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Ormeau Park

RegionNorthern Ireland
ClubLagan Valley Orienteers
Nearest townBelfast
PostcodeBT7 3GG
Carpark locationOrmeau Park - Ozone carpark, Ormeau Embankment, Belfast, BT6 8LT. OSNI grid ref: J348733

Available Maps

Ormeau Park is the oldest municipal park in Belfast, Northern Ireland, having been officially opened to the public in 1871. It is owned and run by Belfast City Council and is one of the largest and busiest parks in the city and contains a variety of horticulture, woodland, wildlife and sporting facilities.

Survey report from January 2021:

  • Orienteering posts 1 and 14 are missing

VOC Details

Yellow (using Ecotrail), Orange and Score MapRun6 courses are available on the NIOrienteering map store for Belfast.

Other Things to do in the Area

Perfect for homeschoolers, try the Ecotrail. Download:

Survey report from January 2021:

  • Ecotrail posts E5, E6 and E7 are missing.

Maps Available From

Countryside Access and Activities Network. Tel: 028 90303930.

Download the Orienteering Map and Orienteering Info page (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