Apple Watch

New for the Ride with GPS app on iPhone version 1.6.9. Updating to the latest version of the app or installing it for the first time from the iTunes app store will install the app on your Apple Watch or

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Android Wear

New for the Ride with GPS app on Android version 1.6.14 Updating to the latest version of the app or installing it for the first time on Google Play will install the app on your Android Wear device automatically. It

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Interval Alerts

Get voice notifications from the mobile app every time you finish a mile, 5 miles, 5 minutes, 5km or customize it to play alert info relevant to your activity. The Interval Alert feature is available in the mobile app for

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Wheel Circumference Setting

Here’s a quick reference sheet of common wheel sizes to use in the mobile app when pairing a Bluetooth speed sensor. Size ISO Circumference (mm) 700×23 23-622 2097 700×25 25-622 2105 700×28 28-622 2136 700×32 32-622 2155 700×35 35-622 2168

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Offline Mode on Mobile

When you want to restrict the cellular data usage on your iPhone or Android, enable the Offline Mode. This will prevent the app from using cellular and wifi to do anything but still leave your phone free use data within

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Directional Arrows on Mobile

Zooming into a complex route, you might lose track of which way the route is headed. This option gives visual hints as to the directional flow of any route or completed ride. The directional arrows will show on all routes

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Navigating Club Routes

Using Premium features on the mobile app You’ve joined a Club account and now you want to take advantage of the Premium features it offers like navigation and offline maps. Starting Navigation on club routes After being approved as a

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Club Member Benefits

Your local cycling club has set up a Club Account on Ride with GPS. Learn how to join your club and take advantage of the paid features unlocked for all routes in the Club library. Here are the paid features

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Using the Wahoo RFLKT

The Wahoo RFLKT is an external display that works in conjunction with the mobile app for iPhone and Android. Once paired with the app, it displays the ride metrics and navigation cues like a bike computer but allows you to

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Pinning and Sharing on Mobile

Have you pinned a route on the site? Or you’re out and about and want to find a great route to ride later? Pinning a route is a great way to keep your most commonly used routes handy or to

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Manage Settings on Mobile

Below are all of the options available for both the iPhone and Android app. The interface of the two apps are slightly different, but the available options and functionality remain the same. Jump to a settings section: Account Settings Logging

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Taking and sharing photos on the mobile app

Riding through a spectacular mountain range? Rolling through picturesque farm roads? Using the Ride With GPS app, you can snap a photo, and it will be geotagged and automatically uploaded to the website along with your ride. This feature is

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Starting Voice Navigation on the Mobile App

Have you planned out a cool route you want to navigate using the mobile app available for iPhone and Android? We’ll show you how to start navigation and demonstrate what to expect while riding. Our Premium and Basic subscribers unlock

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Group Live Logging

Group Live Logging is an awesome feature for our mobile apps. Now, when you and your friends are Live Logging and have joined the same group on the website, you can view each others current location in real time on

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Offline Maps on iPhone

Plan on adventuring into an area with limited or no cell-phone network? Learn how to navigate your route with the OFFLINE MAPS feature where you can pre-download the route and map tiles before heading out. Our Premium and Basic memberships

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Ride with GPS and Windows Phones?

Ride with GPS does not have an app for Windows-based mobile devices such as the Lumia series. However, there has developed an app called Cycle Tracks GPS that allows Windows phones to connect to Ride with GPS and use your routes and

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Record your first ride with our mobile app

The Ride with GPS mobile app for iPhone and Android allows you to record your ride, upload to ridewithgps.com along with photos to share with all your friends and family or to keep for your personal training logs. Premium and

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Live Logging

A great feature to help share your rides as they happen is called Live Logging. Our Premium and Basic members unlock this feature for our iPhone and Android mobile apps. You must have cellular network access for this function to

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Changing Metrics on the Mobile App

While recording a ride with our mobile app for iPhone or Android, you can easily change which metrics are shown. These real-time metrics can be changed at any time, before, during, or after a ride. Changing Metrics in the Mobile

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Improving GPS Accuracy on Android

If you think it is taking a long time to get a lock on your location when using our mobile application, it may be due to your device’s GPS settings. We recommend setting it to High Accuracy. Go to Settings

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Finding an Event Route on Mobile

If you are at an event that uses Ride with GPS to plan their routes, you can now find those event routes from your iPhone or Android device by following these steps. Starter accounts can read the route for free

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Can I get my route’s cue sheet on my smartphone?

Yes! Get the Ride with GPS mobile app for iPhone and Android to start recording rides and viewing the cue sheets for your routes. Sign into the app using the same e-mail address and password that you have set up

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