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Watermead Country Park - Abbey Park, Pets Corner

RegionEast Midlands
ClubLeicestershire Orienteering Club
Nearest townLeicester
PostcodeLE4 5AP
Carpark locationPets Corner Abbey Park Road

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Abbey Park is managed by the Leicester City Council 

The area is flat and split in two by the River Soar.  Canal through the area too. 


Course goes outside of the park north along the River Soar/canal and along urban roads. Use Pedestrian Crossings when crossing Abbey Park Road.


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

Further Information

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