Oh, Ranger! ParkFinder

Oh, Ranger! ParkFinder is built on American Park Network’s database of more than 60,000 federal, state, and municipal parks and public lands. Carefully curated, the app allows users to find “things to do” based on 30 criteria (from auto touring to spelunking and fishing to wildlife watching) in their neighborhoods or along the route of their next road trip. If users register with the app, they are able to upload images, leave comments, check in, and get directions to parks.

Chimani Parks App

Chimani is the leading national park mobile app. Our intuitive app draws on the power of GPS-enabled interactive mapping technology to guide your national park adventures.

Our guides include descriptions of points of interest, trails, amenities, and more. “No service” when you’re out in the wilderness? No problem. Chimani’s app works with or without WiFi or data signal.

It is available for free to download from the Apple Appstore and Google Play.

Blue Ridge Parkway Travel Planner

Developed in partnership with the Blue Ridge Parkway Association, the BRPA app boasts information about the 469 miles that roadway that includes scenic places, historic sites, trails, overlooks, interpretive exhibits, visitor centers, lodging, services, and essential information for anyone visiting the Blue Ridge Parkway area.

The offers detailed information for the Parkway’s four major regions: Ridge, Plateau, Highlands and Pisgah, as well as information for the Shenandoah and Great Smoky Mountain National Park regions at the Parkway’s southern and northern terminus respectively. 

Users can explore the most popular national park entity in the U.S. by region, activity or proximity to your location. Download the app to access content during your trip to visit the Blue Ridge Parkway area, or use it to plan your vacation before you leave home.

Offline maps are available to help users navigate and locate points of interest when cellular service is lacking or spotty in some areas along the Parkway.

Customs Apps

In today’s mobile world, consumers will spend most of their time planning leisure and recreational travel and experiences from the convenience of their phone. American Park Network develops custom apps which will help you quickly and efficiently tap into the $7 trillion travel and tourism industry and have a meaningful presence in one of the most downloaded app category: 60 percent of global smartphone users have downloaded a travel app, 45 percent of which demonstrate intent to use apps regularly to plan travels and holiday trips. No matter what segment of the travel industry you plan to target, there is an audience and demand for an app. By embracing a mobile first strategy, will provide your organization the ability to maximize consumer engagement, particularly when reaching consumers who are in market, are planning to be.

American Park Network has developed out a reputation as a leading custom iOS and app developer within the travel industry, leveraging our Oh, Ranger platform and proprietary database of more than 60,000 parks, public lands and other recreation destinations.. As an award-winning mobile app developer, we take pride in our ability to develop custom apps effectively and cost-efficiently to help you reach the largest possible addressable audience and maximize your marketing investment.

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