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.
Registration: 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Starts: 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
Beginners clinics: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
White, Pink - beginners; short and long on-trail courses; no experience required
Yellow - advanced beginners; a mostly trail course requiring little orienteering experience
Orange, Long Orange - intermediate; longer off-trail courses of moderate difficulty
Start-O - children's course (with parental oversight) that teaches orienteering basics
From the North or South on Highway 1: Turn East on California St. and go about 13 blocks to Arguello Blvd. Turn left and go about 4 blocks, entering the Presidio via the Arguello Gate. Follow Arguello, veering right at the fork, all the way down to the Main Parade Ground (big parking lot). Follow the orienteering signs to the registration/start area.
From the East: Use the Lombard St. entrance. Go about 1/4 mile, veering right onto Presidio Blvd., which becomes Lincoln Blvd. Continue on Lincoln until the Main Parade Ground appears on the left between Graham and Montgomery.