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Using your devices' GPS the Postholer Trails GPS app will placeyoualong your favorite trail using manual or trackinglocationfeatures. Complete track and way point data for theAppalachianTrail (AT), Pacific Crest Trail (PCT), ContinentalDivide Trail(CDT), John Muir Trail (JMT), Colorado Trail (CT) andLong Trail(LT) is available from within the app at no extra cost.FeaturesLocate yourself with your GPS manually or periodicallywithtracking mode, walk the trail anywhere in 'Sim Mode', createwaypoints, filter way points, set way point alarms, off trailalarm,standard or SI units of measure, 12-24 hour clock, reversetraildirection, NAD83 decimal degree coordinates, get weatherreports atspecific trail locations, update your Postholer Journal.Fulltopographic maps. Telemetry footer (trail mile,elevation,proximity, speed, latitude, longitude) on every page.Noadvertisements or in app purchasing. Wildly configurable tomeetevery hiking style. Getting Started The home page will help yougetstarted quickly and provides all the information needed to usetheapp effectively. Be sure to read the tips and suggestionsforconfiguring the app to other than default settings. You'llalsofind support contact information here. Data Book The data bookis atabular list of way points, mile, elevation, distance tonext,distance to previous. Your device GPS keeps you at the nearestwaypoint. You can filter way points and set way point alarms fromthispage. Elevation Profile View the trail in terms of elevationbytrail mile. All your filtered way points are displayed here.Eachway point type has it's own distinct color. You can easily pantoany part of the trail. Topographic Maps Complete set oftopographicmaps for each trail. These are unique, Postholer createdmaps andnot the old topo maps found in every other app. Uniformityinstyle, colors and unit of measure. You'll really appreciatetheland cover in these beautiful maps. Reference Map Here you canseewhere you are in relation to the trail and your filteredwaypoints. Your way points are shown as mile markers. Again, youcaneasily pan to any part of the trail. Compass Using themagnetometerin your device, the app displays your heading inmagnetic north aswell as true north. Declination is automaticallyupdated by usingthe device GPS and World Magnetic Model (WMM) data.To switchbetween magnetic north and true north flip the toggle onthe'Preferences' page. Add Way Point You can add a way point atyourcurrent location or specify a different coordinate. Ashortdescription, location type and detailed description are thepiecesof a each way point. Journal Entry Update your PostholerJournalwith all the info available in your journal. Add a photo,text andcoordinate, the resulting email can be sent off via yournativeemail app to your journal at the Postholer site. TrailWeather Nohiking trip should be without a current weather report.Get pointforecasts for trail specific locations by trail section,sectionhigh point and section low point. Preferences Here you candownloadtrail track/way point data and configure the app to yourhikingstyle. You'll find many different settings...be careful!

App Information Postholer Trails GPS

  • App Name
    Postholer Trails GPS
  • Package Name
    com.postholer.trailsgps
  • Updated
    June 3, 2020
  • File Size
    13M
  • Requires Android
    Android 4.1 and up
  • Version
    1.2.3
  • Developer
    K. Scott Parks
  • Installs
    100+
  • Price
    $9.99
  • Category
    Travel & Local
  • Developer
    1403 Inyo St #12 Crescent City, CA 95531
  • Google Play Link

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Postholer Trails 1.0.2 APK
The Postholer Trails app dynamicallycustomizesitself to the trail you are hiking for blog/journalupdates, databooks and weather forecasts. You can create journalentrys withoutinternet that update when internet becomesavailable. Outgoinge-mail and a Postholer.Com journal is requiredto use the journalupdate feature. Access to thousands of locationsalong your favoritetrail, Appalachian Trail, Pacific Crest Trail,Continental DivideTrail, John Muir Trail and others.You can setup the app by using your existing Postholer.Comjournalor you can select a trail from a list. VisittheSettings tab for details. Without anexistingjournal you will not have journal update features.Create Journal EntryGo to the New Entry tab and fill in alltherequired fields, Subject and Entry Text, add a photo if youlike.The photo is automatically processed to a manageable sizebeforebeing sent. Click 'Get GPS Coordinates' to automaticallyupdateyour journal google map. There are plenty of optional fieldsyoucan add that will really create a rich memory of your hike.Whendone, submit it. Your device e-mail client will show with anewlycreated outgoing email. If you are happy with it, send it. Ifyoudo not have a internet connection, the e-mail will sit inyouroutbox until you do. Your sent mail folder is also asubstantialrecord of all previous journal entrys you've sent. Ifyou didn'tlike a journal entry, edit the EMail and resend it.Note, that submitting a journal entry with the same datewilloverwrite any existing entry with the same date. You canonlyattach 1 photo. Additional entry photos need to be added fromtheweb client.Weather ForecastsOn trail point forecasts from the NWS are available ontheWeather tab. Always check the date at the topofeach forecast to ensure it is current. You can choose from oneofthe many pre-defined resupply locations taken fromthePostholer.Com data book or you can get a forecast for 'Where Iamstanding'. The point forecast location is the point on thetrailthat is nearest to the resupply location, not the resupplylocationitself. This ensures your point forecast is on thetrail.Data Book SectionsAgain, if the {{domainName}} site has a data book for thetrailyou're hiking, it will be made available in theDataBook tab. To get this information select thetrail sectionyou want and it will be retrieved. It will remain inthe app'scache until you clear it (see below). Select as many asyou want,they will be saved for offline use. Note, the data book isnotdownloaded to the app all at once, only by section as youselectthem. So, before you head out of internet range make sure youhavewhat you need.Just So You KnowWhen you save your settings from the Settingstabthe app's cache is completely cleared and the app iscompletelyreconfigured. This ensures you can get the freshest datafrom thePostholer.Com site. The weather forecasts are never cached.Youshould always check the date a the top of each forecast toensureit is current. However, each forecast will stay on theforecastpage until you request a new one, so again, always checkthedate.While this app uses your device GPS to get locations forjournalentrys and weather forecasts, it does not use itcontinuously. Interms of battery performance based on GPS usage,the impact will beminimal if not negligible.I'm Hiking A Different Trail This YearJust get the 'Secret Code' from the 'Journal Setup' page of yournewjournal, update that code in the Settingstab,submit it and the app is completely reconfigured for yournextadventure!
Postholer Trails GPS 1.2.3 APK
K. Scott Parks
Using your devices' GPS the Postholer Trails GPS app will placeyoualong your favorite trail using manual or trackinglocationfeatures. Complete track and way point data for theAppalachianTrail (AT), Pacific Crest Trail (PCT), ContinentalDivide Trail(CDT), John Muir Trail (JMT), Colorado Trail (CT) andLong Trail(LT) is available from within the app at no extra cost.FeaturesLocate yourself with your GPS manually or periodicallywithtracking mode, walk the trail anywhere in 'Sim Mode', createwaypoints, filter way points, set way point alarms, off trailalarm,standard or SI units of measure, 12-24 hour clock, reversetraildirection, NAD83 decimal degree coordinates, get weatherreports atspecific trail locations, update your Postholer Journal.Fulltopographic maps. Telemetry footer (trail mile,elevation,proximity, speed, latitude, longitude) on every page.Noadvertisements or in app purchasing. Wildly configurable tomeetevery hiking style. Getting Started The home page will help yougetstarted quickly and provides all the information needed to usetheapp effectively. Be sure to read the tips and suggestionsforconfiguring the app to other than default settings. You'llalsofind support contact information here. Data Book The data bookis atabular list of way points, mile, elevation, distance tonext,distance to previous. Your device GPS keeps you at the nearestwaypoint. You can filter way points and set way point alarms fromthispage. Elevation Profile View the trail in terms of elevationbytrail mile. All your filtered way points are displayed here.Eachway point type has it's own distinct color. You can easily pantoany part of the trail. Topographic Maps Complete set oftopographicmaps for each trail. These are unique, Postholer createdmaps andnot the old topo maps found in every other app. Uniformityinstyle, colors and unit of measure. You'll really appreciatetheland cover in these beautiful maps. Reference Map Here you canseewhere you are in relation to the trail and your filteredwaypoints. Your way points are shown as mile markers. Again, youcaneasily pan to any part of the trail. Compass Using themagnetometerin your device, the app displays your heading inmagnetic north aswell as true north. Declination is automaticallyupdated by usingthe device GPS and World Magnetic Model (WMM) data.To switchbetween magnetic north and true north flip the toggle onthe'Preferences' page. Add Way Point You can add a way point atyourcurrent location or specify a different coordinate. Ashortdescription, location type and detailed description are thepiecesof a each way point. Journal Entry Update your PostholerJournalwith all the info available in your journal. Add a photo,text andcoordinate, the resulting email can be sent off via yournativeemail app to your journal at the Postholer site. TrailWeather Nohiking trip should be without a current weather report.Get pointforecasts for trail specific locations by trail section,sectionhigh point and section low point. Preferences Here you candownloadtrail track/way point data and configure the app to yourhikingstyle. You'll find many different settings...be careful!
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