Map: Wasaga Beach

Stars WAR


Course Setters Notes, including Race Day Notes:  Now Available

*** Due to poor snow conditions at Mansfield (less than 2 cm of snow), the Stars W.A.R. has been moved to Wasaga Beach.***

Prepare to attack the tracks and hills of Wasaga Beach. The Stars Orienteering Club brings its 5th annual Stars W.A.R. back to Wasaga Beach this year! Stars W.A.R. is a winter adventure race with two discplines: snowshoeing and cross country skiing. Racers will navigate through the woods around the beautiful Wasaga Beach Provincial Park.

Race Types

Three races are offered:

  • Stars W.A.R. Team Adventure Race. Teams of two will race through the Wasaga Beach provincialpark area on skis and snowshoes. Winning times of 2 to 2.5 hours. Course will close after 4 hours.
  • Stars W.A.R. Solo Ski or Snowshoe. Individual Racers will compete in either a snowshoe or ski division to get a flavour of the full adventure race.
  • Try-a-Ski-O. A beginner ski orienteering race is available for those looking for an introduction to ski orienteering.

Race Schedule

8:30-9:15 Registration and Map Distribution

10:00 Race Start

Race Event Center

The race event center will be at the Klondike Sports Park. See the map below for directions.


Registration is now open. Click here for registration.


  Deadline W.A.R. Team W.A.R. Solo Try-a-Ski-O
Early To Dec 31 $95/team $45 $45
Normal Jan 1 to Jan 27 $115/team $55 $55
Late Jan 28 to Feb 7 $135/team $60 $60


  • Stars members receive a $20/team discount for the team race or $10/solo discount. Get your 2013 membership.
  • Juniors (<20 years of age) receive a $30/team discount for the team race or $10/solo discount.
  • Equipment will be available for rental. Please e-mail for equipment rental inquiries.
  • Rental SI cards will be available for an additional $2 / person.


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There is a map to the start below.  Click on the google maps button and then click "directions".  The race event center will be at the Klondike Sports Park. The address is 944 Klondike Park Road, Wasaga Beach, ON.



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