Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. Requires iOS 3.0 or later
50% off for the iPhone4S launch!
Gaia GPS is the ultimate app for backcountry, off-grid, and off-trail adventures.
Painstakingly crafted over the last two years by a pair of backpackers, Gaia offers the full functionality of a handheld, backcountry GPS unit. Once you use Gaia, your other hardware will collect dust.
"Gaia GPS can get you where you want to go, no matter where you are."
FOXNews, TappedIn – http://bit.ly/iCqKVp
"Gaia GPS proved the best app for both platforms
Wired UK – http://bit.ly/juwjw4
"I tried several and Gaia is the most user-friendly."
BackPackingLight.com – http://bit.ly/jt7lBQ
it clearly beats out other apps which only have a small set of the functionality …"
TouchMyApps – http://bit.ly/XxICt
"You can save your tracks, save your maps, save your gpx’s, etc. It’s pretty freaking cool."
BackPackingLight.com – http://bit.ly/mebcqn
Download maps for times when you don’t have an internet connection.
No extra charges – download as many maps as you want, and use Gaia on all of your iPhones/iPads/iPods.
View topographic and road maps. Use MyTopo maps in the US/Canada, and CloudMade topo and road maps all over the world.
Display NEXRAD radar and TrailBehind waypoints on the map.
Record tracks, waypoints, and take photos.
Search for nearby waypoints and reports about places.
Import and export GPX files, by email or to EveryTrail.com.
Customize all aspects of Gaia, including units, coordinates types, color and sound, and more.
►► IMPORTANT – IPOD TOUCH AND NON-GPS IPHONES – This application will not be fully functional on these devices. The GPS Recorder and compass will be inactive. You will be able to view maps and waypoints, but you cannot record tracks.
►► GPS WARNING – Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life.
Gaia GPS is a full-featured outdoor GPS app, developed by Anna and Andrew. We wander around with our dogs and like to pitch our tent wherever Gaia leads us. Please email us with questions, bug reports, feature ideas, and other feedback at firstname.lastname@example.org.
What’s New in Version 6.0
* satellite view feature
* route-maker feature
* added a delete option to waypoints/photos/tracks/maps
* waypoints made at your location now export elevation data
* moved hide/show marker labels to layers menu
* improved Guide to Waypoint and Guide along Track
* fixed dead zone under retracted map labels
* OSM no longer cacheable (use CloudMade instead)
Category: iPhone & iPad Zone