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Cycling in the Lake District

Cycling in the Lake District

After making himself a household name as an Olympic, World, European and Commonwealth triple jump champion, Jonathan Edwards has since switched the sandpits for the saddle, and has chosen some of his...


5 walks around Ben Nevis

5 walks around Ben Nevis

The Ordnance Survey recently announced that the highest mountain in Britain, Ben Nevis, is actually taller than first though. For the first time since 1949, the mountain was ascended by surveyors and...


Casio's Smart Outdoor Watch is out now!

Casio's Smart Outdoor Watch is out now!

Casio’s new WSD-F10 Smart Outdoor Watch is now available to buy in the US and Japan! With ViewRanger as its official outdoor navigation partner, the WSD-F10 is the watch for outdoor enthusiasts. Created...


4 ways to get the most out of the latest app update

4 ways to get the most out of the latest app update

We've been busy these last few months! If you've downloaded the latest update you'll have noticed a totally redesigned 'My Maps' section, complete with extra features and functionality. We listened to your feedback...


ViewRanger supports Disabled Access Day

ViewRanger supports Disabled Access Day

Today is Disabled Access Day, a day that’s all about increasing awareness about accessibility plus encouraging people to visit somewhere they’ve never been before. Launched in 2015, Disabled Access Day brought people...


Add more miles: #Walk2016 tips and tricks

Add more miles: #Walk2016 tips and tricks

The ViewRanger community is amazing! Collectively you’ve walked over 202k miles (at time of writing) for #walk2016, and we’re only in March! Here at ViewRanger, we want you to keep on walking, so we've...


WIN a signed copy of Mountaineering in the Scottish Highlands

WIN a signed copy of Mountaineering in the Scottish Highlands

This competition is now closed - congratulations to winner Alex Halliday! Fresh off the back of winning Trail Magazine’s 2015 Mountain Photo of the Year, climber, photographer and mountaineer Paul Brett is releasing...


ViewRanger revolutionises search and rescue operations in Norway

ViewRanger revolutionises search and rescue operations in Norway

Following a successful pilot programme in Norway, ViewRanger – the global mapping and navigation app – is set to be deployed by 30 of the Norwegian Peoples Aid (NPA) search and rescue...


Follow in Julia Bradbury's footsteps with ViewRanger

Follow in Julia Bradbury's footsteps with ViewRanger

That's a wrap! What a fantastic series - from the Anglesey Coastline to the Cotswolds and the Peak District, Julia Bradbury took us on her walks in Britain's most beautiful landscapes. In...


Julia Torrejon on her internship with ViewRanger

Julia Torrejon on her internship with ViewRanger

After completing a degree in Marketing & Market Research at Universitat Oberta de Catalunya, Julia Torrejon joined ViewRanger in October 2015 as our Digital Marketing Intern. Julia was with us for four months,...


Find the perfect spot to propose with ViewRanger this Valentine's Day

Find the perfect spot to propose with ViewRanger this Valentine's Day

Thinking of popping the big question this Valentine’s Day?  Trying to find the perfect location? Look no further as ViewRanger has your proposal covered with the top 10 UK places to propose in...


The Fei Sheehy Challenge

The Fei Sheehy Challenge

As hill-walking challenges go, the Fei Sheehy Challenge is an exceptionally beautiful one. Crossing three mountains in three consecutive days in Ireland, the challenge was set up by Gerard Sheehy after the...