June 7, 1.5km up the Fish Lake Road.
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Yukon Orienteering Association

The Yukon Orienteering Association is the sport governing body for orienteering in the Yukon Territory. It is a volunteer based organization that coordinates and administers various programs devoted to the promotion and development of orienteering.

2023 Membership

Information and the online registration for YOA membership. Click here. A $5 annual membership is needed for all YOA events.

May 26, 27, 28, 2023 - Mount Lorne O'Fest

Three B meets, three free clinics, free training event, fun events, full access to Mt Lorne's kitchen (2 stoves, fridge, freezer), covered picnic area with tables, electricity, frisbee golf, bike trails, firepits with firewood, camping, real washrooms and more.

*NEW* CLICK HERE to (optionally) pre-register for all 3 events and camping. Pre-registering helps up ensure we print enough (and not too many) maps. YOA members can show up without pre-registering, we won't turn you away, there will be extra maps. .

Click here for more info. Season passes and Junior Squad memberships cover all three B meets.

What's new in 2023?

We have combined our Croucher Creek, Long Lake, Magnusen, Hidden Lakes and Miles Canyon maps into one super "East Bank" map. This creates some new meet options that used to span two (or more) maps! Thanks to our mapping team and Forest Pearson.

Staying Safe While Orienteering

Every orienteering participant should read the document Staying Safe While Orienteering (PDF).

Bears And YOA Meets

NOTE: There may be bears in any of the map areas where YOA meets are held. YOU must be “bear aware”. To reduce risk, use precautions set out in the booklet How you can STAY SAFE in bear country.

Dogs At YOA Meets

A dog biting incident has prompted the executive to advise orienteers bringing dogs to events to:

  • Leash your dog while in the parking/assembly/start areas;
  • If dogs accompany you on your course, they must be under your immediate control at all times;
  • If there are more incidents or complaints, we may need to take a more stringent approach.
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Special Events

Become A Volunteer

Volunteering is a great way to meet other orienteers and to learn new skills.
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Learn To Orienteer

Orienteering Canada

Yukon's High Performance Program Athletes

The High Performance Program (HPP) is Canada's national athletes who show potential to represent Canada at Junior World Championships and World Championships. Read more about the HPP here.