Walk Guide

Team Name: 
Walk Guide

Walk Guide is a responsive web application for discovering walks throughout Queensland. Walk tracks and trails are mapped onto Google Maps with a polyline using KML data. Users can rate and comment on walks.

Features

  • User ratings
  • Comment threads
  • National 5 Grade Walk System

Datasets

Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service access

Technology

  • CakePHP
  • HTML5
  • CSS3
  • Turret
  • Javascript/jQuery
  • Google Maps
  • KML

Roadmap General

  • Hazard Markers
    • Users mark hazards and flag to National Parks
  • Emergency Response

Walks

  • Distance
  • Elevation
  • Start/End Points
  • Status (open/closed)
  • Nearby Sites & Landmarks

Social

  • User Profiles
  • Recommended Walks
  • OAuth Login
  • Share Links
  • Open Graph Meta Data

Search & Filtering

  • Search
    • Location
    • Nearest
    • Within National Park
    • Keyword Search
  • Filtering
    • Difficulty Grading
    • Distance & Time
    • From Walk (km Radius of user)
    • Walk Length
    • Walk Time
    • User Ratings

Media

  • Image Uploads
  • Video Uploads
  • Geolocation of Uploads
  • Pin Media along walk path
  • “Walk Highlights”

Contributors

Scott de Jonge

Datasets Used: 
Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service access https://data.qld.gov.au/dataset/queensland-parks-and-wildlife-service-access

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