There is nothing like the great outdoors, and it becomes all the more enjoyable when we bring along our favorite apps. Backpacker GPS Trails by the folks at Trimble is one such must-pack app designed improve the back-to-nature experience for hikers.
iPhone and iPad apps tagged "trail maps."
UrbanCyclr: Track, Explore and Share Popular Cycling Routes
The UrbanCyclr team is determined to make bicycling in urban areas more popular and less intimidating by sharing real-life information amongst bicyclers about how people move around in the cities.
Navigate the Great Outdoors with EasyTrails GPS 6
If you're an avid hiker, bike rider, runner or all-around outdoors enthusiast there are several apps that you can use to enhance your experiences. Enter EasyTrails GPS 6 — a navigation and tracking app made specifically for lovers of the great outdoors.
Maps 3D Uses Detailed Terrain Display to Help Users Navigate the Great Outdoors
Whether you're skiing, cycling, mountaineering, off-roading or simply traveling, the Maps 3D iPhone app is the GPS navigation system for all your outdoor activities. The features are a delight — mountains, valleys and your own route are displayed in 3D from start to finish for a totally new navigation experience!
Geocaching guiding you for hours of hidden treasure fun
Geocaching is basically a game of treasure hunting. When I first heard about it a year ago I had no idea how remarkably popular geocaching is. It’s a game played by untold numbers of people throughout the world.
Keep a Record of Where You've Been with Trails - GPS Tracker
Trails - GPS Tracker is designed to tell you where you've been, more than for where you're going like some other GPS apps for the iPhone 3G and 3GS. Bikers, joggers, motorists and even snow mobilers who wish to record their travels for record-keeping, journaling or other purpose will find this app useful. However, its main focus is on hikers.
Alpine Ski Trail Maps Show the Lay of The Land for Skiers
Alpine Ski Trail Maps promises to relieve you of having to tuck away those foldable ski maps into your coat. Instead, it offers hundreds of maps that can instead be all tucked away onto your iPhone/iPod touch.