British Orienteering Championships 2018
Orienteers are advised that with the exception of the Scottish Championships weekend (Individual and Relay) being held on the 21 and 22 May 2016 the Balmoral Estate is embargoed for the British Orienteering Championships (Long Distance). Torphantrick (5 km east of Ballater) is embargoed for the British Relays. These events will be held over the weekend 12 and 13 May 2018.
Access is allowed along public roads shown within the embargoed area.
Visits in the immediate vicinity of Balmoral Castle, gardens, exhibitions, gift shop and coffee shop are permissible. The start of the Scottish 6 Days (Royal Deeside 2017) coincides with the Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology and Balmoral Castle (normally open April till the end of July) is a popular tourist attraction.