Garmin. Any Garmin you can find for under $200. And don't make it your main tool for navigation either. Bring along a good set of topo maps of the area and a good reliable compass. Know how to use both before heading out. I never rely soley on my GPS, ever!
I have the garmin legend hcx with topo maps loaded into it it came with a case a sd card and topo maps it's simple to run and batteries last a long time in it as stated above get a topo map of the area you are hunting it allows you to see a larger area at one time than the gps the screen is about an inch and half square
I've been using the basic model Garmin Rino, which last I checked was still under $200. It's got a built in radio and you can transmit your position to other Rino users, which it then displays on the map. But the basic Garmin line is about all I've used in my professional and personal adventures since the mid 90s.
There are still some who insist a scope is not needed for the type hunting they do, ignoring the advances of the last 150 years in optical sights. (Even the ultra-conservative US Army has adopted optical sights.) The idea that in some special circumstances open iron sights or aperture (peep) sights might be more useful is not lost on me, but with the inevitable advance of age comes the reduction in visual acuity needed for using iron sights.
I believe that many who completely resist the idea of...