Americas Recreational Basemap
basemap comes factory installed with the GPSMAP
60, GPSMAP 60C, GPSMAP
60CS, eTrex Legend C,
eTrex Legend Cx, eTrex
Vista C, eTrex Vista Cx,
Rino 520, and Rino
GARMIN mapping units come with built-in, permanent basemaps
that cannot be altered. These basemaps come in a variety of global designations
(e.g. Americas basemap, Atlantic basemap, Pacific basemap).
For non-aviation use, units with the Americas basemap are supplied by GARMIN
only to dealers in the Americas; Atlantic basemap models can only be purchased
from dealers within the detailed coverage of that basemap, and likewise for Pacific
The only Atlantic and Pacific basemap models available from
GPS Central are the Atlantic and Pacific versions of the GPSMAP
196 and GPSMAP 296.
Factory-installed basemaps cannot be altered.
Americas Recreational Routable Basemap v2 includes the United States,
Canada, Mexico, and Central and South America, and covers an area
from W180 to W30 Longitude, S60 to N75 Latitude. Includes a high-level
worldwide map with borders and major cities.
standard map coverage includes:
Oceans, rivers, and lakes (greater than 30 sq. miles)
2. Principal cities and a small number of smaller cities and towns
interstates and principal highways
4 Political boundaries (state and international borders)
5. Major airports
United States -In addition to the standard map coverage, it
Lakes greater than 5 square miles
2. A database of exits for the Federal Interstate highway system.
This includes many businesses within about 1/4 mile of the exit,
including: restaurants, diesel/gas, hotels/lodging, overnight RV
parking, dumps, campgrounds, truckstops, medical facilities, shopping
and outlet malls, ATMs, and many more attractions.
Canada - In addition to the standard map coverage, it also
Lakes greater than 5 square miles (Southern Canada)
2. Lakes greater than 10 square miles (Central Canada)
Mexico, Central and South America
Standard Map Coverage