Convert Garmin Track files into a Google Map

It's easy to use google maps to share a route with your friends. Assuming you have a Garmin GPS unit which can keep a log file, and MapSource software to export the log file as text, the instructions below should work to create a map.

Alternate Formats

You can also paste in lines from the "Track Properties" dialogue box from MapSource. The utility will find the Position column and convert the longitude and latitude points to google map points. Alternatively, you can also put in a list of longitude lattitude points if they have the following format: N38 59.897 W94 32.499