Orienteering - Chestnut Ridge Park

Orienteering is an organized sport for people of all ages that involves navigating a course by hiking or running through forests and fields

from one checkpoint to another.

I have a map for three local parks and would like to do Chestnut Ridge first. Depending on how many people join up I will make copies.

This will not be a race but more like a leisurely stroll.We will be looking for markers that look like this:

Actually this is more what we are looking for:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

For more information: http://buffalo-orienteering.org/forms/OrienteeringFAQs.pdf

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • A former member
    A former member

    July 11, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      The old switch-a-roo.

      July 11, 2013

    • Alberto V.

      Kneel before Zod!

      July 11, 2013

  • Alberto V.

    What a great day to do this! I had a lot of fun. We found 8 control points (#s 2,3,4,5,12,13,14,15)! Thanks to all who participated! We will do more of these in the future!

    1 · July 11, 2013

  • Tess

    On wsy pls esit

    July 11, 2013

    • Alberto V.

      Ok we'll esit... whatever that means :-)

      1 · July 11, 2013

  • Tess

    Please wait missed exit

    July 11, 2013

  • Alberto V.

    I am by the swings! :-)

    July 11, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Swinging?

      July 11, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Sorry. I am right near by but having car fixed, phone and other things that could only happen today.

    July 11, 2013

  • Tess

    Can I bring my dog?

    July 10, 2013

    • Alberto V.

      If Richard says so, it must be so! ;-)

      July 11, 2013

    • Alberto V.

      I don't mind your dogs coming but be aware that your future hawk food is your responsibility! ;-P Besides we may need them to find our wau out!

      1 · July 11, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Car fixed in morning. I'm bringing Caesar if I can make it.

    July 10, 2013

  • Karin

    Teaching summer school until 12:45:-( Can I send Ian with you? I need to break his gaming habit.

    July 9, 2013

    • Alberto V.

      Silly Karin! You can't afford my babysitting fees! ;-P

      July 10, 2013

  • Darlene

    Where do we meet at the Ridge?

    July 9, 2013

    • Alberto V.

      Great Question! Let's meet at the casino. If people are unsure as to where that is please feel free to ask.

      July 9, 2013

  • Rob

    Are you trying to get a boy scout merit badge, or what!

    1 · July 8, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Damn you, work! I've always wanted to try this. And, of course, i'm certain i'd be excellent at it, given my amazing sense of direction (not)!

    July 7, 2013

    • Alberto V.

      Yea, it's good to be a teacher! ;P

      July 8, 2013

    • Alberto V.

      Good for you that we are friends and can go whenever we want! ;)

      July 8, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    :(

    July 7, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Awesome I haven't done this in years.

    July 7, 2013

  • Tess

    Love orienteering! Thanks for posting

    July 7, 2013

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