DeLorme has finally made one tool that serves as a GPS device, backcountry messenger, and rescue beacon.
A five-solar-panel power pack for the long-haul hiker.
You can't beat a dedicated camera for clarity, control, and quality, but smartphones come close enough for most of us-this magazine has even published iPhone photos. Use these tools and techniques to amp up your device's multimedia power:
Never lose track of time with the burly and feature-heavy MTM Special Ops Silencer watch.
Never be more than a click away with this portable office from Pelican.
For 40 years, BACKPACKER readers have explored the wilderness and returned with photographic gold. But we were wowed by the entries for this contestmore than 650 of them. Check out these finalists (and this year's winner), then go to backpacker.com/photos to submit your own images. Well showcase the best entries in upcoming issues.
Two point-and-shoot cameras that maps & GPS lovers will appreciate.
Our editors map their favorite trips on custom-centered topos. Order today!
A perfect starter GPS unit, with a great price and minimal drawbacks.
Check out BACKPACKER Editors's author page.