Detailed hiking maps by Slovenian Alpine Association on your smartphone
Author: Manca Čujež
You can download Slovenian mountain hiking maps on your smartphone. Together with other maps of most countries around the world, they are accessible through handy application Locus Map.
Maps of Alpine Association of Slovenia (PZS – Planinska zveza Slovenije) in the map scale 1 : 25.000 and 1 : 50.000 are one of the most useful navigation tools for visitors of Slovenian mountains. Marked trails, mountain huts, paths, natural and cultural points of interest, tourist infrastructure and everything else important for activities in the nature are represented here in detail. Field data are continuously updated by volunteers of Slovenian alpine clubs. Alpine Association of Slovenia unites 287 of them, counting over 55 000 members.
PZS maps can be obtained in 16 offline packages offered in Locus Store. Maps cover northern part of the country and more will be coming in near future: Bohinj East and West, Jalovec in Mangart North and South, Kamniško Savinjske Alpe (Steiner Alpen), Karavanke East and West, Krnsko pogorje East and West, Stol East and West, Triglav East&West, Triglav National Park East&West.
Maps of Slovenian mountains are available in Locus Store in Europe > Slovenia > PZS Slovenia folder. Installation is standard as in case of other offline-package form of maps of Locus partners, e.g. Ordnance Survey or Swisstopo – purchase in Locus Store, download into the “Offline” tab of your Map manager. Your purchased map can be downloaded from Locus Store freely for one year. Then we recommend creating a backup of your map somewhere out of your mobile or tablet – on your PC or Dropbox, for instance. Update of the map from Locus Store is a subject of another purchase! Your map can be used on any device running Locus with your Locus Store account.
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Slovenian summary: Zemljevide Planinske zveze Slovenije si lahko odslej naložite tudi na svoj pametni telefon. Skupaj s številnimi drugimi zemljevidi večine držav sveta so dostopni prek priročne aplikacije Locus Map za navigacijo na terenu.