Park & Recreation Advisory Board

Orienteering Event

Sunday, February 16, 2014

90-Minute Score-O Nerstrand Big Woods State Park Sunday February 16th 90 minute Score-O on foot, skis or snowshoes, through the picturesque woods of Nerstrand Big Woods State Park! Meet at park visitor’s center for day-of-event registration/check-in and start/finish. Schedule: 11:00 –Reregistration/Check-in 11:45 – Pre-race meeting/map distribution 12:00 – Mass start 1:30 – Course closed Day of event fees - $10 for non-members; $7 for members; $6 for junior members. Early registration saves $2 per entry! Register at, early registration closes 11pm Friday February 14, 2013 CST. Directions: Nerstrand Woods State Park is located just west of Nerstrand, MN, or about 10 miles south of Northfield. Take Highway 3 or Highway 19 into Northfield. Follow State Hwy 3 to the south side of Northfield, then follow the signs to get on State Hwy 246. Go south on 246; you will turn east and then south again. You will reach an intersection where 246 turns east again going towards Nerstrand; instead, go west 2 miles to the park. Watch for the O-Meet signs! Note: There is an entrance fee for vehicles entering the park. For more details and a complete schedule of MNOC events for 2014, visit See attachment.

Start Time

12:00 PM

End Time

1:30 PM


Nerstrand Woods

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