Summary: UPDATE: 20040807 Point-to-Point routing works great and, for the most part, finds reasonable routing paths on highways and major city streets. Take the pre-set locations with a grain of salt since the pre-sets (sometimes) seem to show a general location of a landmark and not a precise point such as...
Summary: This is great in that it is in color. The catch 22 is that it eats batteries. I have this and a Garmin model Emap. The color is a great feature. But to help get the most out of it you do need the CD's with the added features for maps. The confusing part is the instructions on setting up waypoints.
Summary: This is my first GPS unit so I don't have much to which to compare it. However, it served me well in the United Kingdom, Italy and in northern California. I am not the most technically gifted person, so it took a couple of readings of the manual and some hands-on experience to become comfortable.
It is nice to know what these are when you are out ...
Stephen M. Johnson, Amazon
10 February 2006
Summary: I had the Black & White version but it stopped working so I bought this one for my snowmobile as it tells me lakes & rivers on the snowmobile trails. It is nice to know what these are when you are out in the middle of nowhere on the trails.