Permanent Orienteering Courses

Permanent Orienteering Courses

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Stephenson College

RegionEast Midlands
ClubLeicestershire Orienteering Club
Nearest townCoalville, Leicestershire
PostcodeLE67 3TJ
Carpark locationSmall Car park on Bridle Road off Thornborough Road

Available Maps

The Score course is find as many as you can in 45 minutes and you may start and finish anywhere on the map.

Teachers and Youth Leaders might want to download the course check letters.

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

Map updated

Autumn 2015

Courses

Course

Controls

Length
(km)

Difficulty

Estimated
Time (mins)

Start

 

 

 

 

 

 

Yellow

10

1.2

 

 

Hermitage

Orange

12

2.

2

Adult beginner /confident junior

25-50

Stephenson

Light Green

12

3.2

Confident Adult or experienced junior

30-60

Stephenson

Score

20

 

Adult or child, beginners will find some sites too hard.

45

Stephenson

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

Visitor attractions http://www.nwleics.gov.uk/pages/places_to_visit

Snibston Country Park which also has an Orienteering course.

Sence Valley County Park which also has an Orienteering course. 

Further Information

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