Hiking in the Hudson Valley, Part 2: Topo Maps+! *Updated 6/22/18*

screenshot of appSo you’ve caught the hiking bug, but you need guides you can take with you on the trails. Luckily, there are plenty of apps to help you do just that!

Topo Maps+ is one such option. Topo Maps+ is a service that allows you to look through and download topographic maps so they can be available even when there’s no data available. In addition, you can record the routes you walk, creating a personalized map of your favorite hiking or walking trails. It’s a great way to check the terrain you’re going to walk on, and create a personalized path through your favorite hiking spots. It even comes with a built-in compass! You don’t need to worry about getting lost.

You can download the Topo Maps+ app for free on your smartphone or tablet.