1. srv's Avatar
    Howdy,
    Anyone recommend a good route tracking app for the Droid? I saw SportyPal for Android 1.6 got some good reviews, but it doesn't appear to be compliant with the Droid (Android 2.0). I'm looking for something that will track your route while hiking/biking/whatever and upload it to a server so you can see your speed/distance/elevation/etc. on a map. I used to use Sanoodi's Smap on my Blackberry Storm, but they don't appear to have a Droid version, either. Not sure what to use on the Droid at this point.
    Thanks,
    SRV
    11-17-2009 11:57 PM
  2. Adiliyo's Avatar
    google makes one:

    My Tracks for Android

    personally i haven't tried it, but it should do what you want
    11-18-2009 12:16 AM
  3. VoltaicShock's Avatar
    Not sure Instamapper does what you want, but I know you can have it track your locations and set how many plots you want.

    InstaMapper - Free Real-Time GPS Tracking
    11-18-2009 06:18 AM
  4. srv's Avatar
    Thanks - I'll give these a look.
    11-18-2009 05:50 PM
  5. Flyguide83's Avatar
    Just got tracks... Looks like something I will use allot! Now I get to see how many runs I do at the mountain.
    11-18-2009 06:49 PM
  6. s-one's Avatar
    Thanks OP for asking the question and thanks to those who post their suggestions. Could any of these apps work where I can enable the GPS on the phone remotely so I can track the phone in case I lost it?

    Thanks
    11-18-2009 07:12 PM
  7. kreativ's Avatar
    Howdy,
    Anyone recommend a good route tracking app for the Droid? I saw SportyPal for Android 1.6 got some good reviews, but it doesn't appear to be compliant with the Droid (Android 2.0). I'm looking for something that will track your route while hiking/biking/whatever and upload it to a server so you can see your speed/distance/elevation/etc. on a map. I used to use Sanoodi's Smap on my Blackberry Storm, but they don't appear to have a Droid version, either. Not sure what to use on the Droid at this point.
    Thanks,
    SRV
    I'm with sportypal for some time now, and as i know the next version will be compatible for 2.0, I think i read about this on their blog.
    11-19-2009 05:51 AM
  8. ortoped's Avatar
    1.7.6 version is out:
    SportyPal helps you improve your running, cycling, roller-blading, skiing or any other outdoor workout activities.
    - It logs your position, shows it on map, speed, distance, tempo, pace, altitude and calories burned.
    - Draws elegant graphics charts of your performance.
    - Facebook/Twitter easy share.
    - Compete and share with FRIENDS worldwide.
    - Set up GOALS
    - Voice notification
    - Great community with web integration
    - Nice and easy UI

    http://sportypal.com/Downloads/android/SportyPal.apk
    04-29-2010 06:54 AM
  9. takeshi's Avatar
    Could any of these apps work where I can enable the GPS on the phone remotely so I can track the phone in case I lost it?
    That's an entirely different type of app. You might want to start another thread.
    04-29-2010 02:00 PM
  10. azmichael53's Avatar
    So, which did you decide to use? Instamapper or My Tracks for Android?

    I'd like to use that feature too.
    03-08-2011 10:17 PM
  11. kirstyoung's Avatar
    Use TraceSaver...
    A new one that would be perfect for what you need, it maps real-time data on your handset so you can see where you are and your route whilst out and about, and also, when you get back, you can log onto the website to look at stats such as speed, elevation etc, you can also track your phone from the website in case it has been stolen, this app covers all your requirements!!!
    TraceSaver :: home page
    04-06-2011 09:02 AM
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