Orientation is: finding yourself lost in the forest, a map and a compass in your hand ...

the outdoors sport ...

It's about of going through a circuit materialzed by beacons, wich the participant must discover by the route of his choice, by using a special map of orientation and possibly a compass.

The Monts de Guéret has a permanent orienteering course at Courtille lake with 4 circuits on it : 

The permanent course of Courtille

4 circuits are proposed around the water of Courtille in Guéret, from the easiest to the most difficult :

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Semi-permanent courses in the forest

Beacons are attached to trees by cables.

Their locations are modified regularly, which allows to renew the proposed circuits.

These courses are located in the Maupuy massif and in the Chabrières forest :

For these 2 circuits the departure is carried out with the antenna of Maupuy (Coordinates GPS: Latitude : 46.15672 | Longitude : 1.83638)

For this tour, the departure is made at the Animal Park " Les Loups de Chabrières ".