Top 10 Outdoor and Camping Apps
Long gone are the days when you needed to depend on a compass and map to get around in the outdoors. now there is an app for that! These ten apps will change the way you camp, and will prove handy to even the most diehard outdoorsman.
1. SAS Survival Guide
The bestselling SAS Survival Guide has been helping people survive in the wild for over 20 years. Now the book has become an app, putting survival skills and techniques at your fingertips. The app also includes handy step-by-step videos, photo galleries of poisonous plants, a Morse Code signaling device, and an extensive first-aid section.
2. Every Trail
The Every Trail app allows users to create an interactive map for their hiking, sailing, or other outdoor ventures. Track your route as you go with GPS technology and share videos, photos, and travel tips with other users. With over 400,000 tips from travellers around the globe, the Every Trail app is the perfect way to network with like-minded travellers and get inspired for your next trip.
3. Sky Map
The Google Sky Map app answers all of your questions about the night sky. Just point your device towards the stars and the app will tell you which constellation is which, which planet is where, and has a search functionality to find any object in the night sky.
4. Camping List Pro
Don’t leave home without any of your camping essentials! With the Camping List Pro you can create an easy list, using categories and groups. This simple app will keep you organized for your next trip and ensures you won’t forget the can opener like last year.
The Flashlight app is a bright and functional flashlight, conveniently located on your chosen device. Great for getting up in the tent at night and comes equipped with a compass to direct you in the dark. This simple app does what it should, and comes with ten different light functionalities.
The Spyglass App is the ultimate toolkit for any serious outdoorsman. Useful tools include a milspec compass, speedometer, tactical GPS, gyrocompass, hi-tech viewfinder, coordinate converter, and much more. This incredible app even helps you to track your position using points such as the stars or moon in real time.
7. Multi Spirit Level
The Multi Spirit Level app lets you check if something is level, anytime and anywhere. Great for pitching your tent on an even surface or building a log cabin retreat in the woods. This app is simple, but does what is says on the tin.
A must-have app for adventure seekers. The Geocaching app is the latest addition to the popular treasure seeking pastime. The Geocaching app has integrated maps with the locations of Geocaching containers around the globe, as well as GPS integrated technology to help you along the way.
9. Sun Seeker
The Sun Seeker app helps you find the sun’s location when it is hidden behind the clouds. British outdoor enthusiasts will appreciate this one, for those days when you think the sun no longer exists. Helpful when parking your campervan or pitching your tent, when the sun does come out you will be ready.
10. Weather Pro
The Weather Pro app keeps you informed about the weather with detailed 7 day forecasts and weather reports for over two million locations worldwide. Check your locations temperature (celsius or fahrenheit), wind direction and speed, as well as precipitation and air pressure. The Weather Pro app includes high resolution maps, including relevant satellite imagery. Be prepared, and know when the storms are coming before you find out the hard way.