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1. How can I change the length of my trip?

You can change the length of your trip at any time by selecting 'edit description' and changing either the distance or dates shown.

2. How do I search a Point of Interest?

When creating or editing an adventure, you can search for a point of interest on the map. Simply type in the name of a place or coordinates into the "Find Location" field above the map, choose the location you are looking for from the drop down menu and c ...

3. How can I manually add Waypoints to my adventure?

A Waypoint is a point of interest that is created by uploading your SPOT messages such as Check-in/Ok, Help or custom messages. To add a Waypoint manually select the Waypoints tool and click on the map where you would like to place it. Click on the pencil ...

4. Is SPOT Adventures free to use?

Yes. SPOT Adventures is a service that we provide free of charge to SPOT users.  If you have an active SPOT account, you can login to SPOT Adventures and use all the features of the site.  If you do not have a SPOT account, you can only view the ...

5. How do I 'Like' an adventure?

New to SPOT Adventures v2.1 is the ability to 'Like' others adventures. Now when you can show appreciation for the stories and travels of others with a big thumbs up my clicking on the 'Like this Adventure' text next to the Adventurers profile picture on ...

6. Can I still access my adventures from the "old" SPOT Adventures site?

If you’ve already created a SPOT Adventures account, you can access your past adventures and account profiles simply by signing in with your SPOT account username and password. If you had multiple old SPOT Adventures accounts, those will automatically b ...

7. How do I send and receive messages through SPOT Adventurers?

You can send and receive messages to and from other SPOT Adventurers. To send a message click on the SPOT Adventurer's profile and select "Send a Message." To view your own messages, go to Manage Profiles and select your profile to see messages left to yo ...

8. Can I preview my adventures or edit them before publishing?

Yes, you can preview your entire adventure during the creation process. Or, you can create your adventure as private, and then come back later when you have time to complete the finishing touches to make it public.

9. What privacy options are available for my Adventures?

You can make your trips public or private when creating and editing your adventures.  When an adventure is set to “public” it is searchable in the SPOT Adventures database and you can share the link with anyone you choose.   If your adv ...

10. What information does SPOT Adventures make visible from my profile?

Anyone can see your SPOT Adventures user details profile information. It is up to you what information you choose to add or if you prefer to share your adventures using a pseudonym.