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Maps for orienteering
Development of maps
Development of maps for orienteering competetions is ilustrated some examples of maps from important world events.
When you click to small picture, you can get large picture 600x400 pixels (usually 90-110 kB).
All exaples of maps are from COH
• First maps for orienteering:First map for orienteering was used 31.10.1897, scale 1:30 000, contour interval 20 m, Norway.
The first Norwegian colour map for orienteering was used April 30th 1950, author: Knut Valstad.
• European Championship:
• World Championship:
• Maps for Ski and MTB Orienteering e.t.c.: