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Introducing U.S. Premium

Introducing U.S. Premium

We know every great adventure starts with a great map. That's why we updated our U.S. outdoor maps, added more zoom levels, and made it easier to download offline maps. All so you...


Update: Route following on iPhone

Update: Route following on iPhone

Hello explorers! We hope you are having a fun-tastic summer. It’s been a busy season here at ViewRanger. This week we launched an all-new way to follow route guides on iPhone. This new...


Epic Trip: Bikepacking in Slovenia

Epic Trip: Bikepacking in Slovenia

ViewRanger helps explorers around the world discover amazing places. We recently caught up with adventurer Hetty Key about her recent bikepacking trip where she explored the gravel backroads and singletrack of Slovenia....


Update: Track Recording on iOS

Update: Track Recording on iOS

At ViewRanger, we continously strive to make your outdoor adventures better. Many ViewRanger explorers asked us to make it easier to record tracks. You asked and we listened. With our lastest iOS...


Go Fourth in Hiking Boots

Go Fourth in Hiking Boots

The Fourth of July is almost here and if you haven’t made plans yet, we urge you to spend it outdoors. Here are three ways ViewRanger can help you make this summer...


30 second adventure guide: Bergen, Norway

30 second adventure guide: Bergen, Norway

Bergen, a charming city on Norway’s southwestern coast, is the perfect escape. Surrounded by stunning mountains and fjords, this World Heritage City is a great starting point to any Norwegian adventure, with...


11 top tips... for hiking with kids

11 top tips... for hiking with kids

Follow these top tips from Oli, The Outdoor Dad, to make the most out of hiking with your kids. Have fun out there!   1. Get them involved with route-planning Of course you aren’t going...


30 second adventure guide: Torres del Paine National Park, Patagonia, Chile

30 second adventure guide: Torres del Paine National Park, Patagonia, Chile

Torres del Paine National Park is recognised as one of the most unique places on the planet and was declared a Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO in 1978. Why you should go: Described as...


30 second adventure guide: Milford Sound, Fiordland National Park, NZ

30 second adventure guide: Milford Sound, Fiordland National Park, NZ

One of New Zealand’s most stunning natural attractions: Milford Sound, lying within Fiordland National Park, is the only fiord in New Zealand that can be accessed by road. Why you should go: Rudyard...


30 second adventure guide: Banff National Park, Canada

30 second adventure guide: Banff National Park, Canada

Canada is celebrating its 150th anniversary this year, and is offering everyone free admission to its national parks – what a great reason to visit Canada’s oldest national park, Banff. Why you should go: Banff...


30 second adventure guide: Olympic National Park, Washington, US

30 second adventure guide: Olympic National Park, Washington, US

The USA’s Olympic National Park has a huge range of natural diversity. From glacier-capped mountains to rainforests with trees soaring 20 stories high and more than 75 miles of coastline, there’s so...


10 Australian National Parks you must visit

10 Australian National Parks you must visit

  There are over 500 National Parks in Australia, so how do you choose which ones to fit into your trip? Our list includes the dusty desert of Western Australia, skiing in The...