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COVID-19 Pandemic Response: GAOC is implementing special rules for event participants to maintain the health and safety of all participants and volunteers and to comply with state and local laws and park regulations. By entering in, volunteering at, and/or attending a GAOC event you are agreeing to abide by the rules posted on the GAOC COVID-19 Pandemic Rules page.

Welcome to the Georgia Orienteering Club (GAOC)! GAOC hosts a variety of Orienteering meets and special events in the state of Georgia.  Founded in 1976, GAOC is a non-profit and a member of the United States Orienteering Federation.

All events are open to members and the public for a nominal fee. Preregistration and prepayment are required; registration opens at 9:00pm on the Monday before each event. To find an event close to you, check out the Schedule under Local Events. For information on what to expect at a GAOC meet and an introduction to orienteering, see the GAOC Beginner's Guide. For meets with Electronic Punching, see Epunching Instructions.

Please use our RouteGadget link to share your route after the event. (See the RG2 wiki User Guide and RG2 user videos for further assistance.)

 

Notices
ATTENTION! In order to participate in any GAOC event, all youths under the age of 18 MUST present a Waiver of Liability that has been signed by their own Parent or Legal Guardian. It is NOT sufficient that the Waiver of Liability be signed by any other adult such as a coach, teacher or chaperone.
Online Annual Membership and Waiver of Liability
(Annual Waivers on paper forms will not be accepted)
NO WAIVER, NO PARTICIPATION! NO EXCEPTIONS!
COVID-19 Pandemic Response
GAOC is implementing special rules for event participants to maintain the health and safety of all participants and volunteers and to comply with state and local laws and park regulations. By entering in, volunteering at, and/or attending a GAOC event you are agreeing to abide by the rules posted on the GAOC COVID-19 Pandemic Rules page.
EMBARGO! The sanctioning process in under way for the 2023 O-Fest and SEIS at F D Roosevelt State Park. F D Roosevelt State Park is embargoed effective immediately.
COK Goat
GAOC is hosting the southeast region's Bubba Goat on Sunday, December 18, 2022, at Chattahoochee Bend State Park.

 

Date Upcoming Orienteering Events
Oct 2
Sun
Don Carter State Park - North
Preregistration and prepayment are required.
Register List Participants by Course List Participants by Start
Sam Smith 770-463-2133
Oct 15
Sat
VOC Local Meet
Oak Mountain State Park
Oct 16
Sun
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Pflueger Trails
Andi Berger 770-314-5460
Oct 22
Sat
Mistletoe State Park
Bill Cheatum 706-247-5031
Oct 29
Sat
Night-O at Dauset Trails
Rick Shane 770-820-5361
Nov 6
Sun
Sweetwater Creek State Park - East
Fred Zendt 678-640-5828
see full fall schedule...

 

Date Recent News and Events
9/25/22

McIntosh Reserve results are posted. Don't forget to draw your route on RouteGadget.

9/18/22

Sweetwater Creek State Park results are posted.

9/12/22

Hard Labor Creek State Park results are posted.

9/5/22

Red Top Mountain State Park results are posted.

 

SI-Card8, SI-Card9, SI-Card10, and SI Active Card e-punch chips are available for order with volunteer coupons or payment on our GAOC merchandise page.

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Georgia Navigator Cup t-shirts, GAOC club jerseys, and SI Active Card e-sticks are available for order with volunteer coupons or payment at the GAOC Merchandise page.

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GAOC Club neck gaiters are available for order with volunteer coupons or payment on our GAOC merchandise page.

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