Free Global Maps

Every version of ViewRanger comes with free global maps, most of which can be saved and used offline.


ViewRanger Landscape Map

ViewRanger Landscape Map

Best for hiking

  • ViewRanger Landscape Map is a free map of the whole world. Based on OpenStreetMap, it emphasises natural features and is perfect for those interested in nature, the countryside and life beyond the city.
  • Can be stored in advance and used offline

OpenCycleMap

OpenCycleMap

Best for cycling and walking

  • OpenCycleMap is a free map of the whole world. Based on OpenStreetMap, it adds contour lines and information on cycleways and cycle paths.
  • Can be stored in advance and used offline

Ski Map

Ski Map

Perfect for ski holidays

  • This map is based on Open Snow Map. It shows standard OpenCycleMap for contours and shading, with adding ski-related details such as runs and lifts. It should only be used in winter sports areas
  • Can be stored in advance and used offline

Satellite imagery

Satellite imagery

See the terrain

  • Satellite images covering most of the world. The detail available varies by location, but in most areas is good.
  • Can be stored in advance and used offline (Bing satellite imagery is online only)

OpenStreetMap

OpenStreetMap

Best for urban use

  • OpenStreetMap is a free street map of the whole world. It is constantly being updated by hundreds of thousands of map contributors around the globe, and is ideal for urban trips where you want detailed street mapping. 
  • (Online use only, no saving)

Transport Map

Transport Map

Best for public transport

  • Transport Map is a free map of the whole world. Based on OpenStreetMap it adds information on transport networks, such as railways and bus routes.
  • Can be stored in advance and used offline