Besides weapons, binoculars and camouflage clothing, a professional watch is part of the mandatory equipment of any hunter. The model designed by Suunto is called Traverse Alpha Watch, and it is one of those watches capable of withstanding extreme tests. Specially designed for hunters and anglers, the Traverse Alpha GPS Watch features an automatic shot detection technology that keeps track of the time and location of the shooting, while the GPS/GLONASS navigation helps you find your way back.
Boasting a rugged stainless steel bezel, a durable water repellent nylon strap, and a premium scratch resistant sapphire crystal glass, this hunting watch from Suunto is able to record your speed, distance, altitude, steps and calories. The compass mode changes direction as you move along and let you orient yourself in unknown terrain, while the moon phase calendar helps you decide when is the best hunting time. It is compatible with Suunto Movescount App, so you can easily plan your routes or to discover new ones. Furthermore, it also includes other useful tools such as sunrise and sunset alerts, weather trend, red backlight for nighttime use and vibration alerts. It even receives mobile notifications and sees incoming calls with a Bluetooth smart connection, and all of these are powered by a rechargeable lithium-ion battery that provides about 10 to15 hours of functionality in GPS mode and 14 days in time mode. Handmade in Finland, this Suunto Traverse Alpha watch comes in four different variants named Woodland, Foliage, Stealth and Concrete.