Jones State Forest – 2020

Race day registrations are limited to maps on hand.  Maps are printed based on online registration numbers.


Saturday, 22 Feb 2020
8:30 am Registration Opens
9:20 am Beginner Orienteering Class
10:00 am Mass Start for Score O
11:30 pm Awards Ceremony (tentative)


Type – Score O
Course Available
– Individual  (Find as many controls as you can for points)
Course Time limit – 1 hour
Punching – All -E-Punch
Map – 1:10,000, 2.5m contour interval
Terrain – A moderately dense network of trails and forest roads in forested terrain with slight elevation.  The woods vary from being very dense to quite open.  Water pools significantly in this terrain so a change of shoes and socks is recommended.
Location – WG Jones State Forest, Conroe, TX
Directions – Parking:  NW corner of Jones State Forest
AwardsIndividual by gender & Age.  Teams by group (top scores from each group)


  Online Online   At Event At Event
  Member Non Member   Member Non Member
Epunch Renter $13  $15   $18 $20
Epunch Owner  $ 8  $10   $13 $15



CLOSES:  FEBRUARY 20, 2020 – 8:00 PM!


We use an online registration system for our entries.  (Tutorials below)



  • Do not make payment without registering first
  • Pay online with Credit Card or PayPal account
  • Pay at event: (make checks payable to “Houston Orienteering Club”)
  • Credit Card “not” accepted at event


Every participant must have a completed waiver prior to competing.  If the participant is under 18, the waiver must be signed by their parent or legal guardian. 

  • Have all waivers completed and signed
  • Scan all waivers into a single PDF and upload the file to Jones Forest Waivers
  • Under Drive click on + New then select File/Folder upload
  • Waivers can be email the registrar at the contact form below.

Issues or Questions? Fill out our contact form and we’ll help you.

Groups of 4 or more will be asked to leave a driver’s license with the Registrar as a deposit for the rented E-punches
“E-punch (Si Card)” Rented and not returned: Replacement fee $30