On this episode we discuss the pro’s and con’s of caring a Personal Locator devices on your Thru-Hike. Are they worth the money? Do they even work? We break down the Likes and Dislikes of the two most popular one’s on the market. We also explain how they work and what you should know if you hit the “help” button.
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What we talk about:
Let’s play with the Dyrt and GO
PLB’s don’t play
Better call SAR
NOAA SARSAT (Search and Rescue Satellite Aided Tracking) database
Do your parents know you are out?
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