6-hour mini-rogaine, Big Muddy Ranch near Antelope OR
Apr 25 2009
This event will be a 6-hour mini-rogaine: Participants may visit as many control points as possible in any order they wish, but must make it back to the event center start/finish area within the 6 hour time limit. Points will be taken off for each minute over the time limit.
Start time is 10 am, finish time 4 pm on Sat April 25, 2009. [NOTE: This was changed from a previous time of 9am-3pm to allow more time for those driving from Portland the morning of the event.]
Teams must have a minimum of 2 members, maximum of 5.
Electronic punching will be used. Rental punch sticks will be available at meet site.
There will be water on the course and fruit and liquid refreshments at the start/finish.
Some camping at the meet site will be available. Please notify meet director if this is your intention.
Cost is $25 per person. Cash or check only.
Registration will be at the event center from 7am to 9am Saturday morning the 14thth.
While there is no preregistration, notifying the meet director of your intention to attend either by email or phone call will help him with his preparation. (contact info is below)
meet director: Mal Harding
From the Portland area/Portland Airport:
Take the airport road east to I-205, and head south approx 2 miles
to the I-84 east exit for The Dalles.
Stay on I-84 east approx. 90 miles, to the junction with Oregon
route 97 at Biggs Junction (Exit 104). Head south on 97 approx. 55
miles to Shaniko. From Shaniko, take a left onto route 218 south
for 8 miles to the town of Antelope. Continue on Route 218, taking
a hard left just past the Antelope Cafe.
Continue 3.7 miles past Antelope on route 218 (towards Fossil) and
turn right onto Cold Camp Road (gravel). After 3 miles, turn left
onto Muddy road. Go 5-6 miles on Muddy Road, then look for signs
directing you to the rogaine event center site.
From Bend/central Oregon:
If you are coming north on route 97, there's a county road 22 miles
north of Madras that goes straight to Antelope. [Shaniko is another
20 miles ahead on 97 from that point.] Continue using the directions
above from the town of Antelope.
Last pay phone, and cafe are in Antelope.
Last gas is at Shaniko.
Last big stores will be in The Dalles if you're coming from Portland and in Madras if you're coming from Bend.
Malvin Harding 503-705-8422