Beware all …… in a park near you, from October 23rd to 31st, is the Halloween Hunt.  A community virtual orienteering event hosted by Dublin City Sport & Wellbeing Partnership (DCSWP).

Enjoy the Halloween festivities by joining one of the virtual orienteering events hosted in one of 7 Dublin City Parks.

Each park has up to 17 zombie locations.  Find all zombie locations in your local park to be in with the chance of winning hauntingly good prizes!


Calling all Zombie Hunters – Zombie Prize Chest:

  • All Zombie Hunters will be entered into the chance to win a prize.
  • The fastest Zombie Hunter will win a Top Zombie Hunter prize.
  • The best dressed Halloween Zombie hunter will win a prize! Just tag #DCSWPHalloweenHunt


Zombie Locations are found by using the MapRun6 app on your smart phone as a zombie detector. The Virtual zombie locations are found in 7 DCC parks.  The app will map your hunt and zap the virtual Zombie locations. Listen out for the zombie beep!

Zombie Hunters assemble!!


Dublin City Council Parks – Halloween Hunt – (Select Short Course A in the MapRun6 App for the following Parks to complete the Hunt).  There is a how to guide to using the MapRun6 for your information.

  • La Fanu, Ballyfermot, Dublin 10
  • Anne’s Park, Raheny, Dublin 5
  • Herbert Park, Dublin 4
  • Eamonn Ceannt Park, Sundrive Road,  Dublin 12
  • Albert College Park
  • John Paul Park, Ratoath Road, Cabra Dublin 7
  • Poppintree Park, Dublin