Garmin Montana 600T Review
EDITORS RATING: 8/10
This handheld hunting tracker by Garmin features a dual-orientation screen, meaning that you can use this sat nav both horizontally and vertically according to your own preference, it becomes handy while walking in the woods and you need a different point of view while reading the maps. It is also a glove-friendly touchscreen device which removes the problems you would face when using touchscreen trackers, hunting during the winter made easier.
It also has a crystal clear enhanced
The design itself makes the Montana resistant to harsh conditions, dust, dirt
With Garmin being its producer and a price that is slightly above average, lot of thought has been put for details. You will be able to maximize the battery life of the Montana and use it an entire day as it comes with a rechargeable lithium-ion battery pack with an additional AA batteries which you can load into the tracker.
The additional batteries will act as an emergency option if you happen to be running low on battery while out hunting. You can choose to use them interchangeably if you desire too, either the lithium-ion batteries alone or the double A’s.
The Montana comes with the BaseCamp software which lets you to view and organize your maps, routes, tracks and even your waypoints before you go out for a hunting activity. Along with that is the trip-planning software which allows you to create what’s called GarminAdventure which allows you to share with your friends and family. Planning hunting is now made easier with Garmin’s continuous efforts to improve our lifestyles.
You will also be allowed to transfer unlimited amounts of satellite images to your Oregon when its paired with the BirdsEye Satellite subscription. The interface of the device comes with a high-speed USB and also NMEA 0183 compatible! Not to mention its ability to provide both sun and moon information too.
This tracker by Garmin allows you to share your tracks, routes, geocaches and even waypoints all wirelessly to your friends or family who have Garmin GPS systems that are compatible. You will keep the people close to you always watching you even when you go to places that are naturally dangerous and risky.
Along with that is the WAAS-enabled GPS receiver and the HotFix satellite prediction which is highly sensitive, enabling you to locate your position quickly, precisely and also maintain its GPS location in the most dense and heavy covered forests or woods. You can count on the Montana to get yourself back to safety after a long day of hunting. It also supports the geocaching GPX files enabling you to download geocaches and also details straight right to your device.
Upon purchase of one of these trackers you will also be given a USB cable, an AC charger, a full lithium-ion battery pack and most importantly a user manual, the manual would be important as the tracker has a slightly
With its fully customizable
- Hunters who are tech-savvy
- Hunters looking for detail and precision