Only two are rabbit, and one is a fawn in distress. 306 yardsEffective Range: 310 yardsHits: The reach of the remote is impressive, and you don’t have to keep it in direct line of sight of the base unit to operate the caller. I love its ability to play two sounds simultaneously.

The remote is easy to operate with gloved fingers, and the button layout is easy to read and understand. The unit is extremely packable and portable, and it contains good-sounding clips provided by Wildlife Technologies. Its one-year warranty is rare in this category. Leather holsters tend to be a little softer for concealed carry inside the waistband and are the go-to material for high-quality shoulder holsters, although leather is in just about every type of holster on the market today.

With other types of materials, you may hear the firearm as it slides in and out and you may even hear the click of their release mechanisms, but you won’t ever hear much, if anything at all, from a trusty old leather holster. Pro tip: Specifically for holsters that are in close proximity to your skin, ensure there is some type of cloth material wicking the sweat away from your holster.

This will greatly increase the life of the holster and help maintain its form. Salt found in sweat is the ultimate kryptonite to leather and will degrade the holster quickly. And of course, the waterproof membrane won’t breathe nearly as well either. But at less than 9 ounces, the PreCip is great to have in your pack on hiking days with mixed conditions.

Of everything, you don’t need a watch band chafing your wrist and irritating your skin. It’s your compass. Your guide. Your navigator. Don’t underestimate ensuring that the watch is comfortable to wear. If you’re forgetting that you’re even wearing it, then that’s a good sign.

Style and Design – It’s great to have a functional, high-end, cutting-edge GPS watch. What about when you’re getting coffee on the way to the hiking trail? That cute barista isn’t going to impressed with a clunky, crazy looking watch when you go to reach for that latte.

You can’t communicate with anything else but if you just need to chat with friends or family it might be a simple way to go. READ MOREFor more of our top hiking & backpacking gear recommendations, check out these popular articles:ElectronicsAbout The AuthorHiker. Trail runner. Mountain biker.

CrossFitter. Always up for an adventure or just relaxing and reading about them. Has to see what’s around the next bend. Related PostsHow To Fit A Backpack For HikingBest Hiking Watches of 2021How To Pack A Backpack For HikingBram Reusen2 ResponsesChristina November 14, 2016 This is an excellent list of key features to identify to ensure the best buy.