Map Reading Introduction

Report Copyright Infringement View in OSM UK


run a twenty minute base for each six - two sixes at a time on two different tables


A local OS Map printout


Run through basic symbols and point out HQ and their School then ask them to find their own house if possible. see how many symbols they can find on each map and explain them

use the map to make the cubs do a virtual walk from the scout hall to school and explain what they will see along the way


  • Map reader
  • map symbols

Badge Links

  • Navigator - Features
  • Navigator - Locate
  • Teamwork - Helpful