19th April – Middle Earth Middle/Long Distance

WHAKAREWAREWA FOREST, ROTORUA

Providing an opportunity to get out of the Auckland region to experience some more of the North Island’s wonderful orienteering and to experience New Zealand’s tourism capital, the Middle Earth events provide quality orienteering amongst a social atmosphere.

This event will be a middle/long distance course which means there will be estimated 40-60 minute winning times.

TERRAIN

Pine plantations and beautiful open Redwoods Forest, interspersed with patches of native bush and thermal areas, in Rotorua’s famous Whakarewarewa Forest.

PRIOR USE

New more detailed map of area, part of which has been used for club rogaines in the past.

LOCATION

Bordering central Rotorua, 10 minutes drive maximum from Rotorua CBD.

Event parking will be signposted from Tarawera Road.

Click on the image to go to the interactive Oceania/WMOC Google Map or all locations

TIMING

First starts from 9am.

GENERAL INFORMATION

Head to the Information page for general information on the events.

MAP SAMPLES

Redwoods map sample 2  Redwoods map sample 1