Planning your visit
There is a permanent orienteering course set up in the Forest with a range of courses to suit different abilities.
An Orienteering Pack, including maps, course card and introductory leaflets is available from the Information Point in the Visitor Centre at a cost of £3.00 per map pack.
A Mountain Bike Orienteering Pack which shows the markers which can be visited by bike both in the Forest at Moors Valley and also in Ringwood North Forest is also available and priced at £3.00 per map pack.
Special orienteering events are held throughout the year on the 2nd Saturday of most months where members of Wimborne Orienteering Club are on hand to introduce beginners to the sport of orienteering. Please see the events pages for details.
Mountain bike orienteering events are held at Moors Valley on a regular basis. For more details of these events of other mountain bike orienteering in the local area, please contact the Recreation Ranger on 01425 470721.
Schools and groups are welcome to use the orienteering facility at Moors Valley.
If you require large numbers of orienteering packs for your group for a self-led visit, please order these in advance on 01425 470721. When buying 10 or more orienteerings packs the price is discounted to £2.00 per map pack.
For details of Ranger-led sessions please take a look at the education pages. Corporate groups may wish to use the orienteering course as a teambuilding activity.