OS Explorer Map – Active
What are the main features of an OS Landranger Map – Active?
An Active map is identical to the standard OS Explorer except it has a lightweight encapsulated coating which protects it from wet weather.
The OS Explorer Map - Active series can:
- be written on with washable ink – making it simple to highlight your favourite routes and then wipe them off when you return home.
be used in all weathers
What kind of outdoor activity is the OS Explorer Map - Active suitable for?
The map will get you safely from A-B following a pre-planned route or will help you to undertake impromptu days out. If you’re looking for a great new place to explore then an OS Explorer Map - Active will show you exactly what to expect when you get there. This map is perfect for every outdoor activity you take part in and because it is weatherproof it will stay in one piece.
The map is ideal for:
- dog walkers
I don’t understand map symbols can I still use this map?
Yes, all the map symbols shown on the map are explained in an easy to use customer map key.
Does the map show every landmark and feature?
The level of detail on an OS Explorer map - Active means that you will know exactly what you will encounter on your hikes and rides. The map is perfect for planning a long walk as you will find every:
- tourist attraction
- nature reserve
I want to take my OS Explorer Map – Active out in wet weather, is it suitable?
The lightweight plastic coating on the Active maps allows you to take your map out in wet weather. It is designed to stand up to the elements and is tougher than the standard paper version of the OS Explorer.