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READERS COMMENTS

Doug
Apr 25, 2011

Agree. Not intuitive, but I figured it out. I also was looking in the March issue for a hike. On the bottom of p. 23 in black bar it has the URL backpacker.com/hikes/ . Put the Hike ID after the slash and the hike will come up.

Mark
Apr 02, 2011

Having trouble finding your existing trips? Try going to http://www.trimbleoutdoors.com/TrimbleOutdoors.aspx. Seems like this is the primary location for trips created through the backpacker gps tool and they just don't have a good interface to it through the backpacker.com site.

Steve22060
Mar 12, 2011

I downloaded the app GPS Trails so I could upload my trips to this site like advertised on this site. I sat at the trail head this morning for an hour waiting for the app to find the GPS satellite. Well it never happened. It was searching the entire hike and never was successful. I don't recommend it. Especially because it was $10 wasted.

Phil Doherty
Mar 06, 2011

It's 2011 - why doesn't your search function work? Tried searching for "Trip ID 938365" - nothing. Tried searching "Bozeman Cave Lake" - nothing. Can you email the longitude and latitude for the article, and then maybe I can use my GPS to find it...

John
Mar 05, 2011

Add me to the list - how do you find a trip??? I setup an account just so I could get the data - was not the solution......

Brian Clissold
Mar 03, 2011

I agree! I'd like to find this hike that is published in the March 2011 issue. Can't find it at all, no matter how I search. Where is it?? What good does the Trip ID do if it doesn't help find the trip?

Johnny
Feb 23, 2011

The "Start Now" and other links are not working on this page. I can't upload a trip.

Carl Woloszyk
Feb 12, 2011

How do access Trip ID 509970? A link on available trip might help or at least provide simple directions.

jessica
Aug 21, 2010

Dear Sir/Madam
Greetings from Ajamea Uganda Safari (U) Ltd,
We are professionally managed, dynamic and result oriented Tour & Safari operating company established in 2006 and started its operation in 2007 after getting license to operate as tour operator from Ministry of Tourism, Trade & Industry and also we are member of Association of Uganda Tour Operators (AUTO).The head office is based in Jinja.
We have a team of dedicated management and staff with full time positions, who are very competent in planning, scheduling and coordinating travel arrangements for our customers with honesty, transparency, hospitality and integrity.
We work very closely with all our customers to achieve the best possible solution for their holiday with high degree of flexibility, increased efficiency, best service and most importantly economy in costs and safety.
Our team comprises of specialized and well-experienced consultants in their respective field of work. We work as a team, ensuring of our best services to our clients at all the time and we offer small group and tailor-made holidays based on the appreciation and respect of the local environment and people.
We provide a range of professional services, including
• We provide free & accurate travel/safari information to Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania & Rwanda
• Hotel Reservation /lodge booking
• Active adventure Safaris
• Gorilla Safaris Uganda and Rwanda
• Photographic and film tours
• Chartering Flights
• Rwenzori Expedition
• Ground transportation
• Guided Nature walks
• Bird watching
• White water Rafting
• Bungee jumping adventure
• Boating and Fishing inside L. Victoria
• Camping Holidays and Vacations
• Individual/family/student study arrangements
• Ticketing
• Cultural programmes
• Conference and Incentives
We cater for individual, family, and group travel for leisure and personal interest. We major in providing quality, personalized service to our clients, while observing nature conservation in Uganda. We strive to actively to promote Uganda and the East African region with the introduction of value for money Safari products. Let our dedicated and experienced team bring you dream to reality.
We actively support responsible, ethical and sustainable travel through our business practices, encouraging clients to do the same and also by contributing part of our profits to support community projects in the destinations the clients visit.
We try to ensure that all our trips not only minimize the negative effects of tourism but actually have a positive impact on the communities into their villages and often their homes.
We use local guides, local transport and local accommodation and paying fair wages, ensures that not only do you gain a unique insight into the culture you are visiting but also that as much of your money as possible stays in the local community.
Wherever possible we also contribute to community projects (helping to preserve traditional ways of life, providing education and supporting environmental initiatives) and, if practical, encourage you to visit or even lend a helping hand and mostly we work hand to hand with Horn of Salvation
We value customer’s satisfaction, networking with third parties and partnership with International travel companies.
Dear Friends! You are welcome to have a tour with us and work with you in showing your client’s the best of Uganda’s and Rwanda’s hospitality can offer
Hope to hear from you soon.
Best Regard
AMODING JESSICA
GENERAL MANAGER
AJAMEA UGANDA SAFARIS (U) LTD

Plot 209A Main Street, Jinja. Opposite Biashara Supermarket, next to Jinja Police Station,
Tel: +256 772 617980 +256 772 617980
Email: info@ajameaugandasafaris.com,
jessica@ajameaugandasafaris.com,
ajameaugandasafaris@yahoo.com,
sales@ajameaugandasafaris.com
“DISCOVERING THE HEART CHAMBERS OF AFRICA"



Logan
Aug 10, 2010

AAAAH! Option A for us poor people doesn't work!!

Tim Oliver
Jul 26, 2010

Fun Hike

Nathan
Jul 23, 2010

I'd love to buy the android app but I want to see what trails are available in my area.

Mike
Mar 29, 2010

Links aren't working for the Create a Trip section.

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