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Orienteering meet at Sierra College

Title: Gold Country Orienteering Meet at Sierra College

Description: This is the second meet of the year for Gold country orienteering. Put those compass reading skills you learned from Scotts class into practice.  Different skill levels.  Newbies come and learn.  The fees are to Gold country orienteering except for parking.  We can meet, divide into groups of no more than 4 and do the course as groups.

Type: Orienteering meet

 What is Orienteering

Cool Features: hiking and putting compass skills into practice.

Elevation Gain/Loss

Terrain:  easy

Distance 2-3 miles

Fees : Not sure about parking but will post when I find out.

Cost is 7:00 for a nonmember  plus 2 for each person in a group or join (I think one person can be leader and then rest only pay 2 which can be split up.

You can rent a compass for 5 (optional)

Difficulty Rating: easy

Expected Duration: about2-3 hours for the hike

Special Skills Necessary: reading maps and finding check points

Where to meet you: Sierra College

Departure Trailhead: 9:30 at Sierra College

Type of travel: loop trail finding check points along the way and punching them into the card.

Things to bring: compass, water, (maps are provided.)

Plus: willing to learn compass skills.

Membership Required:

Membership link

Suggested carpool donation: n/a

Permits: N/A

Dogs: No Dogs Please.

Directions to Trailhead: Off at Rocklin Road from I80 Turn right.  Sierra College is about 1/2 mile on the left.

If you have questions, email me at [masked] or[masked] text or call


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  • Kristopher M.

    Where on campus are we meeting at

    April 20, 2014

    • A former member
      A former member

      So where is meeting place?

      April 26, 2014

    • A former member
      A former member

      Nevermind. Found it

      April 26, 2014

  • Lynn

    I'm sorry to have to miss out on this one - I awoke sick and cannot join you this morning. Sounds very interesting - hope all of you enjoy it!

    April 26, 2014

  • Pam

    Have to cancel this. Somehow I had a weird sign up happen. Dont know how to fix it.

    April 26, 2014

  • Pam

    I would like to bring my husband. I didn't see a guest request.

    1 · April 14, 2014

    • Carol S.

      Go ahead and bring him. This is really from Gold Country Orienteering.

      April 14, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Sounds fun. Been interested about orienteering for a while.

    March 22, 2014

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