Family of sports that requires navigational skills using a map and compass to navigate from point to point in diverse and usually unfamiliar terrain. Participants are given a map, usually a specially prepared orienteering map, which they use to find control points.

Activity type:


How to get involved:

Contact local orienteering club, to find a club visit www.britishorienteering.org.uk

Equipment needed:

Map and compass

Average cost:

Under 5

National Governing Body:

British Orienteering Federation

Relevant links:

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