Gruffalo Orienteering - fun family map reading challenge

Try our fun, navigational challenge at Wendover Woods 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 from the information point.

Activity information

Wendover Woods, Upper Icknield Way, Aston Clinton, Aylesbury, HP22 5NQ
Map available from Wendover Woods information point for £1.50.
Trail Length
The course is approximately 1.5k and has some gentle inclines, declines and a small set of steps on the route.
Although the second half of the route is on forest road, some small sections of the path have tree roots and uneven surfaces.
Is this activity for you?
The course is suitable for children up to eight years old.