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Description

Complete 1:50k offline topographic map coverage of the New Zealand South Island using the LINZ NZTopo50 series maps. The maps are included fully with the install. No additional downloads, no account signup, no missing tiles, no added fees, just seamless offline pan and zoom across the whole North Island.

Ideal for back country navigation without cell phone access. Popular with trampers, walkers, bikers, runners, hunters, SARS, Te Araroa walkers.

Navigation functions includes GPS positioning, orientation (compass), altitude and speed display, and distance and bearing to points on the map. Search for and zoom to named places and features on the map. Log tracks. Import and Export tracks and waypoints in kms format.

An overlay showing DOC open permit hunting boundaries is included. This shows all current permit boundaries in detail as well as your current location relative to the boundaries.

Check our Facebook page for links to Te Araroa track files that can be imported into the app.

No internet or cellular phone connection is needed for full use of all the maps and navigation functions.

The storage space required for this app is reasonably large. Ensure you have sufficient space available.

 $1.99 in Google Play

Screenshots

NZ Topo50 Offline Sth Island Map and Hunting Areas screenshot 1NZ Topo50 Offline Sth Island Map and Hunting Areas screenshot 2NZ Topo50 Offline Sth Island Map and Hunting Areas screenshot 3

Version History

Launched Jun 28, 2017 (over 1 year ago).

Releasing new versions every 3 months, on average.

Oct 20
2018
(Current)
Version 2.4

Update for track recording.

Oct 09
2018
Version 2.3

Closing the app with the back button enabled (select from the options list). Fixes to some track display issues and timestamps in exported files.

Sep 28
2018
Version 2.2

New compass bar added along with track graphs for altitude and speed. Also updated background recording for later versions of Android.

Apr 02
2018
Version 2.0

Now with full track logging, import, export, and sharing of tracks.

Dec 21
2017
Version 1.1

User waypoint functionality added. On-screen controls for easier access to GPS and waypoint controls.

Jun 27
2017
Version 1.0

Updated to current LINZ map and DOC hunting permit boundaries

Previous 3 versions
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