There are a number of Permanent Orienteering Courses around the country. These are courses which are set up by various organisations eg Coillte or Councils often with the assistance of local Orienteering Clubs.
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Schools, Scout and Family groups can use these courses.
Some venues provide the Orienteering map free to download. In other cases there is a small charge and the map is available at the venue. If in doubt contact the venue directly.
Permanent Orienteering courses in Cork
Permanent Orienteering courses in Dublin Area
- Corkagh Park Courses
- Griffeen Park, Lucan
- Tymon Park
- Phoenix Park The answer sheet is on display at the Visitors Centre.
Permanent orienteering courses in the Dublin Mountains
Hellfire and Massey’s Estate
Carrickgollgen and Barnaslingen
Permanent Orienteering courses in the South-East
- Kilkenny Castle
- Portlaoise Peoples Park
- JFK Arboretum
- Kilbarry Park
- Waterford peoples park
- Castlecomer Discovery Park
Permanent Orienteering Courses in Coillte forests around the country
- Avondale, Co. Wicklow
- Curragh Chase, Co. Limerick
- Lough Key Forest Park, Boyle, Co. Roscommon
- Donadea Forest Park, Clane, Co. Kildare
- Farren Forest Park, Co. Cork
- Ballyhoura, Co. Limerick
- Ards, Co. Donegal
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