You may venture off the grid, but you can still stay in touch—as long as you're carrying an inReach Explorer+. This tough, durable, impact resistant handheld satellite communicator is designed for the outdoor enthusiast who wants to roam farther—without compromising their loved ones‘ peace of mind. This device also provides communication, location sharing, navigation, and critical SOS functions. The inReach Explorer+ provides full-fledged GPS on-map guidance with preloaded TOPO mapping and way-point routings viewable directly on the unit. Plus, a built-in digital compass, barometric altimeter, and accelerometer are included to help you get and maintain accurate bearings on or off the beaten path.
Features include: * Water-rated to IPX7 * Rechargeable lithium battery with up to 100 hours battery life * Free access to Garmin explore website * Pairs with mobile devices * SOS button provides tracking and 24/7/365 emergency response in your area * Two-way text messaging via global Iridium satellite network(subscription required) * Track and share coordinates with MapShare portal (subscription required) * Detailed weather forecast services with free Earthmate app