Webinar: GaiaGPS and CalTopo 101

Lecture: Digital Navigation and Trip Planning

Webinar: GaiaGPS and CalTopo 101 - Online Classroom

Overview of the basic features of the Caltopo and GaiaGPS platforms.

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  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

Wednesday, Aug 14th at 6pm. Webinar link will be sent in a separate email.

Covers the basic of using Caltopo.com and GaiaGPS.com, including the following:

  • Logging in
  • Drawing with and without the Snap-To Feature
  • Using Layers and Overlays
  • Printing Maps
  • Importing and Exporting GPX
  • Finding Help
  • Creating Waypoints
  • Getting Track Statistics
  • Getting Weather Info
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • Desktop computer
  • High-speed internet
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