Weekend Events

Beginners are welcome at all these events, have a look at our FAQ.


Sun 8 Mar: Cleveragh Regional Park & Cairns Wood Sligo Non-league / ‘Come-and-try-it’ Event/
Sun 8 Mar: Oughaval, Laois Leinster League/No. 9
Sun 8 Mar: Knockreer Estate Kerry Kingdom League / ‘Come-and-try-it’ Event/No. 7
Sun 8 Mar: Duke’s Wood (Southwest) Cork Cork Spring League / Family Day/No. 2





Sun 8 Mar, Cleveragh Regional Park & Cairns Wood
Venue: Cleveragh Regional Park & Cairns Wood, Cleveragh, Sligo
Club: SligO
Event: Non-league / ‘Come-and-try-it’ Event/
Start Times: 11:00-12:30
Contact 086 3950582 /
Lovely course in Sligo town opposite the Sligo Sports Complex.
Two courses – 1 for beginners & 1 for advanced
€5 per person or €15 for family
Sun 8 Mar, Oughaval
Venue: Oughaval, Stradbally, Laois
Club: CNOC
Event: Leinster League/No. 9
Start Times: 11:00-13:00
Grid Ref.: S 585 951
Follow Signs From: N80 Port Laoise/Carlow Road
Contact 045 867183 /
Brown: 8.1 km 270m climb
Blue: 6.5 km 180m climb
Green: 4.3 km 150m climb
Light Green: 3.0 km 100m climb
Red: 4.1 km 120m climb
Orange: 2.9 km 110m climb
Yellow: 1.8 km 45m climb.

For those who own their own SI cards, make sure your SI details are up to date on



Sun 8 Mar, Knockreer Estate
Venue: Knockreer Estate, Killarney, Kerry
Club: KerryO
Event: Kingdom League / ‘Come-and-try-it’ Event/No. 7
Start Times: 11:00-13:00
Grid Ref.: V 958 907
Follow Signs From: a.k.a. Town Park; Opposite Killarney Cathedral
Contact 087 7628312 /
Sun 8 Mar, Duke’s Wood (Southwest)
Venue: Duke’s Wood (Southwest), Crookestown, Cork
Club: BOC
Event: Cork Spring League / Family Day/No. 2
Start Times: 10:30-13:00
Grid Ref.: W 474 596
Follow Signs From: Bandon Road; Crookestown
Contact 021 4546194 /

DUKE’S WOOD, on Bandon / Crookstown roadNational Grid Reference W 473 595
Cork Spring League (Round 2) & Family Day
Start Times from 10.30 am to 1 pm for the Winter months
Brown, Blue & Green Courses will involve river crossings
Sections of Yellow & Orange Courses will be taped
Courses Close at 2 pm


Orienteering in Ireland
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