Registration and Starts:
Recreational Courses Close: 2:00 PM
Traverse Course Closes: 3:30 PM
Recreational ("Regular") Courses: W / Y / O / B / G - NEW MAP!
Courses start at Camp Sayre Blue Hills. Beginning adult education will be available.
Youth orienteering Series: Activities will be based at Camp Sayre Blue Hills.The final event in the 2017 Greater Boston Youth Orienteering Series will feature competitive courses with prizes for age-level course winners (details under FAQ Youth tab). Recreational courses (white, yellow) and fun navigation ‘training’ stations will also be available for beginner youth (ages 3-5, 6-9, 10-12, 13+). Refreshments, prizes, and water bottles (for youth who have participated in 4 of the 6 youth series events) will be distributed at ~ 1:30 in the Camp Sayre Blue Hills dining hall. This youth outreach initiative is a joint project of NEOC, CSU, and Navigation Games. Groups must pre-register, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Traverse: The Blue Hills Traverse will have a mass start at 11:00 AM. Please arrive at Camp Sayre by 10:00 for check-in and travel to the distant start location. The course is 14km long. Anticipated finish time for Traverse runners will be between 12:30 and 2:00 PM. Refreshments will be available at Camp Sayre Dining Hall.
Advance online registration required. [click here] Registration closes at 11:59 PM, Nov. 15, 2017.
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Location: 411 Unquity Rd., Milton, MA. Rt 128 South to Exit 3 North (signs for Houghton's Pond / Ponkapoag Trail) on to Blue Hill River Rd. to the end. Take a right turn on to Hillside St. for .9 mi. Take the left fork on to Unquity Rd. Boy Scout Camp is 1.4 miles on the left.
NEOC events are held rain or shine.
(Ski-O events may be canceled if snow is poor.)
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Beginner instruction is available at NEOC meets, during the first hour of Registration.
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