Best products in the Outdoor navigation category

Here's a ranking of the best products in this category. To give you a quick overview, we've also added some key information about the products.

1. Garmin Inreach Mini 2

With the compact, lightweight GPS satellite communication device inReach Mini 2, you'll always feel safe on your adventures. Thanks to the worldwide Iridium satellite coverage, you can also exchange messages with your loved ones and share your tour in real time, independently of the mobile network. And in case of an emergency, you can use the SOS button to request help from the IERCC international rescue center, which is manned 24/7. In addition, the detailed arrow navigation and the digital compass help you to stay oriented and always arrive at your destination. Thanks to a battery life of up to 14 days in 10-minute tracking mode, you don't have to worry about charging even on your multi-day tours. 

2. Garmin eTrex 32x

Garmin's popular eTrex series has been around for more than 15 years and was complemented by the eTrex 32x in June 2019. The device comes with a 2.2-inch colour display that is easy to read even in direct sunlight. In order not to lose orientation in difficult terrain, the handheld supports two satellite systems - GPS and GLONASS. The pre-installed TopoActive Europe map also provides an overview when hiking, cycling or geocaching. If that's not enough, you can expand the 8GB internal memory and load additional map material onto the device thanks to the microSD card slot. The eTrex 32x also features an integrated 3-axis compass and barometric altimeter as well as ANT+ connectivity. The device lasts 25 hours in GPS mode thanks to 2AA batteries. 

3. Garmin ANT+ temperature sensor

Track ambient temperature and transfer data wirelessly to your compatible Garmin device using the Garmin external sensor. The device can be attached to a backpack, jacket, shoes, etc. So you can keep a close eye on the temperature during your next expedition.

4. Garmin Handlebar mount

Simply insert your compatible device into the rugged 22mm or 32mm mount in portrait or landscape mode1 so you always have it with you. The included mounts and mounting kit attach to standard handlebars.

5. Garmin Montana 700

The Montana 700 handheld includes routine road and trail maps and offers advanced outdoor features in a rugged 5-inch format ideal for navigating while hiking, biking, kayaking, quad biking and many other modes of transportation.

6. Garmin inReach Messenger

Satellite communication handset and GPS navigation with 100% global satellite coverage of.

7. Garmin Backpack attachment

The lightweight backpack attachment is ideal when you need free hands. Durable nylon accessories with Velcro closure are suitable for belts up to 4 inches (10 cm) wide and compatible with the Modular Lightweight Load-carrying Equipment (Molle) system. The same hook and loop fastener material is also used to easily store the compatible Garmin device for optimal GPS performance, but also instant access to the device. When the device is removed from the Velcro fastener, the back strap and carrying strap ensure that you do not lose the device. The carrying strap can be adjusted to a length between 5 cm (2 inches) and 35.6 cm (14 inches). 

8. Invoxia GPS Tracker Mini

Type of transmission: LoRa, sport: travel.

9. Garmin inReach Mini

The inReach Mini is your connection for excursions in remote areas. The pocket-size satellite communication device is ideal for adventures where size and weight are important. With the inReach Mini you can send and receive SMS messages, follow your journey and share it with others and, if necessary, trigger an SOS emergency call to the GEOS emergency call centre around the clock anywhere in the world. With inReach connectivity, family members and friends can stay in touch with you wherever you are. Measuring only 9.9 x 5.2 cm and weighing just 100 g, the inReach Mini fits comfortably in your pocket or backpack. It enables message transmission via the Iridium satellite network with seamless 100% coverage worldwide. So you don't have to worry about dead spots or the availability of mobile networks. The inReach Mini can be used worldwide to keep you connected at all times. Send and receive messages via compatible Garmin handsets, wearables or other mobile devices1 GPS location tracking lets you share your location with your family at home or outdoors. You can also post your adventures in social media. For basic navigation, the device has a compass that shows you the bearing and distance along a route or to a waypoint. 

10. Garmin Striker Vivid 9sv

Garmin Striker Vivid 9sv (010-02554-02).