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  1. John M

    John M Limited User

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    I'm looking at getting a Garmin 60Cx. I see that GPS Central offers a discount on software if purchasing a new GPS, so wondered if Topo Canada is worthwhile for dualsporting. I'll have City Navigator for road detail.

    Does anyone have Topo Canada? Anyone use it on a 60C?
  2. DualSport

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    I have it, but I don't use it, on my 60Cx. The contours just confuse the picture. It can be difficult to distinguish between roads, trails, contours and streams - even though the display is coloured.

    I have some local Topo maps loaded as well as MetroGuide V4 and the road detail seems identical. Take a look at it next time we ride.

    BTW, GPS Central just dropped the price of the 60Cx :(

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  3. X'er

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    I have both

    Topo Canada does show far more lakes, rivers, streams and creeks then Navigator. Also shows trails (in Ganaraska Forest) and a lot of the backroads in small towns. It does however miss the newer roads (subdivisions) in the major cities that Navigator would show. I do a lot of fishing and hiking as well so I find the program quite helpful. Knowing where to look for or avoid steep hills can help.
  4. bruno

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    Re: I have both

    I have the TOPO and I find that it gives more detail for the smaller country towns than City Navigator does. I have a combination of topo and city navigator maps on my Garmin V when I ride.