Permanent Orienteering Courses

Permanent Orienteering Courses

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Longrun Meadow

RegionSouth West
ClubQuantock Orienteers
Nearest townTaunton
PostcodeTA1 5AU
Carpark locationCastle School & Sports Centre, Wellington Road, Taunton TA1 5AU

Available Map

Attached map is for use with the traditional permanent course.

The control posts also have QR (Quick Recognition) codes, which used together with a downloadable app on a smartphone, can produce timings and course results which you can upload later. For more information, see the iOrienteering website. 

The original iOrienteering app is gradually being replaced by the Sporteering app, which is now the recommended app to use with the course.

Other Things to do in the Area

Walking, running, cycling, canoeing, nature conservation. Weekly Parkrun.

Maps Available From

The basic map is attached.

The map for the QR code course has more information on it than the basic map. It's downloadable at Friends of Longrun Meadow website, under the Orienteering section.

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Further Information

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