Kainuu Orienteering Week - an immersive orienteering and holiday week in Kainuu at Joutenlampi, Kajaani
Orienteer through stunning terrains and breathtaking landscapes using top-class orienteering maps during the upcoming summer's Kainuu Orienteering Week at Joutenlampi, Kajaani, from June 30 to July 5, 2024. Both recreational orienteers and elite orienteers can enjoy the diverse terrains of Joutenlampi's pine forest and moor-terrain areas simultaneously. The rest days can be spent orienteering or exploring the extensive program offerings in Kainuu and Kajaani.
The starting locations and distances to the starting points for different categories are now published
The starting locations and distances to the starting points for different categories of the Kainuu Orienteering Week are now published on our website
A new addition is the Family-RR category in open courses (recreational orienteering), which will start directly from the start number 4 this year. The route signage for the Family-RR category starts from the start number 4 and it uses the same route signage as the H/D8RR competition category.
Arriving in Finland and to the Kainuu Orienteering Week 2024 – Take note of these tips
Arriving in Kajaani for the Kainuu Orienteering Week 2024 is seamless. The easiest way to reach Finland is by flying, but convenient ferry connections are also available. If you prefer, you can rent a car at airports or harbors. You can arrive in Kajaani by flying (from Helsinki), train, bus/coach, or car. Once in Kajaani, you can make use of public transportation. The event bus will take you conveniently from the center of Kajaani and the KRV event village to the Joutenlampi competition center and back during each of the four races.
For more detailed tips on arriving in Finland and Kajaani, check out this article.
Kainuu Orienteering Week office has moved to new premises!
The competition and accommodation office of Kainuu Orienteering Week now serves at a new address.