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Hamworthy Park

RegionSouth West
ClubWessex Orienteers
Nearest townPoole
PostcodeBH15 4DJ
Carpark locationBH15 4DJ (as above)

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Hamworthy Park is not huge but is a delightful open park, with a beach! It also has a café and toilets.

 

3 Courses, Short, Medium and Long are available.

The park is open all the year, parking is chargeable in Hamworthy Park car park although street parking locally is widely available.

Located in Hamworthy not far from Poole town centre. Leave Poole for by either bridge for Hamworthy. Start going NW up Blandford Road (B3068). After 200/600 metres take the first significant turn to the left into Ashmore Avenue, over a level crossing, sharp right turn and the park entrance is on the left. Pay-parking for 50 cars. Overflow parking further along the road.

Other Things to do in the Area

Harbour Challenge, Outdoor Activity Centre is in the park, right alongside the beach. Hire and tuition on boards & boats etc. offered.

Cafe & toilets.

Further Information

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