Nearest town: Banchory
- Grid Ref: NO703950
- Postcode: AB31 6LH
- Lat/Lon: 57.042598,-2.483768
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Pre Event Info
Start and Finish close together 300m away.
Long Course: 4.7km, 145m climb, 12 controls
Short Course: 2.9km, 100m, climb, 10 controls
Bring a spare torch/battery and wrap up warm or waterproof as appropriate.
Check here and on the DNC website for updates to locations and snow reports etc. before travelling.
If you’re not yet TD5 (Green) standard then please find someone who is to run with the first couple of times so you can pick up tips on Night O navigation strategy.
Directions / Parking
Falls of Feugh public car park, Banchory (AB31 6LH)
Registration & Start Times
Registration from 17.45 to 19.00
Maps available from 18.06 (sunset!)
Courses close at 20.00
Seniors £5, Juniors £2.50
Safety and Risk
A comprehensive risk assessment will have been carried out by the organiser, but participants take part at their own risk and are responsible for their own safety during the event.
Participants in orienteering should be aware of the risk of tick bites - more information here.
SPORTident timing will be used
Please note that a lost hire SI-Card will be charged for at a rate of £30, unless the Club Commitee agrees that there are special circumstances.
When entering our events your name may appear in the results section of this website or in newspaper reports.