OnX Hunt makes my GPS look ancient

March 1, 2022 // 0 Comments

I’ve been using my old Garmin eTrex Vista GPS receiver for years. It wasn’t the first GPS unit I ever owned, but it was the first one that was lightweight, compact, and [...]

Navigation is getting quite technological

November 16, 2020 // 0 Comments

When I went hunting back in September with a group of friends, everyone had a different method for finding their way through the woods. Some of us were still using maps and [...]

Leave the technology home and get outside

October 3, 2019 // 0 Comments

With the proliferation of new-age gadgets, wing-dings and hoo-haws, we have plenty to worry about. Those things are supposed to make our lives easier, but I spend about 70 [...]

Do your homework before buying a GPS unit

November 15, 2018 // 0 Comments

There are a ton of new GPS receivers on the market right now. Well, new in relation to the ones I have. Many years ago, I tested 10 or 12 of the ones that were new then, and [...]

Geocaching is a good cure for cabin fever

February 15, 2018 // 0 Comments

As I was stuck at home last weekend, trying to think of ways to beat boredom, I started obsessing about geocaching. The trouble is, geocaching requires being able to go [...]

For once, I’m ready for the ice to thaw

February 9, 2017 // 0 Comments

Now don’t get me wrong, I love winter. I love snow. I love the cold. But winter around these parts often comes with gale-force winds and ice that doesn’t melt for months [...]

Shopping for a GPS? Do some research

November 8, 2016 // 0 Comments

If you’re shopping for a new GPS, whether it’s for you or for a gift someone else, you need to think about a few things other than just price. First of all, what’ll it [...]
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