Here is an overview of the process I use for building my own custom hiking trail map. The data (trails, summits, etc…) are available as open source from OSM. MapBox Studio provides excellent tools for formatting and hosting GIS data pretty much anyway you want. The magic was in fetching the data and processing it … Continue reading Building a Custom Trail Map Using OSM and Mapbox
I’m building an internal application for Mailways in Allenstown NH. The app will have everything we need to track a job thru producion. I built my own PHP framework and use jQuery Mobile for a touch-friendly presentation. The app will be accessed on the shop floor using tablets.
TrailsNH.com is a pet project of mine that stems from my love of hiking, database, and web based technologies. The site is driven by bots I created to gather hiking trip reports and related information from all over the internet. The system GeoTags the location of each report, then indexes and organizes the information so hikers can find … Continue reading TrailsNH.com: Northeast Trail Conditions