Orienteering discipline adapted to snowy terrain. As in MTB orienteering, travel can only be carried out on the paths indicated on the map.
Specific maps are used for Ski Orienteering, designed according to an international specification defined by the IOF:
- ISSkiOM: International Specification for Ski Orienteering Maps. Current version: 2019 (November 2019)
The course setting for Ski Orienteering competitions must follow a set of principles adapted to the specific characteristics of the discipline, defined by the IOF Ski Orienteering Committee.