How To Create Garmin Topo Maps

Author: Dan Blomberg | Last updated July 21st, 2008 at 05:50pm

This tutorial details how to create custom topographic maps that are compatible with Garmin GPS units.  This 9 step tutorial takes you through how to create maps with both expensive, cheap, and free software.

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How Can You Help

There are a few ways you can help.  First, create maps, then post them here and share your work with the world.  Make your GPS more useful then make other people's more useful as well.  Second, post in the forums or contact us with advice so we can make this tutorial better.  Third if you can and are willing, donate to keep GPSFileDepot operational.

* You don't need paypal to donate but that is who will process the donation.

Giving Credit

Thanks to IndyJpr for his knowledge.

Thanks to Jacksan for creating the original mapping tutorial I read.