Upton Country Park Orienteering - Dorset, UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree
N 50° 44.100 W 002° 00.737
30U E 569701 N 5620821
Quick Description: This permanent orienteering course is located in Upton Country Park.
Location: Southern England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 4/12/2010 1:11:27 PM
Waymark Code: WM8K3D
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member Web-ling
Views: 8

Long Description:
The orienteering packs which contain instructions and base maps are available for £1 from the Peacock Tearooms in the park. Also a map is downloadable from The Wessex Orienteering Club who maintain this course: (visit link)

There are different courses and The Wessex Orienteering Club describe them:

'Courses of 0.6, 1.5 and 2.2 km are available and the short course is around a large field with good visibility, which is particularly suitable for younger children.'

On the website is the map, welcome and instruction leaflet and orienteering leaflets.

Upton Country Park is an attractive place to visit with a historic house, parkland, woodland and paths which hug the shoreline.
Difficulty level: Easy, Medium and Difficult Courses

Course length: 600m, 1.5km or 2.2km

Maintained by: Wessex Orienteering Club

Web link: [Web Link]

Course Climb: Not listed

Public/Private: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
Post a photo of yourself at one of the permanent markers, and tell of any adventures you may have had.
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