Hiking or riding with an app or a GPS device. Freedom and adventure are calling. Discovering new paths and horizons. Sounds nice, doesn’t it? However, it is not always as nice as it sounds. It can also be quite frustrating and then the holiday feeling is gone. To avoid these frustrations, it is good to know a few basic things.
In this basic course you will learn more about
the pitfalls of digital guidance
the most important apps and their advantages and disadvantages
satellite constellations and chips
gpx or kml file
when is your smartphone ok, when is a GPS device better?
gpx route or gpx track
how to put a gpxon a smartphone or gps device (Garmin)?
This 60 to 90 minute course covers many aspects of walking or cycling with gps. If time permits, a track of around 20 km will be drawn.