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Whitchurch Urban Green Course

RegionSouth Central
ClubBasingstoke and Andover District O Club
Nearest townWhitchurch
PostcodeRG28 7BU
Carpark locationBell Street Car Park which is on the road to St Mary Bourne - parking is free

Map is full Urban scale 1:5,000.  The Green course, straight line distance is 4.0km. 

Parking:- Free at the Bell Street Car Park which is on the road to St Mary Bourne just west of the roundabout in the town centre at RG28 7BU. Grid Ref: SU462481

There are nearby pubs for refreshments afterwards, the Bell Inn and the Kings Arms.

Safety Notices:

Beware of the main roads through Whitchurch.

There are some steep railway embankments, there are choices to run around avoiding the steep climbs or drops.

Nearest hospital is Basingstoke and North Hants Hospital, Aldermaston Road, Basingstoke, Hampshire, RG24 9NA.

Other Things to do in the Area

This course uses Usynligo which is an Orienteering App that runs on iPhone and Androids and can be installed on your phone for free.  The App itself will give guidance on how to get to the start.  There is more information on the BADO website at:

https://bado.org.uk/usynligo/

Disclaimer: As Usynligo are individually run events you run them at your own risk. Neither BADO or British Orienteering can be held liable for any accident or other incident arising while running a Usynligo course.

Maps Available From

A copy of the map can be downloaded from the BADO website at:

https://bado.org.uk/wp/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Whitchurch-Green-4k.pdf

Further Information

  • Green colour standard or above controls available for experienced orienteers