Apisphere Geomate.jr GPS



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Electronic entertainment that will get kids outside and active. Geocaches – containers with logbooks and tradable trinkets – can be found all over North America. This device lets you tap into the fun and exercise of finding them without needing a navigation-quality GPS. The simple display and controls let kids (and even techno-challenged parents) treasure hunt with confidence. Step outside, switch it on, and follow the directions to the nearest cache.

  • Comes pre-loaded with almost 250,000 geocache locations in Canada and the northern US. No downloading or typing in of coordinates required.
  • Provides information on size, terrain, difficulty rating and geocaching.com ID code.
  • You can set a home location before heading out so finding your way back to the trail is easy.

Tech specs

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Display dimensions 4 x 4cm
IPX rating

Indicates the degree of protection against liquid. IP X1: Dripping water while in normal operating orientation; IP X4: Splashing water; IP X5: Water jets; IP X6: Powerful water jets; IP X7: Immersion up to 1m ≤ 30 minutes; IP X8: Suitable for submersion as specified by manufacturer.

Built-in memory 0MB
Dimensions 11 x 5 x 3cm
Electronic compass

An electronic compass allows the user to view their heading in situations where they are either standing still or moving too slowly for the GPS to detect.


Waypoints consist of a standard set of coordinates (two for land, three for air or space) that identify a specific physical location. A route is navigated between two or more waypoints.

Display type 4-level grey LCD
Unit to unit transfer

Shares data wirelessly between compatible units.


A basic set of map data that is included with the GPS. Basemap detail may vary from unit to unit.

Area calculation No
Tide tables No
Data card Not accepted
Garmin Connect

An online community where members upload, analyze and share activity data.

Add maps capability

These units allow you to add maps, so you can mark and name waypoints and create routes on your PC, and then upload the map of your choice to your GPS.

Touch screen No
Barometric altimeter

Barometer function helps forecast weather trends. An altimeter can provide one line of position for location on a topo map, useful if the GPS isn't working.

Floats No
Batteries 2 AAA (included)
Routes 0
Speed/cadence sensor

Monitors pedalling cadence and measures pedalling strokes per minute.

Not compatible
Battery life 12 h
Chest strap Not compatible
Custom POI

A POI (point of interest) is a specific location that someone may find interesting (i.e., favourite viewpoint, best coffee stop before the trailhead). The custom POI feature allows the user to load only the POI's that interest them onto their GPS unit.

Made in USA