AlpineQuest GPS Hiking

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    AlpineQuest GPS Hiking

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    AlpineQuest is the complete solution for all outdoor activities and sports, including hiking, running, trailing, hunting, sailing, geocaching, off-road navigation and much more.

    You can access and store locally a large range of on-line topographic maps, which will remain available even while being out of cell coverage. AlpineQuest also supports on-board file based maps, like MemoryMap(c) maps.

    By using the GPS and the magnetic sensor of your device (with compass display), getting lost is part of the past: you are localized in real-time on the map, which can also be oriented to match where you are looking at.

    Save and retrieve landmarks, share them with your friends. Track your path, get advanced statistics and interactive graphics. You won't have anymore questions about what you can accomplish.

    By staying fully operational out of cell coverage (as often in mountain or abroad), AlpineQuest assists you in all your desires of deep wilderness exploring...

    Don't hesitate, try the free Lite version right now!

    PLEASE report suggestions and issues on our dedicated forum (no registration needed, all questions answered) and not in comments.

    Key features are:

    • Built-in online maps (with automatic local storage; road, topo and satellite maps included);
    • Built-in online layers (road names and hills shading);
    • Get more online maps and layers in one click from the included community map list (Nokia maps, Yahoo! Maps, local topo maps, ...);
    • Complete area storage of online maps for off-line use;
    On-board offline maps support (visit our website to get the free map creator MOBAC);
    Memory-Map support (QuickChart .QCT maps only, .QC3 maps not compatible, test your maps using the free Lite version first);
    • Multiple maps in layers display, with per-map opacity control;
    • Advanced SD memory card Map Explorer and Scanner.

    • Create, display, save, restore unlimited number of waypoints, routes, areas and tracks;
    • Import/export GPX files, Google Earth KML/KMZ files, CSV/TSV files;
    • Support OziExplorer WPT and Geocaching LOC waypoints;
    • Save and share online locations with other users using Community Landmarks;
    • Details, advanced statistics and interactive graphics on various items;
    • Time Controller to replay time-tagged tracks;
    • Routes, tracks and areas creator;
    • Advanced SD memory card Landmarks Explorer.

    GPS Position / Orientation
    • On-map geolocation using GPS or Network;
    • Map orientation, compass and target finder;
    • Built-in GPS/Barometric track recorder (long tracking capable, running in a separate and light process);
    • Proximity alerts and leave path alerts;
    • Barometer support (for compatible devices).

    And more:
    • Metric, imperial and hybrid distance units;
    • GPS Latitude/Longitude and grid coordinate formats (UTM, MGRS, USNG, OSGB, Irish Grid, Swiss Grid, Lambert Grids, DFCI Grid, QTH Maidenhead Locator System, ...);
    • Ability to import hundreds of coordinate formats from;
    • On-map grids display;
    • Full screen map view;
    • Multi-touch zoom;
    • ...

    About the "Phone state and identity" Android permission: due to the backward compatibility of AlpineQuest with Android 1.5, this permission is automatically added by Google Play.

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    Denise Goodwin

    by Denise Goodwin

    Aug 11, 2017  |  "Great"

    My biggest problem is that I can only get the add waypoint screen to come up about 30% of the time. Very frustrating when you want to add a picture waypoint. It's incredibly frustrating missing good waypoints because they are gone by the time the screen comes up.

    Jules M

    by Jules M

    Jul 29, 2017  |  "Awesome"

    Well thought out. Great app!

    Maarten Meijer

    by Maarten Meijer

    Jul 29, 2017  |  "Great"

    Although a nice app, the user interface has some shortcomings that contribute to a steep learning curve. 1. When you enter a route or set of waypoints, or change some settings, you have to restart the app to see results. 2. Editing of coordinates is unwieldy. Besides, coordinates are always rounded down.

    Adrian Miller

    by Adrian Miller

    Jul 25, 2017  |  "Awesome"

    The best hiking app I've seen - does everything you need it to do.

    Robert Cupp

    by Robert Cupp

    Jul 20, 2017  |  "Awesome"

    Worked very well at Red River Gorge as long as I downloaded the details of the areas I wanted to go ahead of time while online, they were available for me very accurate detail later on the trails. Awesome accuracy too.

    Simon Grogan

    by Simon Grogan

    Jul 19, 2017  |  "Awesome"

    I've used plenty of apps for hiking and this is by far the best. It has loads of maps you can choose from and hundreds of features. It's only downside is it can get tricky to remember where to find lesser used features in the menus