6 Apps You Need To Download Before Your Next Hike
Good news: five out of the six apps are free.
Map My Hike – GPS Hiking Tracker & Trail Finder
Hiking is a great, scenic way to stay fit. The Map My Hike app helps you improve your hike with a detailed report on factors like the distance, duration, elevation and calorie burn for every mile you go.
If you’re the type of hiker who likes to get off the beaten track, Spyglass is a must-have. This GPS tool kit is the most advanced and accurate digital compass on the market, making it an essential app for adventurous explorers.
AllTrails – Hiking, Running and Biking Trails
Whether you’re hiking at home or abroad, download this app for access to more than 50,000 trails around the world. Trails categorized with filters like difficulty level or dog and kid-friendly trails, making it easy to you’re your perfect hike.
Take part in the exhilarating international treasure hunt that is geocaching with this helpful app. You’ll have access to GPS coordinates for millions of “caches” (usually a small hidden waterproof box that has a logbook) in Canada and around the world, right from your phone.