Thames Chase Forest Centre

Informal training/social

Sat 08th Jul 2017

Type of event: Social, Training
Type of terrain: Parkland

Information updated: 29th Jun


Results will be available soon.


Informal training with an option to check you pace counting as well as discuss bearings and orienteering with contours.


An option to try one of The Route courses.


Social gathering in the cafe afterwards or bring a picnic. 


Location map

Nearest town: Upminster

Directions / Parking

The Forest Centre is at Broadfields, Pike Lane, Upminster RM14 3NS 


Toilets and cafe in the Visitor Centre

Terrain Description

Landscape of small woods, meadows, ponds and paths that have been created from disused farmland. Part of the Thames Chase Community Forest.


Map will be an OS extract as used by The Route.

Registration & Start Times

11.00am to 12.30pm

Meet in the wide grass ride/area north of the cafe/visitor centre anytime between the times shown.

Course Information

The Route Breaker or Runner

Entry Details

Free but £2 car parking charge which goes towards maintaining and improving the facilities.

Contacts / Officials

Janet Biggs

Safety and Risk

A comprehensive risk assessment will have been carried out by the organiser, but participants take part at their own risk and are responsible for their own safety during the event.

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