Adventure race Slovenia is a sport competition that takes place in nature and has a strong emphasis on orienteering skills. Different types of maps are indispensable tools for the implementation of disciplines and movements on the ground. The aim of the thesis is to describe the process of preparing maps for Adventure race Slovenia, to analyse and describe the changes in the preparation and creation of maps in the last decade. The analysis includes the types of sources used, their main features and improvements, changes in procedures of map making and improvements on maps created so far. It presents the drafting of map making, manufacturing technology and printed copies of maps of Adventure races Slovenia 2016.