Permanent Orienteering Courses

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Boscombe Chine

RegionSouth West
ClubWessex Orienteers
Nearest townBournemouth
PostcodeBH1 3BZ
Carpark locationEast end of East Overcliff Drive, as it bends inland.

Available Map

Orienteer in one of the old stream valleys (chines) cut into the soft cliffs near Boscombe Pier.

Flower beds and landscaping.

3 courses on one map:
Easy  2.0 km

Medium 2.6 km

Long 3.4  km

All three courses are technically easy but both the Medium and Long courses involve climbing the zig-zag path up

The cliff and so are much more arduous than the Easy course.

Other Things to do in the Area

Sand castles! Paddling!

Further Information

  • White and/or yellow standard controls suitable for beginners
  • Orange and/or light green standard controls suitable for people with some experience
  • Green colour standard or above controls available for experienced orienteers