Permanent Orienteering Courses

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Alderman Kneeshaw Recreation Grounds

RegionYorkshire and Humberside
ClubHumberside and Lincoln Orienteers
Nearest townHull
PostcodeHU9 4DZ
Carpark locationAlderman Kneeshaw Recreation Ground can be accessed via Amethyst Road or Valiant Drive.

Available Maps

One of the city's easternmost parks. The site is home to baseball, bowls, a children's playground, seasonal water play and a jogging route taking in the hills on two sides of the park.

The terrain in mostly flat and set to playing fields but the north and eastern sides have hills that follow the park boundary and these are mostly wooded.

  Number of Controls Course Length
Short 9 0.8
Medium 11 1.5
Long 18 2.3

Other Things to do in the Area

The Hull Deep - a superb Sealife centre can be found near the city centre.

Museums that are in the Old Town : Wilberforce House,  Streetlife Museum.

The Maritime Museum is to be found in the city centre.

Maps Available From

Currently a booklet containing courses in all 8 of the Permanent Orienteering Sites in the city is available from all Leisure Centres, Parks and Libraries in the city as well as from Hull City Hall Box Office and Tourist Information Centre.

Alternatively, pdf versions are available at :

Further Information

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