Meet the experts in business, geography and expedition leadership in our latest videos. Follow our story, subscribe to our channel and learn from our regular how-tos and outdoor challenges on wheels, feet, paddles and hooves!

Meet the Adventurers

Our ‘Meet the Adventurers‘ shows how SplashMaps support inspirational expeditions

Our ‘Meet the Adventurers’ series invites you out into the expedition. Meet our amazing Ambassadors discovering new and inspirational ways to explore the outdoors. Be it for charity, fun or work, each of these films will help you discover your kind of adventure and pick up some top tips on navigation on the way.

Map Care – Marking & washing paper and fabric maps

What types of pens to use and how best to mark-up and wash off pen marks for paper and fabric maps

From your Doorstep

‘From your doorstep’ is our series of films for the perfect mappy exercise time

Let’s get you loving those trails while adventuring from home during lock-down. From your Doorstep, our series of ‘How to’ videos, demonstrate how to make the most of exercise time while observing physical distancing. Each 3-minute video covers 5 simple to follow tips and keeps you and your community discovering despite restrictions.

  • 5 Steps to: Planning the perfect solo off-road circular
  • 5 Steps to: Brining your housemates into your venture
  • 5 Steps to: Staying connected with more remote buddies
  • 5 Steps to: Visiting more distant friends safely

Training for Mountains

Got a need for something steep? Our videos get you training for mountains with top tips and expert reviews from professional mountain leaders.

Planning for Welsh Mountains when all you have is hills
Review of SplashMaps with Moutain Rescue and Leader, Will Close-Ash FRGS

Confidence in your adventure

Our company video gives you our founding SplashMaps idea. Shouldn’t maps be better? Last longer? Be more resilient? Perhaps a bit more handy? We believe fabric maps are the answer to giving you Confidence in your Adventure. Here’s why…

Mountain Biking, Trekking, Running and Exploring – our corporate video highlights the benefits of fabric maps

Exploring anywhere in the world

These videos give you a taste for how maps are used in some inspirational international expeditions and vacations.

Around the world gap year with a difference – As seen from the sidecar with a Wold SplashMap
What the Royal Geographical Society’s best explorers thought of SplashMap’s worldwide coverage of detailed mapping
How easy to set-up a map for your vacation! How much better your holiday as a result!

Long Distance

These videos demonstrate how SplashMaps work on some of the finest long distance challenges in the UK. We visit the National Parks and take on the challenges on foot and by bike using Harvey and Ordnance Survey fabric maps.

Our Long Distance Harvey SplashMaps are put to the test on the 100 mile South Downs Way – for Cycling, Walking & running
Our 3 Peaks Map gets a soaking in the Yorkshire Dales for this classic long distance walking challenge

Hiking and Planning

Considering a hike with a group? Our videos give you top planning tips for mixed groups in some of the most compelling landscapes in Great Britain.

Planning for mixed groups as demonstrated on the South West Coast Path National Trail
Hiking with a support team: 2018 SplashMaps Challenge in the Peak District

Cycling and Mountain Biking

Trail finding on foreign soil or racing an historic loop. These videos are for all cycling and mountain biking at pace and on track.

What are the 5 things the French do best for trail seekers and cyclists?
Using a personalised SplashMap to discover the trails around the Gorge du Verdon, France
SplashMaps and Cyclocross – The Battle in the Bowl, Hampshire, UK

Are they tough enough?

SplashMaps have been tested by the best. But, really, are they tough enough? It’s time to believe your own eyes. Here are some videos of SplashMaps really being put to the test.

Coasteering – taking a map with you – in and out of the water! Tough enough?
Marine training: Ex-services survival training test SplashMaps in rivers
Scratch and attrition testing with rabbits – We don’t approve of any other type of animal testing!

SplashMaps and Business

Enjoy a good story about a innovation and entrepreneurialism? You’ll love our stories of SplashMaps and Business. These videos give you a taste of how we work with businesses around the world.

SplashMaps take on the Dragons and end up with a Lush deal!
SplashMaps in Retail – At Look Mum No Hands
SplashMaps at Europe’s largest Outdoors event, Outdoors by ISPO

Cycling well -a Cycling Gent’s view

Why are cyclists the scruffiest people at work? These videos prove that doesn’t have to be the way. Follow the Cycling Gent and you’ll always be cycling well, travelling light and looking your best!

Avoiding helmet hair
Shiny shoes despite the bike ride – Cyclists don’t have to be the scruffiest people at work
Thin layering for frosty days; ditch the ski jacket and use your maps to stay warm – no sweat!

The worlds most respected explorers – Reviews

The world’s most respected explorers are turning to SplashMaps. There are too many reasons to write down. So these videos give the floor to some famous faces to explain why maps simply need to be fabric.

“One of the most useful accessories for expeditions for the past 10 years” – John Blashford-Snell explains how the Scientific Exploration Society use SplashMaps for Survey and discovery
Jordan Wylie – a hunter from Channel 4’s “Hunted” thanks us for the unique sea-chart he used to “Row Dangerously”