ViewRanger launches New Zealand Premium maps

Posted on 23/04/2018


ViewRanger, a pioneer in outdoor GPS navigation and augmented reality, has released New Zealand Premium, a new subscription providing unlimited access to topographic maps for New Zealand on smartphones, smartwatches, tablets, and computers. Explorers can try the maps for 7 days for free.  

With New Zealand Premium, outdoor enthusiasts -- such as walkers, trekkers, and cyclists -- can:

  • View unlimited Land Information New Zealand (LINZ) maps at 1:50,000 and 1:250,000 scales

  • Save offline maps to navigate in areas without mobile signals

  • See detailed terrain, peak names, trails, contours, vegetation – and more!

  • Navigate and explore with New Zealand's most trusted outdoor maps

  • Identify peaks and places with no data signals using Skyline, an augmented reality tool

  • Plan routes online with LINZ maps at

After the trial period, New Zealand Premium costs $11.99 NZD per year.

ViewRanger has an active community of more than 3.8 million registered explorers. ViewRanger is used and trusted by more than 350 search and rescue teams worldwide, including New Zealand’s Ruapehu Alpine Rescue Organisation who use the ViewRanger app and maps on missions in and around New Zealand’s Tongariro National Park.


To start a 7-day trial, download the free ViewRanger app from Google Play or the Apple App Store. Launch app. Go to Map Shop and select New Zealand to begin a trial subscription. ViewRanger runs on Android and Android Wear devices, iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch.


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For more information contact:
Kris Wagner, Marketing Director

ViewRanger is a free GPS navigation app used by millions of people around the world to plan, navigate, and share outdoor adventures. Combining the world’s best offline maps with interactive route guides, advanced GPS navigation features, augmented reality, and cutting-edge wearable technology, ViewRanger is the ultimate adventure tool for anyone exploring the great outdoors.

The ViewRanger app was recently awarded the prestigious Android Excellence award by Google Play and will be pre-installed on the new Land Rover Explore smartphone from April 2018. Learn more at


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