|Carpark location||In Upton Country Park.|
Upton Country Park is a delightful mix of parkland and woods around Upton House on the edge of Poole Harbour. The Azaleas in Springtime are not to be missed.
Courses of 0.6, 1.5 and 2.2km are available on the map. The shortest course is in a large field with good visibility, excellent for supervising a youngster.
Other Things to do in the Area
Children's adventure play installations are dotted around the park and a play fountain operates in the walled garden in the summer for small ones. Cafe, bird hide, harbourside boardwalk, stream with play stepping stones.
Directions: Approach Poole from the west or leave to the east on the A35 and follow the brown signs to Upton Country Park. BH17 7BJ. Free parking (in 2016)
Maps Available From
Download map and instructions free, as above, or purchase a map pack (£1.00) from the cafe (all year) or from the kiosk near the house (summer).
- White and/or yellow standard controls suitable for beginners
- Orange and/or light green standard controls suitable for people with some experience