How to earn your badge
- Learn how to read a four-figure grid reference.
- Understand how to use the key of a map.
- Use a map during an outdoor activity.
- Draw a simple map to direct someone from your meeting place to a local point of interest.
- With other Scouts, go for a walk with a leader around the local area. Take it in turns to use one of these methods of navigation:
- written instructions
- recorded instructions
- road signs
- tracking signs
- Learn the eight points of a compass and use them in an activity.
- Show you know how to dress appropriately for the activities involved in this badge and what equipment you and the adults need on the activities.