DVOA Event Schedule

Sat Jan 26, 2019    Zion Lutheran Church    Winter Meeting, Potluck  This event has been confirmed with park officials
 
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Notes: Doors open at 2PM. Afternoon programs to be announced, then a pot luck dinner followed by the annual winter meeting.
Directions: Take Route 422 W to PA Rt23 West exit. Follow Rt23 west through Phoenixville to Rt724. From Rt23 & Rt724 jct, follow Rt724 west 1.1 miles to Zion Lutheran Church on left. From the Rdg-Pottstown area, take the 724 Exit off 422. Continue E on 724 through 3 lights and look for signs. Large white Church on the right.
Sat Mar 02, 2019    Nolde Forest    W  Instruct  This event has been confirmed with park officials
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Mark Frank  
Course Setter: Mark Frank
Notes: Indoor instruction followed by a beginner level course
Directions: South of Reading PA on route 625. Take Rt 724 West from I 176, or East from 222 and turn south on 625. The park is about 2 miles South of that intersection.
Sat Mar 09, 2019    Harmony Hill    W  Instruct  This event has been confirmed with park officials
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Mary Frank  610-792-0502
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Notes: Beginner Program at 10. Maximum of 50 attendees. Contact Mary Frank for reservations. 1183 Harmony Hill Road, Downingtown PA
Directions: 1200 Skelp Level Road, Downingtown PA, 19335. Entrace is discreet- marked by a wooden post with 1200 and a narrow driveway.
Sun Mar 10, 2019    Norristown Farm Park    W  Y  O  Sprint-O  This event has been confirmed with park officials
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Mary Frank  610-792-0502
Course Setter: Mark Frank Co-Setter: zzzzz zzzzzzzz
Directions: South side of Germantown Pike, midway between 202 and 363, just east of the crossing with Whitehall Road.
Sun Mar 17, 2019    Hibernia County Park    W  Y  O  Br  G  R 
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Notes: Annual Hibernia St Patricks O.
Directions: From US Rt. 30 Bypass north of Coatesville, take PA Rt. 82 north. Watch for left turn at top of hill. Follow O'-signs.
Sun Mar 24, 2019    Batsto    W  Y  O  Br  G  R  Bl 
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Bob Burg  
Course Setter: Bob Burg
Directions: From US30 East (White Horse Pike) in Hammonton take SR-542 (Pleasant Mills Rd.) toward Batsto, follow SR-542 north-east for about 7mi and watch for O'-signs.
Sun Mar 31, 2019    Governor Dick    W  Y  Score-O  This event has been confirmed with park officials
Event has EPunching
Event Director:   
Course Setter: Samuel Kolins
Notes: A beginners instructional class will be offered at 11AM by Mary Frank.
Directions: From the PA Turnpike, go South from the Lebanon-Lancaster exit of PA TPK on route 72. Turn West on Cider Press Road then North on Pinch Road. (From Rt 30 in Lancaster go North on Rt 72 through Manheim and another 3+/- miles to Pinch Road.) Follow Pinch Road to the event site. Look for entrance shortly after crossing over the Turnpike.

Courses Information:

Course Distance Climb Ctrls
White 1.90km 90.0m 10
Yellow 2.80km 125.0m 11
Score-O 17.00km 0.0m 37

Sun Apr 07, 2019    Warwick County Park    W  Y  O  Br  G  R 
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Mary Frank  610-792-0502
Course Setter: Mark Frank
Directions: Follow PA Rt23 to Knauertown and watch for O'-signs
Sat Apr 13, 2019    Quantico Marine Base    W  Y  O  Br  G  R  Bl  This event has been confirmed with park officials
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Quantico OC
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Notes: http://qoc.us.orienteering.org/events/2019/4/13/junior-nationals
Sun Apr 14, 2019    Oregon Ridge    W  Y  O  Br  G  R  Bl 
Event has EPunching
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Course Setter: Brad Whitmore
Directions: https://www.baltimorecountymd.gov/Agencies/recreation/countyparks/mostpopular/oregonridgelodge/index.html
Sat Apr 20, 2019    Rutgers Ecological Preserve    W  Y  O  Br  G  R  Bl 
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Bob Burg  
Course Setter: Bob Burg
Directions: From S on US 1, or exit 9 on the NJTPK , take NJ-18 N to Davidson Road/Metlar's Lane, right on Ave E look for O signs. From N on 287 take Centennial Ave to Hoes Lane, exit at Davidson/Avenue E campus exit, bear left Over Rt-18 and follow O signs.
Sun Apr 27, 2019    West Point A event day 1     W  Y  O  Br  G  R  Bl 
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Notes: West Point "A" event day 2
Sat Apr 27, 2019    Lower Perkiomen / J.J. Audubon    W  Instruct  This event has been confirmed with park officials
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Mary Frank  610-792-0502
Course Setter: Mary Frank
Notes: Beginners Program and white course
Directions: From King of Prussia follow US 422 west to Oaks Exit. At the bottom of the ramp turn right at the light then make another right at the next light. Follow O-signs to parking. From Pottstown follow US 422 east to the Oaks Exit. Stay right at end of ramp and yield on to Egypt Road. Go under 422 and make a right at the 2nd light (before crossing bridge). Follow O-signs to parking.
Sun Apr 28, 2019    West point A event day 2     W  Y  O  Br  G  R  Bl 
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Sat May 04, 2019    French Creek State Park Central    W  Y  O  Br  G  R  Score-O 
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Mark Frank  
Course Setter: Mark Frank
Notes: MASOC 32
Directions: Follow PA Rt.23 to Rt.345, take Rt.345 north and watch for O'-signs.
Sun May 05, 2019    French Creek State Park Central    W  Y  O  Br  G  R  Bl 
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Mark Frank  
Course Setter: Mark Frank
Directions: Follow PA Rt.23 to Rt.345, take Rt.345 north and watch for O'-signs.
Sat May 18, 2019    Warwick County Park    W  Y  O  Br  G 
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Mark Frank  
Course Setter: Mark Frank
Directions: Follow PA Rt23 to Knauertown and watch for O'-signs
Sun May 26, 2019    Colonel Denning (SVO)    W  Y  O  Br  G  R 
Event has EPunching
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Course Setter: Samuel Kolins
Notes: SVO Event. Counts for DVOA rankings.
Directions: On PA Rt 233 about 8 miles SW of Landisburg PA, or 20 miles NW of Carlisle.
Sun Jun 23, 2019    Springton Manor    Summer Meeting, Picnic 
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Directions: From the North take Rt 82 south to Rt 282. Follow 282 south and look for O signs at the junction with Springton Road. From the south take Rt 282 north from Downingtown to the intersection with Springton Road and follow the O signs.
Sun Jul 07, 2019    Crows Nest Preserve-French Creek    Y  O  Bl  Long 
Event has EPunching
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Directions: From Rt 23 about 1 mile West of Knauertown ( and Warwiick Park) turn right on Trythall Road. In about a mile and at the T intersection make a Left on Harmonyville Road and follow signs to the parking location on Piersol Road. From the North use Rt 345 South from 422 or 724 South through French Creek to the junction with Hopewell Road at Hopewell Furnace. Turn left on Hopewell Road, then in just over a mile turn right on Piersol Road.
Sun Jul 14, 2019    Penn State-Berks  
Event has EPunching
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Directions: Go to the event page for directions
Sun Jul 28, 2019    Nockamixon State Park    W  O  G  Canoe-O 
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Directions: On Rt313 between Doylestown and Quakertown, go north on 563, look for signs to the right.
Sun Aug 18, 2019    Green Lane Park    W  Y  O  Br  G  R 
Event has EPunching
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Directions: From Rt 422 take Rt 29 north. About 3.5 miles after the junction with Rt 73 look for a left turn onto Deep Creek Road and follow that and O signs to the park. From the North on Rt 29, look for O signs to the right as you approach the town of Green Lane..
Sat Sep 07, 2019    Hickory Run Sand Spring    Night-O  Training 
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Directions: Take Northeast Extension of PA Turnpike to I-80 exit. Turn right at light onto PA Rt. 940 and follow west for 3 miles. Go south on PA Rt. 534 and follow O'-signs. Along PA Rt 534 Between I80 and Rt 903
Sun Sep 08, 2019    Hickory Run Sand Spring    W  Y  O  Br  G  R  Bl 
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Directions: Take Northeast Extension of PA Turnpike to I-80 exit. Turn right at light onto PA Rt. 940 and follow west for 3 miles. Go south on PA Rt. 534 and follow O'-signs. Along PA Rt 534 Between I80 and Rt 903
Sun Sep 15, 2019    Fort Washington    W  Y  O  Br  G  R 
Event has EPunching
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Directions: From Exit 26 of the PA Turnpike follow PA Rt. 309 south to Rt. 73. Take a right onto Rt. 73 and follow it north and west and watch for O'-signs.
Sun Sep 22, 2019    Star Village    W  Y  O  Br  G  R  Bl 
Event has EPunching
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Course Setter: Glen Tryson
Directions: Use the Bethlehem Rte 412 exit from I78. Take Silvex road (between the Wendy's and the Turkey Hill) to College Ave. Bear left onto College and go to the end. Turn right on South Mountain Drive. Bear left at the next two triangles, South Mountain Park will be on the left.
Sun Sep 29, 2019    White Clay Creek    W  Y  O  Br  G  R  Bl 
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Directions: From PA Rt 1 take PA Rt 896 south toward Newark, DE and watch for O'-signs, or from I-95 take DE 896 North to park.
Sun Oct 06, 2019    Hay Creek / Birdsboro Preserve    W  Y  O  Br  G  R  Bl 
Event has EPunching
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Directions: Kulptown Fire Company: 1082 Chestnut St (Route 345), Douglassville, PA 19518. From Rt 422 to Rt 345 South From Rt 23 to Rt 345 North.
Sun Oct 13, 2019    Brandywine Creek State Park    W  Y  O  Br  G  R 
Event has EPunching
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Directions: East side: turn west on Eden Road near the Wawa on US 202 about a mile south of 92 and follow O signs. West side park office: take 92 West off of US 202 to park entrance. Follow O signs
Sat Oct 19, 2019    Myrick Center (BVA)    Night-O 
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Directions: From Rt. 202 take Paoli Pike exit west to West Chester, left onto High St. then three blocks to a right on W. Miner St. W. Miner St. becomes Rt. 842. Follow Rt. 842 west for about 6 miles to Brandywine Valley Association Myrick Center.
Sun Oct 20, 2019    Quail Hill Scout Camp    W  Y  O  Br  G  R 
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Bob Burg  
Course Setter: Bob Burg
Notes: NJ Scout Orienteering Championships
Directions: From N & W: NJ Turnpike Exit 8 to Rt 33 East for 5 mi. Rt 527Alt North/Iron Ore Rd. From E: Garden St Pkwy Exit 100A to Rt 33 W for 16 mi. to Rt 527Alt/Iron Ore Rd. Then North 1/4 mile on 527Alt to Quail Hill sign, turn right onto Le Valley Rd into camp.
Sat Oct 26, 2019    Tyler State Park    W  Y  O  Br  G  R 
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Bob Burg  
Course Setter: Bob Burg
Notes: NJ Navy Jr ROTC Championships
Directions: North on I 95 to the intersection with I 295. Follow I 295 East and exit at exit 8 and go west on PA 332. Go straight 4.7 miles, and in that stretch 332 becomes Route 413. Where Rt 413 makes a sharp right turn, you will instead be turning left at that light into the main Park entrance. Watch for O-signs. Parking and registration will be in the Upper Plantation Picnic Grove.
Sat Nov 02, 2019    French Creek State Park Central    W  Y  O  Br  G  R 
Event has EPunching
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Directions: Follow PA Rt.23 to Rt.345, take Rt.345 north and watch for O'-signs.
Sun Nov 03, 2019    French Creek State Park North    W  Y  O  Br  G  R  Bl 
Event has EPunching
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Directions: Follow Rt. 23 to PA Rt. 345, take Rt. 345 north and watch for O'-signs
Sun Nov 10, 2019    Fair Hill - Strawbridge Fields    W  Y  O  Br  G  R  Bl 
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Directions: Take Appleton Road North from Maryland 273, or from PA 896 take Appleton Road South. Look for Orienteering signs.
Sun Dec 08, 2019    Four Mile Circle, Brendon Byrne State Forest    W  Y  O  Br  G  R  Bl 
Event has EPunching
Event Director: Bob Burg  
Course Setter: Bob Burg
Directions: NJ Rt 70 East of Medford NJ to Four MIle Circle, the junction of NJ 70 and 72. Follow Orienteering signs from there.