Texas Junior Orienteering Camp (TJOC)

June 6 – June 11, 2021
Sid Richardson Scout Ranch
Bridgeport, TX

Are you a young orienteer between the ages of 13-19?
Are you ready to take your orienteering skills to the next level?
If so, apply to come to Texas Junior Orienteering Camp (TJOC) this summer!

What is TJOC?

TJOC 2021 is a 6-day residence orienteering camp for the BEST 13-19 year-old junior orienteers in the U.S. Texas provides unique terrain and a training experience that will significantly improve orienteering skills. One of the longest-running and premier orienteering camps in the U.S., TJOC is a joint effort between North Texas Orienteering Association (NTOA) and Boy Scouts of America (BSA) Longhorn Council. We’ve enhanced the skills of some of the best junior orienteers across the country for nearly 20 years. 

Who can participate?

TJOC is for any junior orienteer (ages 13-19 years) in excellent health and physical condition. Training is available at the Fast Start (Yellow), Intermediate (Orange), and Advanced (Green) levels. Any club, school, JROTC team or individual orienteerer is welcome and encouraged to attend. 


Date: Sunday June 6 – Friday June 11, 2021 

Location: Sid Richardson Scout Ranch (SR2 ) (Lakeview Lodge) near Bridgeport, TX, about 90 minutes from DFW Airport. (See map below.) 

Cost: $275 per orienteer and $100 per adult coach/chaperone. The camp fee includes lodging, meals, training materials and maps, orienteering coaching, and other adventure training activities. Scholarships may be available to those with identified needs. 

Want to participate?

Download the TJOC 2021 flyer below and pass it along to your team coach (or parent, if you’re not with a team). For more info, email TJOC Camp Director LCDR Ron Hojnowski.

Key documents

Please download and share with your orienteering teammates and friends!

TJOC 2021 Flyer 

TJOC 2021 Junior Orienteer Application

TJOC 2021 Staff Application