Discover inspiring route guides, download detailed Ordnance Survey® maps, and navigate with confidence on your next hike, bike ride, country walk, or outdoor adventure. Go anywhere: ViewRanger works offline without mobile signals.

** Best Buy 5 Stars -The Great Outdoors **
** Five-star must have app -The Sunday Times **
** The ultimate off road GPS guide software -T3 magazine **
** Trusted by over 300 Search & Rescue teams **

ViewRanger offers several map types, including:
** Free Worldwide Maps: Street maps, aerial and satellite imagery, and terrain maps.
** Premium Maps: Upgrade to see terrain and trail details other maps miss. Download Great Britain Ordnance Survey® Explorer 1:25,000 & Landranger 1:50,000 maps. Check out Harvey Superwalker and British Mountain Maps.

Exploring outside the UK? Check out Premium topographic maps for 23 countries, including Canada, France, Germany, Italy, New Zealand and USA.

Using your device's GPS, the app doesn’t need data or mobile signal to locate you on a map, record a track, or follow a route. Maps are stored on your phone to work offline too.

Download routes from our global library of expert and community-generated walks and rides. Or, create and follow your own.

Launch our Skyline feature and pan the landscape using your iPhone’s camera. Skyline identifies over 9 million peaks, places, lakes in the world. Bonus: When following a route, see direction arrows and navigate to points on the real landscape.

Download nearby routes directly on your watch over cellular on Apple Watch Series 3. Pan and zoom maps in full screen to view areas in more detail. Follow routes and explore offline on Apple Watch Series 2 & 3 (or on earlier models when connected to iPhone).

Provides detailed information about your activity, including the number of steps you’ve walked and your heart rate (when using Apple Watch™ or Bluetooth 4.0 enabled devices). Tracks recorded from activities in ViewRanger can be saved to Apple Health as workouts.

In-App Subscriptions
ViewRanger offers auto-renewing subscriptions in Great Britain (Annual £24.99 and monthly £4.99), USA (Annual £17.99 and monthly £4.49) France (Annual £20.99, quarterly £13.49 and monthly £4.99) Canada (£4.49 annual), New Zealand (£6.49 annual), Netherlands (Annual £8.49 and monthly £3.49) and Belgium (Annual £17.49). These prices are for UK customers but may vary by country or when converted to local currency.

You can subscribe and pay through your iTunes account. Your subscription will automatically renew unless canceled at least 24 hours before the end of the current period. Auto-renew may be turned off after purchase from your iTunes account settings but refunds will not be provided for any unused portion of the term.

Terms of use:
Privacy policy:

Free Global maps © OpenStreetMap contributors.
Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life.
Some features, such as viewing online maps, browsing routes, downloading maps and routes and sharing your location using BuddyBeacon require an internet connection.

What's New

Version 8.6.4

Fixes an issue that accidentally pauses track recording

Ratings and Reviews

4.6 out of 5

2.5K Ratings

2.5K Ratings

Editors' Notes

Thousands of trails for outdoor adventures.



I’ve had some kind of smart phone for a few years now and wanted to find a good app for walking with. Having used another well known app for recording my Walkies and workouts for a couple of years I came to realise that something was missing........Maps. During that time I had purchased os online maps but it was in its infancy and I couldn’t get on with it as os played around and made changes I’d payed for two years subscription and only logged on on the computer twice. I’d downloaded a walking map app but it was really after users buying maps. After some frustrating experience I decided to just forget the whole idea for a while.
I joined some walking groups on FB and it seemed folk were using two different apps with relative ease ViewRanger was on my radar more so and was then recommended so I downloaded it. I didn’t get my hopes up and only gave it a look at this weekend while away walking in Wales. Messing around with it I found out how to plot and save a local route out from the hotel and had an awesome evenings walking around Swiss Valley reservoir. So the following morning I plotted another route around Furnace pond and was back in time for breakfast. I’m over the moon with this app and wanted to recommend it so download it now and go use it, stay safe, Enjoy!!!

An essential App for hiking.


Not wanting the added expense of purchasing a separate GPS unit, this App provides ease of use coupled with a comprehensive system that enables offline/online usage. Proven a life saver when taken a wrong turn when walking in hills or woods but I’ve only tended to use as a backup alongside a physical OS map. The option to get the more detailed terrain specific area maps is handy for research/planning. The access to both national organisation’s and individual walks through the community link is extremely useful, especially when walking in a new location. Not having used the Skyline function yet I cannot provide an accurate assessment of it, from what I’ve looked into though, it would be beneficial for making real time adjustments to a route to circumvent difficulties. Overall, this is a excellent App that works well with the iOS on both the SE (during) & iPad (pre & post analysis). Definite value for money.


OS Great Britain Monthly

Unlimited access to 1:50k & 1:25k OS maps


OS Great Britain Annual

Unlimited access to 1:50k & 1:25k OS maps

Free Trial

Belgium 12 Month Subscription

Unlimited access to IGN Belgium topo maps

Free Trial

France 12 Month Subscription

Unlimited access to France IGN Geoportail map

Free Trial

France Monthly Subscription

Online access to France IGN Geoportail map


In-App Purchases

Three Peaks Challenge

OS map of Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowdon


GB National Parks Map 1:50k

OS map of Great Britain's National Parks


Canada Map

Unlimited access to NRCan maps


Republic of Ireland Map

1:50k OSi map of the Republic of Ireland


New Zealand Map

LINZ 1:50k map


Norway Map

Statens Kartverk 1:50k map



Augmentra Ltd
177.4 MB
Health & Fitness
Requires iOS 9.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
English, Czech, French, German, Italian, Russian, Spanish, Swedish
Age Rating
Rated 4+
This app may use your location even when it isn't open, which can decrease battery life.
© Augmentra Ltd.
In-App Purchases
  1. Top-up (S) credit for maps and routes £5.99
  2. OS Great Britain Annual £24.99
  3. Top-up (M) credit for maps and routes £8.99


  • Family Sharing

    Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.

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