This dissertation introduces an application for smart phones on the Android platform. The application helps users simplify orientation and navigation in the mountains and throughout other hiking activities.
The beginning of the dissertation addresses the most commonly used, similar applications both at home and abroad. The following description presents some basic information about hiking trails and the development of the hiking trails’ database that is under the domain of the Alpine Association of Slovenia. Further on, information about the development environment and tools used during the application’s creation is presented. The conclusion details an indepth presentation of the application, which is written with the help of the described tools and data.