Stay safe during your adventures

Longing for bigger adventures? We will teach you how to navigate with a map and compass. It is easy to learn and the knowledge will give you bigger – and safer – adventures!

Modern equipment is good, but trusting yourself and your skills is even better. Explore our compass school, find your compass and be ready for all the adventures out there!


EASY AS 1-2-3

How to navigate
Easy as 1-2-3

Navigating with a map and a compass is as easy as 1-2-3. But there are a few things to learn before heading out.

How Compasses Work

Besides learning how to navigate the easy SILVA 1-2-3 way it is also useful to know the basics of compasses

Find Your Compass

From beginner to expert, find the compass best suited for your needs.

Reading the Map

Knowing the terrain is key when planning your adventure – or when you are right in it.

5 Useful Tips

When heading out for a hike in an unknown environment, details and preparations are crucial.


Our ambition is to develop this Navigation Guide continuously, and we’d love to hear from you. What do you want to learn more about regarding navigation, compasses, maps and places to explore? Please, let us know!

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