Ordnance Survey OS Explorer Walking Maps

Ordnance Survey Explorer Maps (Orange Covers)

1:25 000 Scale (4cm to 1km or 2 1/2 inches to 1 mile)

The whole of mainland Britain is covered by Ordnance Survey 1:25000 scale Explorer Walking Maps, providing improved mapping for walkers, cyclists, horse-riders and tourists. If you are going walking and hiking - an Explorer map is the best map to use.

The Ordnance Survey describe Explorer Walking Maps as:

"The large format Explorer maps cover mainland Britain and carry the same topographical information formerly included on the old Pathfinder Walking Maps, but with additions such as selected tourist information and places of interest. They will also have geographically based sheetlines, to cater for regional tourism needs as well as local ramblers, cyclists and horse-riders."

Features include:

Highly detailed for easy use, Large area coverage, National Trail and Recreational Path routes shown, Selected tourist information, Rights of Way for England and Wales"

To find a walk on Ordnance Survey OS Explorer Walking Maps using our unique interactive walk selection system see Walks > Find Walks on Ordnance Survey Explorer™ Walking Maps (Orange Covers).

To find a walk on Ordnance Survey OS Explorer Walking Maps listed by map see Walks > Walks on Ordnance Survey Walking Maps.

Ordnance Survey Explorer Maps (Orange Covers)

OL1 The Peak District – Dark Peak area
OL2 Yorkshire Dales – Southern & Western areas
OL4 The English Lakes – North Western area
OL5 The English Lakes – North Eastern area
OL6 The English Lakes – South Western area
OL7 The English Lakes – South Eastern area
OL9 Exmoor
OL12 Brecon Beacons National Park – Western & Central areas
OL13 Brecon Beacons National Park – Eastern area
OL14 Wye Valley and Forest of Dean
OL15 Purbeck and South Dorset
OL16 The Cheviot Hills
OL17 Snowdon/Yr Wyddfa and Conwy Valley/Dyffryn Conwy
OL18 Harlech, Porthmadog & Bala/Y Bala
OL19 Howgill Fells and Upper Eden Valley
OL20 South Devon – Brixham to Newton Ferrers
OL21 South Pennines
OL22 New Forest
OL23 Cadair Idris & Bala Lake/Llyn Tegid
OL24 The Peak District – White Peak area
OL26 North York Moors – Western area
OL27 North York Moors – Eastern area
OL28 Dartmoor
OL29 Isle of Wight
OL30 Yorkshire Dales – Northern & Central areas
OL31 North Pennines – Teesdale & Weardale
OL35 North Pembrokeshire/Gogledd Sir Benfro
OL36 South Pembrokeshire/De Sir Benfro
OL40 The Broads
OL41 Forest of Bowland & Ribblesdale
OL42 Kielder Water
OL43 Hadrian’s Wall
OL45 The Cotswolds
101 Isles Of Scilly
102 Land's End
103 The Lizard, Falmouth & Helston
104 Redruth & St Agnes
105 Falmouth & Mevagissey
106 Newquay & Padstow
107 St Austell & Liskeard
108 Lower Tamar Valley & Plymouth
109 Bodmin Moor
110 Torquay & Dawlish
111 Bude, Boscastle & Tintagel
112 Launceston & Holsworthy
113 Okehampton
114 Exeter & the Exe Valley
115 Exmouth & Sidmouth
116 Lyme Regis & Bridport
117 Cerne Abbas & Bere Regis
118 Shaftesbury & Cranborne Chase
119 Meon Valley, Portsmouth, Gosport & Fareham
120 Chichester, South Harting & Selsey
121 Arundel & Pulborough
122 Brighton & Hove
123 Eastbourne & Beachy Head
124 Hastings & Bexhill
125 Romney Marsh, Rye & Winchelsea
126 Clovelly & Hartland
127 South Molton & Chulmleigh
128 Taunton & Blackdown Hills
129 Yeovil & Sherborne
130 Salisbury & Stonehenge
131 Romsey, Andover & Test Valley
132 Winchester, New Alresford & East Meon
133 Haslemere & Petersfield
134 Crawley & Horsham
135 Ashdown Forest
136 The Weald & Royal Tunbridge Wells
137 Ashford, Headcorn, Chilham & Wye
138 Dover, Folkestone & Hythe
139 Bideford, Ilfracombe & Barnstaple
140 Quantock Hills & Bridgwater
141 Cheddar Gorge & Mendip Hills West
142 Shepton Mallet & Mendip Hills East
143 Warminster & Trowbridge, Westbury & Mere
144 Basingstoke, Alton & Whitchurch
145 Guildford & Farnham
146 Dorking, Box Hill & Reigate
147 Sevenoaks & Tonbridge
148 Maidstone & the Medway Towns
149 Sittingbourne & Faversham, Isle of Sheppey
150 Canterbury & the Isle of Thanet
151 Cardiff & Bridgend / Caerdydd a Phen-y-bont ar Ogw
152 Newport & Pontypool / Casnewydd a Phont-y-pwl
153 Weston-Super-Mare & Bleadon Hill
154 Bristol West & Portishead
155 Bristol & Bath, Keynsham & Marshfield
156 Chippenham & Bradford-on-Avon
157 Marlborough & Savernake Forest
158 Newbury & Hungerford
159 Reading, Wokingham & Pangbourne
160 Windsor, Weybridge & Bracknell
161 London South, Croydon & Esher
162 Greenwich & Gravesend
163 Gravesend & Rochester
164 Gower
165 Swansea, Neath & Port Talbot
166 Rhondda & Merthyr Tydfil / Merthyr Tudfi
167 Thornbury, Dursley & Yate
168 Stroud, Tetbury & Malmesbury
169 Cirencester & Swindon, Fairford & Cricklade
170 Abingdon, Wantage & Vale of White Horse
171 Chiltern Hills West, Henley-on-Thames & Wallingford
172 Chiltern Hills East, High Wycombe, Maidenhead
173 London North, Harrow & Enfield
174 Epping Forest & Lee Valley, Hertford & Harlow
175 Southend-on-Sea & Basildon
176 Blackwater Estuary, Maldon
177 Carmarthen & Kidwelly / Caerfyrddin a Chydweli
178 Llanelli & Ammanford / Rhydaman
179 Cheltenham, Gloucester & Stroud
180 Oxford
181 Chiltern Hills North, Aylesbury
182 St Albans & Hatfield
183 Chelmsford & The Rodings
184 Colchester
185 Newcastle Emlyn / Castell Newydd Emlyn
186 Llandeilo & Brechfa Forest / Fforest Brechfa
187 Llandovery / Llanymddyfri, Llanwrtyd Wells & Llyn Brianne
188 Builth Wells / Llanfair-ym-Muallt
189 Hereford & Ross-on-Wye
190 Malvern Hills & Bredon Hill
191 Banbury, Bicester & Chipping Norton
192 Buckingham & Milton Keynes
193 Luton & Stevenage
194 Hertford & Bishop's Stortford
195 Braintree & Saffron Walden
196 Sudbury, Hadleigh & Dedham Vale
197 Ipswich, Felixstowe & Harwich
198 Cardigan & New Quay / Aberteifi a Cheinewydd
199 Lampeter / Llanbedr Pont Steffan
200 Llandrindod Wells & Elan Valley
201 Knighton Presteigne
202 Leominster & Bromyard
203 Ludlow, Tenbury Wells & Cleobury Mortimer
204 Worcester & Droitwich Spa
205 Stratford-upon-Avon & Evesham
206 Edge Hill & Fenny Compton
207 Newport Pagnell & Northampton South
208 Bedford & St Neots
209 Cambridge
210 Newmarket & Haverhill
211 Bury St Edmunds & Stowmarket
212 Woodbridge & Saxmundham
213 Aberystwyth & Cwm Rheidol
214 Llanidloes & Newtown / Y Drenewydd
215 Newtown / Y Drenewydd & Machynlleth
216 Welshpool & Montgomery
217 The Long Mynd & Wenlock Edge
218 Kidderminster & Wyre Forest
219 Wolverhampton & Dudley
220 Birmingham
221 Coventry & Warwick, Royal Leamington Spa & Kenilworth
222 Rugby & Daventry
223 Northampton & Market Harborough
224 Corby, Kettering & Wellingborough
225 Huntingdon & St Ives
226 Ely & Newmarket
227 Peterborough
228 March & Ely
229 Thetford in the Brecks
230 Diss & Harleston
231 Southwold & Bungay
232 Nuneaton & Tamworth
233 Leicester & Hinckley
234 Rutland Water
235 Wisbech & Peterborough North
236 King's Lynn, Downham Market & Swaffham
237 Norwich
238 East Dereham & Aylsham
239 Lake Vyrnwy & Llanfyllin
240 Oswestry
241 Shrewsbury
242 Telford, Ironbridge & The Wrekin
243 Market Drayton, Loggerheads & Eccleshall
244 Cannock Chase & Chasewater, Stafford Rugeley & Cannock
245 The National Forest, Burton upon Trent & Swadlincote
246 Loughborough, Melton Mowbray & Syston
247 Grantham, Bottesford & Colsterworth
248 Bourne & Heckington
249 Spalding & Holbeach
250 Norfolk Coast West
251 Norfolk Coast Central
252 Norfolk Coast East
253 Lleyn Peninsula West / Pen Llyn Ardal Orllewinol
254 Lleyn Peninsula East / Pen Llyn Ardal Ddwreiniol
255 Llangollen & Berwyn
256 Wrexham & Llangollen
257 Crewe & Nantwich
258 Stoke-on-Trent & Newcastle-under-Lyme
259 Derby, Uttoxeter, Ashbourne & Cheadle
260 Nottingham
261 Boston
262 Anglesey West
263 Anglesey East
264 Vale of Clwyd / Dyffryn Clwyd
265 Clwydian Range / Bryniau
266 Wirral & Chester / Caer
267 Northwich & Delamere Forest, Winsford & Middlewich
268 Wilmslow, Macclesfield & Congleton, Altrincham, Knutsford & Sandbach
269 Chesterfield & Alfreton
270 Sherwood Forest
271 Newark-on-Trent, Retford, Southwell & Saxilby
272 Lincoln, Sleaford, Metheringham & Navenby
273 Lincolnshire Wolds South
274 Skegness, Alford & Spilsby
275 Liverpool, St Helens, Widnes & Runcorn
276 Bolton, Wigan & Warrington
277 Manchester & Salford
278 Sheffield & Barnsley
279 Doncaster, Conisborough, Maltby and Thorne
280 Isle of Axholme, Scunthorpe & Gainsborough
281 Ancholme Valley
282 Lincolnshire Wolds North
283 Louth & Mablethorpe
284 Grimsby, Cleethorpes & Immingham Caister & North Thoresby
285 Southport & Chorley, Wigan, Formby & Ormskirk
286 Blackpool & Preston, Lytham St Anne's & Leyland
287 West Pennine Moors, Blackburn, Darwen & Accrington
288 Bradford & Huddersfield
289 Leeds, Harrogate, Wetherby & Pontefract
290 York, Selby & Tadcaster
291 Goole & Gilberdyke
292 Withernsea & Spurn Head
293 Kingston Upon Hull & Beverley
294 Market Weighton and Yorkshire Wolds Central
295 Bridlington, Driffield & Hornsea
296 Lancaster, Morecambe & Fleetwood
297 Lower Wharfedale & Washburn Valley
298 Nidderdale
299 Ripon & Boroughbridge, Easingwold
300 Howardian Hills & Malton
301 Scarborough, Bridlington & Flamborough Head
302 Northallerton & Thirsk, Catterick & Bedale
303 Whitehaven & Workington, Cockermouth & Egremont
304 Darlington & Richmond, Egglescliffe & Gainford
305 Bishop Auckland, Spennymoor & Newtown, Aycliffe Sedgefield & Crook
306 Middlesbrough
307 Consett & Derwent Reservoir, Stanhope
308 Durham & Sunderland, Chester-le-Street & Peterlee
309 Stranraer & The Rhins
310 Glenluce & Kirkcowan
311 Wigtown, Whithorn & The Machars
312 Kirkcudbright & castle Douglas
313 Dumfries & Dalbeattie
314 Solway Firth, Wigton & Silloth
315 Carlisle, Brampton, Longtown & Gretna Green
316 Newcastle Upon Tyne
317 Ballantree, Barr and Barhill
318 Galloway Forest Park North
319 Galloway Forest Park South
320 Castle Douglas, Loch Ken & New Galloway
321 Nithsdale & Dumfries
322 Annandale, Annan, Lockerbie & Beattock
323 Eskdale and Castle o'er Forest
324 Liddesdale & Kershope Forest
325 Morpeth & Blyth, Ashington & Longframlington
326 Ayr & Troon
327 Cumnock & Dalmellington
328 Sanquhar & New Cumnock
329 Lowther Hills, Sanquhar & Leadhills
330 Moffat & St Mary's Loch
331 Teviotdale South
332 Alnwick & Amble Craster & Whittingham
333 Kilmarnock & Irvine
334 East Kilbride, Galston & Darvel
335 Lanark & Tinto Hills
336 Biggar & Broughton
337 Peebles & Innerleithen
338 Galashiels, Selkirk & Melrose
339 Kelso, Coldstream & Lower Tweed Valley
340 Holy Island & Bamburgh
341 Greenock, Largs & Millport
342 Glasgow
343 Motherwell & Coatbridge
344 Pentland Hills
345 Lammermuir Hills
346 Berwick-Upon-Tweed, Eyemouth & Duns St Abb's Head & Cockburnspath
347 Loch Lomond South
348 Campsie Fells
349 Falkirk, Cumbernauld & Livingston
350 Edinburgh
351 Dunbar & North Berwick
352 Islay South
353 Islay North
354 Colonsay & Oronsay
355 Jura & Scarba
356 Kintyre South
357 Kintyre North
358 Lochgilphead & Knapdale North
359 Oban South, Kerrera & Loch Melfort
360 Loch Awe & Inveraray
361 Isle of Arran
362 Cowal West & Isle of Bute
363 Cowal East
364 Loch Lomond North
365 The Trossachs, Callander, Aberfoyle & Lochearnhead
366 Stirling & Ochil Hills West
367 Dunfermline, Kirkcaldy & Glenrothes South
368 Crieff, Comrie & Glen Artney
369 Perth & Kinross, Ochil Hills East & Loch Leven
370 Glenrothes North, Falkland & Lomond Hills
371 St Andrews & East Fife
372 Coll & Tiree
373 Iona, Staffa & Ross of Mull
374 Isle of Mull North & Tobermory
375 Isle of Mull East
376 Oban & North Lorn
377 Ben Cruachan, Loch Etive & Glen Orchy
378 Ben Lawers & Glen Lyon
379 Dunkeld, Aberfeldy & Glen Almond
380 Dundee & Sidlaw Hill
381 Blairgowie, Kirriemuir & Glamis
382 Arbroath, Montrose & Carnoustie
383 Morvern & Lochaline
384 Glen Coe
385 Rannoch Moor & Ben Alder
386 Pitlochry & Loch Tummel
387 Glen Shee & Braemar
388 Lochnagar, Glen Muick & Glen Clova
389 Forfar, Brechin & Edzell
390 Ardnamurchan, Moidart, Sunart & Loch Sheil
391 Ardgour & Strontian
392 Ben Nevis
393 Ben Alder, Loch Ericht & Loch Laggan
394 Atholl
395 Glen Esk & Glen Tanar
396 Stonehaven, Inverbervie & Laurencekirk
397 Rum, Eigg, Muck, Canna & Sanday
398 Loch Morar & Mallaig
399 Loch Arkaig
400 Loch Lochy & Glen Roy
401 Loch Laggan & Creag Meagaidh
402 Strathspey
403 Cairn Gorm & Aviemore
404 Braemar, Tomintoul & Glen Avon
405 Aboyne, Alford & Strathdon
406 Aberdeen & Banchory
407 Skye - Dunvegan
408 Skye - Trotternish & The Storr
409 Raasay, Rona & Scalpay
410 Skye - Portree & Bracadale
411 Skye - Cuillin Hills
412 Skye - Sleat
413 Knoydart, Loch Hourn & Loch Duich
414 Glen Shiel & Kintail Forest
415 Glen Affric & Glen Moriston
416 Inverness, Loch Ness & Culloden
417 Monadhliath Mountains North & Strathdearn
418 Lochindorb, Grantown-on-Spey & Carrbridge
419 Grantown-on-Spey & Hills of Cromdale
420 Coreen Hills & Glenlivet
421 Ellon & Inverurie
422 Nairn & Cawdor
423 Elgin, Forres & Lossiemouth
424 Buckie & Keith
425 Huntly & Cullen
426 Banff, Macduff & Turriff
427 Peterhead & Fraserburgh
428 Kyle of Lochalsh, Plockton & Applecross
429 Glen Carron & West Monar
430 Loch Monar, Glen Cannich & Strathfarrar
431 Glen Urquhart & Strathglass
432 Black Isle
433 Torridon - Beinn Eighe & Liathach
434 Gairloch & Loch Ewe
435 An Teallach & Slioch
436 Beinn Dearg & Loch Fannich
437 Ben Wyvis & Strathpeffer
438 Dornoch & Tain
439 Coigach & Summer Isles
440 Glen Cassley & Glen Oykel
441 Lairg, Bonar Bridge & Golspie
442 Assynt & Lochinver
443 Ben Kilbreck & Ben Armine
444 Helmsdale & strath of Kildonan
445 Foinaven, Arkle, Kylesku & Scourie
446 Durness & cape Wrath
447 Ben Hope, Ben Loyal & Kyle of Tongue
448 Strathnaver / Srath Nabhair & Loch Loyal
449 Strath Halladale & Strathy Point
450 Wick & The Flow Country
451 Thurso & John O'Groats
452 Barra & Vatersay / Barraigh agus Bhatarsaigh
453 Benbecula & South Uist / Beinn na Faoghla agus Uibhist a Deas
454 North Uist & Berneray / Uibhist a Tuath agus Bearnaraigh
455 South Harris / Ceann a Deas na Hearadh
456 North Harris & Loch Seaforth / Ceann a Tuath agus Loch Shiphoirt
457 South East Lewis / Taobh an Eardheas Leodhais
458 West Lewis / Taobh Siar Leodhais
459 Central Lewis & Stornoway / Meadhan Leodhais agus Steornabhagh
460 North Lewis / Ceann a Tuath Leodhais
461 Orkney - East Mainland
462 Orkney - Hoy, South Walls & Flotta
463 Orkney - West Mainland
464 Orkney - Westray, Papa Westray, Rousay, Egilsay & Wyre
465 Orkney - Sanday, Eday, North Ronaldsay & Stronsay
466 Shetland - Mainland South
467 Shetland - Mainland Central
468 Shetland - Mainland North East
469 Shetland - Mainland North West






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