Virtual Walk Treadmill or GPS

Virtual Walk Treadmill or GPS


**Named Best Walking App for 2013 in the About.com Reader's Choice Awards**

Walk with your friends! Invite your friends to walk with you and see each other's progress on the map. Compete with your friends to reach the end, or gain motivation from friends to keep you going.

Track your walking using GPS or a treadmill, and use your accumulated miles towards different walking routes around the world. Even if you are just walking on your treadmill at home, circling your neighborhood, or walking on your local high school track, you can challenge yourself to complete the Appalachian Trail or take a tour of the memorials in Washington D.C. There are plenty of walks to choose from, with many more on the way!

Each route has something different to offer. While on your treadmill or with GPS outside, "walk" past landmarks on your route, view rich content including high quality pictures and information that sounds like it came straight from a tour guide. But don't think it comes so easy, information about landmarks are locked until you reach them!

Treadmill setting works by setting the speed in the Virtual Walk app to match the speed on your treadmill at home. If outside, use GPS instead. The GPS is very accurate. Virtual Walk automatically detects a low GPS signal and shuts down to save battery life.

Virtual Walk works as a daily fitness tracker. Virtual Walk automatically keeps track of your time and mileage while you are walking and logs it in a nice format for you to review later. Longer routes can be done in multiple days, as Virtual Walk will save your progress automatically when you are finished, so that you can start where you left off tomorrow.

Walk store to download more walks, that expands every week!

REVIEWS:

About.com
"very addictive to want to put in an extra mile..."

User
"alleviate the monotonous nature of dog walking..."

Recent changes:
2.1.3 Invite friends easier. Less dialogs. Fixed a stop-walking bug

2.1.2 Login bug fix

2.1 Walk with friends! New UI

1.4.1 Fixed blank checkpoints and disappearing maps bug

1.1.12 - Minor bug fixes. Increased GPS timeout.

Feel free to contact us via email for any suggestions or questions. We are working hard to add more routes, which you can expect to see in future releases.
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3.7
User ratings
84
Installs
10,000+
Concerns
3
File size
3684 kb
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**Named Best Walking App for 2013 in the About.com Reader's Choice Awards**

Walk with your friends! Invite your friends to walk with you and see each other's progress on the map. Compete with your friends to reach the end, or gain motivation from friends to keep you going.

Track your walking using GPS or a treadmill, and use your accumulated miles towards different walking routes around the world. Even if you are just walking on your treadmill at home, circling your neighborhood, or walking on your local high school track, you can challenge yourself to complete the Appalachian Trail or take a tour of the memorials in Washington D.C. There are plenty of walks to choose from, with many more on the way!

Each route has something different to offer. While on your treadmill or with GPS outside, "walk" past landmarks on your route, view rich content including high quality pictures and information that sounds like it came straight from a tour guide. But don't think it comes so easy, information about landmarks are locked until you reach them!

Treadmill setting works by setting the speed in the Virtual Walk app to match the speed on your treadmill at home. If outside, use GPS instead. The GPS is very accurate. Virtual Walk automatically detects a low GPS signal and shuts down to save battery life.

Virtual Walk works as a daily fitness tracker. Virtual Walk automatically keeps track of your time and mileage while you are walking and logs it in a nice format for you to review later. Longer routes can be done in multiple days, as Virtual Walk will save your progress automatically when you are finished, so that you can start where you left off tomorrow.

Walk store to download more walks, that expands every week!

REVIEWS:

About.com
"very addictive to want to put in an extra mile..."

User
"alleviate the monotonous nature of dog walking..."

Recent changes:
2.1.3 Invite friends easier. Less dialogs. Fixed a stop-walking bug

2.1.2 Login bug fix

2.1 Walk with friends! New UI

1.4.1 Fixed blank checkpoints and disappearing maps bug

1.1.12 - Minor bug fixes. Increased GPS timeout.

Feel free to contact us via email for any suggestions or questions. We are working hard to add more routes, which you can expect to see in future releases.

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A Google User
6 days ago
Gm5863 Good
A Google User
Aug 19, 2014
It would be nice if the walks looked like you were walking and not watching a little blip on the screen. I do like the little history lesson when you hit a landmark but trying to read while walking/jogging is not easy.
A Google User
Jul 26, 2014
Fantastic app just love it what else can i really say. I've seen a few like this but this seems to be the best one so far
A Google User
May 4, 2014
Polarchick Love this app! Really keeps me motivated. The only problem I've encountered that's a little annoying is sometimes when I open it up relatively shortly after having used it and then exiting, it loses my most recent mileage gain. It's easy enough to fix, I just set the speed at 100 mph, watch it closely and stop when I've returned to my latest stopping point.
A Google User
Mar 21, 2014
Had to give it something Not able to add any other walks. Does not give me access to the shop. Pictures indicate that I should see transparent building when walk is in the city yet I don't. Removing app