Events at Upton Country Park

  • Poole’s premier outdoor events venue
  • Offering a programme of events and activities to enjoy all year round
  • There’s something here for everyone!

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Events may be subject to change; please check our Facebook page for any last minute updates

Regular activities at Upton Country Park

Upton House parkrun (5km / 3.1 miles) at 9am every Saturday, and Upton House Junior parkrun (2km / 1.25 miles) at 9am every Sunday. Come along and join in whatever your pace. Visit or for registration details, tips and course map.

Segway Tours Running up to 10 times a day throughout the year – a unique way to enjoy the Country Park! Take a guided Segway tour gliding through the beautiful gardens and woodland with a qualified instructor whilst you take in the abundance of plants and wildlife around you. Minimum age for a Segway tour is 12 years. Please phone Dorset Segways on 01183 341807 or 01183 341808. or visit for more information or to book .

Free Health Walks The Poole Healthy Walks Scheme offers free walks led by trained volunteers:

  • every Friday at 12.00 noon for a Grade 1 walk (suitable for walkers of all abilities)
  • the third Friday of each month at 11.30am for a Grade 3 (more challenging) walk
  • there is also a Grade 1 walk on the second Saturday of each month at 10am. 

No need to book, just turn up and join in … and be sure to stay for some post-walk refreshments. New walkers always welcome. Meet by the bus shelter in the main car park.

Please see our Things To Do page for details of more activities such as Orienteering…

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