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Parkanaur Forest

RegionNorthern Ireland
ClubLagan Valley Orienteers
Nearest townCastlecaulfield
PostcodeBT70 3AA
Carpark locationParkanaur Forest car park. OSNI grid ref H742616

Available Maps

Parkanaur Forest is a mixed coniferous and broadleaved woodland of almost 200 hectares, located four miles west of Dungannon.

Survey notes from October 2020:

  • Orienteering posts 1, 6, 8 and 9 are missing.
  • Orienteering post 2 is in the wrong position. It is on the NE most portion of the pond, rather than the N most portion of the pond.

Other Things to do in the Area

Perfect for homeschoolers, try the Ecotrail. Download:

Ecotrail Map (see above)

Ecotrail Guide

Activity Booklet

Tree Identification Chart

Survey report from February 2020:

  • All Ecotrail posts are in place.

Maps Available From

Groups require an activity permit which is available from the Forestry Service. Tel: 028 66343032.

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