Whinless DownAnytime Orienteering

Course Type: Permanent / Virtual

Terrain type: Woodland

Location Info

Near: Dover
Lat,Lng: 51.12607,1.28430
What3Words: ///cult.anyway.bunch

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Directions / Parking

Access to the bottom of the hillside can be gained from Elms Vale Recreation Ground where there is a free car park and an information panel.


Whinless Down Local Nature Reserve is an AONB located just a short distance from the centre of Dover.

Map / Terrain

The whole area is awash with colour as the ancient chalk landscape and grassland is covered in rare wildflowers during late summer and early Autumn.

Download the map from the GoOrienteering.org website

Map and information leaflet also available from White Cliffs Countryside Partnership 01304 241806

Safety Notes

PLEASE BE AWARE that the area is very uneven with large rabbit holes so take great care. Walking rather than running is recommended.

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