With the end of winter drawing nearer, it’s time to start thinking about other activities to be had outside. One hobby that is consistently overlooked is the exercise of geocaching. Bringing together the beauty of the outdoors and the fascination of searching for “treasure”, geocaching is a classic pastime that anyone and everyone can enjoy.
There are many tools out there for geocaching, especially within Garmin, but one that certainly stands out is the GPSMAP 64st. This rugged full-featured handheld GPS unit offers a variety of useful information that can assist you while in the outdoors. GPSMAP 64st features a 2.6” sunlight-readable color screen and a high-sensitivity GPS and GLONASS receiver with a quad helix antenna for superior reception. The handheld also includes a 3-axis electronic compass with barometric altimeter, wireless connectivity, and preloaded TOPO U.S. 100K maps plus a 1-year Birdseye Satellite Imagery subscription.
Ready to geocache? GPSMAP 64st supports paperless geocaching with 250,000 preloaded caches with hints and descriptions from Geocaching.com. GPSMAP 64st stores and displays key information, including location, terrain, difficulty, hints and descriptions, which means there’s no more manually entering coordinates and paper printouts! You can even take charge of your next adventure with BaseCamp, our software that lets you view and organize maps, waypoints, routes and tracks. This free trip-planning software even allows you to create Garmin Adventures that you can share with friends, family or fellow explorers.
Slim and lightweight, the GPSMAP 64st is the perfect companion for all your outdoor pursuits. Don’t forget to share with us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and use hashtag #HaveNoLimits.