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1. 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.  

2. 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 ...

3. I cannot login to my Spot Adventures account or I've been locked out

If you try to login unsuccessfully too many times, your account will be locked for security.  To unlock your account, please contact SPOT Adventures Customer Support: https://www.findmespot.com/en/contactus/index.php. ...

4. 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 ...

5. 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 ...

6. How do I create an adventure using my tracking data from my SPOT device?

Login to SPOT Adventures and click on "Create an Adventure," and give your adventure a title. You will then have the chance to make your adventure public or private and to choose the timezone for the Adventure by selecting a city nearby to your location. ...

7. 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.

8. When Creating an Adventure, how does "Get SPOT Messages" work?

“Get SPOT Messages” will automatically import all of the messages, tracks and waypoints sent from your selected SPOT device within the start and end dates of your Adventure and place them on the map. Your Check-in/OK and Help messages are imported as ...

9. How do I map my route manually if I do not have tracking data?

You can draw your trip using our Draw Tracks tool. A Track is a continuous line that is created by uploading your SPOT Track Progress messages. A Track can be created by selecting the drawing tool and clicking on the map where you would like the ...

10. 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 ...