GPX The GPS Exchange Format logo (click for homepage)

GPX Resources

GPX, the GPS Exchange Format, is supported by hundreds of software applications and Web sites, making it the standard format for interchanging GPS data between GPS receivers, desktop and mobile software, and Web-based services.

Windows GPX Software

Google Earth
3D viewer

MapSource
transfer Garmin maps to your GPS

World Wind
NASA satellite imagery

Safe FME
spatial data translation and transformation

OziExplorer
mapping software and Australian maps

Global Mapper
GIS data viewer

Fugawi
nautical, military, and land

GPSMapEdit
create vector maps for Garmin GPS receivers

RoboGEO
georeference photos

ExpertGPS
GPS mapping software with topo maps, aerial photos, and scanned map support

EasyGPS
Free GPS Software for Garmin, Magellan, and Lowrance GPS receivers

MapSend Lite
Software for Magellan GPS

Chief Architect
Home design software

GPS Utility
For managing, manipulating and mapping GPS data

Map2PDF
distribute georeferenced PDF files

TopoFusion
combine your tracklogs into trail networks

GARtrip
Garmin and Magellan data transfer and mapping

GSAK
Geocaching Swiss Army Knife for OziExplorer

Memory-Map
navigation software for hand help maps

TUMONZ
The ultimate map of New Zealand

GeoBuddy
Geocaching software with built-in topo maps and aerial photos

Mapwel
create vector maps for Garmin receivers

GeePeeEx Editor
Garmin POI creation and editing

GPX2SHP
Convert GPX to ESRI shapefile

OKmap
GPS mapping software in Italian

eMapZone
prepare a trip on a scanned map

GeoShow3D
cartographic 3D solutions

Mappamondo GPX Converter
Convert GIS data to GPX

Grazer
writes Geo-Data from a GPX-file into the exif header of your digital pictures

MAPKon
converts GPS file formats - in German

QuakeMap
view recent earthquake locations

GeoVisu
moving map

MapToaster Topo/NZ
Topo maps of New Zealand

Mobile GPX Software

GPX-enabled software for Mobile Phones and PocketPC and Palm PDAs:

iGO
PocketPC - GPS Navigation

J2ME Map
Mobile Phones - GoogleMap/Virtual Earth interface

GPS Tuner
PocketPC - mapping and geocaching software

Geocache Navigator
geocaching with a GPS-enabled phone

BackCountry Navigator
PocketPC - topographic mapping and geocaching software

Spot
Mobile Phones - GPS on your Blackberry or phone

nhGPS
SymbianOS - GPS mapping and tracking software

CetusGPS
PalmOS - navigation software

GPSDash
PocketPC - GPS dashboard and moving map

BeeLineGPS
PocketPC - geocaching software

LocViewer Pro
J2ME - view maps on mobile phone

CacheMate
PalmOS, PocketPC - geocaching database

navigami
Free navigation for mobile phones

GPS-Navigator
Sony Ericsson mobile phones - navigation software

GPSViewer
PocketPC - topographic mapping and navigation software

MountainScope
PocketPC - aviation moving map software

Macintosh GPX Software

GPSNavX
Marine navigation and charting

MacGPS Pro
mapping software

TrailRunner
route planning for sports with iPod support

RouteBuddy
GPS mapping

HoudahGeo
photo geocoding

FlightTrack
3D views of flight tracklogs

Multiple Platform Support

The following GPX software programs run on multiple platforms:

GPSBabel
Multiple Platforms - Source Code Available - converts many formats

CompeGPS
Windows/PocketPC/Mobile Phone - map viewer software

gpsd
UNIX/Linux/MacOS X - redistribute GPS data over TCP

Quantum GIS
Windows, GNU/Linux - free GIS program

GPSMan
Multiple Platforms - graphical manager of GPS data

GPicSync
Windows, Linux - automatically geocode pictures from gps tracklog

QLandKarte
Linux - Garmin software

gpsfeed+
Multiple Platforms - Source Code Available - GPS simulator/NMEA data source

Paralog
Windows, Mac OS X, Linux - skydiving logbook

BikeXperience
Multiple Platforms - Java - mountain bike training

Online GPX Applications

Online applications that support GPX:

TrackRoad
Route optimizer

GPX Spinner
Online Tool for Geocaching

World-Tracker
Online/PocketPC - mobile phone tracking

XML Google Maps for Wordpress
Insert Google Maps into Wordpress blogs

Web sites with GPX data

Data in GPX form is available at the following Web sites:

2 Million Waypoints and POIs for Download to your GPS

Austin Greenbelt MTB Trails

Backpacker Magazine

BBBike - German route-planner for cyclists in Berlin

UK Benchmark Database

Free adventure maps

Crankfire - Connecticut Mountain Biking

DiveSpots - SCUBA diving locations

Die Wegpunkt-Datenbank

Gemini MTB - Italian mountain biking on Elba

Geocaching

Geograph - photos of every UK grid square

GIScover - Italian GPS tours

GPS Games

GPS Mountain Bike Trail Guide - Northern California

GPS Tour.info - mountain biking in Germany and surroundings

GPS Trail Maps - Trails in the Western US

GPXchange - create, share and print GPX files

GPX Aviation Waypoint Generator

GPS-Tracks - European GPS tour guide

Les Randoactifs - French mountain biking trails

Magnalox - Share and exchange magnificent tracklogs

MapMyRun.com - map your training runs

MotionBased.com - map your training runs

PCWize GPX Generator

Tampa, FL diving

Tennessee waypoints from Tom Dunigan

TraceGPS - French GPS data

Trailace - GPS tracklogs

TrailCentral - Mountain Bike maps of Colorado

TrailRegistry

Trail Repository - Canada trails

TrainingPeaks.com - virtual coaching for endurance athletes

Team TopoGrafix - Massachusetts mountain biking trails

Travel By GPS

TrigpointingUK

GPX / Google Maps Mashups

The following Web sites allow you to plot your GPX data on a Web map:

GPS - GPX Interactive Map (View GPX files on Google Maps)

GPX Loader for Google Maps (View GPX files on Google Maps)

GPS Planner (for routes)

GPS Visualizer (Convert GPX to SVG maps and elevation profiles)

GMapToGPX (View GPX files on Google Maps)

Innersource (View GPX files on Google Maps)

Marengo GPS Route Planner (View GPX files on Google Maps)

Online GPX Viewer (View GPX files on Google Maps)

SnowRanger (ski resort maps)

Track Viewer (View GPX files on Google Maps)

uTrack (online GPX track report generator)

Don't see your favorite program listed?

Ask your program vendor to visit http://www.topografix.com/gpx.asp to learn more about how GPX can benefit GPS users and application and website developers.

Add your GPX Solution

Have a program that supports GPX? Got a GPX converter you'd like to share? Does your website produce GPX data? Get listed here!

GPX Home