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Introduction to Map Reading

This session will introduce you to map-reading and compass work for complete beginners. A theory session will take place first at the Long Barn in the Divis Road car-park.

This will be followed by a short practical session in the Divis and Black Mountain area.


Sunday 21st September


Divis and Black Mountain

Session Times

12:30 to 14:30

Event Mainly Suited For


Fitness Level


Key Info
  • Learn map basics
  • Learn compass basics
Bookings have now closed for this event.

Please make bookings directly through the Get Outdoors Weekend website, but feel free to contact Divis Coffee Barn if you would like more specific information on the event:

What to Bring

Suitable outdoor clothing, pen, notebook and a compass if you have one. Compasses are supplied.

Minimum Age & Activity Length

Over 12

What's Included

Theory and practical training session.

Compass and map.

Meeting Point

The Long Barn at Divis Road car-park.

Directions to Location

Minor road off the B38 Upper Springfield Road, off the A55 Outer Ring.