How to Fold and Care for a Topo Map?

Answer Topographic maps or topo maps display not just major terrain features and distances but also show you the contours of the land. The closer together the contour lines on a topographic map are, the s... Read More »

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Is Topo Gigio creepy?

Topo Gigio ( approximately Little Louis Mouse) was a puppet character on the old Ed Sullivan show. At least two or three operators were necessary to lend (Life) to Topo Gigio. at least one of the o... Read More »

How to Get GPS Coordinates From a TOPO Map?

For decades topographic maps have been the gold standard in location information for hiking and other outdoor sports. In the past decade, however, hand-held GPS (Global Positioning System) units ha... Read More »

Can you use topo maps with a Garmin Nuvi?

Many Garmin receivers including several Garmin Nuvi models support topographic maps. These maps can be downloaded from the Garmin Map Update website or from one of several third-party manufacturer... Read More »

Garmin Trail Guide GPS With TOPO?

The Trail Guide GPS with TOPO is a navigation system that Garmin Ltd. designed specifically for use with the Jeep Wrangler. Released in 2005, the Garmin Trail Guide GPS with TOPO is compatible with... Read More »