Oh, Ranger! ParkFinder™
By American Park Network
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"Even if it weren’t free, Oh, Ranger! ParkFinder™ would be well worth downloading." - Bob Tedeschi, The New York Times
"To find the perfect path, download the free Oh, Ranger! ParkFinder™ app." – The Wall Street Journal
"Oh, Ranger! is your virtual guide to the outdoors — you fire up the app, plug in your location and either see which parks are near you or find an activity you want to do to filter out the parks that let you do it. It's awesome." – Gizmodo
"The Free Oh, Ranger! ParkFinder™ App Offers Treasure Trove of Park Information!" - OutdoorUSA
Selected as a top lifestyle app of 2011 by Wired Magazine
In strategic partnership with Ford Motor Company and LL Bean
Find the parks nearest you with the activities you want to do. Our team of writers and editors has spent years compiling, refining and, most importantly, curating a comprehensive database of every national park, state park, local park and federal public land in America.
Each location is cross-referenced with information about available activities, so you can search for the park nearest you with your favorite things to do. We’re the same team that publishes the little green Oh, Ranger!® guides to national parks and public lands that are read by 20+ million park-lovers each year.
Oh, Ranger! ParkFinder™ includes:
• The Most Comprehensive Database of Public Lands in America, Including National Parks, National Forests and all other Federally-Managed Recreation Destinations, As Well As Every State and Local Park In The Nation.
• Park Overviews
• Activities Descriptions
• Maps & Directions
• Important Phone Numbers
• Lodging & Concession Information
• Non-Profit Partners
• Links to Events and Related Websites
• Related Articles
• Nearby Attractions
Choose from 30 different activity categories to find the right place for you, and your friends and family. You can quickly toggle back and forth to find locations that have any or all of the following activities:
• Auto Touring
• Bird Watching
• Disc Golf
• Dog Run
• Historic & Cultural Touring
• Horseback Riding
• Off-Highway Vehicle (OHV) Use
• Recreation Facility
• Running Track
• Skate Park
• Water Sports
• Wildlife Watching
• Winter Sports
Oh, Ranger! ParkFinder™ contains an exclusive database with information on all different types of public lands, including:
• National Parks
• State Parks
• Local and Regional Parks
• National Forests
• Wildlife Refuges
• Bureau of Land Management (BLM) sites
• US Army Corps of Engineers recreation areas
• and many more public lands…
Through the generous support of Ford Explorer, we’re able to provide this rich database of information ABSOLUTELY FREE! Please download the app and send us your feedback. Tell all your friends to try it too. By downloading Oh, Ranger! ParkFinder™, you’re reinforcing the important role public lands play in our lives and helping to support important conservation efforts.
What's New in Version 2.1
Bug fixes and performance improvements.
Super easy to navigate and more comprehensive and accurate than Yelp. Love that it lets you pick parks based on activities and links you to the parks' websites for more info. It also lets you favorite parks so you don't have to search every time.
Thank you to everyone who put this together!
Easy to use and the data seems strong. Would be great if more images. File size issues?
Has more parks than I thought.
Has more parks than I thought.
- Category: Travel
- Updated: Nov 14, 2014
- Version: 2.1
- Size: 39.6 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: American Park Network
- © 2013 APN Media, LLC All Rights Reserved
Compatibility: Requires iOS 7.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5.