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Gruffalo Orienteering - fun family map reading challenge

Try our fun, navigational challenge at Salcey Forest using a simple map to find twelve Gruffalo markers hidden in the deep, dark wood.

If you're feeling competitive, choose to run, walk (or skip!) the course against the clock.

Before you begin the trail, pick up a Gruffalo orienteering leaflet with a certificate and map for just £1.50. 

Activity information

Salcey Forest, Wooton Road, Northamptonshire, NN7 2HX
Map and certificate £1.50 from the visitor centre between 10am and 2pm daily.
Is this activity for you?
The course is suitable for children up to eight years old.