Organizer: Kara Turner (Event Director)

South Shore Orienteers is hosting a virtual orienteering sprint of Mahone Bay, NS. This will be a for-fun, at-home event to practise your navigation skills during these COVID-19 times. The event is open to everyone, everywhere — no need to be a club member or Nova Scotia resident. The map and details will up for a week (Wednesday to Wednesday) so there's plenty of time for you to give it a try!

For this event you will require access to Streetview in Google Maps, be able to download and read a PDF file, and fill in a Google Form. Note: an email address will be required on the form.

Step 1: Download the event map PDF file. Mahone Bay Virtual O 2020.PDF I recommend you print this out!

Step 2: This link will take you to the start in Google Maps, at the corner of Maple St and Fairmont St in Mahone Bay.

Step 3: Open and fill out the quiz at Use the O-map and Streetview to find the answers to the question for each control.

Results will be posted on Wednesday evening.

Some of Mahone Bay's famous scarecrows were out around Mahone Bay when the Google Streetview car drove through the town so have some fun exploring Main St when you're finished!

:) Enjoy!



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