OpenOrienteering is a collection of open source programs related to the sport of orienteering. The most important part from this collection is OpenOrienteering Mapper, a program for making o-maps, thought as a free alternative to the existing proprietary solution. Its main advantages compared to it are:
The programs can be downloaded here.
OpenOrienteering Mapper is currently still under development. At the moment it is in beta state and should work very stable, so in case all features you need are there, we recommend it for productive use. We are always interested in feedback about the program.
Main features of the current version (0.5.3 for PC / 0.5.90 for Android) include:
There is a lot to do, and we appreciate every kind of help, whether you are a programmer or not. As an example of a programming free task, ‘official’ symbol sets for MTB and Ski orienteering maps are still missing. If you are interested in contributing, good places to start are: