iOS Release Notes

Detailed notes for releases of OuterSpatial iOS, including branded apps.


This update includes internal bug fixes.

These release notes also apply to Daycation 2.1.6, Trails LA County 1.0.3, and TRAILSMV 1.3.5.

Released August 21, 2019


  • Fixed an issue that was causing some "Get Directions" actions to not function properly.


This update includes a few usability enhancements and some bug fixes.

These release notes also apply to Daycation 2.1.5, Trails LA County 1.0.2, and TRAILSMV 1.3.4.

Released June 19, 2019


  • Added reset password and log out actions to the Edit Profile screen.
  • Added a print button to the Document screen.


  • Fixed an issue that was causing the splash screen to show over the loading screen.
  • If no image is set for Events and Things to Do items, banner should not be tappable.
  • Fixed an issue that was causing changes to the user profile to not save if made immediately after logging in.
  • Non-selected features outside of the current community should never appear.
  • Fixed a crashing issue that impacted a small percentage of users.


This update includes some internal bug fixes and small enhancements.

These release notes also apply to Daycation 2.1.4, Trails LA County 1.0.1, and TRAILSMV 1.3.3.

Released May 23, 2019


  • Reworked splash and onboarding screens to ensure they work well on all device sizes.


  • Fixed an issue that was causing hero items linked to events to not display.
  • Fixed an issue that was causing the splash screen to display sometimes when the loading screen should have been displaying.
  • Fixed an issue where the Explore map info view would display when the app first loaded on iPhone Xr and iPhone Xs Max.
  • Fixed an issue that was causing the button over hero items to display improperly when only one hero item was available.


This release enhances a number of existing features and fixes some bugs. It also contains internal improvements that will pave the way for some exciting new features coming soon!

These release notes also apply to Daycation 2.1.3, Trails LA County 1.0.0, and TRAILSMV 1.3.2.

Released May 13, 2019


  • Added the Hawai'i community.


  • Improved data loading, caching, and refreshing behavior so updates show up more quickly.
  • An improved data loading screen highlights what's going on behind the scenes.
  • A redesigned photo gallery supports full captions and is more consistent, design-wise, with other parts of the app.
  • You can now engage directly with organizations via their social media accounts, by signing up for their newsletter, and/or by donating to them.
  • You can now get directions to Outings.


  • Paper maps now display at all zoom levels.
  • Fixed an issue that was causing Outings related to Events to not display properly.
  • Events that have already occurred no longer show up.
  • Fixed a bug that was causing email links not to work in certain cases.


This is a minor update that addresses the usability of the Organization screen.

Released April 17, 2019


  • Reworked the Organization screen overview section.


With this release, we welcome our newest community: Oregon! A number of bug fixes and minor enhancements also snuck their way in.

These release notes also apply to Daycation 2.1.1/2.1.2 and TRAILSMV 1.3.1.

Released March 20, 2019


  • Added the Oregon community.


  • Area, trail, and point of interest photos are now ordered consistently.


  • Fixed an issue that was causing events on organization screens to sort backwards.
  • Fixed an issue where the drag behavior of the Explore map infoview was a little "funky". (That's a technical term.)


This release includes new social tools, a fully redesigned and expanded point of interest symbol set, and content that sorts to display what's closest to you. As usual, it also includes a slew of smaller (but not to be forgotten!) internal improvements and bug fixes.

These release notes also apply to Daycation 2.1.0 and TRAILSMV 1.3.0.

Released February 5, 2019


  • New social tools make it easy to view and interact with updates directly from OuterSpatial's partner organizations.
  • Expanded the point of interest symbol set to include more than 100 types.
  • Modified the home screen overview map and carousel to show Outings and locations nearest to you (if you've given the app permission to access your location).
  • Similarly, the Explore list now automatically sorts to display Outings and locations that are closest to you — if, again, you have given OuterSpatial access to your location.


  • Implemented major performance improvements both when loading the app for the first time and when switching between communities.
  • Added edit and camera buttons to make it clear that profile editing tools are available in the Me tab.
  • Improved the "Reload Community Data" tool in the application settings.
  • Cleaned up the navigation hierarchy to make it more intuitive.
  • Implemented lazy loading of some secondary detail maps to improve the memory footprint.
  • Cleaned up terrain data for Alaska community.
  • Added new area and trail tags, including: Seasonality, an expanded list of activity types, and common rules and regulations.
  • Improved messaging around failed log ins and sign ups to make it clear what went wrong.
  • Implemented community "masks" throughout the app's maps.
  • Implemented Universal Links so opening a URL on your device will now open the app, if available.
  • Added support for "Manager" steward organizations.


  • Fixed an issue that was causing the splash screen to not display at times when loading the app from the background.
  • Fixed an issue that caused the bookmark button to stay disabled after successfully creating a bookmark.
  • Fixed an issue that was preventing the profile photo from being saved.
  • Fixed an issue where the Explore map infoview would hide when navigating back to Explore from a child screen.