Chimani - National Park Guides

Chimani - National Park Guides

By Chimani, Inc.

  • Category: Travel
  • Release Date: 2011-05-23
  • Current Version: 5.0.10
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 168.94 MB
  • Developer: Chimani, Inc.
  • Compatibility: iOS 10.0+
Score: 4
4
From 611 Ratings

Description

Get the most comprehensive guide to all 419 national parks in the United States. Researched and written by local traveler experts - quickly learn about each park’s history and highlights. Planning a road trip? Use our custom map to discover all those “small parks” along your route. Best of all - use Chimani to “verify” your visits to national parks with our GPS-based “check-in” feature which unlocks special “verified” badges and Chimani “experience points”. HEADING TO A PARK? BE PREPARED WITH CHIMANI PERKS Subscribe to Chimani Perks and unlock everything you need for your next national park trip. Subscription benefits include: • Download all 64 detailed national park guides for the US, Canada, and, United Kingdom • Offline maps and guide access (a must-have for most parks!) • Discount savings club with over 250 discount partners (more added each month) • Access to over $2,500 in savings to national park specific discounts on lodging, dining, and activities. • Access to over 10,000 more points of interest to get verified badges and points! Each detailed park guide includes: • Researched and written by local experts • Custom, GPS-enabled, topographic maps with all necessary trails, facilities, etc. • All activities including hiking, camping, biking, etc. • All facilities including all restrooms and parking lots • Shuttle bus/train schedule (in the parks that have them) • Audio tours (available in the top ten most visited parks) • More badges and points • Park-specific alerts and notifications Love Chimani? We would appreciate if you would take a moment and write a nice review! If you have any questions, please email support@chimani.com You’ll get a “wicked fast” response! Chimani Perks is available as an annual subscription for $29.99/year, or you can unlock lifetime Perks access via a one-time payment of $99.99. You can subscribe and pay through your iTunes account. Your subscription will automatically renew unless canceled at least 24 hours before the end of the current period. Auto-renew can be turned-off anytime by going to your Account Settings in iTunes after purchases. This version of Chimani includes the following 64 national and state parks guides, with more to come soon: Acadia National Park, American Samoa National Park, Arches National Park, Big Bend National Park, Biscayne National Park, Black Canyon National Park, Bryce Canyon National Park, Cape Cod National Seashore, Channel Islands National Park, Congaree National Park, Crater Lake National Park, Cuyahoga Valley National Park, Death Valley National Park, Denali National Park, Dry Tortugas National Park, Everglades National Park, Gates Of The Arctic National Park, Glacier National Park, Grand Canyon National Park, Glacier Bay National Park, Grand Teton National Park, Great Basin National Park, Great Sand Dunes National Park, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Guadalupe Mountains National Park, Haleakala National Park, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Hot Springs National Park, Isle Royale National Park, Joshua Tree National Park, Katmai National Park, Kenji Fjords National Park, Kobuk Valley National Park, Lake Clark National Park, Lassen Volcanic National Park, Mammoth Cave National Park, Mesa Verde National Park, Mount Rainier National Park, Mount Rushmore National Memorial, North Cascades National Park, Olympic National Park, Petrified Forest National Park, Pinnacles National Park, Redwood National Park, Rocky Mountain National Park, Saguaro National Park, Sequoia-Kings National Park, Shenandoah National Park, Theodore Roosevelt National Park, Virgin Islands National Park, Voyageurs National Park, Wind Cave National Park, Wrangell-St Elias National Park, Yellowstone National Park, Yosemite National Park, Zion National Park, Banff National Park, Lake District National Park, Baxter State Park

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Reviews

Great app!

5
I’ve been using this app for many years and find it incredibly useful! There are a few little things that have been identified in other reviews, so I’m not going to repeat them. This app is well worth having and using if you frequent the National Parks - especially if you hike into the parks, beyond the parking lots and congestion. I spend a lot of time on remote trails, and some not so remote. There have been several times this app helped me find my way back after a long day on a confusing trail system. I always carry a paper map (as a backup), but there’s nothing like being able to view your location on a downloaded map of the trail system! Btw, I even carry a small solar panel to charge my phone. As with most apps, you MUST use it and familiarize yourself with it to fully benefit from its many features.
By arflychic

Please remove advertisements.

5
Hi Chimani, I am a National Park fanatic and love your app using it all the time. I paid the $100 to support your organization and feel that it is a fair price for me to pay. But, The one thing I would request is to be able to have a toggle to turn the advertisements with the $ icons ON or OFF in the preferences section. It is frustrating and distracting to see 20 advertisers covering the Acadia National Park icon and other major sites including Smokies, Glacier, Yosemite, Yellowstone and several others. I’ve been to all the parks in California and want to see all one color of badges showing that I’ve completed them all but the advertisements overlay in a different color. I don’t want to see the advertisements! Let paying customers see what they want or don’t want while letting your advertisers pay for those who haven’t yet subscribed. Thanks for an otherwise excellent app. Device: IPhone iOS Version: 12.3.1 App Version: 5.0.10
By WDFARR

Dollar sign markers

2
It would be nice if there was a way to toggle on and off the dollar sign markers that offer discounts to nearby parks. They cover up the actual park markers and make it hard to see what I’ve visited. Example: I went to Acadia and marked that as visited, which turned the marker orange, but I can’t see it on the map unless I zoom way in. It is covered by all kinds of dollar sign markers when zoomed out.
By Weather Argonaut

Won’t Regret It

5
This app is great for planning national park trips! I’ve used it on my last five and it always gives great tips and ideas. Download it!
By Appuhlz

Requires subscription

1
I would pay a small fee but I don’t want the hassle of. Setting up a subscription and canceling etc. just make it an in app purchase and be done with it
By DontShootTheMessenger

very useful app

5
best app for traveling to canyons.
By Junior12662

Problem downloading Park guides to iPad

2
The app work fine on my android phone, but I am unable to download Park guides on the iPad app.
By azsuzie

Locked me out of my data

1
This used to be a free 5 star app. Then they changed their model to a rather expensive pay-for basis. In the meantime I have loaded years of info covering some 37 National Parks and I am now locked out of that data because they now insist I pay a fee to look at MY DATA! I’m pretty angry. Not because they need to charge money for what is a pretty good app but they didn't give me chance to get my data or give me free access to the parks I’d already been to (and provided them info on). My data made this app better but I’m locked out of it. So when did I go to the Talus Cave at Pinnacles NP, or hike Wheeler Peak at Great Basin?
By Malt Miller

Crap app

1
This app is not user friendly. I paid for the year and I can’t figure out the trip planning. I downloaded the minimal map and the other one that was supposed to be more detailed, they were the same. This app is a waste of money.
By ash123n

Rip off

1
Why on earth would I pay a subscription for what is essentially a database of National Park brochures. I can download these for free on the internet.
By Mikeatcut

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