Kilcoran Woods and Moorland

Date Sunday, 11/07/2021
Venue Kilcoran Woods and Moorland
Address Cahir, Co.Tipperary
Event Format Other
Club Website Bishopstown Orienteering Club
Start Times 11:30 - 14:00
Grid reference R 974 209
Latitude/Longitude 52.3404, -8.039
Google Maps Click here

Adults: €8 / person
Children: €4 / child
Student: €5 / student
Family Discount: €15 (Maximum of 2 Adults and no more than 5 family members / family)

Summary Woods have been thinned recently, are now runable and have been remapped The moorland will also be used for the Red to Brown courses.

Park on old Cork-Dublin road on the Cork side of Kilcoran Lodge Hotel

NOTE: START TIMES REVISED to accommodate those traveling long distances

Starts are from 11:30 to 14:00 for Orange, Red

Starts are from 12:30 to 14:00 for Green, Blue and Brown (after starts for M20E and W20E)

Some early starts available at 10:30 on request to

Start is about 750m distance/ 80m climb along a forest road (from main road / registration / download)

Orange course for inexperienced people in the Woods

Orange  (1:7500)  3.0 km, 80 m, 7 c


Red, Green, Blue and Brown will use both the remapped (thinned) woods and open moorland.

Brown   (1:15000) 10.0 km, 305 m, 20 c

Blue  (1:15000 or 1:10000) 7.2 km, 175 m, 15 c

Green   (1:10000) 4.9 km, 135 m, 11 c

Red   (1:7500) 4.4 km, 150 m, 12 c


M20E, W20E for JWOC junior selection (1:15000, closed courses and separate entry)

EYOC selection entries also separate - entry link available after registering interest with junior squad.

Difficulty rating Paths through generally runnable forest

Enter online on

Entries open on 04/07/2021 @ 15:00 PM
Entries End 10/07/2021 @ 15:00 PM
Participants limit 100
Remaining Entries 35

Results from previous events held near here

10/05/2015 Kilcoran Wood & Galty Mountains East
13/11/2016 Kilcoran Wood
15/10/2017 Kilcoran Wood
05/07/2020 Kilcoran Open Moorland
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