Reviews for Garmin eMAP
Based On: 3 Reviews
07-07-2004Submitted by: ---
my first gps..love it. has served me well on many geocaches and treks. the cd that comes with it is extremely accurate and detailed. well worth the $$$
03-21-2002Submitted by: ---
I have owned an eMap for two years now. Drawbacks for canoeists: it's not waterproof and does not float. I overcome this by placing it in a baggy along with some type of flotation such as an empty plastic bottle (an empty contact lens solution bottle works nicely). This year I purchased a high-end float envelope for it, but have yet to see if that will work any better than a baggy. One advantage is that it has grommets for attaching to the thwarts of the canoe. Overall, the eMap GPS is a great unit. I also use it for cycling, hiking, geocaching, and driving. The large display makes it better than other units, to my way of thinking.
01-08-2002Submitted by: hlamberton
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GPS system works very well. Purchased map CD and easily downloaded to eMAP through PC. Now I know where I am. Gives a tremendous amount of information in a very small package. Can be put into a waterproof bag and duct taped to kayak deck.
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