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West Anglian Orienteering Club

Mapped Areas

All the areas we have mapped for orienteering. Select a flag to show its details, or select a map name from the dropdown menu below the map to highlight its location.
Note: Possession or existence of a map does not imply right of access for orienteering or for any other purpose. Permission must be obtained from the landowner.

Map name Near Terrain Scale
Ampthill Park Ampthill Countoured parkland on the Greensand Ridge with some areas of runnable woodland. Suitable for Ltd District events. 1:5000
Bar Hill and Dry Drayton Cambridge Street map of Bar Hill and Dry Drayton. Suitable for small events and Street-O. 1:10000
Bedford Park Bedford Town parkland. Suitable for small events. 1:5000
Brandon CP Brandon Block coniferous woodland in Thetford Forest. Suitable for events up to Regional. Shared area within EAOA. 1:15000/1:10000
Bush Heath Wood Mildenhall CUOC area. Coniferous woodland with clearings in the northern part. Suitable for District events. 1:10000
Cherry Hinton Hall Cambridge Small parkland area suitable for small events. 1:3000
Chicksands Wood Shefford Wooded area of variable runnability 1:10000
Coe Fen Cambridge CUOC area. Mostly open fenland with scattered trees.
Suitable for small events.
1:5000
Coldhams Common Cambridge CUOC area. Mainly open land with a few trees. Suitable for small events. 1:5000
Crown Lakes Peterborough

Parkland SE of Peterborough.
Suitable for small events.

1:2500
Croxton Heath Thetford New area. Block coniferous woodland in Thetford Forest. 1:15000
Fairlands Valley Stevenage Mainly open parkland. Suffers from vandalism. 1:10000
Ferry Meadows Peterborough

Country Park to the West of Peterborough.
Suitable for small events.

1:10000
Harlton Clunch Pits Cambridge Small area with some contour details. Suitable for small events. 1:2500
High Ash Mundford

Mainly coniferous woodland with some areas of beech.
Suitable for events up to Regional.

1:15000/1:10000
High Lodge Brandon CUOC area. Block coniferous woodland in Thetford Forest. Suitable for events up to Regional. 1:15000
Hinchingbrooke CP Huntingdon Parkland with some wooded areas. Suitable for small events. 1:7500
Maulden Woods Clophill Varied contoured woodland on the Greensands Ridge. Suitable for District events. 1:10000
Mildenhall North Mildenhall Runnable coniferous woodland of varying ages. Seperated from Mildenhall South by the A11. Suitable for events up to Regional. 1:10000
Mildenhall South Mildenhall

Runnable coniferous woodland and heathland with some contour detail. Separated from Mildenhall North by the A11.
Suitable for Ltd District events.

1:10000
Milton CP Cambridge Parkland north of Cambridge with plenty of water. Suitable for small events. 1:5000
Portholme Huntingdon At 257 acres it is the largest meadow in England. Suitable for small events. 1:7500
Rowney Warren Shefford Well contoured and varied coniferous woodland. Used for the WRE and UKCup MiddleRace in 2006. Suitable for events up to District. 1:10000
Rowney Wood Saffron Walden Small wooded area of variable runnability. Suitable for small events. 1:7500
Santon Downham Brandon CUOC area. Block coniferous woodland in Thetford Forest. When combined with Warren Wood can support a Regional event. 1:15000
Therfield Heath Royston Contoured heathland with some wooded areas. Area shared by many sports including golf and archery. Suitable for Ltd District events. 1:10000
Thetford Warren Thetford Block coniferous woodland in Thetford Forest. When combined with High Lodge can support a Regional event. 1:15000
Wandlebury CP Cambridge Parkland with some wooded areas. Suitable for small events. Has a permanent course, maps available from the on-site centre. www.cpswandlebury.org/page2.html 1:7500
Warden Warren Old Warden

Well contoured, runnable wood and parkland in the grounds of Shuttleworth College.

1:7500
Warren Wood Thetford Block coniferous woodland in Thetford Forest. When combined with Santon Downham can support a Regional event. 1:15000
Wimpole Hall Royston Contoured parkland in the grounds of Wimpole Hall. Suitable for Ltd District events. 1:10000