- Last checked July 2020. Everything OK. (nb. EE is hiding behind some broken branches.)
Orienteering map details
- A4 Landscape, Scale 1:5000. Last updated June 2020.
- There is room for a few cars on the side of Mauldeth Road. The Start/Finish is on the field side of a group of trees about 150m from this “car park”. Control Z, the suggested base for Stars and Loops is similarly close.
How to get a map
Hough End waterproof print£1.75
Hough End PDF£1.75
- K Car Park (the Car Park for the new Leisure Centre says it is for park users too, though it isn’t convenient for the Start).
- 3 kms North of M60 Jn 5 (restricted exit/entry) adjacent to A5103. Main entry off Mauldeth Road West, Chorlton-cum-Hardy M21 7RF, where a couple of cars can park by the gate.
- OS Grid Reference: SJ 833 936 Nearest Post Code: M21 7RF
Other useful information
- Contact: 0161 881 9014 (Chorlton Park) or if not available 0161 224 2902 (Central Area)
- Friends of Hough End
- Friends of Hough End Facebook page
- Manchester City Council web site for Hough End Playing Fields
- PitchFinder for Hough End Playing Fields
- Greater Manchester Police Sports Centre
- Manchester City Council site for nearby Hough End Leisure Centre
- Wikipedia entry for nearby Hough End Hall
- Maintained by Manchester CC.
- Postwatchers, please click here to submit your report.