Map Reading & Navigation

Avoid being 'navigationally challenged' out on the moors by learning the basics of OS map and compass use.

What to expect:

  • 3.5 hour session

  • 3-4 miles of hiking on challenging moorland

  • Use of compass and map

What you will learn:

  • how to orientate your map

  • how to identify land features on an OS map

  • how to navigate to a location using a compass

  • how to navigate to a location using land features

  • how to estimate distance and pace