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Old 10-15-2014, 08:43 PM   #1
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Delorme Street Atlas USA

Anyone using this for their mapping software?

I emailed them and they said you can export GPX files and routes to your GPS. I used Street Atlas a LONG time ago and when M$ came out with Streets and trips I bailed. Now that S&T is being discontinued (and exported GPX files are crap) I'm shopping for an alternate.

Basecamp isn't an option. It too is crap as far as I'm concerned.

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Old 10-15-2014, 08:46 PM   #2
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I use Delorme's other product, Topo USA (now Topo North America). I find the contour lines pretty helpful for picking fun roads.
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Old 10-15-2014, 10:28 PM   #3
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Are you looking for on-road or off?

If on-road, I've been using mapquest.com lately. You can download routes/waypoints from them to a Garmin GPS very easily.

FWIW,

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Anyone using this for their mapping software?

I emailed them and they said you can export GPX files and routes to your GPS. I used Street Atlas a LONG time ago and when M$ came out with Streets and trips I bailed. Now that S&T is being discontinued (and exported GPX files are crap) I'm shopping for an alternate.

Basecamp isn't an option. It too is crap as far as I'm concerned.

Gerg
I love delorme products, but they refuse to produce a GPS I can use (one I can see, and pump sound into my helmet).
So I use Garmin. And after using all of Delorme products (and I know how) and now using basecamp, I really don't have a problem with basecamp. the thing is its different, but does the job.
I feel your loosing too much trying to use different software with your Garman, so I just learned Basecamp
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