What is the Bike Route Locator App?
Cross County Connection has launched a mobile device application to help you find a better way around Southern New Jersey. The Bike Route Locator is an exclusive web app that shows known existing bikeways in the region. It works with the built-in GPS capabilities of iPhone, Android, and other devices and identifies your approximate GPS location on an interactive Google map. Bike Rout Locator can also be viewed with web browsers on desktop computers and other mobile devices. Please visit www.bikeroutelocator.com to view this amazing application!
What does the Bike Route Locator App Feature?
The app includes over 400+ bikeway segments in: Atlantic, Burlington, Camden, Cape May, Cumberland, Gloucester, and Salem counties, that span over 500 miles. Selecting an individual bikeway reveals helpful information such as: the route name, type of facility, length, and location.
NJDOT Bicycle Touring Routes are also shown in the app. there are numerous touring routes statewide, including the 238-mile High Point to Cape May Route as well as the newly released “Explore the Jersey Shore by Bicycle Routes”. Selecting any of these tour routes in the app reveals a link to the GPS-enabled PDF tour guides that you can use to navigate!
Google Streetview is an available service within the application. Simply drag the little yellow person icon onto the roadway you would like to see, and it will open a panoramic view of the bikeway that you can pan and zoom. This feature allows you to familiarize yourself with the specific conditions and location of each route before your head out the door.