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Clapton & Walthamstow Marsh

RegionSouth East
ClubDartford Orienteering Klubb
Nearest townLondon North East
PostcodeE5 9BL
Carpark locationSpring Hill E5 9BL

A 60 minute Score course around Clapton, Walthamstow Marsh and neighbouring areas
30 controls. Collect as many as you can in 1 hour on MaprunF.. There is a penalty of 10 points for each minute or part of a minute late back.
On Maprun, this course is in the folder for London North East.
Most of the controls in the urban area are postboxes but the course will also have you exploring several open spaces including the expansive vistas of Walthamstow March, not previously used for orienteering training. Controls on the open areas are on paths, usually bends or junctions. The control descriptions are available from the website.

 

 

Maps Available From

Free of charge from the DFOK website  at www.dfok.co.uk  See our Weekly Challenge 7 for Clapton

Link is here http://www.dfok.co.uk/content/files/MapRunC7-1.pdf 

Further Information

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