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Orienteering Basics Contactless - anytime between 11am-12:30p, end by 2pm

Saturday, March 6, 2021, 11:00 AM until 2:00 PM
The Beach at McKaig Nature Center - Along the Cadet Trail by marker White 21 (the main bridge)
889 Croton Rd
Wayne, PA  19087

484 580-9474
Additional Info:
Park Ranger
484-580-9474 (p)
Christopher Hand
Family Fun
Registration is required
Payment In Full In Advance Only
Meet at the "beach" map white 21 to receive instructions.

Come any time between 11am and 12:30 to get started.

Park in Roberts Elementary School parking lot.
No Fee
No Fee

For Novice to Advanced. Join the fun, learn a new skill.   

Preregistration a must to keep with distancing guidelines.

One registration per family, register by March 4th

• Course Setter: Christopher Hand, long time McKaig Member.

• Contactless pickup of the course instructions at the "beach".

• Park in Roberts Elementary School parking lot.  Meet at the "beach", map marker white 21 (

• Bring water, wear suitable clothing and footwear.

Here is an example of what an orienteering course might look like in McKaig.

The course map we give you will direct you to go from one location to another. Your job is to get from place to place as efficiently as you can. At each location there will be an orange and while "control" flag with a designation. Visit every location if you can  

There will be an optional smartphone QR code tracking system available - no app required.

Orienteering Map Sample
This is a sample course in McKaig. The actual start and finish for the event will be near the school parking lot.

Orienteering Control
This is a "control" which is at each location marked on the map. 

Event is Rain or Shine but not wind.