Orienteering April 2020
05/04/2020 (other dates available)

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Orienteering April 2020

10am
£5 for individuals and families
All ages

In orienteering you navigate your way between control points marked on a specially drawn map. While there are plenty of people who enjoy the sport competitively, racing between posts in the fastest possible time, it’s perfectly OK to enjoy orienteering at your own pace, whatever your age or level of fitness – and you’ll see more of the parks that way. But you could also get together with members of your club, school or even neighbourhood to organise a competition.

Join South Midlands Orienteering Club for monthly orienteering event. This months event takes place at Howe Park Wood.

Park in the car park off H7 Chaffron Way, opposite Westcroft District Centre.

  • Howe Park Wood

    Facilities:

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    Howe Park is probably the woodland mentioned in the Domesday Survey of 1086. Parts of it may be rare surviving fragments of the 'wildwood' that covered the whole of lowland Britain after the last Ice Age, 6-11,000 years ago.

    Refreshments
    There is a café at Howe Park Wood serving cakes, drinks and cold foods.

  • 1779 events, activities, club and fitness sessions were held in parks in 2019

  • Over 180,000 visitors attended an event or activity in MK Parks in 2019

  • Fitness Groups & Clubs make up 72% of events & activities held in our parks

  • The Parks Trust hosted over 525 events and activities in their parks in 2019

  • Did you know we have nearly 30 pieces of Public Art across our parks?

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