Autumn/Winter 19/20GanavanSun 29 September, 2019

Local level event

Explanation of Event levels

Local events are usually low key and in the 'localised' area, ideal for newcomers to try the sport and Activities are non competitive events used for training and coaching, aimed at members of the club, but they can attract people from neighbouring clubs, and are often ideal for newcomers to try the sport. Regional events attract participants from around the local Region, National events are high quality competitions that will attract people from far away, Major events are Major Events such as a British Championships.

Last updated: Tue 03 September, 2019

The second of the Autumn/Winter series of local events with coaching.

Location Info

Near: Oban
Lat,Lng: 56.43668,-5.46943
Postcode: PA34 5TB

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Directions / Parking

Follow the coastal road from Oban to Ganavan Sands. There is a large car park.

Map / Terrain

Map Details are here

Registration and Start times

Registration opens at 10.30. Start times from 11.00 to 12.00. Courses close at 1.30.

Course Information

There will be three courses - Yellow for the very young or those with no previous experience; Orange for those with a little more experience; and Green for fully experienced orienteers.

There will also be training opportunities for adult beginners and juniors.

Entry Details

Entry on the day, but please email in advance to book your map(s)

Entry fees:

Juniors (under 21) - £3

Seniors - £5 (members); £6 non members)

Dog restrictions

Well behaved dogs are welcome.


There are toilets at Ganavan and usually coffee/takeaway food van.

Contacts / Officials

Organiser, Ross Lilley ()

Other Events part of the Autumn/Winter 19/20

Sun 15 Sep Dunstaffnage

Sun 20 Oct Barcaldine

Sun 27 Oct Fearnoch

Sat 16 Nov Kerrera

Sun 24 Nov Dunollie