The Garmin Foretrex 401 is a slim wrist-mounted GPS navigator perfect for outdoor activities that require the use of both hands. It combines a high-sensitivity waterproof GPS receiver, electronic compass and barometric altimeter into a lightweight device that's great for hikers, skiers, campers and more!
Retrace your steps
You'll never worry about getting lost with Garmin's Foretrex 401. It keeps track of your path and displays it as a dotted trail on the screen. Just turn on the TracBack feature and you can retrace your path back to where you started. It also keeps track of your bearing and altitude with an electronic compass and barometric altimeter. You can save locations in the internal memory as waypoints, so you always can find your way back to any important place, such as your campsite or vehicle.
Track Your Data
Foretrex 401 lets you create and store routes to all of your favorite places and provides other helpful information, including a trip computer, sunrise/sunset times and hunting and fishing information. For even more data, connect your Foretrex 401 to a wireless accessory, such as a heart rate monitor or cadence sensor, or clip it on your bike with a mount. To keep track of your trip, connect your Foretrex to your computer to store your waypoints, routes and tracks, or share them wirelessly with another Foretrex 401.
With a simple connection to your computer and the Internet, you can get detailed analysis of your activities using Garmin Connect. It allows you to view your activities on a map using Google Earth and you can even explore other routes provided by other Foretrex 401 users.
Plan Your Next Trip
With Garmin's BaseCamp software you can view and organize your maps, waypoints, routes, and tracks and send them to your device. It displays topographic map data in 2-D or 3-D on your computer, including contour lines and elevation profiles.