Permanent Orienteering Courses

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Holton Lee, Upton

RegionSouth West
ClubWessex Orienteers
Nearest townUpton, Poole
PostcodeBH16 6JN
Carpark locationOff A351 near Bakers Arms roundabout with A35.

Available Map

Holton Lee is a large estate of meadows, woods, and heathland bordering Poole Harbour. It is a charity which provides opportunities for disabled people to flourish through the arts, horticulture, and nature. Careful and considerate members of the public are welcome.

Free parking. Open all the year. Toilet block. Accessible toilets in Farmhouse.

Very wheelchair friendly with several graded paths, but these are gravel not paved.

All-terrain Tramper mobility scooters can be hired and all courses have been designed for runners, walkers, and Trampers.

The download contains a separate map for each course.  You may wish to print these selectively.

Local Trail 1.8 km,     Meadows Trail  2.1 km,     Heath Trail 3.9 km

All these courses can be done on paths or flat tracks across fields and are technically easy (White/Yellow) standard.

Other Things to do in the Area

Two bird hides, Iron age hut

Disabled (Horse) driving and riding stable on site.

Occasional art exhibitions in Faith House.

DIRECTIONS:    From A35, take A351 towards Wareham. After 400m, sharp left at Holton Lee sign (Immediately after the Romany Business Centre). Proceed down lane 1 mile, over 2 cattle grids right to end & buildings

Maps Available From

Reception in the Farmhouse may have copies of the maps but best to download, as above.
 

Further Information

  • White and/or yellow standard controls suitable for beginners