We’ve made it to week three in our six-week blog series on map reading skills. Map reading is an essential skill for any explorer or outdoor enthusiast. We’ve teamed up with Steve Backshall to record a series of videos to remind you of the basics and help you feel confident with your map.
- How to read a grid reference, both four-figure and six-figure versions
- Knowing your compass and how to take a compass bearing
- Understanding magnetic north