Stonebarrow Hill 0339

Stonebarrow Hill is 1km east of Charmouth on the National Trust Golden Cap Estate. It is a stunning stretch of the Jurassic Coast dropping down to the long distance South West Coast Path. There are magnificent views east to Golden Cap (the highest point on the south coast) and, on a clear day, to Portland.

The following courses are available at Stonebarrow Hill and you can complete any of them by downloading the Oriento app. The table may include an approximate length of the course plus the number of controls which you need to collect on your run. Click on a course to view the current leaderboard for the course.

Name Controls Runs Description & Rules
Long 25 0

The Long Score course consists of 25 controls. It descends further to the last footbridge over Westhay Water and also visits Chardown Hill to the east. The map scale is 1:7500.

  • You need to collect controls AH, AN, AQ, AR, BA, CO, BB, ES, FJ, FO, GH, HF, IP, JM, JS, MT, MW, NG, RE, SJ, SS, TK, WR, YT, and RJ.
  • Controls can be collected in any order.
  • You have 60 minutes to complete the course.
Short 20 0

The Short Score course consists of 20 control sites on the fast heathland on the southern slopes of Stonebarrow Hill and the fields of Westhay valley to the south. The map scale is 1:5000.

  • You need to collect controls AH, AN, AQ, AR, BA, BB, BV, CO, CV, FJ, FO, HF, JM, MT, MW, NG, RE, SJ, SS, and WR.
  • Controls can be collected in any order.
  • You have 30 minutes to complete the course.