WPOC
Western Pennsylvania Orienteering Club

WPOC offers this orienteering event for public attendance during Fall 2017.


Date Location Start Times Courses Cost
21 May North Park, McCandless shelter 11 am to  2 pm Beginner, Novice, Intermediate and Advanced $6 map donation

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


  

From the East:  At turnpike (I-76) exit 39, take Route 8 south (1.3 miles). Turn  right onto Wildwood Rd.  This  will become Ingomar Rd; continue on it for 2.9 miles to the light at Babcock Blvd.  Turn left onto Babcock and take the next left onto Hemlock Dr.  After a short distance turn left onto S. Ridge Dr and make a counterclockwise loop around the pool area.  Just before you get back to Hemlock, the McCandless shelter will be on the right.

From the South (on I-279):  Take McKnight Road (exit 4) and follow McKnight Rd 6.4 miles north to Ingomar Rd.  Bear right at the exit and follow Ingomar Rd about 2.1 miles until it crosses Babcock Blvd.  Turn right onto Babcock and take the next left onto Hemlock Dr.  After a short distance turn left onto S. Ridge Dr and make a counterclockwise loop around the pool area.  Just before you get back to Hemlock, the McCandless shelter will be on the right. 

From the South (on Route 28): Take Route 8 north (exit 5) about 7.4 miles.  Turn left onto Wildwood Rd.  This will become Ingomar Rd; continue on it for 2.9 miles to  the light at Babcock Blvd.  Turn left onto Babcock and take the next left onto Hemlock Dr.  After a short distance turn left onto S. Ridge Dr and make a counterclockwise loop around the pool area.  Just before you get back to Hemlock, the McCandless shelter will be on the right.

From the Northwest:  At turnpike (I-76) exit 28 (or at I-79 exit 78 via Route 228 west), take Route 19 South (7.7 miles) to Ingomar Rd.  (Don’t follow Truck Route 19.)  Turn left and follow Ingomar Rd about 2.7 miles until it crosses Babcock Blvd.  Turn right onto Babcock and take the next left onto Hemlock Dr.  After a short distance turn left onto S. Ridge Dr and make a counterclockwise loop around the pool area.  Just before you get back to Hemlock, the McCandless shelter will be on the right.