Mote ParkAnytime Orienteering

Course Type: Permanent / Virtual

Terrain type: Parkland & Woodland

Location Info

Near: Maidstone
Lat,Lng: 51.26875,0.53936
What3Words: ///before.latter.bravo

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Directions / Parking

Parking free before 10 am and after 10 am it is £2 for 6 hours


Large park in Maidstone covering 450 acres, it included grassland, woodland, rivers and a 30-acre lake.

Map / Terrain

The scale of the map is 1:10000 which means that 1 cm on the map is equal to 100 metres on the ground. The steepness of the area is shown by thin brown contour lines. The closer together the contour lines, the steeper the area.

Course Information

New in November 2023, download the Mote Park Information Sheet and Maps, (Short, Medium, Long and Score / POC)

The Permanent Orienteering Course - The POC map has 25 checkpoints to visit.

The Virtual Orienteering Course using MapRun has 3 linear courses from 2.1km to 4.9km, and you can also complete a Score course based on the POC checkpoints getting as many of the identified checkpoints within a 60min time period.

Online results available for all the Virtual Courses:

Short, Medium, Long, Score / POC

There is also a Complex Score course available from New Year 2021 with a separate set of instructions.

MapRun Directory Path

UK > Find Your Way > FYW Kent > Mote Park


Brand new Cafe & Toilet block by the main car park. Extensive playground, skate ramps and outdoor activities such as Segways, High Ropes, climbing and canoeing.

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