New App for hiking the West Highland Way #hike

I got contacted today by an app developer who has brought out an app (for Android initially I think) for people looking to do the West Highland Way. I’d love to do this path / trail its entirety – on my bucket list, as having driven up most of it (and walked a tiny part + one mountain at the northern end) it’s a beautiful … Keep reading >

Kit Review – What’s under here? New Augmented Reality App for geologists and hikers

My son just put me on to a new app from the British Geological Survey – iGeology 3D. It’s only available on Android (maybe it was too onerous / time-consuming / costly to develop an iphone version? not sure.) We’re going to give it a proper test drive (walk) on Saturday – I like the idea of being able to identify what you are walking over … Keep reading >