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Junior Orienteering Day Camp

Skyline Ridge Open Space Preserve

Date: (Sun.) Sep. 27, 2009
Location: Palo Alto, CA
Event Director: - 925.872.3935
Course Setter: Kent Ohlund
Type: Junior; A one-day training camp for beginning orienteers, for the young and the young at heart

Please note that fees and time limits apply, unless otherwise mentioned below. Events are typically not canceled due to bad weather.

This Day Camp will be held in conjunction with a regular BAOC event at Monte Bello and Skyline Ridge Open Space Preserves.

When: 9 AM to 5 PM

Where: Meet near registration for the regular event.

Fee: $15 includes lunch, maps, and e-punch finger-stick rental.

This will be Part 1 of a 2-part program. Part 2 of this course will take place sometime during November through February. In Part 2, you will set the course you designed for a COOL event.

This event is designed for kids, but people of any age are welcome.

Preregistration is required (for mapping exercise and lunch quantity); you will pay on site. To register, email with the following information:

What to Bring


  9:00 – Route-O
11:00 – White course
12:30 – Lunch
  1:00 – Yellow course
  3:00 – Design COOL course
  4:45 – Part-1 graduation
  5:00 – Dismissal


Here is the list of the 26 people who have registered:

     Name               Age
     Johanna Karras     10
     Emily Hann         11
     Kaisa Lee           7
     Cassandra Pelayo   11
     Natalie Pelayo      6
     Elisabeth Pelayo    8
     Hannah Kopish       7
     Casey Gernatt      12
     Russell Gernatt   Adult
     Elena Williams      6
     Rob Williams      Adult
     Jonas Bartels       8
     Christine Bartels Adult
     Sasha Lakovlev      7
     Rory Maclean       10
     William Morris     13
     Victoria Whall     10
     Liza Kolbasov       7
     Julia Doubson       9
     Masha Konkov       11
     Jarod Long         11
     Jamie Maclean       5
     Kali Goldwater      6
     Conner Verity      11
     Kyle Verity         6
     Eric Verity       Adult