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What’s New: Self-Guided Navigation

What’s New: Self-Guided Navigation

What's new:Self-Guided NavigationLet's talk navigation! Do you often ride routes on off-road segments, finding yourself beyond the limits of regular navigation mode? Or do you get distracted by turn-by-turn directions and would sometimes prefer to turn them off? Then...

10 reasons why cycling in summer is amazing

10 reasons why cycling in summer is amazing

Summer is finally here! The days are long, the sun is shining and there are countless awesome cycling destinations just waiting to be explored. Here are 10 reasons why cycling in summer is simply the best. 1. Great weather Leave the capricious spring weather behind...

What’s new: Loop Planner

What’s new: Loop Planner

What's new:Meet the brand new loop plannerThis is for when you want to try out a new route, know the rough direction you wish to explore but also want to make sure you're home for dinner.  Sounds like a complex task, but we built an easy fix: simply point your phone...

What’s New: Proudly presenting our new route planner

What’s New: Proudly presenting our new route planner

What's new:Proudly presenting our new route plannerWe have long dreamed of combining our two separate editing and planning tools to create one versatile, powerful tool which covers all your route planning needs. So we put our heads together and reconfigured all the...

Riding with Bears – a Romanian cycling experience

Riding with Bears – a Romanian cycling experience

Written by Ionut MafteiAs a certified mountain guide, I have led cycling, hiking, and snowshoeing tours in Romania since 2007. I work for Bike In Time, a boutique cycling tour agency offering custom trips throughout the country. As cycling in Romania is becoming more...

What’s New: Your routes just got a fresh look

What’s New: Your routes just got a fresh look

What's New:Your routes just got a fresh lookWe’re beyond excited to share what we have been working on: a fresh take on the tool that makes documenting your personal routes in our web version both fun and easy, the Bikemap Route Detail Page! Our design team listened...

How Emerge Tools helped us shrink Bikemap by 20%

How Emerge Tools helped us shrink Bikemap by 20%

App size matters. It’s well known in the tech industry that reducing app sizes and the space they use, increases downloads. Especially when going below thresholds for WiFi downloads. Bigger apps are also the first to be deleted when space is tight. For months, the...

The Top 5 Cycling Destinations in 2020

The Top 5 Cycling Destinations in 2020

Bored of your usual routes at home and in the mood for going on an adventure? Now is the perfect time to plan this year’s cycling holiday. Get inspired by our selection of the top 5 cycling destinations in 2020.   1. India 🇮🇳 A cycling trip through India offers...

Your First Long Bike Ride – 200km and More

Your First Long Bike Ride – 200km and More

What was the longest bike ride that you did in one piece? For most hobby cyclists, extremely long bike rides are likely not a common occurence. But rides that are over 200km long are also as rather rare for triathletes and ambitious cyclists. How can you prepare for...

4.5M – The World’s Largest Cycling Route Collection

4.5M – The World’s Largest Cycling Route Collection

Bikemap was created by passionate cyclists with the goal of sharing awesome routes with cyclists around the world. Until today, the Bikemap community has created over 4.5M unique routes in over 100 countries adding up to more than 410M route kilometers, which makes it...

The Latest Bikemap App News

The Latest Bikemap App News

Read on for the latest app updates and news on all-things Bikemap.   iOS Updates: We are super excited about our latest iOS updates. The Bikemap app got optimized for iOS 13 and includes many new exciting features for you:   Dark Mode 🌚 Reading maps is now...

Switching from City Bike to Race Bike

Switching from City Bike to Race Bike

You've decided to take your racing ambitions to a new level and want to acquire a race bike? Great decision! Find out what you need to consider when purchasing a new sportster and learn all about the differences between city bike and race bike in this post. A...