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Continuing our celebration of National Map Reading Week, well done Chris Jukes for correctly answering yesterday's question. Chris identified the mountain summit at grid reference SH 610 544 as Snowdon!

We've had so many entries so far this week we've had to make things a bit harder today. If you think you know the answer email

Find out more about National Map Reading Week at

GREAT NEWS for our valuable Concession Members. We've heard that although you love our reduced Membership fees, you've told us that our hostel and camping weekends can sometimes be out of your reach.

Well thanks to the OutdoorLads Foundation we're now pleased to offer 50% off all of our paid events!

So if you're under 25, in full-time education or receiving an income support style benefit (JSA, Income Support, DLA/PIP) then why not take advantage of Concession Membership? Find out more at

Are you following us on Facebook? No? Then you're missing out on our great National Map Reading Week competition!

Everyday throughout the event we'll be posting a map-related question on social media. Find out more at

Congratulations to Rob, Roger, Chris, Graeme, Paul and Kong who all passed their National Navigation Award Scheme Bronze Award today after two great days out in The Peak District under the expert tuition of volunteer Simon. 

Don't worry if you missed this training weekend as we'll be running more next year including NNAS Bronze and Silver Awards.