Get the most comprehensive guide to all 419 national parks in the United States. Researched and written by local traveler experts - quickly learn about each park’s history and highlights.

Planning a road trip? Use our custom map to discover all those “small parks” along your route.

Best of all - use Chimani to “verify” your visits to national parks with our GPS-based “check-in” feature which unlocks special “verified” badges and Chimani “experience points”.


Subscribe to Chimani Perks and unlock everything you need for your next national park trip. Subscription benefits include:

• Download all 64 detailed national park guides for the US, Canada, and, United Kingdom
• Offline maps and guide access (a must-have for most parks!)
• Discount savings club with over 250 discount partners (more added each month)
• Access to over $2,500 in savings to national park specific discounts on lodging, dining, and activities.
• Access to over 10,000 more points of interest to get verified badges and points!

Each detailed park guide includes:

• Researched and written by local experts
• Custom, GPS-enabled, topographic maps with all necessary trails, facilities, etc.
• All activities including hiking, camping, biking, etc.
• All facilities including all restrooms and parking lots
• Shuttle bus/train schedule (in the parks that have them)
• Audio tours (available in the top ten most visited parks)
• More badges and points
• Park-specific alerts and notifications

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Chimani Perks is available as an annual subscription for $29.99/year, or you can unlock lifetime Perks access via a one-time payment of $99.99. You can subscribe and pay through your iTunes account. Your subscription will automatically renew unless canceled at least 24 hours before the end of the current period. Auto-renew can be turned-off anytime by going to your Account Settings in iTunes after purchases.

This version of Chimani includes the following 64 national and state parks guides, with more to come soon: Acadia National Park, American Samoa National Park, Arches National Park, Big Bend National Park, Biscayne National Park, Black Canyon National Park, Bryce Canyon National Park, Cape Cod National Seashore, Channel Islands National Park, Congaree National Park, Crater Lake National Park, Cuyahoga Valley National Park, Death Valley National Park, Denali National Park, Dry Tortugas National Park, Everglades National Park, Gates Of The Arctic National Park, Glacier National Park, Grand Canyon National Park, Glacier Bay National Park, Grand Teton National Park, Great Basin National Park, Great Sand Dunes National Park, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Guadalupe Mountains National Park, Haleakala National Park, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Hot Springs National Park, Isle Royale National Park, Joshua Tree National Park, Katmai National Park, Kenji Fjords National Park, Kobuk Valley National Park, Lake Clark National Park, Lassen Volcanic National Park, Mammoth Cave National Park, Mesa Verde National Park, Mount Rainier National Park, Mount Rushmore National Memorial, North Cascades National Park, Olympic National Park, Petrified Forest National Park, Pinnacles National Park, Redwood National Park, Rocky Mountain National Park, Saguaro National Park, Sequoia-Kings National Park, Shenandoah National Park, Theodore Roosevelt National Park, Virgin Islands National Park, Voyageurs National Park, Wind Cave National Park, Wrangell-St Elias National Park, Yellowstone National Park, Yosemite National Park, Zion National Park, Banff National Park, Lake District National Park, Baxter State Park

What’s New

Version 5.0.10

+ Fixed a problem with the interactive icons on the map
+ Fixed a problem with the Lake District park guide
+ Increased the radius allowed for verified check-ins

Thank you for using Chimani. If you have any problems or questions, please don't hesitate to contact us at

Ratings and Reviews

4.4 out of 5
5 Ratings

5 Ratings

Long Pig ,

Very useful

Great apps. I have them all, though I've yet to use them while in the parks. But for now I'm using them to plan my trips.
Good, quick support from the devs, too.

Mox_Nix ,


Formerly a Family Favorite. Developer decided to make guides in this app available by subscription only thus rendering pictures and information useless.

Developer Response ,

Thank you for your feedback. Apps are expensive to develop and it takes resources to keep all the content updated. In order to continue (vs removing the app completely), we’re asking for a small fee to continue and improve. We feel we offer a very good value for just a small price.


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Age Rating
Rated 4+
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