[talk-au] Overland Track added
snowgum at gmx.com
Sat Feb 20 19:27:45 GMT 2010
Steve Bennett wrote:
> Hi all,
> I've added the Overland Track* and all the major side trips:
> (scroll down to see the full thing)
> That includes the ascents of Cradle Mountain, Barn Bluff, Lake Will,
> Old Pelion Hut, Mt Oakleigh (about 3/4 of it), the waterfalls near Du
> Cane Hut, Mt Ossa, the Acropolis and Labyrinth Lookout. There are a
> few gaps in the trace when I forgot to restart the GPS after a break.
> Most of the gaps are pretty short, and the weakest area is around the
Well done. It's quite an adventure, and one you'll likely do again some
But you forgot to mark the main track as one-way :)
Have you got elevations you can add for the peaks? Eg "ele=1234".
Don't specify units - metres is understood. And my Garmin assumes that
any letter after the ele=* tag (even "m") means it's feet, and converts
it from feet to metres before display (showing a wildly incorrect figure
as a result).
> Can't wait till it shows up here:
On past performances, it'll be rendered as a route early Monday morning
(updated every 24 hours).
Have you considered adding the track marker for display on the hiking
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