Transferring Map Data between CalTopo Online and CalTopo Offline

The GeoJSON files created by both CalTopo Online and CalTopo Offline are in the same format, so you can export from one and import to the other. For example, you can export a GeoJSON file from CalTopo Offline and import that file into CalTopo Online.

  1. Start with the source environment, click on "Export" on the top menu bar, and then either "Download GeoJSON File".

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By default all objects are selected to be exported. Change the selection if desired and click "Export".

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The file name defaults to the map name and saves to your downloads file.

  1. Now import the file into the destination environment.

On the top menu bar, click "Import" and then "Choose Files".

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Navigate to the folder where you saved the export file above, and open that file.

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By default all objects are selected to be imported. Change the selection if desired and click "Import".

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