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Old 06-25-2013, 10:49 PM   #38
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Originally Posted by Geolander View Post
My Samsung Note is nice, because the screen is big enough to actually see.
The new Note 2 is equally impressive and much faster.
That being said, I spend much of my time very far from data sources. I never leave home without the maps for the day loaded onto my Garmin eTrex 20.

Moreover I never leave home without hard maps anymore either.
See, that's what I've basically been doing. I have the Fortrex 401, which I wear on my wrist and just load way points on, or better, create them as I go for trail junctions, etc in new areas. Then I load quads on the iPhone and carry the actual quads in the tank bag.

Although now that I take the time to actually type this sounds sort of contrived and I kinda want to look into a good bike-mounted GPS.
We do not rise to the occasion. We fall to our level of preparedness.

It would be ludicrous to think that we were new to this. We do this, this is what we do.
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