Casio Rangeman Conclusion: Tough Nut

The Casio Rangeman GPR-B1000 is worth a distinct conclusion. Even if my opinion of it is a mixed affair…

Casio Rangeman GPR-B1000: GPS and Navigation in Action

After the look at basics – looks and functions – of the Casio Rangeman GPR-B1000, let’s turn to GPS and navigation.

Casio Rangeman GPR-B1000: Looks and Functions

The Casio Rangeman GPR-B1000. Upper-Class G-Shock, a watch for the hardest conditions – and guys? – and a very special mix of form and function, good ideas and…

Suunto’s Hard Transition: Movescount Out, Suunto App FTW

It’s already been about a year that the Suunto app ran in parallel to Suunto’s Movescount; now, finally, they have clarified what their transition plans are: Retire Movescount,…

Polar Vantage V: Daily Wear and Menu Basics

One of the questions around wearables and watches for sports and the outdoors is always how well they are suited for everyday use, what the basic functionality is….

Winter Night's View from Simonyiblick to Hallstatt

Garmin Instinct vs. Suunto 9: On the Sarstein, To Hallstatt

Mid-December, I wanted to see if I could get over the Sarstein to Hallstatt – and use that as a test for the Garmin Instinct and Suunto 9.

GPS and Altitude: Polar Vantage V vs. Suunto 9 Baro vs. Garmin Instinct

Not to make Polar and Suunto the only theme here, leave Garmin out – or as perfect – let’s have a look at some comparison data from Polar…

Polar Vantage V (vs. Suunto 9) GPS Tracks Comparison

How accurate is the GPS of the watch? That’s often the question people wonder about. Here, let’s have a look at example tracks from a Polar Vantage V…

BergeSeen-Trail Tracks over the Dachstein – How to Record GPS Over Night

As I mentioned, on my way across the Dachstein, I gladly had the route navigation active the whole time. It made it a lot easier to follow the…

Dachstein Trail Markings

Berge-Seen-Trail Sections 23, 26, 27: Gosau to Hallstatt over the Dachstein

For a little overnight adventure and #microexploration, I went onto this slow approach to Hallstatt. These sections of the Berge-Seen-Trail, the 350 km long-distance hiking trail to the…