Geospatial Services

Geospatial Services

We provide custom mapping and geospatial services to a wide range of industries, utilizing the latest software, datasets, and imagery. Our staff work efficiently to deliver products and services to meet your needs. We have experience working with many different types of industries

Adirondack High Peaks

Adirondack High Peaks

Ten Hiking Essentials You should always pack the ten essentials: a map, compass, headlamp and spare batteries in case your hike takes longer than planned—or you get lost. Always carry a first-aid kit (it should include items for blisters or sprained ankles), extra clothing like wool socks, rain gear and lunch with snacks that are…

Digital Maps & Apps

Digital Maps & Apps

Reference a combination of smaller and larger scale paper maps along with online and offline digital maps. Research and plan before setting out the trail Map-N-Hike GAIA GPS is a long-standing mobile navigation platform for backcountry travelers. Loaded with map layers and other features, GAIA is yet another great option for those traveling outside of…

7 Reasons Why it’s Essential To Carry a Trail Map

7 Reasons Why it’s Essential To Carry a Trail Map

The U.S. is, fortunately, still filled with unspoilt tracts of land that are well protected in the country’s preserves and state and national parks. Within these wilderness landscapes are exciting trails complemented by spectacular natural features like canyon views, waterfalls, sheer drops, and river crossings. Of course, these trails constitute hundreds of thousands of miles.

Shop National Geographic

Shop National Geographic

The Map Collections are a perfect companion for the trip of a lifetime or as a reference for armchair backcountry travelers who want to dream of their next National Park or Appalachian Trail adventure. Buy a Map Collection and save almost 15% over the retail price of the maps. The custom wooden collector’s box is…

Coordinate Systems

Coordinate Systems

Projected Coordinate System’s are dealing with a flat map with xy values on a Cartesian grid (values would be feet, yards, meters). A Projected Coordinate System is always based on a particular Geographic Coordinate System. PCS contains a projection which is the mathematical algorithm used in converting between the latitude and longitude value and the…

Graticules and Grids

Graticules and Grids

Latitude Lines parallel to the equator Hemispheres designated North (N) and South (S). Equator is 0° North Pole is N 90° South Pole is S 90° Expressed in three formats Degrees, Minutes, Seconds N 44° 09’ 39.03” Degrees, Minutes N 44° 09.65′ Degrees  N 44.160° 1° of latitude is 111.12 km (69.05 mi.) 1’ of…

Create Interactive Maps

Create Interactive Maps

Map-N-Hike can embed custom maps using Esri’s JavaScript API. Esri has done a lot of work not only on the technology but on the developer experience around the technology. If you would like to embed custom interactive web maps into your website, but don’t know where to start, contact us and we can provide solutions to meet your needs.