Archive for gps

Bushnell Partners With Bear Grylls on New GPS Line

Bushnell partners up with Bear Grylls Ventures to release the Bear Grylls edition BackTrack and BackTrack D-Tour GPS systems.

July 02, 2013

Can a Cell Phone Replace a GPS?

The GPS forever changed the way many hunters operated in the field, and handheld versions of the technology earned what seemed like a permanent place in most gear bags. Now, though, Smartphones are beginning to challenge even the finest GPS units.

May 29, 2013

Simple Directions

By Bob Robb

I admit it. I’m an old guy, and I do not really like technology all that much. When it comes to hunting laser rangefinders and, upon occasion, a trail camera, are about as high tech as I get. I’ve never been a big fan of using a GPS when hunting, preferring the old school way—the topographic map and compass.

October 10, 2012

The Bushnell HuntTrack

Bushnell's latest addition to its Backtrack line offers an array of new hunter-friendly features for 2012.

July 10, 2012

Magellan's New eXplorist GPS

The new eXplorist devices allow adventurers to navigate to outdoor destinations worldwide, capture geotagged photos and share their experiences online.

July 16, 2010

Men Gather, Women Hunt?

Results of a recent study seem to disprove the idea that men have better spatial skills than women.

May 11, 2010

The Right Stuff for Turkeys

Gadgets will never replace basic woodsmanship skills in the hunter success equation. Locate fresh sign, set up on it quickly and make it happen.

April 06, 2010

Digitize Your Hunting Property

The latest mapping software can make the bucks on your land seem as predictable as they do in those hunting video games. So, digitize your hunting property.

June 04, 2009