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North Point Park 

Starts: Thursday, April 21, 2016 6:00 PM
Registration:  Pre-registration is optional, but requested (so we know how many maps to print) by Thursday, April 21, 2016 6:00 PM
Start Type: Interval (runners start at 1 minute intervals)
Map: North Point Park
Organizer: Patrick McNeal

The 2016 Boston Park Series is here!

Please register online, to guarantee a printed map (that makes it so much easier on the organizers!). Maps are digitally offset printed, and control descriptions are provided separately (true ISSOM sprint training!).

Season pass: $60 (Covers all Park Series races, plus summer and fall CSU events)
Junior season pass: $36
Adults: $10/race
Juniors: $6/race

Starts are at 6:00pm. Most of the races are interval start, but check the website for the specific race, as sometimes there are mass starts or relays. Courses close strictly at 7:00, please return to the start by then even if you have not finished your course.

E-punching will be used. Rental punches are available (free with entry).
Splits will be available at

Beginner instruction is always available; groups are welcome.

Event Details
North Point Park is an ISSOM map (updated 2016) by Edward Despard, on the north shore of the Charles River in Boston. Parking is available underneath the highway, there may also be some on-street parking nearby. The map is typical open parkland with out-of-bounds gardens, some canals, and man-made features.

This event is part of the 2016 Boston Park Series

Splits for long course
Splits for short course


Beginner1600m0m13 20
Park-O3000m0m25 1121

Start Location  

Available Maps:

Mapquest Topozone Google Maps

8 Education St Cambridge, MA 02141
Parking on the left, registration on the right.

Orienteering Map

North Point Park

Scale: 1:4'000
Contours: 2.5

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