ViewRanger and Outdooractive joining forces

ViewRanger and Outdooractive have come together to create the ultimate online outdoor experience. Join us as we embark on this adventure, and track our progress along the way.

As a member of the ViewRanger community you have helped us learn, grow, and develop ViewRanger into a leader in the digital outdoor space. We are always striving to provide you, our ViewRanger community, with the best possible outdoor experience. Since October, the ViewRanger and Outdooractive teams, have been working closely together behind the scenes to integrate our platforms.

This means that ViewRanger community members can now also access and use the Outdooractive app and web platform - simply by connecting your ViewRanger account. We’ll be bringing some of the most popular features from ViewRanger into Outdooractive - Skyline augmented reality, and many of the ViewRanger premium maps have already been added.

Connect your ViewRanger account with Outdooractive

Connect your ViewRanger account with Outdooractive to transfer your routes, tracks, POIs, and profile into the combined app, and start enjoying the benefits it provides today!

Connect your account

One-stop trip planner

Get all your trip data in one place: maps, route guides, travel tips, weather, trip guides, trails accessibility, accommodations and rest spots.

Better tools

Enjoy custom trail routing engine that calculates the shortest, flattest, and fastest routes and plan detailed routes on desktop with powerful web-based planning tools and maps printing option.

More maps

Use the uniquely prepared Outdooractive vector map, with winter/summer shading options, alongside your favourite premium maps (OS maps, IGN, SwissTopo, KOMPASS, etc)

Top features

Skyline, navigation with speech output, up-to-date tracks conditions, weather forecast, creating user groups, joint trips, and many other features.

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Compare ViewRanger and Outdooractive

Routes and Tracks
Manually plot routes in-app and on the web
Route finder
Route collections
Save and print routes
Track recording
Unlimited adding photos to tracks
Current route conditions
Embed routes, lists and other content on websites and blogs
Maps & Navigation
Free terrain maps
Unlimited offline maps
Free offline maps
Auto map rotation
Multiple Coordinate Types
Customizable map screen
Navigation along the route
Creation and navigation to POI
GPX files export & import
More outdoor features
Sign up and monitor Challenge
Activity Feed
Following User
Creation of user groups
Weather forecast
Accommodation suggestions
Skyline AR
3D Flyover maps
Watch App
Coming soon
Online tracking with BuddyBeacon
Coming soon
Discounts of up to 30% from our partners
Platform available in 11 languages: English, German, Italian, French, Spanish, Hebrew, Chinese, Romanian, Portuguese, Czech, Finish
*a feature is part of the ViewRanger PREMIUM/PREMIUM+ subscriptions
**a feature is part of the Outdooractive PRO/PRO+ subscriptions
***feature currently in development

Connect your ViewRanger account with Outdooractive to enjoy the benefits of the integrated app today!

Connect your account

If you want to know more or have any questions, please review our FAQs section below.

Why is ViewRanger asking me to connect my account with Outdooractive?

ViewRanger is merging with Outdooractive to create one amazing platform, giving you the best of the two apps. To join us on this adventure and enjoy the exciting benefits, all you have to do is connect your ViewRanger account with Outdooractive.

How do I connect my ViewRanger Account with Outdooractive?

Get the Outdooractive app, and tap "activate with ViewRanger Profile" button.

Is ViewRanger going away?

No it's not. You will still be able to use your ViewRanger app.

Will all ViewRanger features be available in the Outdooractive app?

Many ViewRanger features are already available in Outdooractive. We will continue adding more and eventually all major ViewRanger technology will be moved to Outdooractive.

What will happen to my ViewRanger PREMIUM/PREMIUM+ subscription if I connect my ViewRanger account with Outdooractive?

Your ViewRanger subscription will remain valid after you connect your account with Outdooractive. Renew or cancel before expiration date, as before. Upon connecting your account, look for special offers from Outdooractive for ViewRanger explorers.

What happens to my ViewRanger subscription if I don’t merge my ViewRanger account with Outdooractive?

Your ViewRanger subscription will remain valid if you do not connect your account with Outdooractive. Renew or cancel before expiration date, as before.

How long do I have to decide if I wish to connect my account with Outdooractive?

We encourage you to connect your account as soon as possible as you get to be the first ones to enjoy brand new features and all the benefits of the combined platform. Those who connect their accounts early will also get special offers from Outdooractive. However, currently, there is no deadline for connecting your account.

Are you compliant with GDPR rules?

In your ViewRanger account we have “Email and Push Notification Settings” to control how we communicate with you. These rules will transfer to Outdooractive.

Where will my ViewRanger data be after I merge with Outdooractive and how will Outdooractive use it?

Your data is secure and remains the same as it always has. ViewRanger and Outdooractive have merged under one company. It will exist in both Outdooractive and ViewRanger, so you won't lose a thing.