Mobile OS of Smartphones swiftly evolved from Palm to one of the most successful and widely used mobile OS these days, which is Android.
Android is an operating system capable of storing multiple applications accomplished by third party developers. These applications are intended to improve lives and give comfort to the users.
BackCountry Navigator is an Android mapping application for Android GPS devices. It is perfect for people who love adventures in the backcountry. The distinct characteristic that separates it from other GPS apps is its capability to store, download and view maps from an Android phone even without network coverage.
BackCountry Navigator is ideal for off-road navigation. Together with a topographic Android map, are often used for activities like:
• ATV and
Android maps have plenty of built in map sources, which allows you to create your own maps with Mobile Atlas Creator. Built in sources includes:
• OpenStreetMaps and NASA landsat data worldwide
• MyTopo.com topo maps of US and Canada
• OpenCycleMaps showing terrain worldwide
• USGS Color Aerial photography
• UK Ordinance Survey Explorer Maps
• Topographic Maps of Spain and Italy
• Outdoor maps of Germany and Austria
• Topo maps of New Zealand
BackCountry Navigator Android maps are often used in the following:
• Record tracks and GPS waypoints of your trip
• Hiking trails and off trail
• Finding a perfect camping site or find your way back to the camp
• Wild game hunting trips in rugged areas • Recon for the hunt or a live hunting trip
• Navigate and mark your favorite bait fishing or fly-fishing spots
• Search and Rescue (SAR)
• Kayak and canoe trips on inland lakes, streams or marine coastal waters
• Backpacking trips for the wilderness and national forests using Android GPS topo maps for navigation
• Snow adventures including snowmobiling, skiing (alpine or cross-country) and snowshoeing
BackCountry Navigator ATV and snowmobile trail maps are now available as in app or add-on purchase and can be downloaded from the Android market. Equestrian and whitewater kayaking Android maps will be available soon.
Android phones are a better substitute for handheld devices like Garmin and Magellan because of BackCountry Navigator’s real time navigation. That’s why BackCountry Navigator Android GPS app is one of the top chosen Android applications in Travel category.
BackCountry Navigator Android maps gives users a chance to try it for free to ensure that the quality of the maps in their corresponding country meets the user’s expectations. Preload free offline topo maps, aerial photos and road maps on your storage card and explore how it works.
Find your own way and have fun in the outdoors with Android maps. Be adventurous by venturing into new territories beyond cell service boundaries with your GPS. Be a pro in GPS navigation.
Have fun and safe GPS adventures in the backcountry.