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Discover Britain’s Best Walks with Julia Bradbury and ViewRanger

Discover Britain’s Best Walks with Julia Bradbury and ViewRanger

Britain’s Best Walks, the brand new ITV series starting Friday 6th January, sees Julia Bradbury showcase our nation’s top landscape trails – guiding viewers to well-known, iconic walks, as well as those...


Explore the US’s new national monuments

Explore the US’s new national monuments

On December 28 2016, President Obama designated Gold Butte, Nevada, and Bears Ears, Utah, as National Monuments, with a combined total acreage of over 1.6 million! In his last days as President,...


The 8th #MySkyline winner is...

The 8th #MySkyline winner is...

Our users have certainly been busy over the holidays! This week’s #MySkyline entries have ranged from sunsets in Australia and California to wintry scenes in Northern Ireland and Washington. It was a tough...


"Walking is the best way to connect with the world."

"Walking is the best way to connect with the world."

New Year’s Day marks the launch of ViewRanger’s 2017 Outdoor Challenges, which we hope will inspire you to walk, run and cycle further than you’ve ever done before.  In 2016 ViewRanger Challengers covered...


10 tips... for skiing with ViewRanger

10 tips... for skiing with ViewRanger

If you’re planning to hit the slopes this winter, no doubt you’ve already started kitting yourself out with the latest skiing gear. But as ViewRanger’s ski expert Marco Mietti explains, our free...


This week's #MySkyline winner is announced!

This week's #MySkyline winner is announced!

Another tough week for our judges - our users are busy getting outdoors this winter! We saw fantastic images from across the world, including France, Scotland and the Lake District! Skyline can...


The end of year sale is now on!

The end of year sale is now on!

Start planning your 2017 adventures with 20% OFF selected premium whole-country maps!* Whether you're planning a trip at home or abroad, visiting somewhere you've been before or exploring somewhere new; make sure you...


5 minutes with: the man encouraging people to get outdoors in Singapore

5 minutes with: the man encouraging people to get outdoors in Singapore

ViewRanger talks to Shahul Hameed, who created the Kopje Exploration Trekker club in Singapore to encourage more people to get outdoors. How long have you been into the outdoors and sports? Outdoors and sports...


ViewRanger Outdoor Challenges 2017 - sign up today!

ViewRanger Outdoor Challenges 2017 - sign up today!

ViewRanger wants you to make 2017 the most active year of your life by taking part in our Outdoor Challenges. Last year ViewRanger users around the world hiked and cycled more than 1...


The 6th #MySkyline competition winner is...

The 6th #MySkyline competition winner is...

This week’s entries were stunning with winter views across the world, from Austria to Scotland. Skyline can identify more than 9 million points across the world, so remember to share your Skyline...


Win prizes every day with ViewRanger's #12DaysofHiking!

Win prizes every day with ViewRanger's #12DaysofHiking!

This competition is now closed. Thank you for all of your amazing entries. We’re celebrating the countdown to Christmas with our very own #12DaysofHiking daily giveaway! There's a chance to win a prize EVERY...


5 minutes with: a modern Lakeland painter with a retro twist

5 minutes with: a modern Lakeland painter with a retro twist

ViewRanger meets Nicholas Leigh, a Cumbrian artist whose 1930s-inspired oil paintings are showcasing the Lake District landscape like never before.   Where did your love of the Lake District originate? I was lucky enough to...