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Scale1:15,000
Map standardISOM2017
Events on map5

Notes

1:15000 - 5m Contours

PRODUCTION AND REVISIONS:

  • Created in 2021/2022 by David Bakker in OOMapper 0.9.5. Red-drafted the sprint map to ISOM2017-2 in 2021. Fieldwork on expansion in early 2022. Uses 2018 LiDAR BC Open Data as primary basemap. Potential to expand map significantly further.
  • Older Sprint Map Version (Not Maintained): Base map from Regional District of Central Okanagan 2014 2m Contours, produced in April 2019 (small expansion in August 2019) by David Bakker using Open Orienteering Mapper 0.8.3

DATA AGREEMENTS:

LAND OWNERS:

Crown provincial land. Within the Central Okanagan Regional District. Not a numbered Rec. Site, outside of the District of Lake Country, outside of City of Kelowna.

MAJOR EVENTS:

Okanagan Adventure Running Tournament II (2019) - Sprint Map Version

SAFETY BEARING:

Safety Bearing: West to Postill Lake Forest Service Road

CELL PHONE COVERAGE:

  • Telus/Koodoo/Public Mobile/Bell/Virgin - Excellent (entire map multiple bars)
  • Rogers - Not Tested

UNIQUE SAFETY CONCERNS:

  • Large Cliffs & Canyon above Mill Creek (the creek on the southern edge of the map).
  • Wildlife (possible habitat for bears and Rattlesnakes - although neither have been observed on the map).
  • Motorized Off-Road Vehicles
  • Unofficial, Unmonitored Shooting Range about 1km to the North-East above the mapped area (which shoots away from the map area into the hillside).

EMERGENCY INFORMATION:

  • Nearest Hospital: Kelowna General Hospital (~30 minutes)
  • Central Okanagan Search And Rescue: Call 911
  • RCMP: Call 911

START/PARKING CO-ORDINATES:

  • Lowest Part of Postill Lake Road on the map: 49.987755, -119.353115
PICTURE TAKEN BY SAGE ON MAP:


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Events on this map

Series Date
Lower Postill (OK) Sep 15, 2019
Postill - Get Outside Training (OK) Apr 16, 2020
Lower Postill (OK) Sep 5, 2021
Lower Postill (OK) Apr 24, 2022
Lower Postill -- CANCELLED (OK) Nov 6, 2022

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