BirdsEye Select allows Garmin users to choose customized sections of raster-based maps for compatible handheld device. It is available for the territories of Germany, France, Great Britain, the Republic of Ireland, as well as the popular Kompass branded maps for Austria in addition to the Eastern Alps (Southern Germany/Northern Italy), and Switzerland.
The raster map data downloaded via BirdsEye Select are directly derived by the most popular paper map series in Europe. Using Garmin’s free application BaseCamp™, simply select and purchase your desired coverage area and then transfer the raster map data straight to your handheld device. The BirdsEye Select map detail varies between 1:25K to 1:50K scale raster maps depending on the country or product.
To enhance your viewing on BaseCamp, why not download a free Ordnance Survey background map for Great Britain or Eire? This will provide a useful backdrop to help you identify your preferred download region, for further information take a look at the How It Works tab on this page. In addition, you’ll need a myGarmin account to register your device and start use of the BirdsEye Service. You may create an account during the purchase process.
Once you have activated your Birdseye Select download, you will have 3 months to use the credits before they expire.