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Knockburn Loch Permanent Course

RegionScotland
ClubMar Orienteering Club
Nearest townBanchory
PostcodeAB31
Carpark locationKnockburn Loch

Knockburn Loch is an enclosed area used for various sporting events and as such offers great training for children and newcomers. For the more experienced the constant changes of direction and mixture of park and woodland makes for a fun, short course.

Other Things to do in the Area

Outdoor swimming on the loch (specifically built for triathlons by local businessman and sports enthusiast Bert McIntosh).  Cafe open ocasionally.

Maps Available From

Mar Orienteering Club Website

Further Information

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