In this lesson, review everything that can be learned by perusing the information on the map's outer perimeters. Learn about the scale, declination, and more.
Discover how to use the UTM system, or universal transverse mercator system, in this lesson. Learn about writing coordinates, using a UTM square, and more.
Want to take a more in depth look at how to use the UTM system? In this lesson, Just Trails demonstrates how to use the UTM system by plotting points on a map.
In this lesson, learn about how longitude, or meridians, and latitude, or parallels work and discover how you can use them for point plotting.
In this lesson, learn how to read a topo map and discover how to differentiate between a mountain, a ridge, a drainage or valley, a saddle, and more.
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