Orienteering Association of Nova Scotia

Park Trail

Apple Blossom Event

Type: TBA
Date:Sat May 24
Registration:11:00 am
Start Time:12:00 pm
Where: Lumsden Dam
Fees: Standard OANS
Contact:Jim Blanchard, jlblanc@eastlink.ca
Description:Apple Blossom Meet

Location: Lumsden Dam: Map 1:10,000
Date: Saturday 24 May, 2008

Registration: On site 11:00 to 12:00 pm
Start: 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Type: Classic Point-to-Point Event
Courses: Novice, Intermediate, Advanced

Map: 1:10,000 scale, 5 metre contour 5 colour map originally used for the Eastern Canadian Championships 1994
Summary: Hilly terrain with dense woods combined with open fields and areas of very runnable woods.
Entry Fees: The following are the fees for Nova Scotia Orienteering Series (NSOS) Events in 2008.

OANS Non-members
Senior: (age 21 and above) $8 $12
Junior: (age 20 and under) $5 $8
Family: $10 max
Group: $5 per person per map

Directions: Coming from Halifax take Exit 11 at Greenwich and turn left off the ramp. Follow this road South up past the Horton High School sign and at the stop sign turn right. Follow until the next stop which will be beside Long’s Mill, on your right. Across from you will be a church. Turn left and follow approximately 2 km at which time you will see a steep right with the road you are presently on, going straight ahead. Turn right down the hill and over the canal of the Gaspereau River. You will quickly come to a stop sign. Turn right and follow for approximately 4.5 km and Lumsden Dam will be on your right. Turn right to go over the dam and the parking lot will be on your left just after crossing the dam.

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