Date: Saturday February 3rd 2018
Venue: Fingland Rigg Nature Reserve
Nearest town: Wigton
Parking/Entry Registration: at GR NY282573, postcode (near) CA7 5EG. It is on the B5307 9 km west of the A689. Please take care as traffic travels fast on this stretch of road.
Terrain: Fingland Rigg is a nature reserve run by Natural England, mainly woodland. (Our thanks to reserve manager Sue Woodland for her help.)
Dogs are welcome on the reserve but must remain on a lead at all times.
Starts: from 11am - 12noon, courses close 1.30pm
Orange (easy): 1.9 km mainly on paths. A bit damp in places. Help will be available for beginners.
Short Green (challenging): 3.0 km. Wet underfoot.
Green (challenging): 4.1 km. Wet underfoot.
Entry Fees: British Orienteering Members - Juniors £1.50, Seniors £3.50
Non members - Juniors 1.50, Seniors £4.50
Border Liners last used Fingland Rigg for an event in January 2015 - see the map and courses on RouteGadget
Please note - the courses will be different this time!
Fingland Rigg Nature Reserve is managed by Natural England and is open throughout the year - PDF leaflet available here
Monthly Events (Level D) Try it!
Families, beginner adults, runners, experienced orienteers - all welcome
A minimum of one short easy course and one longer more difficult course.
British Orienteering Newcomer's Guide