Books for Teaching Orienteering
Orienteering: A Way of Learning Outdoor Navigation by Peter Wilson.
An excellent background book describing the overall concepts of the sport along with
many teaching ideas. A must read book before using the teaching
books listed below. $25.00.
Orienteering Instructor's Manual by Gilchrist and Lee.
Excellent book with a series of detailed, sequential lesson plans to initiate an
Orienteering program. $25.00
Teaching Orienteering, 2nd edition by McNeill,
Cory-Wright and Renfrew.
excellent resource with many activities for all ages. many full-color
maps and illustrations. Best suited for instructors looking to enhance
ideas and concepts presented in the books mentioned above. or those
with a well-established program.
General Books about Orienteering
Orienteering: Skills of the Game, Carol McNeill. $20.50
The Sport of Navigating with Map and Compass, Steven Boga.
Good general book about the sport of orienteering. $17.95.
Orienteering, Tom Renfrew. $14.95
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Gang-O-Kids, Hazel Edwards.
An Orienteering Story Book for Children. $9.00.
Suunto Classroom Compass kit: This
class instructional kit features 30 A-10 compasses, and a large
instructional mock compass, suitable for overhead projector use. And it
all stores neatly and securely in an attractive and durable plastic
case, with a shockproof foam plastic bed.
We are a dealer for Suunto compasses.
(In orders of 6 or more only please)
one of these 10 punches at each orienteering station to mark scorecards
for evidence that each station was accurately located. Each of the
plastic punches features a different design for distinction.
Suunto® make: Styles A and B available.
$39.00 per box of 10.
European make: Sets A, B and C available.
$47.00 per box of 10 with strings.
Orienteering Control Flags
Orienteering Control Flags - used as markers at control sites. Larger
flags are best used in wooded environments. Smaller flags are ideal for
open areas like school grounds.
Larger flags 12" (30 cm.) per panel. $7.50 each.
Smaller flags - 6" (15 cm.) per panel. $6.95 each.
We can make custom trail markers for your trail system. Almost any
color, shape or size is available. Text can be customized for your
Orienteering Unlimited can produ