ViewRanger for Apple Watch


Discover, download and follow the best outdoor routes near you – without taking your phone out of your backpack.

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Navigation made easy

  • Follow routes, record tracks, or navigate in map-only mode
  • Explore offline without mobile or data connection
  • See your GPS location on zoomable maps, including Ordnance Survey Maps
  • Locate and download the best route guides near your location
  • Stream any map type from your iPhone to Apple Watch
  • View maps in full-screen mode with a simple tap on the screen
  • Pan the map by swiping your finger across the screen
  • View live stats including altitude, distance travelled, elevation gain, and trip time

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Follow the best outdoor routes

  • Pinpoint your precise location and view up to 10 routes within one mile (1.6 kilometres) of where you’re standing
  • Choose from over 180,000 downloadable route guides, or follow your own routes
  • Download and follow routes curated by top publishers with turn-by-turn directions, photographs, and route facts
  • Get notified with a tap on the wrist as you reach key points on your route
  • Store routes and related offline maps on your Apple Watch 


Extra features

  • Works with all models of Apple Watch when paired to your iPhone via Bluetooth, and independently of your iPhone when using built-in cellular on the new Apple Watch Series 3
  • Fill the Move, Exercise and Stand rings in the Activity app as you follow routes
  • Use the Watch's barometer to provide more accurate height gain and loss 
  • Follow driving directions to your route’s starting point via Apple Maps

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