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Willesley Woods

RegionEast Midlands
ClubLeicestershire Orienteering Club
Nearest townAshby de la Zouch
PostcodeLE65 2UP
Carpark locationWillesley Woodside

Available Maps

The Woodland Trust manages these woods. 

Safety: water courses and ponds are a Hazard


Use the MaprunF app. MaprunF app Garmin watch owners may wish to use the sister app MaprunG, you will need a printed course map.

Your phone (watch) beeps when you get close to the feature (a virtual control detected by your gps signal). Upload your results to see your position on the leader board.

We suggest you download a map from here but you can just use the one on your smartphone.

Course Length (km) No. controls suitable for Expected time (mins) Results
Yellow 2.2 11

Children uner supervision

Adult beginner

20 -50 Yellow
Green 3.9 13 Experienced Orienteer 40 to 60 Green

To use the Maprun app when in the car park, start the MaprunF app

Click 'Events near me' or click 'Select Event' and go to the UK/Leicestershire/Willesley Woods folder to find the courses. Click the one you want. Click ‘go to Start’ when you are ready. When you get near the start your time begins once your phone beeps.

Further Information

  • White and/or yellow standard controls suitable for beginners
  • Green colour standard or above controls available for experienced orienteers