December 20, 2009

West of the city, tucked away in the Tucson Mountains, lies a beautiful basin filled with Sonoran Desert goodness - cacti, dry washes, boulders, trails, and plenty of room to run around! Join us in December to take advantage of the


November 15, 2009

Orienteers of all skill levels will enjoy five classic courses and an adventure race motala on a brand-new, just recently field checked map at Catalina State Park in the western foothills of the towering Catalina Mountains.  If you


January 19-22, 2010

Updated January 12th! Registration closed! The interest in the training camp has been bigger than expected. If you plan on coming and haven't filled out the registration yet, please contact This email address is being protected from


Come out on Sunday, October 18th, to try out an entirely new map!  Sweetwater Preserve was field checked in 2007 and 2008 and is now being used for the first time ever to hold an orienteering event.  This training event, hosted by Jim Stamm will challenge


Come join us at Greasewood Park on Sunday, September 20, 2009.  We plan to start early in the morning while it’s nice and cool.

Three fun, yet challenging, short classic courses will be offered:  Short Yellow (2.7 km), Short Orange (3.2 km), and Modified

Little Bitty Street-O at San Antonio Park

Sunday August 23, 2009

Our next orienteering event is a runner/beginner/everybody-friendly Street-Orienteering event on Sunday, August 23rd. Bring your runner friends and get an early start to the day!

The event...

Next Meet: Sun. July 19

Our next orienteering event is a runner/beginner/everybody-friendly Street-Orienteering event on Sunday, July 19th. Bring your runner friends and get an early start to the day!

The event will start/finish at Palo Verde Park(south of


Our sponsors for the 2009 North American Rogaine Champs are


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Record Your Route at the Arizona Rogaine Championships - $25

***To reserve your GPS logger, click here***

TrackMe360 will be on location at the North American Rogaine Championships on May 15-17, at the Mogollon Rim in Arizona.  It can be tricky to

For those of you who have not had the pleasure of experiencing a Rogaine, let me introduce you to the basics.  It is a long-duration, team-orienteering event using the score-O format, whereby you have a set time limit to get as many controls as you can. ...


The event will be run on local time, i.e. Mountain Standard Time (NOT daylight savings time!) All courses will start simultaneously Saturday, May 16, with maps handed out two hours prior for course planning. Participants will have the


Event Site

Our Mogollon Rim site at 7,000-8,000 feet elevation is predominately pine/fir forest with a sprinkling of meadows, intermittent streams, a couple of deep canyons, several lakes, and a network of jeep trails/dirt roads.  Elk sightings are common. 



Due to the high elevation of the event site, we encourage you to arrive early in order to acclimate. Although the site itself will be under embargo (base camp opens May 15), there are numerous other possibilities. May we suggest the south...

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Fee per person through April 25th is:
$65 for 24 hour teams
$60 for 12 hour teams
$55 for 8 hour teams and solo
$10 for spectator food charge

Fee per person April 26- May 8 is:
$75 for 24 hour teams...

             This year we will have two days of orienteering amid the major boulder formations and oak thickets of the Dragoon Mountains foothills at 4400 feet elevation.  The orienteering is fast, with fewer cactus, less climb, and better footing than other areas...
We will have a second opportunity in March to do some fun-filled orienteering near Tucson.  A training event at Ironwood Picnic Area (different Start/Finish area from February’s meet) will be held on Sunday, March 22, 2009, the weekend following Slavin...

We are currently looking for club members who are interested in hosting street-O's (and park-O's) in summer/fall 2010.  Street-O's are simple events to set and direct (no control marker hanging and laid-back meet format).  For help on how to get started


NARC logoWelcome on May 16/17, 2009 to the Mogollon Plateau and the pine forests of the Apache-Sitgreaves National forest!

May 10 – here are directions to get you to the event and the latest developments.

Driving directions:

Start Location and Directions:From


Two Days of Valentine Loops, Butterflies, and a Sprint!

Course Setter: Leif Lundquist

Meet Director:Cristina Luis & Barb Bryant


Event type:Classic courses (WYOGR) Sat and Sun; sprint series sprint on Sunday


Welcome to a Tucson Orienteering Club


Reid Park Poker-Orienteering and Annual General Meeting, Aug 14, 2008

Course Setter: Cristina Luis

Event type: Park orienteering and Annual General Meeting.

Join us on a Thursday evening for a fun course around the park, plus potluck and Annual General