Link Area

This is the Link Area of the CacheMaps site. You can find links here that I find interesting for GeoCaching. If you have any additions or you run into dead links, please let me know at cachemaps@bigfoot.com.
GeoCaching
GeoCaching forums
Link pages
GeoCache Maps
Supported Map Servers
Map Servers
Aerial photo's
Software
Coord Convertors
UI-view maps
Friends
Miscellenious
Mapping
GPS info
UI-view info



GeoCaching
http://www.geocaching.com/ The original Geocaching site
http://www.geocaching.nl/ Dutch Geocaching
http://www.geocaching.nu/ Also Dutch Geocaching
http://www.navicache.com/ Another caching alternative
http://www.opencaching.com/ And another one
http://www.geocacheuk.com/ UK geocaching site.
http://www.geocaching.de/ German geocaching site
http://geocaching.com.au Australian Geocaching
http://www.m.kth.se/m95_bef/geo/index.asp Sweden (and Scandinavia). Has worldwide statistics
http://www.roblisa.com/geocache Australian, New Zealand and UK Cachefile (Loc, Gpx, Wpt and much more)
New http://members.aol.com/GeocacherBB/locationless.ht Categorized Locationless caches
http://home.tiscali.nl/bigbird/files/LocLess2Loc%2 LocLess2Loc. Convert Locationsless coordinates into a LOC file
New http://boulter.com/gps/grabber/ GPS Coordinate Grabber. Grabs coords from a cachepage (e.g. for multi's or locationless's)

GeoCaching forums
http://pub66.ezboard.com/bcachingaustralia australian forum
http://www.geocaching.nl/discuss/forum.htm Dutch forum
http://ubbx.groundspeak.com/6/ubb.x geocaching.com forum
http://gps.org.nz/forums/ New Zealand forum
http://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/gpsbab GPSBabel forum

Link pages
http://www.geocacher.nl/ Dutch Geocachers
http://geocaching.pagina.nl/ Dutch collection (also international links)
http://www.2link.be/index.php?zone=dochter&dochter Belgian collection of links

GeoCache Maps
http://www.brillig.com/geocaching/maps.shtml Buxley's Geocaching Waypoint. A hugh collection of geocaches from different sources.
http://www.geocaching.com/map/ The 'official' geocache maps
http://www.geocaching.nl/seek/caches/caches_all.ht BeNeLux geocache maps
http://www.nzcaches.tk/ New Zealand caches

Supported Map Servers
These mapservers are supported by CacheMaps. This means that you can directly open maps for your cache location on these servers, without converting and typing in the coordinates. Using the links in the section below will not give you this advantage. Some are quit easy to use and on some servers it is hardly impossible to get the map you like!
http://www.aerochart.com/ Flight planning site
http://www.calle.com/world/ Worldwide maps with weather information and gazetteer
http://www.bomenindex.nl/ds/kaarten/kaartxXx.php Diane project topographic maps 1:50:0000 (NL only)
http://www.locatienet.nl/ NL maps
http://classic.locatienet.nl/ NL topographic maps
http://www.lostoutdoors.com/ USA Photomaps (and Topo)
http://www.mapblast.com/ Worldwide maps. Taken over by MSN
http://www.map24.com/ 15 European countries
http://www.mapeze.com/ Canadian maps
http://www.mapquest.com/ This site only supports US maps. (MapQuest on geocaching.com supports the whole world)
http://mapserver.maptech.com/homepage/ USA maps only
http://www.ordnancesurvey.co.uk/ Home of Get-A-Map. UK maps only
http://www.streetmap.co.uk/ UK maps
http://www.sustrans.co.uk/ Cycle maps of the UK
http://terraserver.microsoft.com/ Microsofts Terra server. USA only. Heavily used, so quit slow!
http://tiger.census.gov/ US Goverment Sensus Bureau
http://www.topozone.com/ US only
http://www.wherearewe.co.nz/ New Zealand maps
http://maps.yahoo.com/ US, Canada, Spain, Italy, France Germany, UK maps. Not supported anymore by CacheMaps.
http://www.gpsvisualizer.com Generates maps from Loc-files
http://randmcnally.com USA maps only

Map Servers
http://getamap.ordnancesurvey.co.uk/ Get-a-Map. Zoom in on GB map
http://www.maporama.com/ Zipcode based maps, routeplanner. Shows coordinates
http://www.geosoft.co.nz/nzmaps/nzmaps/ New Zealand maps
http://www.multimap.com/ Worldwide maps
http://www.whereonearth.com/demos/geocode/geocode. Coords and map based on a street address. Works worldwide
http://www.geocode.com/modules.php?name=TestDrive_ Shows Teleatlas map (US only).
http://www.mapsonus.com/ Map for US address
http://www.heavens-above.com/ Get coords for a city
http://www.anquetroutes.co.uk/ mapping, routeplanning etc for UK only. Commercial product
http://www.mapminder.co.uk/ the most personalised mapping and navigation service for the UK (they say themselves)

Aerial photo's
http://jdmcox.com/ USA Photomaps (and Topo)
http://satfoto.dhp.nl Aerial photo's of the Netherlands
http://remotesensing.pagina.nl Startpage about Remote Sensing
http://www.skylinesoft.com/interactive/terraexplor Terra Explorer IE Plugin
http://www.vanuitdelucht.nl/flyfiles/fly_onsite/Ne Aerial Photo of the Netherlands. Needs Terra Explorer IE-plugin!
http://www.lostoutdoors.com/ USA Photomaps (and Topo)

Software
http://home.tiscali.nl/bigbird CacheMaps
http://home.tiscali.nl/bigbird/files/LocLess2Loc%2 LocLess2Loc. Convert Locationsless coordinates into a LOC file
http://www.easygps.com/ EasyGPS
http://www.expertgps.com/ ExpertGPS
http://g7towin.home.attbi.com/ G7toWin
http://www.p-terminator.nl/geocaching GarTrax
http://www.geobuddy.com/ Geobuddy
http://gpsbabel.sourceforge.net/ GPSBabel
http://www.mrsnazz.com/gpsbabel_gui.zip GPSBabel GUI
http://www.gpsu.co.uk GPS Utility
http://www.oziexplorer.com OziExplorer
http://clayjar.com/ Watcher
http://www.gpxspinner.com GPX Spinner
http://www.gartrip.de GarTrip
http://www.smittyware.com/palm/cachemate/ CacheMate. Palm cache database
http://www.softree.com/betatest/ttools.htm Terrain Tools
http://phgiraud.free.fr/eMapZone/index.html eMapZone
http://www.keenpeople.com/geocaching/glp.shtml GPL (Geocache Log Printer)
http://gpstm.com GPS Trackmaker
http://www.handango.com/PlatformProductDetail.jsp? CacheDragon PPC application for Geocaching
http://www.hyrspel.se/geocache/eng/gpscache_eng.ht GeoCache Simulator game
http://members.iinet.net.au/~cwe/geo2ozi.htm Geo2Ozi
http://gpxsonar.homeip.net/ GPXSonar. PPC Cache control
http://web.axelero.hu/megalith/gpstuner.htm GPSTuner. PPC GPS extension program

Coord Convertors
http://www.xs4all.nl/~estevenh/1 NL only: Very nice clickable topo maps. Find Dutch coords (RD - Bessel - ED50 - WGS84 - UTM31 - UTM32 - Lambert)
http://www.tandt.be/wis/ Supports over 20 different datums
http://www.jeeep.com/ Coord conversion, topo maps and areal photo's
http://www.sheps.clara.net/WW.htm Waypoint workbench. Supports UK grid, WGS, UTM
http://home.tiscali.nl/bigbird/files/CMConvertor v Mass Conversion Tool. Supports WGS, RD and UTM.
http://neilm.com/whitejeep/convert.mv simple coord (representation) conversion and address to coord conversion (USA only)
http://www.cosports.com/tools/gps_coords.htm simple coord (representation) conversion
http://www.directionsmag.com/latlong.asp simple coord (representation) conversion
New http://wayhoo.com File converter using GPSBabel and a lot more

UI-view maps
http://home.kabelfoon.nl/~cvangorp/maptool.htm MapTool: an UI-View map generator based on MapBlast maps
http://www.zl2umf.wallace.net.nz/ Lots of UI-View maps for the whole world
http://www.qsl.net/sm7dkf/aprs/aprs.html Some more UI-View maps
http://www.qsl.net/pd0rsf/aprs.htm NL UI-view maps
http://members.lycos.nl/aprsmobielnl/MAPSNL.HTM NL UI-view maps
http://www.cachemaps.tk/downloads.html Downloads on this site: All Dutch cities

Friends
http://www.keenpeople.com/geocaching Very active on mapping issues
http://www.sheps.clara.net/ Creaters of the Waypoint Workbench
http://www.p-terminator.nl/geocaching Home of GarTrax

Miscellenious
http://www.geosnapper.com/ Project your pictures on a map using the coordinates of the place the picture was taken
http://www.britishideas.com/geocaching/handicap.ph Cache rating system concerning accessability for disabled geocachers
http://vip.hyperusa.com/~dougs/geocachingdb/geocac Palm cache logbook application called GeoCaching DB
http://www.topografix.com/gpx GPX Syntax
http://www.gpsdrawing.com/ GPS Drawing project
New http://www.poihandler.com/ Points of Interest waypoint collection

Mapping
http://www.gpsinformation.net/gpsmapper/gpsmapper. Create and upload maps to Garmin
http://www.gpstm.com/ GPS Trackmaker
http://software.geocomm.com/ Commercial GIS and mapping software
http://www.digitalgrove.net/ Create your own maps
http://www.topo.com/ National Geographic maps
http://www.flatmaps.com/tools/mapbrowse.htm Create your own US maps with selectable layers
http://www.geocode.com/ Commercial site. TeleAtlas maps
http://www.bartholomewmaps.com/ Collins map publishers
http://www.linz.govt.nz/rcs/linz/pub/web/root/core New Zealand maps
http://life.csu.edu.au/cgi-bin/gis/Map MapMaker
http://home.kabelfoon.nl/~cvangorp/maptool.htm Home of MapTool. Maptool is used by CacheMaps to produce the Area Maps. MapTool generates UI-View calibrated maps.
http://www.embassyworld.com/maps/maps.html Lots of maps from all over the world

GPS info
http://users.cwnet.com/dalede/ Dale DePriest: Lots of GPS background info
http://geography.miningco.com/ What you need to know about... geography
New http://www.colorado.edu/geography/gcraft/notes/coo Coordinate Systems Overview
http://www.gisdevelopment.net/downloads/gps/ Several GPS utils
http://www.travelbygps.com/ GPS Maps for Adventure Travel
http://freegis.org/index.en.html FreeGIS software project

UI-view info
http://home.tiscali.nl/~jsmedes/aprs-nl.htm Information on APRS
http://www.xs4all.nl/~paulusss/aprs.htm UI-View add ons and maps
http://www.apritch.myby.co.uk/uiview.htm UI-View
http://www.qsl.net/pd0rsf/ UI-View info
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