WPOC
Western Pennsylvania Orienteering Club

WPOC offers this orienteering event for public attendance during Fall 2020.


Where Date Start Times Courses Cost
Forbes State Forest Ski Area, Warming Hut  THIS EVENT IS CANCELED 3 Oct Mass start at 7:30 pm Night Orienteering - single 120-min score course $5 per person

If you would like to find out more, go to our Web site  www.wpoc.org

Or call Jim Wolfe at 814 255-6606 or e-mail jlwolfe@atlanticbb.net

If you are planning to come to this event, please preregister at http://www.wpoc.org/preregistration.htm  Preregistration does not involve paying any money.   Also, the $5 map cost is waived for kids; so they are free.

Forbes locator map 
Directions to Forbes State Forest Ski Area

From Donegal, exit 91 of PA turnpike:  Left onto Route 31 for 0.3 miles.  Turn left onto Route 711 North; go for 12.8 miles to Ligonier.

From Ligonier:  Take Route 30 east for 7.5 miles.  Turn right onto Laurel Summit Rd.  Go for 2.5 miles to the Ski Area Warming Hut.  Watch for red and white orienteering signs.

From Route 219 east of Jennerstown:  Take Route 30 west for 6.9 miles.  Turn left onto Laurel Summit Rd.   Go for 2.5 miles to the Ski Area Warming Hut.  Watch for red and white orienteering signs


Here is a Google maps link to the  Warming Hut

The GPS coordinates of the warming hut are 40.15667N, 79.14972W  The street address is 1120 Laurel Summit Rd, Boswell, PA