How do I add a new recording?

Via on a desktop or laptop computer:

  1. Log in to your account using a desktop or laptop computer (you can log in here)

  2. Hover over History in the green header and click on Recordings (or click here)

  3. Click on the blue Upload button
  4. Drag your GPX/KML/TPO file into the dotted line area, or click within that area to select the file you'd like to upload
  5. When you are finished, click the green Upload button
  6. Optional: you can add a Description

On iOS/Android:

  1. Tap on Record in the bottom navigation bar or on a trail detail page
  2. Tap on the Record button at the bottom of the screen to start recording your track using your phone's built-in GPS

  3. When you are finished, tap the Pause button and then Save

  4. Optional: you can rate the track, link your track to a trail, select an activity, and provide a title

  5. Tap Save

Any recorded tracks that you upload or record using the AllTrails app are automatically synced across devices. If you'd like to learn more about how to access your recordings, click here: