Permanent Orienteering Courses

Permanent Orienteering Courses

View all Permanent Orienteering Courses

Knighton Park

RegionEast Midlands
ClubLeicestershire Orienteering Club
Nearest townLeicester
PostcodeLE2 3RR
Carpark locationOff Palmerston Boulevard

Available Maps

Managed by Leicester City Council 

Score course is finding as many as you can in a 25-minute time limit with penalties for being late.

For further information and known issues relating to controls, please see the Leicestershire Orienteering Club website

Map updated

Courses and Map updated July 2016. 

Courses

Course

Controls

Length
(km)

Difficulty

Estimated
Time (mins)

White

11

1.3

Child with supervision

or Wheelchair.

15-30

Yellow

9

1.5

Child with some experience

15-35

Orange

10

1.9

Adult beginner confident junior

15-40

Light Green

10

3.0

Confident Adult or experienced junior

20-45

 

 

 

 

 

Score

15

 

Adult or children

25

Lengths of courses shown are in straight lines between controls, and the estimate of times are for someone running to someone walking. Both will vary depending on your route choice and ability.

Other Things to do in the Area

Leicester City Council.

Tel: 0116 2333028

Any missing posts should be reported to Sport-on-park.

Further Information

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