Do you want to be able to track your route perhaps for navigational purposes or maybe for exercise reasons? The following list of apps is dedicated to giving you a way to track your route and a whole lot more. Perhaps you’re a runner, walker, cyclist, or hiker and would like to keep track of your statistics each time you head out. Here are a number of user-friendly options.
The best iPad apps for route tracking
30 Sep 2017, by Cherry Mae Torrevillas
“World Uncovered is a simple concept with the potential to go far.” This statement is very true and you now have the potential to go far with this app. World Uncovered will track all of your adventures whether they be locally, across the nation, Internationally, in the wilderness or in the city. The goal of this app is to motivate you to get out, have fun and record where you go or visit via GPS tracking. All of your data will be displayed through four different map modes with stunning visual details. But, what makes this app stand out from the pack is that it adds gaming elements by allowing users to earn points for their journeys, compete against others, has Game Center integration, allows users to earn achievements and helps you to set goals. The app is also battery efficient so that you don’t drain your iDevice’s battery while having fun trekking all over the globe. Your recreational and vacation life will never be the same after you download this app.
- Record all of your travels and outdoor adventures via GPS tracking
- 4 map modes, Maps are visually appealing and track various items
- Score points, Earn achievements, Compete against friends
- The app will help set goals to accomplish, Battery efficient
- Unlock all features with an in-app purchase
Chart out your next adventure with JourneyPin, an app that allows you to visualize your next trip by pinning hot spots, restaurants, attractions, and other places that catch your fancy while you are researching the cities you are about to visit. As you pin the locations you want, you can add media such as photos, notes, and other data to each pin. Furthermore, the app will provide GPS-enabled directions to each of your stops, and help you plan the optimal route so you hit all the places you want to go to.
- Weather forecasts for various locations
- Add media, notes, and other data to pins
- Discover great places via Panoramio, Google Places, and Instagram integration
- GPS-enabled directions to each location
- Create the best possible route through each city
Here's an app that is multi-functional and can be used for both personal and business reasons. The Route Tracker app is dedicated to providing real-time GPS tracking which can be useful in a number of ways. This is a great way to track your current route and then send it to family and friends. They will know where you are the entire time. As well this can be used by businesses to track their delivery vehicles for the same type of reason, shedding light on where they are at all times. The app tracks every five seconds if you are traveling at 25mph and lower and if you are traveling about 25mph then it tracks every 10 seconds. It runs in the background.
- The app runs in the background
- It tracks either every five seconds or every 10 seconds
- Track business vehicles
- Track your own route and send to family and friends
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Cyclists now have a streamlined and user-friendly option for tracking their route with the Map My Ride app. This one will track your route using GPS and is able to log more than 600 different kinds of activities so it's incredibly versatile. Your activity graph is where you can find your data and get what you need in a quick glance. All data can be synced and then shared with other apps and you can also import data. If you're looking for a little motivation why not take part in the various community challenges? The app is loaded with tools and features that can change how you go about cycling.
- The app is streamlined and user-friendly
- Track your cycling route and data
- Share data with other apps
- Import data
- It can log more than 600 different kinds of activities
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Instead of downloading a variety of health-based apps, why not get everything you need in one convenient offering? That is what the RunKeeper app attempts to offer users. This app is able to keep track of your training goals, track your weight loss, measure how far you traveled in your workout, track your pace, track your speed, figure out how many calories you've burned, and so much more. You can set up pre-planned routes which you can then follow, listen to your own music in the background, and add your indoor activities as well. While you're actually workout out you'll be given audio updates about your pace, total mileage, speed, and calorie count.
- Track a wide variety of information in one spot
- Get audio updates while working out
- Listen to your music
- Follow your pre-planned routes if you like
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There's no better way to stay motivated where your health and fitness is concerned than by tracking your activities and progress. The Map My Fitness app gives users the perfect way to do this. Through the app you'll be able to log more than 600 kinds of workouts. Not only can you graph all your activity, you can also track the gear that you are using, which will shed light on what works for you and what doesn’t. The app provides you with full workout stats, you can share your data, and you can import data. There is a social side to the app too where you can join community challenges.
- Map all kinds of activities
- View a graph of your activity
- Track your gear that you are using
- Join in community challenges
- Import data
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Here's an app that has been created for those who run, jog, and/or walk as their form of exercise. The WalkJogRun GPS Running Routes app features tools that allow you to track your route through GPS. As you start to build a database of your routes you'll be able to start monitoring your progress. This one is also great for providing you with routes. You'll be able to search for routes, view the popular ones, and then customize your own route if you like. Once you head out you can follow your route on the map. All your training sessions will be logged.
- Ideal for tracking your run, jog, and/or walk
- Monitor your progress
- Search for routes, check out the popular routes
- Customize your own route
- Follow routes on a map
- The user interface is sleek and impressive
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Rather than make guesses about your bike route, use the Runtastic Road Bike PRO GPS Cycling Computer, Ride and Route Tracker app and start tracking all kinds of data including your actual route. This app is meant to act as a GPS cycling computer filled with all kinds of tools that help you out. You can even find routes through the app so you can challenge yourself with new ones. View the weather conditions, use the auto-pause tool, listen to your music in the background, and if you have the hardware, you can track your heart rate.
- Discover routes and create your own
- Track your route and its details
- View weather conditions before heading out
- Listen to music in the background
- Track your heart rate
- The app will automatically pause when you stop moving
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If you're curious about how many calories you burned on your bike ride, or you'd like to see your data logged out in details, the Map My Ride+ app gives you the tools to do so. Through this app you can start tracking your bike rides using the integrated GPS camera. It doesn't stop there you can also import data so you can get the complete picture. This one is able to log more than 600 different kinds of activities. In your activity feed you will be able to share all your progress with family and friends and you can view the same in their feeds. The community actually has more than 30 million members.
- Track your bike ride
- Log details on graphs
- Share your progress in the activity feed
- The app has more than 30 million members
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Whether you run for pleasure, for exercise, or you're in the middle of training for a marathon, the Map My Run+ offers a way to track all your workouts. The app is GPS-based in order to track and log your activities. Your activity graph is where you'll find all the details about your run and where you can also log more than 600 other types of activities. Get a detailed look at your workout stats such as your calories burned, the distance you have run, your pace, the elevation, and the route. You can even track the gear you are using on each run so you get an idea of when it's time to replace your shoes and such.
- Get detailed data on your workout
- Graph 600 types of activities
- Track the gear you are using
- The app is user-friendly