APPS FOR THE OUTDOORS
100 Awesome survival Tips
$0.99; iOS Adventure can sometime put you in a spot of bother. This app gets information on survival tips for problems like how to survive an animal attack, jump from rooftop to rooftop and even how to cross a piranha infested river. And yes, it also tells you how to handle UFO abduction and other otherworldly situations.
US Army Survival Guide
Free; Android This is great app puts together the entire US Army survival guide on the phone and can be used even in the offline mode. The app features various chapters that talks about shelters, desert survival, dangerous animals, food procurement, etc.
Free; iOS & Android Adventure sports are incomplete without ropes and knots. So get this knot guide application that teachs how to tie a knot. It includes 92 kinds on knots and is categorised under 10 categories like bend, climbing, fishing, looping, running, hitch, etc.
Free; Universal Many smartphones have a compass onboard. Those without this feature should instal this free app which gives a compass view with location display, ensures you can save your favourite place or car location, etc.