PathAway GPS Professional

PathAway GPS Professional

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Powerful and versatile GPS application for any outdoor recreational or professional use. Record tracks, capture points, create and follow routes, navigate with online, cached, or custom imported maps, share location with others. The Professional Edition is a fully customizable navigation and mapping solution for all outdoor adventure and Professional work.

The Professional Edition of PathAway contains all the features of Express Edition plus many powerful features for the Professional or advanced user. PathAway PRO offers much more customizability in the User Interface, Data Management, as well as Remote Location Sharing, Elevation Profile, Multi-track/route view, plus many more extra features... See http://pathaway.com/pw5profeaturesandroid.htm for the complete list.

*** Now includes Weather Forecast overlay maps! ***
This is a new feature to overlay weather maps onto existing maps and charts. A free sample is included showing low resolution 12 hour Wind, Precipitation, and Temperature. Paid Premium subscription can be purchased in the App.

PathAway's powerful feature-set makes it useful for backcounty and outdoor adventure or any off-road GPS activity such as aviation, boating, off-road driving, hiking, cycling, running, touring, Geocaching, rally racing, motorcycle touring, running and athletic training, ballooning, fishing, hunting, paragliding, mountain climbing, ultra-light flying, canoeing, snowmobiling, scuba diving, outdoor education, mapping/GIS, mining, military training, surveying, site inspection, telematics, field data collection, search and rescue, or any application where location is important.

Features:
- Tried and tested software base developed with user feedback over the last 14 years on many different mobile device platforms;

Maps:
- Use online maps from Google maps, OpenStreetMap, OpenCycleMap (Topo), USGS Topos and aerials, FAA USA Aviation charts, ArcGIS World and USA Topographic, Natural Resources Canada topographic maps;
- Maps are cached for off-line use when connectivity is not available;
- Import and use customized PathAway maps created using PathAway Map Creation Tools or 3rd party Mapping Applications;
- BSB/KAP Maps and Nautical Charts direct support.

Tracking:
- perform extensive GPS track logging limited only by system memory;
- track in the background while using other applications or with the device locked.
- One touch "BackTrack" feature to find your way home after recording your way out;
- Manage and Edit Track logs and track points;

Points:
- Capture points, describe by name, icon, description, photo from gallery or camera;
- Over 100 icons to choose from;
- Manage and Edit Points;
- Organize your points by creating multiple Points Databases;

Navigation:
- Navigate using point-to-point or multi-point routes;
- Create navigational routes simply be tapping on the map to add or insert route points;
- Proximity to point and off-track Alarms;
- Auto Rotate maps to direction of travel
- Uses build-in magnetic compass for slow speed directional location. Great for Geocaching when you’re trying to pin-point a cache..
- View navigational information on a customizable dashboard;
- Map View or Compass and Info Views;
- Multiple coordinate grid and datum display including lat/long, UTM, OSGB, MGRS, MGA, GGRS87, Warschauer, Localized Grids for Austria, Germany, Quebec, Sweden, Switzerland, Israel, New Zealand, Czech S-JTSK,.
- Import/Export GPX, KML, KMZ, and PathAway delimited files.

- 2-way wireless remote location tracking. See where others are right from your handheld, share your location with others, or send to a central tracking service.
- elevation/speed profile map.
- multi-folder support, route and track lines styles, position marker styles, show multiple tracks, routes on the map at the same time.

NOTE: This update uses permissions for SMS messaging for sending location if configured to send via SMS.

Tags: pathaway gps 5 professional edition, pathaway gps professional 5.81.03.05.

Recently changed in this version

Release Version 5.82.00.06
- Fixe for Android 5.0
- Added: Export Point Database. Photos now included in kmz and zipped export files.
- Bug fixes

Release Version 5.82.00.02 - Sep 24, 2014
- Added: Hi-Res Scale Adjust option to adjust visibility of map text on hi-res screens.
- Added: Can now move/delete route points while in Edit Route Mode.
Version 5.81.02.01
- Added: Theyr Weather Forecast overlay maps. This is a new feature to overlay weather maps onto existing maps and charts.


Comments and ratings for PathAway GPS Professional
  • (61 stars)

    by darren schofield on 21/11/2014

    Way way to slow, even course up is slow and often hard to get....simple and fast is great, but not what we have here..

  • (61 stars)

    by Chris Anderson on 01/10/2014

    Love this app. It helps me in a lot of ways. Plus being able to mark spots of interest is very useful. I prefer this over a separate GPS unit because it is an all-in-one deal for me. The only down fall I see (and really isn't pathways fault) is the time span with the weather. 3 hours is a big gap and being in the far south weather (rain and wind) change just about every 15 minutes. I wouldn't expe

  • (61 stars)

    by Eileen Sibley on 24/09/2014

    Won't even open. Just immedietly stops. Bought for charting, but it apparently is just hype. Don't waste your time.