The Great Wall Forum is pleased to announce the release of version 10 of our detailed map of the Great Wall of China in the Beijing area. This map is packaged as a kmz file for use with Google Earth.
You must comply with the license agreement to use the map. Basically, the agreement contains these rules:
The map is a community project. Users are encouraged to contribute additions, corrections, and suggestions.
The map contains the following features:
All items are carefully organized in a hierarchy of folders.
Please note that this map only covers the Beijing Municipality area. The map includes an installer that works only with Microsoft Windows. It is not available for other operating systems.
After you complete the download and run the setup program, you will find the Beijing Great Wall.kmz file in your documents folder.
For those interested in a preview of what this map looks like, here's a screen shot of the map in the Jiankou and Mutianyu area.
Red lines: Great Wall
Blue lines: roads
Yellow lines: trails
Red pins: towers
Yellow pins: locations
Green lines: cable cars, toboggan