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Kilbroney Park

RegionNorthern Ireland
ClubLagan Valley Orienteers
Nearest townRostrevor
PostcodeBT34 3AA
Carpark locationKilbroney Park carpark. OSNI Grid Ref J185179

Available Maps

Kilbroney Park is a park near Rostrevor in Northern Ireland. Formerly a country estate, it was visited by William Makepeace Thackeray, Charles Dickens and Seamus Heaney and may have been the inspiration for Narnia in the writings of C. S. Lewis.

Survey report from February 2021:

  • Orienteering posts 2, 7, 9, 11, 12 and 17 are missing.
  • Orienteering post 5 has fallen over.

Other Things to do in the Area

Perfect for homeschoolers, try the Ecotrail. Download:

Survey report from February 2021:

  • Ecotrail posts E2, E4, E5, E7, E8, E9, E12, E13, E14, E15, E16 and E17 are missing. 

Maps Available From

The park warden. Tel: 028 41738134 or by download. 

Download the orienteering map and orienteering instructions (see above).

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