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#6557798 - 11/24/16 08:38 PM GPS Question
Texgun Offline
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Registered: 02/05/07
Posts: 500
Loc: Arlington
Hello,
I would like to have a GPS to use in New Mexico when I am prospecting. It mostly involves knowing where I am going to drive to (lat & long) then I get out and hike into the area I want to look over.
A lot of the roads aren't on a regular map but are on topo maps.
Could somebody recommend a GPS and software that would get the job done and not break the bank?
Thanks.

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#6557909 - 11/24/16 10:05 PM Re: GPS Question [Re: Texgun]
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Registered: 07/17/06
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Loc: Abilene or on the road...
Can't help you on the GPS, but from your comment I would recommend finding the Historical Atlas of New Mexico . I haven't seen our copy in a few years, but it had a lot of information that I think you might be interested in.
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#6558046 - 11/25/16 07:33 AM Re: GPS Question [Re: Texgun]
lthomas132 Offline
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Registered: 11/15/10
Posts: 69
Loc: Texas, hunt Rising Star
Originally Posted By: Texgun
Hello,
I would like to have a GPS to use in New Mexico when I am prospecting. It mostly involves knowing where I am going to drive to (lat & long) then I get out and hike into the area I want to look over.
A lot of the roads aren't on a regular map but are on topo maps.
Could somebody recommend a GPS and software that would get the job done and not break the bank?
Thanks.


Garmin,loaded with their topo maps, http://www.garmin.com/en-US/maps/updates/?/outdoor. I am a geologist and use mine constantly for driving & leases. Get the lifetime update too.
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