New Mapping Software

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By TallPaul on 11/01/22 at 1:12pm

We have just updated the GPS mapping app so that it is now running on the latest version of our mapping software. This is a complete rewrite to use the Leaflet mapping library in preference to OpenLayers which previous iterations of the software have used. Leaflet provides a much more stable, and more lightweight, foundation for the app. The aim in writing it was to produce a new app which looked similar to the old one - to make it easier to move over to using it - while adding new functionality.

You should find it very similar to the old app but there are some significant changes:

Screenshot of route up Catbells on new mapping app







As usual we welcome any feedback you have on our software or tiles. You can do that either directly or posting on this forum, perhaps as a comment to this very post.

  1. A route describes where you are intending to go, point by point. For more information click here.
  2. A track records where you have been and when you were there. For more information click here.

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