ViewRanger, the outdoors gps app and social content network for outdoor enthusiasts worldwide, has published a further 10,000 expert-authored, downloadable, guided hiking and biking trails in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and South Tyrol.
Published to coincide with the ISPO outdoors industry exhibition being held in Munich this week, the German language trail guides have been created by local experts from regional tourism agencies, hiking associations, and other publishers. The trail guides can be downloaded, viewed, and navigated on Apple iPad, iPhone, Android, and Symbian mobile devices using the ViewRanger Outdoors GPS app, or viewed via the My.ViewRanger.com social network website.
ViewRanger’s massive library of navigable trail guides help outdoor enthusiasts and tourists get more from their time in popular hiking, mountain biking and outdoor destinations across Europe and the USA. All trail guides are branded, and include rich information often with photos, web links, and even location-triggered audio or video clips.
This latest set of trail guides includes many trails to choose from in Bavaria and the Alps in Austria and Switzerland. Publishers include:
• Tourismusverband Alpenregion Tegernsee Schliersee e. V. (Alpine regional tourism)
• Schweiz Tourismus (Swiss Tourism)
• Tourismusverband Ostallgäu
• Vorarlberg Tourismus
• das Berchtesgardener Land
• Tourismusverband Tiroler Zugspitzarena
Trail guides in the Tyrol and Trentino Regions (Italy) and other regions in Germany such as the Black Forest and Harz have also been released:
• Visit Trentino
• Schwarzwald Tourismus
• Hochschwarzwald Tourismus
• Sauerland Tourismus
• Harzer Tourismusverband e.V.
These new routes in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and South Tyrol add to the alpine winter routes for cross country skiing and snow shoeing launched at the end of 2011, and add to ViewRanger’s library of navigable trail guides in Europe, the USA, and around the world.
Craig Wareham, co-founder and CEO of ViewRanger said “We work hard to bring the best map data and best trail guide information to hikers, mountain bikers, and outdoor enthusiasts and to deliver this through our popular app. If you have an interest in the outdoors then ViewRanger is the place to discover, create, record and share your adventures worldwide.”
ViewRanger(R) is the award winning smartphone & tablet app plus online social content network, which delivers GPS navigation, location-sharing, high quality mapping and location-based content to outdoor activity enthusiasts and outdoor professionals worldwide. ViewRanger has been a #1 ranked app on iTunes and other appstores in many countries around the world.
The ViewRanger Outdoors GPS app is available for Apple iPhone, iPad, Android smartphones & tablets, and Symbian smartphones.
ViewRanger is developed by Augmentra – a European early-stage company comprised of a team of passionate outdoor enthusiasts who want to make it easier to discover, explore, and share outdoor adventures.