Organizers: Kate Knapp (Event Director), Robyn Rennie (Controller), Robyn Rennie (Coach), Bruce Rennie (Coach), Joanne Woods (Membership)

Map: Trout Lake


This event is all about ROUTE CHOICE! On an urban park requiring mostly runners or very light trail runners for grass and some pavement running.


Beginner - Suitable for first-time orienteers and youths

Intermediate - A step above beginner in navigation but a lot longer

Expert - Suitable for experienced orienteers who would like a shorter course

Elite - Suitable for experienced orienteers who would like a longer run


6:15pm Introduction to Orienteering for Beginners

6:30pm Starts

8:00 pm Course Closure, participants must report to the Finish before leaving.

Safety Precautions

Always use good judgement and common sense. Carry a whistle at all times. Headlamps are essential to see and be seen. Take care when crossing roads and parking lots. Watch out for other runners, cyclists, and trail/sidewalk users.

Parking/Start Location:

Park in the Trout Lake Community Centre Parking lot.

Start will be outside the Community Centre behind the baseball diamond fencing.

Post-Event Dining


Without volunteers, these events cannot take place. A hearty thanks to all those helping put this event on. If you would like to volunteer/help at upcoming WETs/WJRs or would like to organize a WET please let us know.


Course Maps

No course maps posted yet.


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