18th Annual Adventure-O
Time & Location
About the event
**We need volunteers! Can you help? Sign up here.**
For teams of 2, 3 or 4, and solo racers. All abilities are welcome! (field limit: 100 racers)
Don’t know what to expect? Let us walk you through:
- Multiple maps (e.g., orienteering map, USGS map, aerial map)
- Excellent Navigation
- 5-10 miles Running/trekking
- 2-5 miles Canoeing (Boats, paddles, and PFDs provided)
- 20-25 miles Biking on asphalt/gravel roads and single track
- Food and beverages provided after race
- Commemorative race wear and other swag
Don’t have any teammates?
We’ve got you covered. Add your name to our Teammate Finder or find others to form your own team.
On or before May 21: $75/person *
May 22-June 30: $90/person *
July 1-July 10: $100/person *
* Solo racers pay $10 extra
8am Check In
8:30 Pre-race meeting and Map distribution
9:00 Race Start
4:30 Course Close
4:30 BBQ & Social
Be sure to read our Mandatory Gear List. Participants will not be allowed to participate unless they bring this equipment.
Come Clean Leave Clean
The Minnesota Orienteering Club practices a Come Clean Leave Clean policy. This helps us maintain a good relationship with the parks we utilize, sets a good example for other users, and limits the transfer and spread of many of the plants that make our venues less enjoyable.
Meet our Sponsors
Thanks to our sponsors of the 2019 Adventure-O!
It takes a handful of volunteers to make each of our events successful. If you would like to learn more about volunteering, please see our Volunteering page. MNOC would like to thank you for volunteering. We have a limited number of $5 REI gift cards for each meet to give thank you's to volunteers. If you would like one, please ask the race director. Learn more about volunteering.
Race results are usually published within 24 hours of the event. View our Race Results page to see the results.
Race Director: Kendra Stritch
Setter: Kendra Stritch
There is a $30.00 non-refundable deposit when registering for a MNOC Adventure-O event. Teams register by paying the entire team registration fee in full. Teams are not considered registered until full payment is received. Teams may change categories between 2-person, 3-Person and 4-person, as long as there is available space in the event. Teams that have teammates who fall ill or cannot participate due to unforeseen events are expected to find replacement teammates. All teams are subject to the following refund schedule; there are no exceptions. Team name and teammates may be changed up to race-day registration. Contact us to make changes.
- Full refund less non-refundable deposit within 30 days of date of registration, up to 30 days before the race.
- 50% refund less non-refundable deposit, up to 30 days before the race.
- No refunds within 30 days of the race date.
If you have any questions or comments about this event, please feel free to Contact Us.
- Solo Registration$110$1100$0
- 2-Person Team$200$2000$0
- 3-Person Team$300$3000$0
- 4-Person Team$400$4000$0