Gougane Barra

Date Sunday, 02/04/2023
Venue Gougane Barra
Address Curraheen East, County Cork, Co.Cork
Event Format Other
Club Website Cork Orienteering Club
Start Times 11:00 - 13:00
Contact corko@orienteering.ie
Latitude/Longitude 51.832, -9.342
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Pricing

Adults: €7 / person
Children: €5 / child
Student: €5 / student
Unwaged: €5 / person
OAP: €5 / person
Family Discount: €15 (Maximum of 2 Adults and no more than 5 family members / family)

Summary Pleasant runnable forest with paths and roads
Notes
The next CorkO event will take place this Sunday April 2nd in Gougane Barra forest park.

This will be a family friendly orienteering event designed for summer league orienteers who want to practice ahead of our 2023 summer league kicking off in May.

Beginners are welcome, there will be coaches available on the day to help you practice your orienteering skills.
 
COURSE INFORMATION
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Yellow 1.5km
Orange 2.8km
Light Green 4.5km
Blue 6.5km
 
All courses are within the forest park. Some paths on the longer courses are very steep. The yellow course is suitable for buggies. All courses require crossing the internal forest roads.
 
START TIMES
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11am to 1pm
 
Courses close and control collection will commence at 1:45pm
 
We have asked Coillte to open the entry barrier for the forest between 10.30 and 11.30 but we recommend that all motorists bring €5 in coins in case this can’t be facilitated.

Hope you can join us.
Difficulty rating 5/10 Paths through mostly runnable forest with some rough parts
PreEntry

Enter online on orienteering.ie

Entries open on 27/03/2023 @ 11:00 AM
Entries End 30/03/2023 @ 11:00 AM

Results from previous events held near here

25/03/2007 Gougane Barra
14/10/2007 Gougane Barra
13/09/2009 Gougane Barra
12/09/2010 Gougane Barra
20/03/2011 Gougane Barra
23/03/2011 Gougane Barra
24/05/2015 Gougane Barra Forest Park
19/06/2016 Gougane Barra Forest Park
02/07/2017 Gougane Barra Forest Park
15/07/2018 Gougane Barra Forest Park
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