Forth to Farne Way – Ideas


  1. Interactive Google maps are accurate. But may need slight adjustment
  2. Printable pdfs are a map with a picture. Supplied separately. Each probably needs changing
  3. Suggestions:
    • On overview page user can with one click view/open any particular section/page.
      • Either a list with names of each section
      • And/Or an overview map which you can click on – like the old website had
    • Every map on its own website page, with words & pictures
    • Buttons – some ideas:
These are essential
Save Section as pdfOpens a standard view as a pdf file to saveExamples of each section provided
Download as KML or GPXOpens the route as a file, in either of two common formats, for the user to saveUsers can then import the file into the mapping app of their choice, eg Gaia, Google Earth, Ordnance Survey, Strava, Hiiker…
Using the mapExplain how to browse around map (legend, layers, share, full screen…)For people not familiar with how Google MyMaps work
Nice to have
Change map type
Switch between Google Satellite & Plain, Ordnance Survey, OpenStreetMap. See,
WalksInSpain method is technically tricky, but the code is freely available in GitHub