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GPS Visualizer

Found the GPS Visualizer website while looking for a way to convert Google KML files to Garmin GPX files. I wanted to get the highsites for the Pretoria WUG onto my Garmin GPS so that I could find them when visiting friends and family.

The site offers conversion between major versions of GPS data, and also a very handy little tool to create an images file of the input data.

This image is of the Pretoria WUG Highsites.

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