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CDT Hiker: Guthook's Guide for iOS

Developer's Description

CDT Hiker: Guthook's Guide is a guide for your hike on the Continental Divide Trail. A free section covers the 85.3-mile Crazy Cook route in New Mexico from the U.S./Mexico Border to Lordsburg and the 57.8-mile Columbus-Gila alternate route from the U.S./Mexico Border to Deming. Further sections of the trail are available as in-app purchases.The app has been built in partnership with Jerry Brown of Bear Creek Survey Service. Each waypoint in the Bear Creek map books is plotted and described in the CDT Hiker: Guthook's Guide apps.Guthook's Guide use a combination of your phone's GPS, downloaded topo maps, and the Apple Maps interface to accurately locate your position on the trail. No phone service? Not a problem -- your phone's GPS pinpoints your location on top of topo maps downloaded as part of the app.A red line indicates the location of the official CDT on the map. Popular alternate routes are indicated in blue and accompanied by a separate list of waypoints and elevation profile. Waypoints of interest to the hiker are plotted on the map. There are also markers on the map every mile or kilometer of the trail track.The elevation profile shows trail distance vs elevation and plots your current location on the trail. Each waypoint is plotted on the profile. Each waypoints is clickable, opening to the waypoint's detail page.The guidebook lists every waypoint in order by distance along the trail.Each waypoint includes a detail page, providing further details about that particular waypoint. Details include the waypoint's mileage point and elevation, photographs of many of the waypoints, distance northbound and southbound to the next water source, a Trail Register where you may post comments and read other users' comments, and other details that will help you during your hike, and help you plan your hike.The types of waypoints include:-->Water sources-->Towns/post offices/services-->Trail junctions-->Parking areas along the trail-->Campgrounds, ranger stations-->Roads, railroad tracks, power lines, fences, gates-->Other Landmarks

Full Specifications

What's new in version 5.0.3

Version 5.0.3:-Complete overhaul of trail-loading & purchasing screen. You can now download photos and maps from here, and set which offline map is available for each trail section.-Route Drawing tool allows you to drop pins on any trail to draw a continuous route, creating a custom elevation profile and mileage chart as you go. Especially useful for making custom routes along the CDT's many alternate routes.-Tap on any point on a trail to get an instant reading of the trail distance for that point.-Completely redesigned waypoints info screens and waypoint icons.-Waypoint details screen has more space for photos, and those photos can now be zoomed.-Improved stability of offline maps.-You can now edit or delete your own waypoint comments.As always, feel free to let us know what you think, or if you find any bugs that we missed: support@atlasguides.com (we even got a new tech support email address). Leaving a review in the App Store is appreciated, although if you want a response, email is best-- We aren't able to respond to App Store reviews.

General

Release June 12, 2016
Date Added June 12, 2016
Version 5.0.3

Operating Systems

Operating Systems iOS
Additional Requirements Compatible with: ipad2wifi, ipad2wifi, ipad23g, ipad23g, iphone4s, iphone4s, ipadthirdgen, ipadthirdgen, ipadthirdgen4g, ipadthirdgen4g, iphone5, iphone5, ipodtouchfifthgen, ipodtouchfifthgen, ipadfourthgen, ipadfourthgen, ipadfourthgen4g, ipadfourthgen4g, ipadmini, ipadmini, ipadmini4g, ipadmini4g

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