Chimani Grand Canyon National Park
By Chimani, LLC
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Over 250+ unique points of interest (POIs) throughout Grand Canyon National Park. A 45+ minute audio/auto tour, GPS-enabled/custom-made map which works without a cell/wifi connection, daily Ranger-Led events schedule, sunrise/sunsets data for over a year, free shuttle bus schedule and route map, 150+ photographs, 35 hiking trail descriptions, scenic viewpoint guide, a special Safety section, and details on camping, lodging, dining, stores, restrooms, parking, picnicking, and bicycling.
+ Content has been written by a professional travel writer - not copy-and-pasted from the Park Service website!
+ Over 150 photographs of park, featuring the works of Wayne Ranney from his book "Carving Grand Canyon"
+ Descriptions for 35 of the most popular hiking trails with the park.
+ Unique Safety section which details all the concerns while visiting the park.
+ Location and description of EVERY restroom in the park!
+ Location and description of EVERY parking lot in the park!
+ Location and description of EVERY picnic area lot in the park!
+ Details on lodging, stores, camping and dining options throughout the park!
+ High resolution, custom-made map of the park.
+ Designed to work 100% without a cellphone/WiFi connection.
+ All trails labeled and displayed based on National Park Service supplied geographic information system data (GIS)
+ Interactive map annotations.
+ GPS "where ** I" function for the entire Park (does not work on non-GPS enabled devices such as the iPod Touch)
+ Ability to turn on/off all points of interest "layers" on the map.
+ 45+ minute audio tour by a professional voiceover artist.
+ 91 points of interest located in the Village, Hermit Road, Desert View Drive, and North RIm areas.
RANGER-LED EVENTS SCHEDULE:
+ Daily National Park Service Ranger-led events are pre-loaded
+ Includes the time, optional fees, accessibility, meeting location, and description.
+ View multiple days of events
+ Updated on a regular basis
+ Sunrise and sunset data for seven of the best locations in the park
+ View any date within 365 days into the future
+ Updated on a regular basis
+ Two "swipe-able pages" of National Park Service symbols
+ Search all content within the app
+ Favorites feature
+ Key event alerts
What's New in Version 2.8
Winter has arrived early so why not use the NEW "My Trip" feature to help plan your next national park adventure. This is our first version of the tool so please send your feedback and suggestions to email@example.com (the Chimani team loves hearing for you!). Also, we eliminated some nasty iOS8 bugs in this release.
- Category: Travel
- Updated: 25 November 2014
- Version: 2.8
- Size: 135 MB
- Language: English
- Developer: Chimani, LLC
- © 2010-14 Chimani
Compatibility: Requires iOS 7.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimised for iPhone 5, iPhone 6, and iPhone 6 Plus.