Garmin GPSMAP 76

Garmin GPSMAP 76

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Product Code: 010-00249-11


EGNOS enabled for greater accuracy BlueChart® Marine compatible  Ordnance Survey Ireland Trail Master compatible


  • Waterproof and it floats!
  • Accepts BlueChart, MapSource and MetroGuide data
  • Detailed basemap
  • 180 x 240 pixels display
  • 1,000 Waypoints & 50 routes
  • Tidal data from BlueChart CD for selected European countries
  • External antenna option
  • 8MB internal memory
  • 16 Hours use on 2 AA batteries
  • Size: 15.7H x 6.9W cm

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Package Includes:

  • GPSMAP 76
  • Serial PC interface cable
  • Wrist strap
  • Owner's Manual & Quick Start Guide

Additional Map Data

The GPSMAP 76 is preloaded with a basemap of principle cities, motorways, roads, rivers and lakes, including marine navigation aids such as lights, buoys, sound signals and day beacons.  With the 8MB of internal memory you can load detailed maps from optional MapSource® products, including Garmin Bluechart® marine map data and Mapsource Metroguide® street-level maps for regions such as Europe and North America.

If you are looking for contour maps of Ireland it is possible to download freeware contour maps of Ireland from the Scottish Mountaineering Club.  To download these maps to your GPSMAP 76, follow the SMC instructions carefully, as any mistakes or data corruption may affect the warranty of your GPS device.  You download these contour maps to your GPS device at your own risk.

Technical Details

Physical & Performance:

Unit dimensions, WxHxD: 6.9 x 15.7 x 3.0 cm
Display size, WxH: 4.1 x 5.6 cm
Display resolution, WxH: 180 x 240 pixels
Display type: 4 level gray LCD
Weight: 218g with batteries
Battery: 2 AA batteries (not included)
Battery life: 16 hours
Waterproof: yes (IPX7)
Floats: yes
High-sensitivity receiver: no
PC interface: serial
RoHS version available: yes

Maps & Memory:

Basemap: yes
Ability to add maps: yes
Built-in memory: 8 MB
Accepts data cards: no
Waypoints: 1000
Routes: 50
Track log: 10,000 points, 10 saved tracks


Automatic routing (turn by turn routing on roads): no
Electronic compass: no
Barometric altimeter: no
Geocaching mode: no
Outdoor GPS games: no
Hunt/fish calendar: yes
Sun and moon information: yes
Tide tables: US only
Area calculation: yes
Custom POIs (ability to add additional points of interest): no