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Garmin Foretrex 601 GPS

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Garmin Foretrex 601 GPS




  • 3-axis accelerometer, 3-axis compass and a barometric altimeter help you know exactly where you are
  • Allow others to follow your journey (within cellular coverage) when you use the Garmin Connect Mobile app and LiveTrack feature
  • Works with GPS, GLONASS, and Galileo satellite systems to provide accurate positioning
  • Receive notification of emails, texts and alerts on the device and upload data to Garmin Connect
  • Tougher than it needs to be, this durable unit is constructed to military standards (MIL-STD-810G) for thermal, shock and water performance
  • NVG mode makes screen compatible with night-vision goggles
  • Sensor compatibility: heart rate strap, speed/cadence sensor, Garmin VIRB action camera, Garmin tempe temperature sensor (all not included)
  • Uses 2 AAA batteries (sold separately); battery life exceeds 48 hrs. in navigation mode, up to 1 week in UltraTrac mode and up to 1 month in watch mode
  • Includes hook-and-loop wrist strap and strap extender; compatible with Garmin QuickFit 26 bands (not included; no tools required to install)





Best Use Backpacking, Backcountry Skiing, Hiking
Basemap Yes
Wireless Communication Yes
OS Compatibility Windows / Mac
Display Size 2 inches
Screen Pixels 200 x 128 pixels
Number of Routes 20
Number of Waypoints 500
Compass Yes
Altimeter Pressure-based
Battery Type Alkaline
Batteries 2 AAA (sold separately)
Average Battery Life Navigation mode: 48 hrs.; UtraTrac battery saver mode: 1 week; watch mode: 1 month
Dimensions 2.9 x 1.7 x 0.9 inches
Water-Resistance Rating IPX7
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