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Have you lost your direction? There are many things to turn to. The most logical thing is a GPS device. DeLorme Mapping PN-40 Earthmate Handheld GPS uses similar technology as those devices you find in many cars buts it's designed for walkers, hikers, and bikers. Imagine hiking in the woods and losing the trail. You're visiting a city and you've lost track of the street you're on. View the Delorme Earthmate PN-40 and you'll find your way. Finding your direction could never be simpler. The DeLorme Mapping PN-40 Earthmate Handheld GPS is perfect for those areas where you don't know where boundaries and resources are. Just take it with you - everywhere - and you won't be lost again.DeLorme's blazing fast, feature-rich handheld GPS - built upon the PN-20's rock-solid design for unbeatable reliability in challenging outdoor conditions. Topo USA 8.0 software with complete U.S. Topo and street maps included - no extra purchase required.
DeLorme Earthmate PN-40 Handheld GPS Receiver
pros: Satellite images, high-res color screen, unlimited downloads of US maps for a cheap fee.
cons: Topo 7/8 software, flakey usb, no non-US maps, importing gpx files.
This GPS is Interesting "gadget", but frustrating in several areas
I'd been wanting to get a handheld GPS for quite a while, and my trip to Peru to help some researche... See Full Review
pros: nice feature set easy to use compass Topo 7.0 data
cons: battery life Topo 7.0 interface no keylock feature Li-Ion battery not included
Reliable companion but short battery life
===background===First, let me say that I am not a hard-core hiker and we don't geocache. I jus... See Full Review
|Enhanced accuracy||WAAS enabled|
|GPS Type||Handheld (Outdoor)|
|Special Features||Built-In Barometer, Built-In Altimeter, Geocaching Mode|
|Accuisition Time - Hot||45 sec|
|Accuisition Time - Cold||60 sec|
|Plug-in Interface||Secure Digital (SD)|
|Family Line||Delorme Earthmate|