“A map is the greatest of all epic poems. Its lines and colors show the realization of great dreams.”

Gilbert H. Grosvenor

Editor of National Geography

BRITISH ORIENTEERING CLUBS

Orienteering is an exciting and challenging outdoor sport that exercises mind and body. Find a club near you.

ORIENTEERING BASICS

If you want to learn more about the basics of orienteering,  then checkout this ‘Get Out & Go’ series of videos.

BBC BITESIZE GEOGRAPHY

Find out lots of fantastic facts about geography via the videos, games and animations on the BBC website.

THE WORLD OF GEOGRAPHY

Here is a wonderful gallery for you, full of information to fill your minds with wonder, images to spark your own imaginations and wonder and knowledge about the world of geography that may make you want to know more so that you too can become an important part of this world. You will be able to read all about recent important happenings and people in this field today, but you will also be able to appreciate the history of the subject and some inspirational people, from a range of backgrounds, who have helped to make it what it is. We hope that as you participate and learn more, you will see and value just how much there is in the world that is truly fantastic and awe-inspiring and that you, one day, might feature on these pages yourselves!

PLACES TO GO & THINGS TO DO

Here, you can find regularly updated information about great places to visit and things to get involved in linked to geography.

Test your knowledge of geography by taking part in our quiz.

Geography Questions