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Gaia GPS Hiking, Offroad Maps | unitQ Score

The unitQ score is the fraction of public feedback data (iOS & Android) that mentions quality issues.
100 = No Issues. 50 = Some Issues. 0 = All Issues
2 Points Past 7 Days
Category: Navigation
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Android unitQ Score
Android User Feedback
82%
Android
233 Reports
iOS unitQ Score
iOS User Feedback
18%
iOS
50 Reports
User Feedback
18%
iOS
50 Reports
82%
Android
233 Reports
Gaia GPS Hiking, Offroad Maps - Latest Quality Issues
Android
Oct 20, 2021
I downloaded the app and gave up exploring when I saw the fighters option, this is surreal ...
Android
Oct 18, 2021
Having a problem when adding a way point while tracking my hike. I want to delete the track and save the way point. I get the option to do so but the way point gets deleted also.
Android
Oct 18, 2021
Interesting application, but incomplete. Missing the mileage marker on the track, the kilometer by kilometer stats (speed, time), no cardio option. Besides, I don't understand the usefulness of the camera icon. I used it on a course by taking a photo from time to time. I thought I would find these positioned on my course at the place where they were taken, but nothing? These few improvements would make it an essential application for hikers whether they go for a walk or hikes a little more sporty, to follow the cardiological and speed-time progressions. To be continued.
Android
Oct 18, 2021
I can't create an account
iOS
Oct 17, 2021
Getting worse, not better
Latest update is a huge disappointment. Can't see anything on the map anymore because of all the crap blocking the view. Plus it keeps zooming in every time I zoom out. Again, a real disappointment.
iOS
Oct 17, 2021
Can no longer log in
I am now forced to sign into outside magazine which won't allow me to try and recover my password essentially bricking the app.
iOS
Oct 17, 2021
No off route alert
I really want to dump my garmin but this app offers no off track alerts and that requires you to ride and keep an eye on the app which is neither safe nor convenient. Please add this feature soon.
iOS
Oct 16, 2021
Unresponsive Technical Support
I'm quite pleased with the iPhone version of this App. However, I like to search for and set up hikes on the iPad version, and this version has bugs. I've submitted tech support requests to deal with one or more of these, and am met with absolute silence. Especially since I've paid for the Premium version, I certainly expect better. The biggest technical issue I have is that I can search for, and find hikes for which summary info is displayed in the (left) sidebar, including a Preview Map. When I touch the sidebar map, a pop up appears asking me whether to display on the Main Map, Expand the Preview or Cancel. The Preview will expand if that is chosen. However, when choosing Display on Main Map, the area of the trail/hike is displayed by NOT the route of the hike. This fault makes the iPad version of Gaia GPS almost useless for any detailed planning. I've repeatedly asked for help with this from Tech Support and get absolutely no response. Conclusion - Don't bother with the iPad version of this App! … Since posting this review and two weeks after posting my tech support request, I finally had a response. It did not resolve my issue, but at least it was a response, however, late.
iOS
Oct 16, 2021
Great Mapping but Totally Unreliable
When it works, this is a fantastic tool for scouting new trips, planning routes, and recording tracks. Being able to create routes on their website and have them sync to my phone is great. CarPlay support is a game changer, too. The suite of features includes nearly everything you'd want in a mapping application. However, I can't recommend this app as it is completely untrustworthy. Many times has it deleted my routes while I was out far from cell service. Other times it has logged me out and not allowed me to access any of my routes, downloaded maps, or premium map layers. The app renders itself totally useless far too often I have contacted their support and received outstanding customer service, but we haven't been able to address or recreate these issues when troubleshooting. Only when I am away from cell service does the app let me down. If you need to depend on an app to help you navigate in the backcountry, look elsewhere. If you never leave cell service then I this app will likely exceed your expectations. My premium subscription ends later this year and I likely won't renew until I know that reliability has been improved.
Gaia GPS Hiking, Offroad Maps - Product Description
Navigate, track, and explore with Gaia GPS. Millions of people worldwide have used Gaia GPS to hike, hunt, camp, ski, and explore the backroads.

Gaia GPS has been featured in countless publications, including Outside, Backpacker, Trail Runner, the New York Times, and numerous App Store features.

►► Backpacking

Gaia GPS started as a backpacking app. Download topo and satellite maps for offline use. Use intelligent routing tools to plan trips, and measure distance, altitude, and elevation change. View your route using comprehensive backpacking maps, including up-to-date weather forecasts.

►► Day Hiking

Both a hiking navigation app and a platform for finding hikes, Gaia GPS helps you discover your next adventure. Use the Discover tab to find hikes and nearby trails, and download maps and hike info to your phone for offline use.

►► Camping and Overlanding

Gaia GPS helps you find a campsite on the road, or deep in the backcountry. As a camping app, Gaia GPS delivers public land data to help you stay legal, maps with campsites, parks, and forests, as well as weather overlays. Mark waypoints to create custom camping maps, plus reference road maps and Motor Vehicle Use Maps (MVUM) to plot overland, 4x4, and off-roading routes. Use Gaia GPS in your car's dash via Apple CarPlay.

►► Backcountry Skiing and Mountaineering

Apply slope-angle shading and 24-, 48-,and 72-hour Snowfall and Precipitation Forecast overlays to create custom backcountry skiing maps, plan tours, and scout avalanche terrain.

►► Hunting

Driven by hunters on the team, Gaia GPS has become a top hunting app. Build custom hunting maps that include public land designations, private land ownership, and state-by-state hunting units.

►► Mountain Biking

Go farther, faster by mounting Gaia GPS to your handlebars for hands-free navigation. Access mountain biking trail maps on both public and private land. Gaia GPS is a great mtb app for deep exploration.

►► Fitness Stats

Use Gaia GPS on your Apple Watch to record activities as workouts and view fitness stats with Apple Health.

►► Professional Use: Firefighters, Search and Rescue teams, Land Manager, GIS Techs, and Guides

Gaia GPS is the preferred nav app for outdoor professionals. Quickly route to GPS coordinates, plot fire perimeters, view recent wildfires, and share maps, tracks, and waypoints with your team. Guides can mark routes, campsites, and water sources, and share hard-to-find approaches and descents with clients and fellow guides.

►► Membership

Free - Use all features, except you can't mass-download maps for offline use, and you can't access all the complete maps catalog. Free maps include Gaia Topo, Native Lands, Air Quality, and Wildfires.

Premium Membership - Access and download a worldwide catalog of maps. You get access to these map sources, plus many more.

• NatGeo Trails Illustrated (including Appalachian Trail, Colorado Trail, and John Muir Trail maps)
• ESRI World Satellite Imagery
• NOAA weather forecasts
• US Private Land Ownership (including owner names and addresses for parcels)
• US Hunting Layers
• US Public Land (BLM, Forests, more)
• US Motor Vehicle Use Maps (MVUMs)
• Historical Wildfires
• Hill-shading, contour-line, slope-angle, and other overlays
• Backroads Mapbooks Canada
• France IGN
• Swiss Topo

► To manage your subscription:

• TURN OFF auto-renewal via the main Settings app: http://support.apple.com/kb/ht4098

• Subscriptions automatically renew unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24 hours before the end of the current period. Your iTunes account will be charged for renewal within 24 hours of the end of the current period, and identify the cost of the renewal.

• Your iTunes Account will be charged at confirmation of purchase.

• Visit the following URL to view our Privacy Policy: http://www.gaiagps.com/gaiacloud-terms/

• Visit the following URL for full terms of use: http://www.gaiagps.com/terms_of_use
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