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Maps of the orienteering course are available which include suggested routes of varying distances. Compasses are not supplied and compass skills are not necessary to use the course. Water resistant maps can be purchased from the High Lodge Information point at a cost of £2.00 each.

(Advance booking is essential if large numbers of maps are required. Packs are £1.50 each if pre-ordered in quantities of greater than 10. Please call 0300 067 4400.)

Groups wishing to use the orienteering course are asked to telephone 0300 067 4400 in advance, as forestry operations may prevent some parts of the course being available for public use at certain times. (Advance booking is essential if large numbers are required. Please call 0300 067 4400 to book).                                                                                                                                                

Objectives related to the National Curriculum

  • To provide the environment to take part in adventurous activities in an unfamiliar environment.
  • To provide a basic introduction to orienteering techniques when requested.

National Curriculum links

Physical Education

Outdoor and adventurous activities.




Last updated: 10th July 2018

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