Capstone Farm Country ParkAnytime Orienteering

Course Type: Permanent / Virtual

Terrain type: Parkland

Location Info

Near: Gillingham
Lat,Lng: 51.35801,0.55749
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Directions / Parking

Free parking.

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Orchard car park W3W///:toys.originals.folk


Newly mapped area in Medway. Permanent and virtual courses available starting from close to the lakeside parking by the visitor centre as well as the Orchard car park. Parking is free of charge. Maps not yet on site - please print from the website here.

Map / Terrain

Scale is 1:7,500 so is larger than Ordnance Survey. Map also shows more detail – fences, knolls, depressions, distinctive trees, and uses different colours to aid navigation – yellow is open land, white is runnable woodland, light through to dark green represents woodland that is increasingly difficult to pass through.

Course Information

Download all the Maps and instructions here

Permanent Course

The course is represented by a Start a Finish and a number of checkpoints or controls. At each control you will find a permanent marker attached to a post.
Visit as many of the checkpoints as you can in any order.

You can also use the MapRun app to record your run and see other peoples times here.

Virtual Courses

No physical controls - your position is recorded by your smartphone's GPS using an app called MapRun6. Download for free onto your Android or iOS device. Simple registration (name etc).
Select ‘Events near me’ or press ‘Select Event’ and navigate to: - UK > Find Your Way > FYW Kent > Capstone. There are 3 linear courses and a 60 min score course starting from main lakeside parking and 3 linear courses from Orchard parking.

Lakeside / Main Parking

Course detailsResults link
ScoreScore Results
A-Short/Easy2.1km,11 controlsShort Results
B-Medium3.2km, 15 controlsMedium Results
C-Long/More challenging4.6km, 17 controlsLong Results

Orchard Parking

Course details

Results link

A-Short/Easy2.1km,11 controlsShort Results
B-Medium3.3km, 13 controlsMedium Results
C-Long/More challenging4.8km, 20 controlsLong Results

MapRun Directory Path

UK > Find Your Way > FYW Kent > Capstone


Toilets, Cafe and Visitor Centre available close to the main car park. Also playpark and picnic area.

Safety Notes

Few hazards other than:

Please note: Most fences have not been shown on the map to aid clarity.

Nearest A&E Hospital

NHS Urgent care search