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PostPosted: Thu Nov 11, 2010 9:02 pm Reply with quote Back to top

Was wondering how everyone maps out an area or town where you want to cache for the day if not familar with the streets using a pq. Are there any sites or downloads for this, I have an oregon 300. Please help, Thanks
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PostPosted: Fri Nov 12, 2010 9:37 am Reply with quote Back to top

I put my PQ into my car gps, handheld gps and then i print the map off of mapsource with labels so i can visually look at where I am going. I will also sit down and make a list of the order I want to visit the caches in, if it is more than 10 or so.
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PostPosted: Fri Nov 12, 2010 9:52 am Reply with quote Back to top

We use Topo 8 to look at where the caches are. Also if you use GSAK there is a macro that works with Cacheye for good maps, you also might be able to use Cacheye with a PQ. Also on GSAK is a newer macro called Cache Route (I think) that maps the best route between caches. We haven't used this much yet but it is getting some very good responses from people using it. You can print maps from all of these.
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