Presidio National Park, San Francisco

August 2, 1998

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The Presidio, our newest National Park, is an ideal locale for beginning and intermediate orienteers, with a central location and relatively easy terrain, not to mention historic buildings and scenic views. Wooded areas have some poison oak, so off-trail participants should wear long pants. White, Pink Yellow, Orange, Long Orange, Start-O courses will be offered.
Course Type Length Climb # Controls
White Beginners, a short trail course, no experience needed 2.5k 40m 11
Pink Long beginners, a long trail course, no experience needed 4.5k 60m 13
Yellow Advanced beginners, a mostly trail course requiring little orienteers experience 4.5km 100m 11
Orange Intermediate, longer off trail course of moderate difficulty 6.0k 200m 10
Long Orange Intermediate, long off trail course of moderate difficulty 7.5k 350m 14
Start O' Children's course (with parent oversight) that teaches orienteers basics

Directions: All the action will start from Pershing Square (a.k.a. the Main Parade Ground).

--Vic Revenko, 415-453-3679

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