beginner to intermediate level courses are open to groups as well as individuals.  The recreational courses do not require pre-registration, and…

$10

Boulder Dash Recreational Event at Gunstock, Gilford, NH

Gunstock Mountain Resort 719 Cherry Valley Road, Gilford, NH

  While some of the best orienteers in the world will be competing in a championship event, you can orienteer alongside them on similar courses.  You can choose from white, yellow, and orange courses.  These beginner to intermediate level courses are open to groups as well as individuals.  The recreational courses do not require pre-registration, and…

SNOW! event update: Beaver Brook Association (Maple Hill Farm), Hollis, NH

Due to the snow in Hollis (20" +) we are changing the format for this event.This will be creative- skis/ snowshoes/ foot. We will have 2-3 courses on trails (varying length) and 2 courses with off trail controls (Yellow/ Orange difficulty). These are not groomed ski trails; they are hiking trails.Beaver Brook will have snowshoes…

Club Meeting, Hollis, NH

Annual Club Meeting to follow the morning's orienteering event. Meeting begins at 1:30 PM, at Maple Hill Farm (meet HQ). 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 on Ridge Road. Watch for O signs.

Ski O in Post Mills VT

Ohana Camp Post Mills VT 341 Quinibeck Rd, Post Mills, VT

The Ohana Camp in Post Mills, VT will be hosting a ski-O on January 25, 2020. There will be a score format, short (3-4k) and long (5-8k). Starts between 10-12. Please email event director Kevin Brooker with any questions. https://alohafoundation.org/ohana-ski-o/

March 7 & 8–Ski-O Craftsbury VT

Craftsbury, VT Craftsbury, Vermont

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.…

$10

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…

$20

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…

Free

CANCELLED- April 12 Mine Falls

Mine Falls 200 Coliseum Avenue, Nashua, NH

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: https://outdoors.dartmouth.edu/services/challenge_course/orienteering_course.html (Thank you to Carl Childs for setting this up and sharing it with us!)

CANCELLED: May 3 College Woods

College Woods Waterworks Rd., Durham, NH

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

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: https://unh.zoom.us/j/91028451936?pwd=eE9lUHhUQTA2dUN4NVZGYVNYUE1jdz09      The password is embedded in the link, so you should not need…

Carye Woods BYOM, Gilford, NH

Carye Woods 263 Intervale Rd., Gilford, NH

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     https://outdoors.dartmouth.edu/services/challenge_course/orienteering_course.html

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, unofam@aol.com 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…

College Woods

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

1-Day In-Person meet in Durham, NH

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

Pawtuckaway S.P. Mountain Rd., Nottingham, NH

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…