Orienteering East Bradford

March 9, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm America/New York Timezone
Harmony Hill Nature Area
1200 Skelp Level Road

Where: Harmony Hill Nature Area (meet at the 1200 Skelp Level Road Parking Lot, Downingtown, PA 19335).

Who: Anyone – all ages

Cost: Free (donations to Delaware Valley Orienteering Association encouraged)
You must pre-register by Thursday, March 7th.

What to know: East Bradford Township hosts the Delaware Valley Orienteering Association as we welcome you to the adventure of orienteering! This event will be approximately two hours in duration and will consist of an introduction to orienteering followed by a beginner’s level outdoor course set up especially for participants at the beautiful and dynamic Harmony Hill Nature Area! Please arrive promptly by 10:00 am. Orienteering is an outdoor navigation sport where the objective is to complete an outdoor course in point-to-point order. Participants use a map and compass to find check points along the mapped course. It is truly a ‘thinking’ sport for all ages; beginners are encouraged at this introductory event where instruction will be provided. Orienteering is a great outdoor family event, too! Registration and participation are free! To register, please send an email to Rich Phifer at rphifer@eastbradford.org with your name and the number of participants in your party. Please specify that you plan to attend the March 9th event and copy Mary Frank at orienteer7@aol.com. For additional information on orienteering please visit www.dvoa.org.

What to bring/wear: Comfortable walking/hiking shoes for natural terrain; outdoor-appropriate attire; and water for drinking. All navigation tools (i.e. maps and compasses) will be provided to participants.

Contact:      Rich Phifer
Director of Property & Recreation
666 Copeland School Road
West Chester, PA 19380

610-436-5108 ext. 108

East Bradford