Permanent Orienteering Courses

Permanent Orienteering Courses

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RegionSouth West
ClubQuantock Orienteers
Nearest townDulverton
PostcodeTA22 9NU
Carpark locationNear the Duck Cafe, TA22 9NU

Each control post is numbered and has instructions on which control to go to next according to whatever course you are on - these are attached to the control post along with a punch. For the latest reported condition of the controls and the map, see website of Quantock Orienteers .

Other Things to do in the Area

Sailing, walking & cafe. Dark skies discovery site. Outdoor and Active Centre offers watersports, climbing, high ropes, archery, cycling and related tuition. 

Maps Available From

Tea room at car park. Tel: 01398 371257 or 371516

The cafe sells packs for £3.00 per person (price correct as at July 2015), containing a laminated map (1:2500) with controls marked,  a small poster titled "Introducing Orienteering", an A4 sheet titled "Orienteering Brief; Leading the Activity" and two paper control cards, one for the Longer course and the other for the Standard and Quick courses. No control descriptions are provided. 

For general details see SW Lakes Trust website

Further Information

  • White and/or yellow standard controls suitable for beginners
  • Orange and/or light green standard controls suitable for people with some experience