TouchMountain: Add a peak

You might have noticed that there are some peaks missing in our database. Please help us (and the community) to add missing peaks. Starting with version 2.12, you can conveniently add a peak from within the TouchMountain app: Open the app, swype to the left and click on "add a peak". Or, you can add a peak at the computer as described below:

Info: Mountain specific informations are taken from www.openstreetmap.org (OSM) and www.geonames.org. Sometimes not all mountains are saved in our database. You can easily add a peak by executing the following instructions: 

Step 1

 Register on www.openstreetmap.org or use an OpenID-Account (Google, Yahoo, Wordpress, etc.) instead.

Steps 2 and 3

Step 4

 Scroll down and chose the « Potlach 1 » editor. You can also change the language if you want. Click « Save Changes ».

Steps 5 and 6

Zoom in to the place of your choice and click « edit ». The so called « Potlach 1 » editor gets opened.

Step 7

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Steps 9, 10 and 11

Step 13

Add key « name » and the name of the peak as the value. If you also know the peaks height, you can add key « ele » and it's corresponding value.

Step 14

Step 15

Finished

The new peak is now saved and we will be able to update our updates in the next couple of days. Then, you can update your phone under settings > countries > «country of your choice». If it isn't, please contact us.

Do you have any other questions?

No problem. We would love to help you via email.