>Gears and Wears>GPS route different distance than Google map route???????????
Agony of Da Feet (#2867)
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(wow, been a while since that's been updated...)
The Year of the Monkey
Another factor is elevation change. Google mashups don't take hills into account when figuring out the distance, and the GPS technologies are better but not 100% accurate at telling you the correct elevation. That can account for some of the differences.
I'm running somewhere tomorrow. It's going to be beautiful. I can't wait.
...do you guys just go by what your GPS says even if you know it's slightly inaccurate?
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