Plains Locator 4+

Convert Land Descriptions


Designed for iPad

    • 5.0 • 1 Rating
    • Free
    • Offers In-App Purchases



Plains Locator: Convert and Map Public Land Survey System (PLSS) Land Descriptions to Latitude and Longitude coordinates.

Results include GPS Coordinates and distance to the centre of the section, the ability to favourites, add notes to the location, plot on a map and get navigation directions through Apple Maps, Google Maps and ForeFlight.

* Search Full Sections
* Search Quarter Sections
* Search MTRS
* Search Latitude & Longitude
* Search by Current Location
* Search by Map
* View full details including MTRS and County information
* Save Favorite Locations
* View History of searches
* Save Custom Notes
* Plot locations on map and start turn-by-turn navigation

Plains Locator supports the following States:
* Colorado
* Iowa
* Kansas
* Minnesota
* Montana
* Nebraska
* North Dakota
* Oklahoma
* South Dakota

A subscription is required to use Plains Locator. Subscriptions can be purchased from within the app. All new signups receive a free 7-day trial period.

Your subscription lets you use Plains Locator everywhere. Your data syncs securely and automatically between your devices, and can also be accessed on the web.

An active network connection is required to perform conversions and use mapping features.

If you enjoy using Plains Locator, please leave us a 5-star review. If you have any questions, problems or suggestions, please contact

Payments will be charged to your iTunes Account after confirmation. Subscriptions are automatically renewed unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24 hours before the end of the subscription period. Accounts will be charged for subscription renewals within 24 hours prior to the end of the current period. Subscriptions may be managed in your iTunes Account’s Settings after purchasing.

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What’s New

Version 1.4.1

* Adds support for calculating the distance and bearing to a Land Description.
* Adds ForeFlight as a supported navigation app.
* Fixes a crash that occurred on iPad devices.
* Minor bug fixes and changes.

Ratings and Reviews

5.0 out of 5
1 Rating

1 Rating

wisconsin_cropadjuster ,

The app I was looking for ..just add Wisconsin

Please Add Wisconsin

App Privacy

The developer, Flipwire, indicated that the app’s privacy practices may include handling of data as described below. For more information, see the developer’s privacy policy.

Data Linked to You

The following data may be collected and linked to your identity:

  • Contact Info

Data Not Linked to You

The following data may be collected but it is not linked to your identity:

  • Location

Privacy practices may vary, for example, based on the features you use or your age. Learn More

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