By Cameron Martindell
October 19, 2012
When you're out adventuring beyond the reach of cellphone towers — at sea, in the jungle, on the glacier — it's reassuring to think there's somebody back home who knows exactly where you are. Cameron Matrindell took the opportunity to test both SPOT Connect and inReach side-by-side on a recent trip to Peru. He used both devices to send "OK" updates as he moved between Lima, Cusco, Machu Picchu.
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