Dimensions 2.9 in x 1.7 in x 0.9 in / 7.5 cm x 4.3 cm x 2.3 cm
Display size 1.4 in x 0.9 in / 3.6 cm x 2.3 cm
Display resolution 100 x 64 pixels
Display type Black and white LCD
Weight 3.1 oz / 87.3 g with batteries
Battery 2 AAA batteries, not included
Battery life 18 hours
Waterproof yes (IPX7)
Floats no
High-sensitivity receiver yes
Interface USB

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Manufacturer's Description

Visit Garmin's Foretrex 301 page.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

Sporting a high-sensitivity receiver and a smaller design than its predecessor, this wrist-top GPS excels at general route planning and navigation where portability and access trump extra features.


Free Shipping. Garmin Foretrex 301 Wrist GPS FEATURES of the Garmin Foretrex 301 Wrist GPS Keeps track of your path and displays it as a dotted trail on the screen Turn on the TracBack feature and you can retrace your path back to where you started Up to 18 hours of battery life and replaceable AAA batteries Helpful information to help with navigation, including a trip computer, sunrise/sunset times and hunting and fishing information Displays topographic map data in 2-D or 3-D on your computer, including contour lines and elevation profiles This item is NOT eligible for High Altitude Rewards Point bonuses, Rewards Promotions, or Affiliate Cash Back. Please don't hate us.

- Moosejaw

Keep things simple with Garmin's Foretrex 301 GPS, a small GPS that provides just enough navigational data while allowing you to keep your hands free. Strap it to your wrist and navigate using its 500 wapoints, 20 routes, and 10,000 points and track it all on the black and white LCD touch screen.

- Mountain Gear