Looking for fuel, a place to eat or somewhere to dock? Argo’s search feature makes it easy to find places on the water. Use the feature at home to plan future trips or while on the water to find your next destination. You can search for place by name or categories of of places (i.e. restaurants in the area). Watch the video below for a quick overview or read on for more details.
Tap the Search bar
Found on the left in Argo’s top menu.
Search for a Place
You can search for a specific place by typing in its name or tap on a category to see all nearby places in that category. Scroll left or right to view more categories. You can also use a combination of the two methods for more specific results.
Argo will load a short list of initial results listed by distance from you. If it’s not on the list, keep scrolling. You can also tap on the icon to view the results on the map.
If you’re searching for somewhere more than 50 miles away it probably won’t come up. You can select the map view, move the map to that area, and then press “Search this Area.”
View Results on the Map
To view the results on the map, press the icon in the upper right hand corner. Once you’re in the map view, you can adjust the position of the list by pulling the grey bar (above the list) up or down.
You can also press the icon to go back to the full list view.
Explore Result Pins
Tap on a Result Pin to view the name of the place and it’s address. Tap on the result box and the Place Details will be brought up.
Search Other Areas of the Map
If you’re looking for a place that’s not close by, move the map to the area you want to search and tap “Search this Area.”
Generally, if you’re searching somewhere more than 50 miles away, you will have to move the map and search there.
The initial preview screen displays the place’s rating and the direct distance away. It also gives options to create a route to the place, add it to your favorites, bookmark it to your Captain’s Log for later or share it on your social feed.
To learn more about the place, pull up on the grey bar above the place’s name to open the full screen. In the full display, you may find a description about the place, contact details, address, website and photos.