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Houghton-on-the-hill

RegionEast Midlands
ClubLeicestershire Orienteering Club
Nearest townHoughton, Leicester
PostcodeLE7 9HD
Carpark locationon street Linwall Avenue, Houghton

Available Map

Use the MaprunF or Maprun6 app. Maprun app Garmin watch owners may wish to use the sister app MaprunG, you will need a printed course map.

Your phone (watch) beeps when you get close to the feature (a virtual control detected by your GPS signal). Upload your results to see your position on the leader board.

We suggest you download a map from here but you can just use the one on your smartphone.

Course Available
Course Length (km0) Controls Expected time Suitable for Hazards
Short 2.5 10 20-40 Beginners Traffic

To use the Maprun app after parking, start the Maprun app

If you are at the site or are close by, click 'Events near me' or at home, click 'Select Event' and go to the UK/Leicestershire/Houghton folder to find the courses. Click the one you want. Click ‘go to Start’ when you are ready. When you get near the start your time begins once your phone beeps.

Further Information

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