STAG DP1 Training Thursdays 17th Nov - Victoria Park - No.552.

10 orienteers braved the blustery winter conditions this evening. Thanks for taking the opportunity to come & orienteer with STAG.

No formal results.


details of the pre-event information



Start times:

18:30 > 19:00 hrs

Entry Fees:

£5 Seniors; £4 Students & £3 Juniors (MW18-)



Posted on 17th Nov 16 by Terry O'Brien

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Information about the location

Area: City of Glasgow
Near: Glasgow G14
OS Grid Ref. NS543673 Victoria Drive South  GoogleMap

Map of Victoria Park MapTerrain description

Permanent course has been repaired, map updated & available in 2017.

As part of The International Youth Year of 1985, STAG extended the Glasgow Primary Schools Festival to 4 venues, one of which was Victoria Park.

The venue was regularly used by St.Thomas Aquinas Secondary - where Terry taught PE until 2011 - & for STAG Night Events.

Permanent Course info

Consisting of 10 controls, the permanent course should be completed in about 30 minutes.

Park History:

Acquired from the Burgh of Partick in 1886 covering an area of 58 acres.
The Fossil Grove is located in the South West corner of the park and is open from 1 April to
30 September each year. The fossilised tree stumps are over 330 million years old.
Extensive rock garden and floral displays.
2 ponds which attract a variety of wildlife.
Bowls, putting, outdoor basketball & tennis facilities.
Play area & public toilets available.

Location details: Whiteinch - Glasgow G14

Bounded by Victoria Park Drive. South (A814),Balshagray Av. (A739), Victoria Park Drive. North & Westland Drive

Details of other mapped locations

Victoria Park Residents



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