Courses for the fourth and final event in the WCOC/HVO Winter Training Series are now open. Controls are in the woods, and the maps can be downloaded here:
Course notes are reprinted below. If you’re not familiar with the series, a description can be found at https://www.wcocorienteering.org/events
WCOC/HVO Winter Series
Hemlock Hills, Ridgefield, CT
Course Setters: Rick and Susan DeWitt
The start is in a small parking area on the south side of the intersection of Ned’s Mountain Road and Bogus Road, Ridgefield, CT.
Google link to start: https://goo.gl/maps/7s27wSW8Ewu
Note: There are a LOT of new trails in the area, and some old trails have had reroutes. We GPS’ed in new trails where we saw them, especially near control locations. But keep in mind that these new trails, as shown on the map, may be only approximate.
Red 5.1 km, 170 meters climb, 14 controls, 1:10,000 scale
Green: 4.0 km, 75 meters climb, 8 controls, 1:10,000 scale
Brown: 3.1 km, 50 meters climb, 7 controls, 1:7,500 scale