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Activity: Plan the Longest Route

Each team attempts to defeat their opponents by planning the longest route possible around a series of control points for them to complete.


  • Two teams play against each other.
  • Each one plans the longest route possible around a set of control points and then swaps routes with their opponents.
  • Each team must then follow the route they have been given and attempt to complete it before their opponents.

    Key Facts

  • OAA
  • Key Stage 2
  • Key Stage 3
  • Key Stage 4
  • Orienteering
  • Activity Sheet Download Required
  • Orienteering Control Markers Required
  • Orienteering Map Required
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