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Celebrate Thanksgiving with ViewRanger

Celebrate Thanksgiving with ViewRanger

Happy Thanksgiving to our US users! On the long weekend that accompanies the Thanksgiving celebrations, hiking and walking are great ways to spend quality time together (and walk off all that food)! We’ve...


The second #MySkyline competition winner is...

The second #MySkyline competition winner is...

This week saw entries from across the world including the UK, Ireland, US, Canada, Italy and more, which made it a tough decision for our judges. From sunset hikes to snowy mountains,...


Get back to nature with Take a Hike Day and ViewRanger

Get back to nature with Take a Hike Day and ViewRanger

Take a Hike Day, created by the American Hiking society, encourages people to get out into nature. Whether you’ll be hiking solo or with a group of family and friends, you can...


The first #MySkyline competition winner is announced!

The first #MySkyline competition winner is announced!

Our new weekly #MySkyline competition has attracted stunning pictures from users all around the world, and with people sharing their views in Italy, Japan, Scotland, USA and more, it made it tough...


How to make the most of Skyline

How to make the most of Skyline

If you’ve downloaded the latest ViewRanger update you’ll hopefully have already used Skyline, our exciting new augmented reality feature. Skyline uses the camera on your phone or tablet to annotate and interact with...


Explore like never before with Skyline

Explore like never before with Skyline

  Have you ever stood on a remote mountaintop, stared at the surrounding peaks and wondered to yourself, “What’s that hill on the horizon?” Then this is the day you’ve been waiting for. ViewRanger...


Share your Skyline photos with #MySkyline

Share your Skyline photos with #MySkyline

ViewRanger Skyline, our brand new feature for iOS (coming soon to Android), enables you to learn more about the world around you. Using augmented reality technology and your phone’s camera, Skyline labels...


Bring your creative side to the outdoors this International Artists Day

Bring your creative side to the outdoors this International Artists Day

In celebration of International Artists Day (25th October), we’ve put together a selection of routes across the world that aim to inspire you, as they have done to many others countless times before....


Hetty Key's toughest ride of #Bike2016

Hetty Key's toughest ride of #Bike2016

‘Ard Rock definitely takes the prize for the hardest ride of my #bike2016 so far... Set in the beautiful Yorkshire Dales, I entered the Saturday Enduro - a race comprising of a 45km...


Get out and explore this Labor Day Weekend

Get out and explore this Labor Day Weekend

Why not get outside this Labor Day Weekend and make the most of the extra time off by adding another day’s activities to your hiking or camping trip! We’ve picked out some...


ViewRanger is ready for Apple Watch

ViewRanger is ready for Apple Watch

As one of the first apps to be ready for the new Apple Watch, ViewRanger is again putting active outdoor navigation on our wrists: this time those of Apple fans. A simple glance...


The best of America’s National Parks for the National Park Service’s 98th Birthday

The best of America’s National Parks for the National Park Service’s 98th Birthday

In celebration of the National Park Service’s 98th Birthday on August 25th, all National Parks in the US are free to enter for the day – so we decided to take a...