With summer is at its peek, Bing in an update is rolling out features specifically aimed at hiking and camping enthusiasts. In the new solution, the searchers can now find perfect answer for hiking releated queries.
Now when a user enter a query such as “hikes near me,” bing will return a carousel of results carrying hiking trails nearby, and let you explore as well as filter the results, so you can choose the right one. These search results can be filtered by difficulty level, length, elevation gain, and more.
Cann’t decide, no worry’s Bing has added ‘Compare’ function which allow you to compare trails —you just need to click ‘Compare’ button, then pick and view trails side-by-side.
See the picture below showing the filters plus the compare:
Of course, Bing also makes it easy to find and browse hikes on a mobile phone, and also able to provide you with live directions. Enter search query ‘trails near me’ on your device, and you will get not only the trail information, but also links directly to live directions, writes bing.
In addition, Bing also now helps discover and explore camping sites, RV parks, and national parks nearby along with all the details of each camping getaway. You can also use
Lastly, there is even a flight status search box on bing search results page and parking options covering all of the major airports in the US—just try Fresno Yosemite International Airport, for example).
Bing said you can expect more, coming soon.