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GARMIN announces updated MapSource Fishing Hot Spots

GARMIN USA is pleased to announce a product update for MapSourceTM Fishing Hot Spots*. MapSource Fishing Hot Spots, v4.00 has been updated to include detailed lake information for hundreds of the most popular lakes in the United States and Canada. With over 200 new lakes provided in this update, recreational boaters and fishing enthusiasts alike will enjoy this extended coverage. GARMIN has also added general road and lake coverage throughout the U.S. GARMIN expects to begin shipping the new version of Fishing Hot Spots CD ROM in late February 2002. Compatible GARMIN products include: eMap, eTrex Legend*, eTrex Vista*, GPS V*, GPSMAP 76, GPSMAP 176, GPSMAP 162 / 168 Sounder, GPSMAP 182 /188 Sounder, GPSMAP 232 / 238 Sounder and the GPSMAP 2006 / 2010. A blank GARMIN data card is required to store map data for some units listed. (* indicates limited compatibility)

Fishing Hot Spots v4.00 features include:

  • Lake profile including size, depth and source
  • Standing timber
  • Creek channels
  • Boating lanes
  • Bottom consistency (including weed growth)
  • Submerged roadbeds, fence rows and other structure
  • Rock piles
  • Access roads
  • Hazards
  • Suggested fishing areas and seasonal catching strategies
  • Lure selection tips