Here's how you can download the Path app free for your iPad, iPhone, iPad mini or iPod Touch.
1. Go to the Path app preview page in iTunes (or tap the link on your iOS device to install the app directly).
2. Click the View in iTunes button.
3. Click the Free button to download the app.
4. Sync your iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad mini with iTunes to install the app.
Here's a description and screenshot:
"Path is the personal social network designed to bring you closer with family and friends. Now with Path 3, we’ve added fast, fun, private messaging and stickers so you can chat instantly with the ones you love. By focusing on designing a simple, beautiful, high quality experience Path maintains a 5 star rating and is loved by tens of millions of people around the world.
- Privacy: Path was designed with the people you love, your closest friends and family, in mind. It's a trusted, intimate environment like your dinner table at home. You can share with up to 150 people.
- Messaging: The fast, fun, and private way to message with family and friends one-to-one or in small groups. Use your words, your voice, your location, media, stickers, and more! Say more in a single tap with handcrafted stickers from some of America's most beloved characters including Peanuts and some of our favorite artists like David Lanham, Hugh MacLeod, and Susan Kare.
- Sharing: Capture photos and videos with Path-exclusive, custom-designed filters and editing features. Share your thoughts, the places you go, the music you're listening to, the movies you're watching, and the books you're reading. Share when you are asleep and awake with friends.
- Feedback: Get more than a like. Your friends will smile, laugh, gasp, frown, love, or comment on your moments in real-time as soon as you post them.
- Search: Remember everything. Rediscover your most cherished moments on Path by season, holidays, weather, dates, people, places, birthdays, nearby, and more.
- Health: Connect your Path to Nike+ Running to share your runs with family and friends to get support in your health goals. Connect your Path to your Nike+ Fuelband to share your daily activity.
- Crosspost: Keep it on Path, or share select moments to Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare, or Tumblr.
- Shop: The Path Shop is the hand curated place to get Premium Stickers and Filters to personalize your Path experience.
- Import: Keep your photos, statuses, and check-ins safe in one private, beautiful place. Import from Instagram, Facebook, and Foursquare, and use Path Search to rediscover your memories anytime.
- Mobile: available on iPhone, iPad, iPad mini, and iPod touch.
- iPad only: Browse the most interesting moments from each day in landscape mode."