The orienteering club for Epping Forest with members across North & East London (Newham, Redbridge and Waltham Forest), East Hertfordshire and West Essex. The clubs membership is open to all ages and abilities. We host events in locations such as Hainault, Becton, Wanstead, Epping Forest, Lea Valley, Broxbourne, Harlow and Sawbridgeworth. These events offer a variety of courses suitable for kids, families, adult beginners and experienced orienteers.

Orienteering in Epping Forest

Race the Parks

Saturday Parks League – Perfect for juniors, adult beginners & improvers, how many orienteering flags can you visit in 45 mins? Everyone starts together at 11:00. Cafe at most events.

Next Fixtures to be announced in early January.

Next Events

There are no upcoming events.

Race the Streets

After work fast and furious street orienteering racing in North London. Races start & finish at a pub, stay for a drink afterwards!

Race the Forests

Earn national ranking points in this classic orienteering race format. Courses suitable for experienced orienteers with other courses suitable for all.


CHIG competes at various regional and national competitions including club leagues, championships and relays. Members who run at these events contribute towards the club’s score. Relay teams are selected by the Club Captain.