Welcome To Taunton Racecourse
Taunton is a beautifully located racecourse, offering outstanding views of the Blackwood Hills. With 13 Jumps race meetings per year, the course attracts an enthusiastic and friendly crowd from across the South West. A countryside course with a countryside atmosphere, Taunton also boasts modern facilities and fine hospitality.
Local Transport Links
Taunton Racecourse is on the B3170 road from Taunton to Corfe & Honiton, approximately 2 miles south of Taunton town centre. Leave the M5 at Junction 25 and travel towards Taunton, following the signs for the Racecourse. If you are traveling on the A303 from Dorset or South Somerset, take the A358 which crosses under the M5 and pick up the racecourse signs. For those traveling from North Devon or Minehead, the B3170 leaves Taunton from the traffic lights by the town centre Sainsbury’s.
Taunton Station is on the Paddington line
Stratford-Upon-Avon Railway Station 0.9 miles (1.5 km)
Birmingham 18.6 miles (29.9 km)
Helicopters can land at the racecourse by prior agreement
Map and Route Finder
Directions and route plan will be displayed on the google maps pages, from here you can print, email and save the map.
There are Tote and bookmaker facilities across the course
All car parking is free.
Children aged 16 and under enter for free when accompanied by an adult.
All the public areas of the course are accessible and there is a special viewing area for wheelchairs.
Enclosures And Grandstands
Food And Drink
The Bar and a Cafeteria provide all the food and drink facilities needed or you can use the facilities in Tattersalls.
The Stand enables punters to view from the best positions; there is access to all other racecourse facilities.
Food And Drink
The Saddle Room Café in the Orchard Stand or one of the fully stocked bars and the Orchard Restaurant.
Enjoy full views of the racecourse, as well as being able to access the Parade Ring and Winners Enclosure.
National Hunt Course
Right-handed oval, on the sharp side with short run-in. Circuit 1m2f.
07/01/2013 - Monday
19/01/2013 - Saturday
29/01/2013 - Tuesday
07/02/2013 - Thursday
19/02/2013 - Tuesday
28/02/2013 - Thursday
11/03/2013 - Monday
25/03/2013 - Monday
04/04/2013 - Thursday
24/04/2013 - Wednesday
02/05/2013 - Thursday
14/11/2013 - Thursday
28/11/2013 - Thursday
12/12/2013 - Thursday
30/12/2013 - Monday