Event Details For:
"Learn to Orienteer" Workshop at US Air Force Academy (Colorado Springs)
Saturday, August 21st, 2021
Meet Director: Neal Barlow
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General Information: RMOC is hosting a "learn to orienteer" training event on Saturday, August 21st, from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm.
Location: US Air Force Academy Prep School Athletic Fields (directions below). We'll meet up at 10:00 am between the soccer fields and football field near the bathrooms.
Pre-registration is required. If you're interested in attending this training session, please sign up at Learn to Orienteer Training Event.
Contact: Neal Barlow, firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note: This event will be hosted on the US Air Force Academy, a federal installation.
You must have a state or federal form of identification to enter the Academy, and you must enter through the north gate (directions below) during the visitor hours between 9:00 am and 5:00 pm.
DOD ID card holders may enter from the south gate or north gate outside of visitor hours.
Special access requirements will apply to participants who are not US citizens; details TBD.
- Local Weather Forecast: NOAA.gov
- Driving Directions: From Interstate 25, take exit 156A, North Gate Boulevard. Go west on North Gate Boulevard and enter the gate (have your government issued ID ready, i.e., drivers license). Continue west on North Gate Boulevard; after 0.7 miles, turn left (south) on Stadium Boulevard. After 2.7 miles, turn right (west) on Community Center Drive. After 1.6 miles, turn left on Aspen Drive, near the Prep School's Parade Field. Proceed 500 feet and then turn left on Cedar Drive near the Base Gym. Park in the parking lot across from (south of) the softball field. Registration will be located near the entrance (north side) of the Milazzo Center building” Please see the map below for the locations of the registration table, restrooms, parking, and the start. Approximate parking lot coordinates are 38.9788, -104.858.