Dark Parks 1 - No.687.Kelvingrove ParkWed 13 November, 2019

Local level event

Explanation of Event levels

Local events are usually low key and in the 'localised' area, ideal for newcomers to try the sport and Activities are non competitive events used for training and coaching, aimed at members of the club, but they can attract people from neighbouring clubs, and are often ideal for newcomers to try the sport. Regional events attract participants from around the local Region, National events are high quality competitions that will attract people from far away, Major events are Major Events such as a British Championships.



With the FULL MOON spookily roaming above Park Circus things were looking interesting !!!!

Great turn out of 25. Special welcome to STAG's latest member Becca but also to Holly, Ruth, Stuart, Andrew, Tom & Robert.

We hope you enjoyed the experience & will get more involved . Next Dark Park is on 27th Nov @ Bellahouston Park (Art Lovers Car Park).

My thanks to Gerry, Simon, Arnis, Rudi & Peter for helping clear up.

Up Next for STAG

Club Night 20th @ John Paul Academy, G23 5LY - Caldercuilt Playing Fields nearby

Come & Try Bellahouston Park - 1pm > 3pm - Saturday 23rd November

Location Info

Near: Glasgow
Lat,Lng: 55.86953,-4.28673
Postcode: G1

Open an interactive map in:
GoogleMap - Streetmap (OS 50k)
OpenStreetMap - BingMap (OS 50k)

Pre Event Info

After further consideration our Dark Park Series shall be run as a standard event3 options - Long (5k) / Medium (4k) / Short (2k) distance

Please be aware that you entry fee includes an immediate £1.50 levy payable to British Orienteering so we very much appreciate support as the margins in hosting these events are on a knife edge when all expenditure is considered.

Directions / Parking

On Kelvin Way

Registration and Start times

Registration 6:30pm > 7pm. Starts 6:45pm > 7:15pm.

Course Information

3 options - Short, Medium, Long - 1.7km / 30m ; 3.8km / 50m & 5.1km / 100m.

Entry Details

Seniors (21 yrs+)- Non Members £7 ; Members* £6; STAG Members £5.

Juniors & Students - £3. STAG Members No Charge.


Pre-registered - Gerry, Arnis, Peter, Alison, Rudi, Colin, Jo, Maz, Chris, Lynn, Kenny, Tom E & Thomas Erik. (Hua? John McK?) Plenty of maps still available.

Other Events part of the Dark Parks 2019/2020 Series

Wed 17 Oct Kelvingrove Park

Wed 31 Oct Hogganfield and Lethamhill

Wed 14 Nov Linn Park

Wed 16 Jan Pollok CP

Wed 30 Jan Dawsholm Park

Wed 13 Feb Lethamhill Golf Course

Wed 27 Feb Bellahouston Park

Wed 13 Mar Whitecrook

Wed 27 Nov Bellahouston Park

Wed 11 Dec Tollcross Park

Wed 8 Jan Pollok Country Park

Wed 22 Jan Hogganfield & LGC

Wed 19 Feb Commonwealth Vill & CuningarWP

Wed 4 Mar Carntyne & Riddrie