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What is included in my purchase?

When you purchase a GPS waypoint set you get three files:

  1. A KML file to view the waypoints using Google Earth.
  2. A GPX file to upload the waypoints into your handheld GPS.
  3. A PDF document containing a key and description of each GPX waypoint.

All three files are bundeled in one ZIP file that is immediately downloaded when you make your purchase. Click on the icons for more information.

Fille Application Description

KML File
Google Earth (Free - Download now!)

Contains placemarks and tracks orgainized into folders such as:

  • Boat Ramps
  • Access Points
  • Runs, Pools & Rapids
  • Bridges & Crossings
  • Creeks
  • Many more

Click here for general information on Google Earth KML files.

GPX File
Handheld GPS Unit and
Map Software

Contains GPS waypoints in a file that can be uploaded into a handheld GPS unit using or viewed using mapping software. Each waypoint contains the following:

  • Latitude and longitude coordinates
  • Six character name (why?)
  • Short description

PDF File
Adobe Acrobat Reader

Contains a table that can be printed. The table is the waypoint key and includes the following information:

  • Six character name
  • KML placemark name
  • Waypoint description
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