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Gaia GPS - Offline Topo Maps, Compass, and GPS Tracking for Trails – Hiking, Biking, Skiing, Camping, Running

  • Category: Navigation
  • Released date: 09/21/2009
  • Current Version: 5.1
  • Seller: Trailbehind, INC.
  • Recommended Age: 4+
  • Download Size: 7386918
  • Last Update: 07/22/2011
  • Requirements: All

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Gaia GPS is the ultimate app for backcountry, off-grid, and off-trail adventures.

Painstakingly crafted over the last two years by a pair of backpackers, Gaia offers the full functionality of a handheld, backcountry GPS unit. Once you use Gaia, your other hardware will collect dust.

►► Quotes

"Gaia GPS can get you where you want to go, no matter where you are."
FOXNews, TappedIn -

"Gaia GPS proved the best app for both platforms…"
Wired UK -

"I tried several and Gaia is the most user-friendly." -

"… it clearly beats out other apps which only have a small set of the functionality ..."
TouchMyApps -

"You can save your tracks, save your maps, save your gpx's, etc. It's pretty freaking cool." -

►► Features

• Download maps for times when you don't have an internet connection.

• No extra charges - download as many maps as you want, and use Gaia on all of your iPhones/iPads/iPods.

• View topographic and road maps. Use MyTopo maps in the US/Canada, and CloudMade topo and road maps all over the world.

• Display NEXRAD radar and TrailBehind waypoints on the map.

• Record tracks, waypoints, and take photos.

• Search for nearby waypoints and reports about places.

• Import and export GPX files, by email or to

• Customize all aspects of Gaia, including units, coordinates types, color and sound, and more.

• Browse the Map Store, and subscribe to cool map sources like Snowmobile Trails from US Trailmaps, NOAA Charts, and more.

►► IMPORTANT - IPOD TOUCH AND NON-GPS IPHONES - This application will not be fully functional on these devices. The GPS Recorder and compass will be inactive. You will be able to view maps and waypoints, but you cannot record tracks.

►► GPS WARNING - Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life.

►►About Us
Gaia GPS is a full-featured outdoor GPS app, developed by Anna and Andrew. We wander around with our dogs and like to pitch our tent wherever Gaia leads us. Please email us with questions, bug reports, feature ideas, and other feedback at [email protected]

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