Find Backpacking Trails Near You With onX Backcountry

From quick overnight backpacking trails near you to week-long adventures in the backcountry, we have you covered. Start your free seven-day trial today—where will the best backpacking GPS app take you first?

From quick overnight backpacking trails near you to week-long adventures in the backcountry, we have you covered. Start your free seven-day trial today—where will the best backpacking GPS app take you first?

Guidebook-Quality Backpacking Trail Guides

We built the onX Backcountry App to provide all the tools you need to plan and execute your next backpacking trip.

Views thousands of detailed backpacking route descriptions to find the trails that suit your needs— and your ambition. See difficulty ratings, trail mileages, elevation gain, photos, and more. 


Customize Your Map With Waypoints

Drop Waypoints on your map to signify places of interest along your route or to denote important details you don’t want to forget. Then, easily share your Waypoints through text or email so your friends have the same information available at their fingertips.

Find Campsites Near You

The onX Backcountry App contains more than 50,000 recreation points across the country. From campgrounds and dispersed campsites to boat launches, fishing access points, disc golf courses, and more, finding your next destination is easy. 

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Trial Today

Get access to nationwide hiking trails, Offline Maps, unlimited custom Waypoints, and more with onX Backcountry.

Basemaps for Backpackers:
Satellite, Topo, and 3D Trail Maps

Satellite, Topo, and 3D Trail Maps

The days of static paper maps are behind us. See the terrain with satellite imagery, 24K topographic maps, a Hybrid Basemap that displays topo lines with satellite imagery, and high-resolution 3D views to plan your route and know what you’re getting into. 

Download Maps for Use Without Cell Service

Our favorite places are often many miles beyond cell service, and onX Backcountry’s Offline Maps provide full access to your maps in areas with spotty or nonexistent reception. Download Offline Maps to your phone before you head into the backcountry, and never lose track of where you are or where you’re headed.

Check the Forecast

Don’t get caught unprepared. With detailed weather reports and seven-day forecasts, there’s no need to leave the onX Backcountry App to find out what you’re going to encounter on the trail.

Start Your Free 7-Day
Trial Today

Get access to nationwide hiking trails, Offline Maps, unlimited custom Waypoints, and more with onX Backcountry.