导航/电子地图介绍 Instructions for GPS / Digital Maps.
We have some great walking, hiking, running, cycling routes around the area which are easy to follow on your smartphone. We suggest you download and use wikiloc, a digital map / gps app unless you have a preferred GPX app to use.
Wikiloc is a free GPS software in English / Chinese and other languages, open source and great for following routes or making your own. It also works on computers through the browser or Google Earth and dead easy to use. Its full of great walking/hiking routes in China and around the world. www.Wikiloc.com
苹果手机或安卓系统 Iphone / Android
> Download from App stores. Seach wikiloc and it will show up. Download, install.
> Open it while at home on wifi and download the Anhui offline map.
Home Screen > Offline Maps > Findmapsof….. and search “Anhui, China”. Now its all ready to use.
> Wechat us and we can send you the route file for you to follow. Click the file we send you in wechat and select wikiloc. It should open wikiloc and the route should come up for you to follow or select “Saved Trails” from the home menu and the route should be there.
For China its best when navigating or recording a route to select the offline maps (Anhui) or else the route/map will be shifted. China shifts garmin, google and other maps so you cannot accurately follow the routes. PLEASE SELECT OFFLINE MAP OF ANHUI and you will be fine.
- Browser: (VPN needed or out of China dont worry) Open browser and go to www.wickiloc.com and search Sanyang, Anhui, China. Example – This is the Driving route from motorway exit to our homes.
- Goole Earth: Open google earth (make sure VPN on if in China / outside of China dont worry). On left select layers, gallery, wikiloc. Then you will see lots of icons pop up on the map. Click an icon to see the trail details.