Macclesfield Forest

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  • Course Status

  • Last checked December 2017. Everything OK.
  • Checker report … the Macclesfield Forest POC remains in excellent condition. An area of the forest near the path to Shutlingsloe has been cleared.
  • Orienteering map details

  • A4 Landscape, Scale 1:10000. Last updated 2016.
  • There is also an A3 map of the whole forest, but the POC stays within the Southern and Central two-thirds.
  • Start/Finish

  • The Start/Finish is at the NorthEast corner of the Ranger building in the visitor car park near the SouthWest corner of Trentabank reservoir.

    Map detail showing a bit of reservoir, the car park and the Start/Finish building

    MaccForest Start

    Macclesfield Forest Start plaque

  • How to get a map

  • Waterproof print£1.75
  • PDF file£1.75
  • From the Visitor Centre
  • Or buy any map from Get a Map
  • Or order any map by post by downloading the Map order form
  • Park Facilities

  • K Car Park   d Toilets   Picnic Areas
  • Directions

  • From the A523 at the southern edge of Macclesfield, follow signs to Langley. Continue through Langley village. Fork right at the Leather’s Smithy pub. The visitor centre is on the right after about 1 Km.
  • OS Grid Reference: SJ 961 711    Nearest Postcode:  SK11 0NS
  • Course Maintenance

  • Maintained by Cheshire East Council.
  • Postwatchers, please click [replace id=”inpection_link_cl”] to submit your report.