The Bay Area Orienteering Club (BAOC) hosts event year round in the San Francisco Bay Area. They offer beginners' courses suitable for both individuals and families, as well as advanced courses that challenge the technical and physical capabilities of individuals and small teams. Visit their website for a complete list of upcoming events.
Gold Country Orienteers (GCO) is an orienteering club based in the Sacramento area of Northern California. They host foot and ski orienteering events throughout the year.
Terraloco puts on fun and challenging map courses in beautiful urban and wild locations. They have several events a year, with fantastic adventurers and a great atmosphere. Check out their schedule here.
The Columbia River Orienteering Club offers orienteering events year-round in the Portland Oregon area. Beginners are welcome at events, and you do not need to be a member of our club to participate.
High Profile 2019 Events you might be interested in
The competition area is close to the Cadí-Moixeró National Park and it is a beautiful mixed of clean forest and high mountains. Terrain is from moderate hilly to mountainous. The highest peak is La Tossa 2536m and the lowest area is around 1300m, around Alp village. This mountainous environment provides a physically challenging terrain where minimized climbs and drops will be an important factor. Therefore, navigational capabilities and route planning skills acquire a vital importance and have been proven as an essential factor for the successful rogainer. However is not a big area (less than 150 qm2) the difference in altitude will be a relevant factor.
6 events in 5 days
Advanced Courses only - this is for experienced Orienteers and Adventure Racers
Focus is on excellent maps and courses
2-3 different course lengths offered on most days
All in the beautiful Bend, Oregon area