Gaia GPS: Topo Maps and Trails

Gaia GPS: Topo Maps and Trails


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"Gaia GPS can get you where you want to go, no matter where you are."
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"You can save your tracks, save your maps, save your gpx's, etc. It's pretty freaking cool." -

►► About Gaia (guy-yuh)

Painstakingly crafted since 2009, Gaia GPS offers the full functionality of a handheld, backcountry GPS unit, with the best outdoor maps on the Market. You can always get in touch with us at

Gaia comes from Greek mythology - she is the Goddess of the Earth, or Mother Nature.

►► Maps
• preview all maps online at
• download worldwide topo, road, and aerial maps
• includes the best government topo maps for the US and Canada (USGS, USFS, NRCan)
• unlimited downloads for offline use - no extra charges

►► GaiaCloud
• use Gaia everywhere - any Android or iOS device, and online at
• sync your tracks, photos, maps, and waypoints to all of your devices
• share links to import tracks and photos, via email, Facebook, Twitter, SMS, and more
• keep your data backed up and synced to other devices, effortlessly

►► Map Tools
• record tracks, waypoints, and take geo-tagged photos
• display NEXRAD radar, track data, and TrailBehind waypoints on the map
• search for nearby waypoints and reports about places.
• import and export GPX/KML files, by file browser, DropBox, and email.
• customize all aspects of Gaia, including units, coordinates types, color and sound, and more.

►► GaiaPro
Subscribe to GaiaPro to get premium maps and features. A GaiaPro subscription costs $39.99/year or $3.99/month.

• download multi-layered maps - mix and set opacity for a many layers at once
• use MapBox cloudless aerial and street maps, the best and most up-to-date OpenStreetMap available
• sync high-resolution photos to GaiaCloud

WARNING, Gaia GPS is not compatible with these 3 devices:
* Droid Razr Maxx
* HTC Wildfire
* Asus Transformer

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Recently changed in this version

* Added support for importing KML and KMZ files
* Ability to import files from more sources (ie Gmail)
* Improved map performance
* Fix occasional crash showing POIs
* Fix occasional download crashes
* Fix bug where occasionally new tracks would rewrite older ones
* Fix for cleaning space when a Map Download is deleted
* Change color scheme in file picker
* Updating sdk to latest version
* Fix index names for mbtiles databases
* Other misc bugfixes and improvements

Comments and ratings for Gaia GPS: Topo Maps and Trails
  • (51 stars)

    by Daniel Roberts on 28/12/2014

    Best GPS app

  • (51 stars)

    by Michael Pacheco on 25/12/2014

    The absolute best, some glitches in the past, but active developers are always making improvements.

  • (51 stars)

    by William Martin on 21/12/2014

    Has glitches, but it's the best.

  • (51 stars)

    by Johan Uribe on 15/12/2014

    This app is absolutely better than I expected and everything that I wanted. The interface is extremely simple and intuitive. The maps load seamlessly with no empty squares and loading times. The maps that come with the app and the additional sources available for free are very high quality, you can zoom in forever without loss of quality. I spend a lot of time backpacking and ski touring in the ba

  • (51 stars)

    by Bruce Winegar on 24/11/2014

    I like all the features. Downloading maps with detail has a learning curve. I would be willing to subscribe to +, if it could load klm or kmz files.

  • (51 stars)

    by Benjamin Griego on 19/11/2014

    I use it for work. It is very accurate, I bought it when I could not find any topo maps of an area I was going to be in. It showed every two track road and hiking trail. Very good

  • (51 stars)

    by Jason Reese on 15/11/2014

    Have used this for several years and have always been happy. The most valuable features for me is the ability to download maps and use them when I have no cell service or data.

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