Our online mapping application, designed for people who love the outdoors and planning their routes, is celebrating its first anniversary!

Launched in April 2011, OS getamap is the answer to many walkers’ dreams. We hoped that map lovers would jump at the chance to get unrestricted access to Ordnance Survey mapping, and our expectations weren’t far off the mark! There are now more than 10 000 people subscribed to the service and we’ve had more than

780 000 visitors using the application so far, with a staggering 75 000 routes plotted and saved in the 12 months since launch. That’s a great deal of walking, cycling, scrambling, running and hiking.

So, let me tell you a bit about OS getamap. If you aren’t already using it you might not realise how useful it is in terms of travelling light, planning your route and discovering new places to check out.

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