>> GGZ file

GGZ file format description

Many people share .ggz files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .ggz file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .ggz files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.ggz - Garmin Zipped Geocaching Data

The GGZ gis files are related to Garmin Oregon 600. GGZ file is a Garmin Zipped Geocaching Data. GGZ is a Garmin file extension utilized for a specially formated zipped file containing a large quantity of geocaches. The GGZ format may just be a compressed .gpx file.

Garmin Oregon 600
GIS files
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Garmin Zipped Geocaching Data related extensions:
XMap GIS Image Data
Street Atlas USA Draw File
Topo Explorer Map
Fugawi Raster Map
ArcGIS BMP World Data
ArcGIS GIF World Data

Naturally, other applications may also use the .ggz file extension. Even harmful programs can create .ggz files. Be especially cautious with .ggz files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .ggz file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .ggz file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

bgz, tgz, hgz, gtz, ggs, fgz, vgz, rgz, gz, grz, gg

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Formula Graphics Presentation Archive
DigitalVDO Compressed Video
Gzip Compressed File
Google Desktop Gadget
ArcGIS ArcMap Data
Koala Paint Compressed Bitmap

Operating systems

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Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8, Windows 10, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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