I need help (again!). My in-car GPS is pretty crap to say the least and I know there is a way to get your car GPS to have caches on it so you can use it to navigate to caches. So - any recommendations of a good car gps and software I would need to accomplish this?! I am still working out cache trips with paper and pencil and it is not working out for me!
Averith WGA Board Member
Location: Sheboygan, WI
Sun Apr 26, 2009 4:52 am
I've been using the Garmin Nuvi 200 for about a year now and love it. It's on sale at Walmart for around $120.00 I think. Any of the Garmin Nuvi's will work well for what you want to do.
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bartrod WGA Member
Location: Oconto, WI-The birthplace of western civilization
Sun Apr 26, 2009 8:15 am
I've got a Nuvi too...it works slick. You need to be a premium member and to download GSAK ($25) and Poiloader (free) to your computer for loading pocket queries on it and Google Earth (free) for caches along a route. Set up is relatively easy...I'm a non-techie and was able to do it Here's the Garmin site with set-up directions: http://pilotsnipes.googlepages.com/index.html
baileyhk WGA Member
Wed Apr 29, 2009 8:03 am
WOW - Just checked out that link and how cool is that?! I will be shopping tonight for a nuvi that's for sure!! Thanks for the info - can't wait to try it out!!
Timberline Echoes WGA Member
Location: Eagle River, WI, USA
Thu Apr 30, 2009 5:32 am
Any preferences in the 200 series?
baileyhk WGA Member
Fri May 01, 2009 7:17 pm
just bought the 255W nuvi and will be playing with it tonight so will let you know what I think!
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