Badenoch & Strathspey Orienteering Club

Mapped Areas

All the areas we have mapped for orienteering. Select a flag to show its details.
Note: Possession or existence of a map does not imply right of access for orienteering or for any other purpose. Permission must be obtained from the landowner.

nr. Kincraig

image of Alvie map

A varied area consisting of scots pine plantation and older, mature caledonian pine forest. There…

nr. Grantown-on-Spey

image of Auchernack map

Auchernack is a narrow area bounded by the River Spey to the west and the B970 to the east. There…

Aviemore School
nr. Aviemore

image of Aviemore School map

Urban. Recently built school and community sports hub.

nr. Aviemore

image of Craigellachie map

The Craigellachie Nature Reserve is immediately west of Aviemore and is accessed via a tunnel under…

Creag Beag
nr. Kingussie

image of Creag Beag map

This area is the dominant hill between Newtonmore and Kingussie, rising to the north of the A86.…

Creag Dhubh
nr. Newtonmore

image of Creag Dhubh map

Physically and technically challenging hillside with scattered birch, rock features, and seasonal…

Dulnain Wood
nr. Grantown on Spey

image of Dulnain Wood map

A mixture of pine forest with subtle contours and some rock features. numerous paths run through…

Dunachton Wood and Kincraig
nr. Kincraig

image of Dunachton Wood and Kincraig map

A very pleasant birch forest connected by a bridge over the railway to a fast open area beside loch…

nr. Kincraig

image of Dunachtonmore map

Dunachtonmore has a combination of open moor, birch wood, juniper bushes and areas of fast running…

Ellan Wood
nr. Carrbridge

image of Ellan Wood map

A lovely Scots Pine woodland with a good path network - and a marsh!This area should not be used…

Glen Gynack
nr. Kingussie

image of Glen Gynack map

Part of the Creag Beag area.Map updated to ISOM 2017-2 and Magnetic N in July 2023.

nr. Aviemore

image of Glenmore map

Centred on Glenmore Lodge, this is a Scottish Orienteering Association copyright map.This area…

Grantown-on-Spey West
nr. Grantown-on-Spey

image of Grantown-on-Spey West map

Urban. This is a detailed street map of Grantown and nearby woodland. The map offer the opportunity…

nr. Grantown on Spey

image of Heathfield map

A mixed area which tests the ability to change pace and tactics.Heathfield has a hill to the west…

nr. Kingussie

image of Kingussie map

The area has the advantage of a complex street network with adjoining forest terrain which adds up…

Kylintra, Church and Station Woods
nr. Grantown-on-Spey

image of Kylintra, Church and Station Woods map

A compact are with a lot of detail and generally fast running.

Loch Vaa
nr. Aviemore

image of Loch Vaa map

A classic Speyside pine forest west of the Speyside railway line. Heather and blaeberry underfoot…

Moor of Alvie and Speybank
nr. Kincraig

image of Moor of Alvie and Speybank map

A great training area, mostly well-contoured and runnable. Situated north of Kincraig. Suitable for…

Mullochard Wood
nr. Carrbridge

image of Mullochard Wood map

A detailed contoured area; the middle part is birch woodland with many rough open clearings and is…

Nethy Bridge
nr. Nethy Bridge

image of Nethy Bridge map

This map covers the village of Nethy Bridge and the surrounding forest which offer the opportunity…

nr. Newtonmore

image of Newtonmore map

The Newtonmore map covers the village of Newtonmore and the surrounding area of the Highland Folk…

North Granish
nr. Aviemore

image of North Granish map

Part of the Loch Vaa map area.

Spey Valley Golf Course
nr. Aviemore

image of Spey Valley Golf Course map

This is not your 'average' golf course! Good intricate moraine contour detail (2.5m contour…

nr. Carrbridge

image of Tolquhonie map

Managed pine plantation with heather underfoot.Map updated to ISOM 2017-2 and Magnetic N in July…