1. MasterMechanic's Avatar
    I am a new user to blackberry. Ifound that I need a GPS puck to use in some areas that I will be camping in as no cell reception. Ialready have a Globalsat BT359that I used with a palm pilot which is now toast. The 8900 communicates well with it but I would need maps for off road deep woods. Any suggestions?
    08-16-09 12:23 PM
  2. Craig_C's Avatar
    The only way I know of to get maps is by using a data connection. I have also gone in the backwoods with my BB. I check out google maps and it pinpoints me within 3 meters, only problem is that my little blue dot is the only thing on the screen. I have no idea what is around me at all because I have no data service to load the actual map.
    08-16-09 05:16 PM
  3. Radius's Avatar
    You will need an actual GPS unit, unfortunately with no data connection it isn't going to do what you want.
    08-16-09 05:54 PM
  4. jeffh's Avatar
    One option would be to try TrekBuddy. It's designed to be used in areas with no cell service. It allows you to download maps to a media card. Google TrekBuddy.

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    08-16-09 06:13 PM
  5. DaPhoneking's Avatar
    Telenav worked for me.
    08-16-09 06:14 PM