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Permanent Orienteering Courses

Within the club's area

Last edited: Sat 6 Oct 2018

If you're a newcomer keen to improve, you’d like to keep your orienteering skills up to scratch or you're after a form of exercise that's both affordable and can be done at your own pace, why not head out to one of the Permanent Orienteering Courses available in the vicinity?

Permanent course in action

Permanent course in action
Credit: BOF

The following Permanent Orienteering Courses (POCs) lie within our club's area:

Course / LocationMap packs / DetailsLeadPartner
Combe Hill Wood
nr Street
Pack
Details
Mike Crockettprivate land owner
Dunster Forest,
nr Minehead
DetailsMike Andersen(formerly the Crown Estate)
Fyne Court, QuantocksPack
Details
John FisherThe National Trust
Ham Hill Country Park,
Stoke Sub Hamdon
Pack
Details
SSDC

Longrun Meadow,
Taunton

Map
Details
Map with QR codes*
Page family
Friends of Longrun Meadow,
TDBC

Ninesprings & Yeovil Country Park,
Yeovil
Pack
Details
Peter AkersSSDC

Selworthy,
nr Minehead
Pack
Details
Mike AndersenNational Trust

Vivary Park,
Taunton
Map
Details
Mark MaynardTDBC

Webbers Post,
nr Porlock
Pack
Details
Mike AndersenNational Trust

Wimbleball Lake,
nr Bampton, Exmoor

Details

Steve Elliston
SW Lakes Trust ?

* For use with the iOrienteering smartphone app, which we've tried out at Club Night

Link to BOF website, showing courses above & all 400 UK-wide

The information held on that site represents the most complete and up-to-date information available to us. It's worth checking or phoning the contact numbers on that site before making the trip, in case anything has changed. Please also see the link below on the latest known condition of some of the courses.

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