Since 2010, I’ve kept maps of everywhere I drive.
How I created Flight Historian, my flight logging website.
Flight Historian Version 2.3: Automatic Distance Calculations and GPX/KML Maps
30 Apr 2019 · New and changed features in version 2.3 of Paul Bogard’s Flight Historian.
1 May 2019 · New and changed features since the latest version release of Paul Bogard’s Flight Historian.
Converting GPS Data Between GPX and KML
2 May 2020 · GPX and KML are both file types used to store GPS data. This tutorial will teach you how to convert between GPX and KML (in both directions) using GPS Visualizer.
1 Oct 2022 · Tutorials on collecting and processing GPS location data.
Logging GPS Tracks With a Bad Elf GPS Pro+
3 Oct 2022 · This tutorial will give you the basics of using a Bad Elf GPS Pro+ to record driving data and export the data for use in mapping software.
Mapping GPS Data in Google Earth
4 May 2020 · Google Earth is a map viewer that provides an easy way to view GPS data files. This tutorial will teach you how to view GPX-formatted GPS data in Google Earth.
A collection of software and reference material that I’ve found useful for GPS logging and cartography.
Fixing Driving Log Inter-Track Gaps
21 Dec 2021 · How I fixed gaps in my driving log data.
Generating GPX and KML Maps with Ruby on Rails
1 May 2019 · How to use Ruby to create GPX and KML map data files.
How I Store My Driving Logs (2021)
9 Feb 2021 · I organized my driving logs into a single KML file and wrote a script to automatically import GPS data.