Category Archives: Adventures

Apple Features Gaia GPS in “Your Verse – Elevating the Expedition”

I’m delighted to share that Apple’s “Your Verse” ad campaign is now featuring Gaia GPS. You can read the story, Elevating the Expedition, in which elite mountain guides Adrian Ballinger and Emily Harrington lead their group to the top of Ama Dablam in the Himalayas, with the aid of Gaia GPS on iPad. This “verse”… Read More »

Gaia Tags Along on the Lycian Way

On the Beyond the Hedges blog, Out-of-Place-American chronicles his trip down the Lycian Way, a 510 km trek through turkey. He used Andy Allan’s OpenCycleMap within Gaia GPS to navigate, along with some not-so-accurate waypoints from a previous adventurer. This adventure features stunning coastal and forest views. According to Wikipedia, the Lycian Way takes its… Read More »

Inspiring Students from New Zealand Kayak 100km in Kayaks Made of Plastic Bottles

I was reading the great site The Adventure Blog today when I came across a post about twenty-five students from New Zealand that paddled 100 km in kayaks made of plastic bottles!  They went on this expedition to spread awareness of single use plastic and its impact on the Earth’s environment.  It’s a great cause and I for… Read More »