Permanent Courses

South Wales Orienteering Club


The following permanent courses are currently in use (to a greater or lesser extent) in South East Wales.

The condition of the courses does change over time. Please feedback any errors in these details and this will be passed on to the committee member responsible for the permanent courses.

Due to copyright issues, we have not included online versions of the maps though each one can be e-mailed.

Please request a Permanent course map by clicking on the details below and then requesting a map via the appropriate e-mail link.

Course Details
Nice area - variety of terrain. Further details here.
Now in use again after many years. All posts recently renewed. 3 courses from 3km to 8km. Further details here.
Pontypool Park
Remapped and new controls in 2005. Further details here.
Dare Valley
One of the better permanent courses. Challenging terrain. Details here.
Cyfartha Park
Looked in reasonable condition in summer of 2004. Details here.
Sirhowy Valley Country Park
No details currently available.
Bryn Bach Park
A good course, mapped in early 2005. Details here.
Caldicot Castle
Should be available from the gift shop. Details here.
Glyn Cornel
No details currently available.

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