Monday, February 19, 2018

FOTA ARBORETUM & FOTA RESORT

Note: Saturday’s event is Fota Arboretum. Sunday’s event is Fota Resort (different areas!!)

(1) Saturday 24th February 2017

FOTA ARBORETUM
Special orienteering event for visually impaired people (Hilary Doonan & SC)

(2) Sunday 25th February 2018

FOTA RESORT & FOTA ISLAND ADVENTURE CENTRE, Carrigtwohill
National Grid Reference W 808 718

Follow the signs for "DELIVERIES" (no local orienteering signs will be displayed)

Fota Island Resort is just off the N25 at the Cobh exit, where it intersects with the R624, before you get to Fota Wildlife Park. After the mini roundabout at the slip road of the N25, follow the signs for Cobh, you will pass Bramley Cottage Restaurant on your left. Fota Resort is the next entrance on the right with large cream entrance walls, when you turn in to the gates follow the main driveway up through the trees until they open out. After the painted-on pedestrian crossing there will be a sign pointing to the right for DELIVERIES & the Adventure Centre, you can park in the car park there and walk down to our area.

Registration & Starts & toilets in army tents (you can leave clothing there) at Fota Adventure Centre

Groups requiring 5 or more maps to order their maps at least 3 days in advance
Cork Brass Monkey Winter League & Family Day 
Start Times from 10.30 am to 1 pm
Courses Close at 2 pm

BROWN COURSE                           
7.6 km          140                 27
BLUE COURSE                                
6.0                120                 26 
GREEN COURSE                             
5.0                100                 24 
RED COURSE                                  
3.5                 050                15  
ORANGE COURSE                          
2.8                 040                16    
YELLOW COURSE                           
2.3                 030                11   

Sunday, February 11, 2018

ROCHESTOWN WOODS

Sunday 18th February 2018

ROCHESTOWN WOODS, Rochestown, Cork City

National Grid Reference W 725 686
Groups requiring 5 or more maps to order their maps at least 3 days in advance
Park in Upper Belmont Estate at the top of Clarke's Hill
Cork Brass Monkey Winter League & Family Day
Start Times from 10.30 am to 1 pm
Courses Close at 2 pm

BROWN COURSE                           
6.1 km          260                 18
BLUE COURSE                               
5.3                240                 17 
GREEN COURSE                             
4.8                200                 15 
RED COURSE                                  
4.0                 150                11  
ORANGE COURSE                          
4.2                 140                13    
YELLOW COURSE                           
3.3                 100                10   

Monday, February 5, 2018

CURRAGH WOOD

Sunday 11th February 2018

CURRAGH WOOD, on Midleton / Lisgoold Road
National Grid Reference W 859 765
Groups requiring 5 or more maps to order their maps at least 3 days in advance
Cork Brass Monkey Winter League & Family Day
Start Times from 10.30 am to 1 pm
Courses Close at 2 pm

BROWN COURSE                         
7.0 km          350                 17
BLUE COURSE                               
6.0                300                14
GREEN COURSE                           
5.5                250                12
RED COURSE                                 
5.0                225                10 
ORANGE COURSE                         
4.8                180                13   
YELLOW COURSE                         
3.0               135                10 

Monday, January 29, 2018

DONERAILE WILDLIFE PARK

Sunday 4th February 2018

DONERAILE WILDLIFE PARK, Doneraile Village

National Grid Reference R 603 077
Groups requiring 5 or more maps to order their maps at least 3 days in advance

Cork Brass Monkey Winter League & Family Day

Start Times from 10.30 am to 1 pm
Courses Close at 2 pm

BROWN COURSE                           
8.9 km          100                 17
BLUE COURSE                               

7.8                090                 16 
GREEN COURSE                             

6.4                080                 13 
RED COURSE                                  

5.4                070                14  
ORANGE COURSE                          

3.1                050                10    
YELLOW COURSE                           

2.5                040                08   

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Sunday 28th January 2018

Sunday 28th January 2018

CURRABINNY WOOD, off Ringaskiddy / Carrigaline Road
National Grid Reference W 790 622
Recently GPS mapped by Tony Cotter and with contours taken from a LIDAR Plot
Groups requiring 5 or more maps to order their maps at least 3 days in advance
Cork Brass Monkey Winter League & Family Day
Start Times from 10.30 am to 1 pm
Courses Close at 2 pm

BROWN COURSE                          
6.0 km          280                 28
BLUE COURSE                              
5.0                235                 24
GREEN COURSE                            
4.5                195                 21
RED COURSE                                
3.8                 145                17
ORANGE COURSE                        
3.1                 105                12  
YELLOW COURSE                          
2.2                080                09