Cardinal Directions: Orienteering Treasure Hunt


Hello Explorer! Welcome to this Orienteering Event. At each control checkpoint you will find a new map with a compass oriented on it. Cut out the ruler and use it with each map to determine the location of our next control checkpoint. Good luck and see you at the finish line!


Ready-to-go, orienteering-themed, 9-part treasure hunt designed for ages 6 to 12, with orienteering puzzles leading to the location of the next clue. Easy to set up in under 10 minutes, with instructions for where to hide each clue clearly laid out. This treasure hunt is a great way to practice following directions to solve a problem, using cardinal directions to navigate, and measuring distances. Requires reading or reading assistance, and scissors, to complete.

Purchase includes an instantly downloadable 13-page PDF in color, and a primer on cardinal directions “North”, “South”, “East” and “West”.

To use this treasure hunt you will need a printer, nine pieces of printer paper, and the following hiding locations around your yard or an outdoor common area:

  • Shoes
  • Flowers
  • Rocks
  • Garden Hose
  • Tree
  • Faucet
  • Fence
  • Window
  • Bush



There are no reviews yet.

Only logged in customers who have purchased this product may leave a review.

You may also like…