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iHikeGPS : USA + SE & SW Canada GPS Topo Maps

$9.99
iPhone / iPad
Genres:
  • Travel
  • Navigation
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Your iPhone or WiFi+Cellular iPad can be a high-performance GPS receiver with both USGS & US Forest Service topo maps! Headed into the wilderness? Buy this app now so you will always know where you are, where you've been, & where you're going. Highest quality track recording, best route navigation, & most accurate Estimated Time of Arrival of any available hiking app. No sign-up, no ads, no subscription, no in-app purchase required, making this less expensive and higher quality than the “free” apps. Recommended in “Essential Gear for Safe Hiking”.

FOREVER-FREE TOPO MAPS

▶ USA: 24K USGS & US Forest Service topo maps. The 2015 Forest Service maps prominently display Forest Service road numbers, making a huge difference for finding your way around the back country. 63K USGS maps for Alaska

▶ Alberta & British Columbia south of 54° latitude, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia & Prince Edward Island: 50K National Resources Canada topo maps

▶ Stitches beautiful high resolution, detailed topo map images for seamless coverage across map boundaries

▶ Store up to 550 maps to use anytime in the wilderness without cell service. Maps from our server have a shorter download time, use less of your monthly data allotment & use less memory

▶ Print maps overlaid with waypoints, routes & tracks. Share map images & locations using email, Twitter, Facebook, Messages, Photos, Open In, AirDrop or the clipboard


TRACKS, WAYPOINTS & ROUTES

▶ Record a track. View it on the map. Record in the background

▶ Show an elevation graph of your track or a route with altitude data. View date, time & average speed of track points

▶ Mark waypoints using a convenient button on the map screen or by tapping a geotagged photo. Refine a waypoint position when you arrive

▶ Set a quick GoTo waypoint or a full route and see the heading, direction, horizontal distance, vertical distance & Estimated Time of Arrival

▶ Routes can be built & edited starting with waypoints or a recorded track

▶ Import & Export GPX waypoint, route & track files via eMail, Messages, Dropbox, Open In, AirDrop or iTunes

▶ Send KML files to display immediately in GoogleEarth

▶ GPS+Glonass satellites improve accuracy in challenging terrain with iPhone 4S, iPad mini, iPad 3 & later

▶ Barometric pressure sensor reduces elevation data noise on iPhone 6, iPad Air 2, and later


SET IT UP AS YOU LIKE

▶ Miles, nautical miles, or km. Ft or meters

▶ Degrees, Degrees/Minutes, Degrees/Minutes/Seconds or UTM

▶ °True or °Magnetic


HOW TOS

▶ Tap Help in the App

▶ Online Manual on iHikeGPS.com

▶ Follow on Twitter: @iHikeGPS

▶ Email developer: lwjames@iHikeGPS.com


WHAT OTHERS SAY

▶ “I am VERY impressed!!!…It pretty much blows… , my previous fave GPS app, out of the water. Your track recording features, fast map downloads, and well thought out interface make it a real winner. It's very sophisticated software, and makes my iPhone just about as good as $600 Garmin… Actually better, in a lot of ways”-John in OR

▶ “GREAT APP! I…am really loving the interface, the maps, & the features you've provided”-Laurie in TX

▶ “Perfect for anyone camping, fishing and hiking, it'll provide great detail when you need it the most…for anyone who takes the great outdoors seriously”-David on HandheldItems.com

▶ “…thank you for developing IHIKEGPS…what a great product it is. I am impressed!…I use it hiking, biking, skiing and Jeeping”-Ammon in CO


DEVICE REQUIREMENTS

● No device requires a cellular data plan to use iHikeGPS

● iPhone 3GS or later, and all WiFi+cellular iPads support full navigation

● iPod touch (gen 3 or later) & WiFi-only iPads require an iOS-compatible external GPS receiver to show your location in the wilderness & record tracks. View maps using the iOS device alone

• File sharing via AirDrop & Messages requires iOS 7 or later

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


Your dream of hiking adventures reaches new heights with iHikeGPS