There are few names as beloved and trusted when it comes to exploring nature than National Geographic, and so you can bet any app it releases will be worth a look. That’s certainly the case with the National Parks by National Geographic app. It covers twenty of the most popular national parks in the States and presents users with stunning photography and expertly curated tips on what to do and where to go for an unforgettable adventure.
National Geographic app screenshots — Photo courtesy of National Geographic
The basic app is free and each specific park pack costs just $1.99, or you can opt for the full set for $9.99. Splashing out will equip you with interactive maps packed with thousands of points of interest, all complete with GPS co-ordinates to make them easy to find. There’s also a section to help you plan an itinerary and record your visit.
Perhaps the best features on offer are those that only National Geographic can provide. You’ll find suggestions on where to spend your time and what to do from National Geographic editors. There are also some stunning photographs from the archive and you can even pick up some tips on how to capture your very own stunning shots from experienced National Geographic photographers.
If you want a complete companion guide for your national park visit, then you won’t find a better option anywhere. Extra features include weather information, camping advice and collectible park stamps. There’s even easy integration with Facebook and Twitter so you can share your trip with family and friends.