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Welcome to the Georgia Orienteering Club (GAOC)! GAOC hosts a variety of Orienteering meets and special events in the state of Georgia. 

All events are open to members and the public for a nominal fee.  Local events offer beginner, intermediate, and advanced courses, as well as beginner instruction. 

To find an event close to you, check out the Schedule under Local Events.

For meets with Electronic Punching, see Epunching Instructions.

GAOC is a non-profit and a member of the United States Orienteering Federation.

We celebrated our 40th anniversary in 2016.

 

Notices
ATTENTION! In order to participate in any GAOC event, all youths under the age of 18 MUST present a Waiver of Liability that has been signed by their own Parent or Legal Guardian. It is NOT sufficient that the Waiver of Liability be signed by any other adult such as a coach, teacher or chaperone.
Online Annual Membership and Waiver of Liability
(Paper Annual Waivers will no longer be accepted)
NO WAIVER, NO PARTICIPATION! NO EXCEPTIONS!
Jan 12-15
Fri-Mon
Georgia Navigator Cup 2018 at Hard Labor Creek and Mistletoe State Parks
Middle at Hard Labor Creek State Park on Friday
Classic Orienteering plus SE Interscholastic Championships on Sat/Sun
Extreme-O on Monday
Steve Houghton 770-330-8172
Navigator Cup 2018 Embargo Information
Hard Labor Creek State Park -- July 1, 2017
Mistletoe State Park -- April 1, 2017
Help needed for Georgia Navigator Cup!
Earn free local meet entry coupons while helping the club host a great event.
Coupons are transferable -- family and friends can help.
Details on the GNC Volunteer page

 

Date Upcoming Local Orienteering Events
Dec 16
Sat
VOC Local Meet
Oak Mountain State Park, Pelham, AL
Dec 17
Sun
Fort Yargo State Park Matt Stout 770-979-9559
Jan 12-15
Fri-Mon
Georgia Navigator Cup 2018 at Hard Labor Creek and Mistletoe State Parks
Middle at Hard Labor Creek State Park on Friday
Classic Orienteering plus SE Interscholastic Championships on Sat/Sun
Extreme-O on Monday
Steve Houghton 770-330-8172
Jan 27
Sat
Don Carter State Park
Rick Shane 770-820-5361
Feb 4
Sun
Gold Branch, CRNRA
Geoffrey & Lee Lyman 404-982-0855
Feb 10
Sat
Palisades East, CRNRA
Geoff Work & Stephanie Tapscott 347-526-6009
Feb 17
Sat
VOC Local Meet
Oak Mountain State Park, Pelham, AL
Feb 18
Sun
Bert Adams Scout Reservation
Jeff Lybarger 404-245-7398 & Frank Mills
Feb 25
Sun
Palisades West, CRNRA
Bill Farrell & Martha Carr 678-451-4222
see full schedule...

 

Date Recent News and Events
12/11/17

Gold Branch CRNRA results are posted.
Don't forget to draw your route on RouteGadget.

11/20/17

F. D. Roosevelt State Park results are posted.
Don't forget to draw your route on RouteGadget.

11/5/17

Sope Creek, CRNRA results are posted.
Don't forget to draw your route on RouteGadget.

11/1/17

Dauset Trails Nature Center Night-O results are posted.

10/23/17

Chattahoochee Bend State Park results are posted.
Don't forget to draw your route on RouteGadget.

 

 
 

 

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