ViewRanger Outdoors GPS (USA) - Topo Maps, Trail Navigation and Route Tracker Navigation App Review (iOS, $14.99)

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Languages: Catalan, English, French, German, Spanish

Seller: Augmentra Ltd

Version 4.2
New features:
-Fixes for iOS 7 button display issues, and for the cookie-related online service access problem.
-Buddy beacon links can be tapped on in the favorites section, taking you to the beacon on the map.
-Improved Create saved map function.
-Statistics now show in the stopwatch on the map when GPS is running, not just when a track is recording.
-Navigation arrow now updates faster.
-Place name search improved.
-Various other bug fixes and improvements.

Customer Ratings

All Versions:
19 Ratings
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Description

ViewRanger is the complete offline mapping, navigation & guided trail service for Outdoor Enthusiasts. Perfect for backcountry exploring or simply days out in the frontcountry.

FREE MAPS INCLUDED
● OpenStreetMap© & OpenCycleMap Global street & terrain mapping
● Bing Aerial Imagery, Ski map, Transport map.

This premium version comes with USA topo mapping from USGS & AccuTerra maps, in addition to this Canada NRCan maps can also be added for just $5.00.
Premium topographic mapping also available for many other countries.
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FEATURES INCLUDED
● GPS mapped location, even without mobile signal
● Offline map mode* – store in advance using “Create Saved Map”
● Track recording – view your path on map to keep or share, even add Flickr photos
● Sports computer stats – view distance, speed, etc
● Real time location sharing** – BuddyBeacon (requires data connection)
● Active Route Navigation***
● Synchronises with web account for route planning, publishing and sharing. (my.viewranger.com)
● Integrated with Facebook, Twitter
● Many other advanced features - find out more on our website
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Already a fan of ViewRanger? Like us on Facebook or Follow us on Twitter for the latest news and updates:

facebook.com/viewranger
twitter.com/viewranger

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A choice of Global open-source maps are included for free and are streamed over data connection, that can be cached for offline use. With ViewRanger, you can choose the best map to use and you'll always know your mapped location, even where there’s no mobile signal.

It’s easy to record a track of your progress, so you can view your path and stats for every trip. Your tracks can be stored using your free web account (my.viewranger.com) or shared using Facebook or Twitter, you can even add photos using Flickr. You can also use BuddyBeacon, our PIN protected real-time** tracker & location sharing feature.

Planning a trip? Use ViewRanger to create & follow your own routes or simply download one from our growing library of expert and community generated walks and cycle rides***. And as our expert guided routes are created by book publishers, forest service and outdoors magazines they are packed with local knowledge to enhance your experience.

ViewRanger is designed for Hiking, Backpacking, Mountain Biking, Cycling, Skiing, Snowboarding, snowmobiling, Horse riding, cross country running, ATV and Quad biking, , Hot air ballooning, Micro-light flying, Nature watching, Photography and most outdoors activities. It’s used & trusted by most Search & Rescue teams.
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What our customers have to say:
“Simply the best off-road walking and cycling app anywhere."
“Not only is this an excellent app, but the helpfulness and speed of their response to my queries was exceptional."

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Paid for Map choice available in over 22 countries:
Great Britain Ordnance Survey, Ireland (OS Ireland and OS NI), Germany (BKG), France (IGN), USA (USGS/Accuterra), Austria and Liechtenstein (Kompass), Belgium (IGN/NGI) Canada (NR Can), Czech Republic (DPA), Finland (NLS), Netherlands (Kadaster), New Zealand (LINZ), Norway (Statkart), Slovenia (NMA) Spain (CNIG), The Canaries Islands (Discovery Walking), Sweden (Lantmäteriet)), Switzerland (Swisstopo), Denmark (Geodatastyrelsen), Madeira, Greece (TERRAIN Editions SA), Slovakia, (DPA), and parts of Italy.

*store in advance using “Create Saved Map”. ** requires mobile signal. *** may incur additional charges
Free Global maps © 2012 OpenStreetMap, CC-BY-SA & contributors.
Need more info? visit: http://www.viewranger.com. Any questions or feedback, please drop us an e-mail: support@viewranger.com

Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life.

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