Garmin MapSource Alternatives for Mac

Garmin MapSource is not available for Mac but there are some alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The most popular Mac alternative is Small QMapShack iconQMapShack, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked 9 alternatives to Garmin MapSource and six of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Garmin MapSource are Small Garmin BaseCamp iconGarmin BaseCamp (Free), Small QLandkarte GT iconQLandkarte GT (Free, Open Source), Small RouteConverter iconRouteConverter (Free, Open Source) and Small Viking GPS data editor and analyzer iconViking GPS data editor and analyzer (Free, Open Source).

The list of alternatives was last updated on Feb 13, 2016

  • QMapShack is the next generation of the famous QLandkarte GT application, the GIS app to display your GPS data on a variety of maps.
    • Free • Open Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Bitbucket
  • Garmin® BaseCamp® provides an interface for viewing Garmin map products and managing geographic data. With BaseCamp, you can perform the following tasks:
    • Free
    • Mac
    • Windows


  • QLandkarte GT is a powerful Open Source GIS application to display your GPS data on a variety of maps.
    • Free • Open Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
  • RouteConverter displays, modifies, enriches and converts GPS data between over 75 formats.
    • Free • Open Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
  • Manage, import, edit, plot, create GPS data.
    • Free • Open Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
  • GpsPrune is an application for viewing, editing and converting coordinate data from GPS systems. Basically it's a tool to let you play with your GPS data after you get home from your trip.
    • Free • Open Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • OpenJDK