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#5892751 - 08/24/15 12:48 AM Best GPS for iOS
Halfadozen Online   content
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 10/29/09
Posts: 7832
Loc: Parker County
Looking for the best app out there for plugging in waypoints and POI on an iPhone. We hunt a fairly large (3100 acre) ranch and some of our hunting areas are remote and difficult to find in the dark, not to mention all of the tall overgrowth we have this year. Would be great if the app could be able to export a .kmz file to load into google earth as well for viewing on the web. Or at least waypoint last/long coordinates up to 6 decimals. Any thoughts?

Edited by Halfadozen (08/24/15 12:50 AM)
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#5892958 - 08/24/15 08:55 AM Re: Best GPS for iOS [Re: Halfadozen]
colt.45 Online   content
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 03/16/12
Posts: 9365
Loc: wondering about the woods
cheers tis like tryimg ta find a flag in de middle of a huge forest with just grid map compus & no light...Tought our kids young bout asmith back asmith & such.. Didnt have gps.. i gots ta use me gps in daylight just ta find me stand... rofl them iphones is high-tech... i've used Garmin & pen & note pad whin out on WMA's ta jot down rubs scrapes bedding, & when see deer or hog the cordenances for future refferances... Can take home & use TOPO USA works cool.... 3100 acrres tis big.. Can be like trying ta find a point in a cyrcle... Thick woods & cloudy weather it can be tough ta find signal. Best wishes... flag

Edited by colt.45 (08/24/15 09:03 AM)

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#5897314 - 08/26/15 01:32 PM Re: Best GPS for iOS [Re: Halfadozen]
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Bird Dog

Registered: 12/11/06
Posts: 299
Loc: Longview, Tx
GPS Hunt. Can log trails, waypoints. Can edit the icon for everything. If you want to pay the premium you can export it. I just use it as the free version. and it works awesome.

#5897825 - 08/26/15 06:58 PM Re: Best GPS for iOS [Re: Halfadozen]
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Registered: 04/19/07
Posts: 41230
Loc: Metroplex
Onxmaps just make sure to turn your phone to airplane mode so you don't waste battery life

#5903282 - 08/29/15 09:24 PM Re: Best GPS for iOS [Re: Halfadozen]
chital_shikari Offline
Minor in training

Registered: 08/03/11
Posts: 11613
Loc: Katy, TX
Tag for later.

So you don't need cell service, or to buy those fancy, shmancy Garmins for a weekend in a state park? (Draw hunt)

#5903711 - 08/30/15 10:14 AM Re: Best GPS for iOS [Re: Halfadozen]
Cleric Online   content
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Registered: 03/11/12
Posts: 2595
there is one call topo map which is just he map. thats not bad...

my topo has an iPad app that can cache to some degree

#5903766 - 08/30/15 10:57 AM Re: Best GPS for iOS [Re: Halfadozen]
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Registered: 01/16/07
Posts: 8505
Loc: Keller, TX
I like motionx GPS

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