iHikeGPS : USA + SE & SW Canada GPS Topo Maps
By James Associates Inc.
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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, a huge help 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, Import With, AirDrop or the clipboard
TRACKS, WAYPOINTS & ROUTES
▶ Record a track. View it on the map. Record in the background. Trip Timer and Odometer
▶ Show an elevation graph of your track or a route with altitude data. View date, time & average speed of track points
▶ Mark waypoints by their position on a map, by tapping a geotagged photo, or by searching place names. Refine a waypoint position when you arrive
▶ Set a quick GoTo waypoint or a full route & see the heading, direction, distance, elevation gain or loss, and Estimated Time of Arrival
▶ Routes can be built & edited with waypoints or recorded tracks
▶ Import & Export GPX waypoint, route & track files via eMail, Messages, Import With, AirDrop, iCloud Drive, Dropbox 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
▶ 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 for this version
● No device requires a cellular data plan to use iHikeGPS
● iPad 2 or later with WiFi+cellular, and iPhone 4 or later support full navigation
● iPad 2 or later with WiFi-only, and iPod touch (5th gen or later) require an iOS-compatible external GPS receiver to show your location in the wilderness & record tracks. View maps using the iOS device alone
● Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life
Your dream of hiking adventures reaches new heights with iHikeGPS
What's New in Version 7.0.1
• Improved Visual Appearance and Usability
Just as good for downhill skiing, cross-country skiing and snowshoeing as it is for hiking!
- Category: Navigation
- Updated: Dec 02, 2016
- Version: 7.0.1
- Size: 8.3 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: James Associates Inc.
- © 2016 James Associates Inc.
Compatibility: Requires iOS 7.1 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.