We take a look at the best hiking apps currently available and which ones best meet your needs.
Hiking apps never used to feature in my outdoor adventures, but times have changed. Now every Ordnance Survey map comes with a digital version available to download onto my smartphone or tablet.
When planning an adventure in the wild, my preparations still begin with spreading out my paper maps across the floor and marking out possible trailheads, routes and campsites.
However, now that I have a smartphone, more consistent access to reliable phone reception and wifi, along with a host of battery packs and solar chargers, I also make use of an array of hiking apps.Continue reading