I have a file with the following extension .gpx.xml taken from the following website: walking

However, I don't know how to import the file when it's both in .xml format and .gpx format. What methods are available to me, as I would like to read this into QGIS. It's gps data however I'm not sure of it's structure, so it could be point data. Therefore I would like to find this out.

  • GPX is an XML file format
    – nmtoken
    Jan 19, 2022 at 14:54

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Oen your QGIS project and from the main toolbar select Layer -> Add Vector Layer and select the GPX file from the list presented below.

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