Assiniboine Park Permanent Orienteering Course - Winnipeg MB
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Peter and Gloria
N 49° 52.126 W 097° 13.551
14U E 627490 N 5525549
Quick Description: This Permanent Orienteering Course begins in the Southeast Picnic Area parking lot near the formal gardens in Assiniboine Park.
Location: Manitoba, Canada
Date Posted: 3/10/2010 3:16:53 PM
Waymark Code: WM8C73
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member CA Boilermaker
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Long Description:
This is one of three Permanent Orienteering Courses that the Manitoba Orienteering Association maintains in Winnipeg.
Assiniboine Park is one of Winnipeg's finest attractions and home to the Assiniboine Park Zoo and Assiniboine Park Conservatory. Millions visit this premier green-space each year.
Map: (visit link)
Control Card: (visit link)

Maps & Control Cards are also available at the Zoo Gift Shop.

Note: The start post, along with controls 2,8,and 13 have been removed. The recommended start location is in the Southeast Picnic Area parking lot. As of June 2014, control number 7 was in location but not standing up.
Difficulty level: easy?

Course length: appox. 5 1/2 km

Course Climb: Basically Flat

Maintained by: Manitoba Orienteering Association

Web link: [Web Link]

Public/Private: Open to public

Visit Instructions:
Post a photo of yourself at one of the permanent markers, and tell of any adventures you may have had.
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