Free HomePort is available as a free download

Part Number: 010-D0621-00

Download for Windows

Download for Mac


Navigating waters with no visible landmarks or shallow shorelines can be a daunting task for even the most experienced navigator. Pair our HomePort trip planning software¹ with your existing BlueChart® and LakeVü™ data and view map details, such as underwater hazards and hidden obstacles, so you can plan a route to avoid them.

  • View navigational charts from BlueChart g2 Vision® HD (also compatible² with BlueChart g2 HD, LakeVü HD and LakeVü HD Ultra navigation charts)
  • Integrated with ActiveCaptain™ content to view marina data, reviews, local knowledge, anchorages and hazards
  • View animated playback of data collected on device, including sonar data
  • Measure distance and bearing on the charts
  • View route/track depth profiles, distance and bearing measurements
  • Convert tracks into point-to-point routes (track to route conversion) and specifies the speed for each leg of the route
  • Get estimated arrival time for each leg when you create routes
  • See fuel consumption (based on your fuel flow data)
  • Export selected data to Google™ Earth
  • View statistics and graphical information about tide stations, tidal streams and currents, and tidal predictions
  • View latitude and longitude grid lines
  • Manage waypoints, routes and tracks
  • View the map north-up, map-up or course-up
  • View celestial information such as sunrise, sunset and moon phase
  • View photos and POI details
  • Add vector charts
  • Navigate with worldwide basemap (included)
  • Mark waypoints and other POIs, and send data to an SD™ card or Garmin datacard to use in a compatible chartplotter or sounder³
  • Interfaces with quatix™

¹HomePort software does not include map data.
²Inland Lakes software is not compatible with HomePort. If using a device preloaded with Inland Lakes software in conjunction with BlueChart g2, BlueChart g2 Vision, LakeVü HD or LakeVü HD Ultra pre-programmed cards, only the pre-programmed cards are compatible.
³Mac version does not support Garmin USB card readers.

BlueChart g2 Compatible BlueChart g2 Vision Compatible LakeVü HD Compatible LakeVü HD Ultra Compatible BlueChart compatible


Download Requirements

File Information

Depending on the preloaded map, anywhere from a 4 GB to a 32 GB card will be required, if transferring the map from your chartplotter onto a microSD™/SD™ card.

Compatible Devices