- Last checked September 2021. Everything OK, though the tree next to post X has disappeared.
- NB. Post W has been replaced next to a tree about 20m West of its old site next to the “Lion’s Den”, which had been repeatedly vandalised.
- NB. the cafe is now fully operational.
- NB. there are new posts put in by OMBC to guide you around two new walking routes.
Orienteering map details
- A4 landscape, Scale 1:3500. Last updated October 2021.
- All courses Start and Finish at a post in the corner of the shrubbery just East of the Boathouse Cafe. The nearest car park is the red marker above; the central car park (the orange marker) is about 500m away.
How to get a map
Alexandra Park waterproof print£1.00
Alexandra Park PDF£1.00
- Or buy any map from Get a Map
- K Car Park d Toilets Café z Playground X Picnic area
- In Oldham, SE of junction between A62 and A627. The main car park entrance is in Kings Road, but the nearer car park for orienteering is off Park Road.
- OS Grid Reference: SD 930 040. Main car park postcode: OL8 1PU. North car park postcode: OL4 1SH.
Other useful information
- Oldham Council web site for Alexandra Park
- Wikipedia entry for Alexandra Park
- Maintained by GMOA, supported by Oldham Council
- Postwatchers, please click here to submit your report.