[closed] Strava HeatMAP new-released!

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Re: [closed] Strava HeatMAP new-released!

by Ziiky » Wed Nov 25, 2020 12:45 pm


I am heavy user os Strava heatmaps and I used this stravaheatmap "hack" till yesterday when this stop working.
I try to update COM.111.AQX file with new "Cookie: CloudFront-Policy=...; CloudFront-Key-Pair-Id=...; CloudFront-Signature=..." parts but no luck. Strava add something new

Can some1 look into this?

Re: [closed] Strava HeatMAP new-released!

by aahz » Wed Feb 06, 2019 10:30 am

Just change "run" to "ride" in urls:

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Also, if you want to see winter tracks change "run" to "winter". And "all" for all tracks.

Re: [closed] Strava HeatMAP new-released!v

by 2mph » Tue Feb 05, 2019 4:28 pm

Thanks that's great , I will cut n paste my cloud front id , when I get home , I also need to us bike heat map !

Re: [closed] Strava HeatMAP new-released!

by aahz » Tue Feb 05, 2019 1:33 pm

Here is the xml for aqx-file for strava:

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<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<aqx version="7">

<description>Strava heatmaps</description>

<source id="StravaRun" layer="true">
<name>Strava Run</name>
<cookie>CloudFront-Key-Pair-Id=@your_CloudFront-Key-Pair-Id@; CloudFront-Policy=@your_CloudFront-Policy@; CloudFront-Signature=@your_CloudFront-Signature@</cookie>

Re: [closed] Strava HeatMAP new-released!

by 2mph » Mon Feb 04, 2019 11:26 am

I have had a battle with getting a cookie from chrome and adding it to the AQX file. my ancient computing and cut n paste skills not succeeding !

Could you show me what format and where to paste the cookie info in the .aqx file

i get an error
Failed to load custom map
file '/storage/emulated/
awk (Xml Closing Tag (line
120, col 7, pos 6716: starts with
"cookie', ends with 'aqx', line
#120 column #7)

i have used these instructions from locus to acquire the cookie

As I am a heavy user to the strava heatmap as overlay I found a hack (disclaimer it's ugly :))

Create a Strava account (it's free)
Use Chrome to browse to the Strava Heatmap site (i.e. https://www.strava.com/heatmap#12.56/8. ... 9/hot/ride)
Login in Strava to be able to zoom on street level
Open open chrome developer tools -> network, filter for .png
Right click an entry in the column Name and do a "copy as cURL"
Paste that in an editor and copy the Cookie Part, everything after "Cookie:" up unto '
Override the strava2.providers.xml on your phone with the following: replace {paste cookie data here} with your Cookie data.

this is the cookie info i guessed it requires

"Cookie: CloudFront-Policy=...; CloudFront-Key-Pair-Id=...; CloudFront-Signature=..."

Re: Strava HeatMAP new-released!

by Psyberia-Support » Thu Jan 31, 2019 12:31 pm

Yes you can already to the same thing in AQ, just use the "<cookie>" tag to specify your account related cookie.

Re: Strava HeatMAP new-released!

by 2mph » Tue Jan 29, 2019 5:45 pm

That's a great shame very useful layer for bike trails
The locus map users have come up with a solution, any chance it can be implemented in alpine quest

Re: Strava HeatMAP new-released!

by steve66 » Fri Jan 19, 2018 10:16 am

An effective workaround?

Re: Strava HeatMAP new-released!

by Psyberia-Support » Tue Jan 16, 2018 2:34 pm

Because Strava added a protection so other applications cannot use their new map...

Re: Strava HeatMAP new-released!

by steve66 » Tue Jan 16, 2018 2:02 pm

There are tremendous amount of new data to display

Re: Strava HeatMAP new-released!

by steve66 » Tue Jan 16, 2018 2:00 pm


Re: Strava HeatMAP new-released!

by Psyberia-Support » Mon Dec 11, 2017 8:38 pm

Hi and sorry for the delay.
Unfortunately it's not possible to use the new release in the application.
Sorry about that.

[closed] Strava HeatMAP new-released!

by steve66 » Mon Nov 20, 2017 2:18 pm

Hi AQ creators,
just now on Facebook I see a post about a new release of the HeatMap in subject. Open it directly on the site I can see new "tracks" added respet the previously relase of the 2014.
Can you make an update of this?