Handheld GPS units are wonderful for hiking, biking, camping, hunting, boating, geocaching, or really any outdoor activity. But if you are looking for the best handheld GPS for 2015 please check out the reviews below.
The most popular brands are Garmin and Magellan and here are the top models for 2015.
The Magellan eXplorist Series has an advanced handheld GPS, make sure you check out and compare the features between the Magellan eXplorist 510, Magellan eXplorist 610 and Magellan eXplorist 710. The Magellan 350H model which is especially for hunters.
Briefly the features for the Xplorist 510 is recommend for hiking as it is a rugged and waterproof, with core outdoor navigation and experience recording built-in. Includes camera, touch screen, pre-loaded World Edition map, paperless geocaching, and expandable memory.
The Magellan eXplorist 610 is also for hiking, it has many advanced features with waterproof outdoor GPS and a core outdoor navigation and experience recording built-in. Includes camera, sensors, pre-loaded Summit Series map, paperless geocaching, and expandable memory.
The Magellan eXplorist 710 is their top of the range handheld GPS model with an advanced, rugged, and waterproof outdoor GPS with detailed topographic and turn-by-turn maps for a complete outdoor navigation experience. This GPS includes a camera, sensors, summit series and cities series mapping, paperless geocaching.
The Magellan 350H is especially for hunters, it has so many cool features for a hunter, it is equipped with dedicated hunt features to mark trail camera locations, pre-loaded GMUs and WMAs to stay within hunting boundaries and digitally record hit spots, game signs or food sources already pre-loaded as soon as you put the battery in.
Garmin Oregon has a series of GPS’s with different features, but I have chosen their 200 series as No. 1 as the price is very reasonable and it is great for hiking, biking and geocaching. It is very easy to use and Oregon 200 locates your position quickly and precisely and maintains its GPS location even in heavy cover and deep canyons.