Montana 700

Montana 700 - $1,249

Montana 700i - $1,449 (Montana 700 with InReach)

Montana 750i - $1,649 (Montana 700 with InReach and camera)

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These units come preloaded with Garmin's TopoActive mapping. For New Zealand, the scale of this mapping is around 1:85,000.

For an additional $100, Freshmap, at 1:50,000 scale, can be preloaded onto the unit leaving the microSD card slot available for other mapping eg nautical.

Click here for a TopoActive / Freshmap comparison.

The Montana 700 handheld brings advanced outdoor features into a sturdy 12.7cm format that's ideal for navigation on foot, bike, kayak, ATV and more.
  • Routable TopoActive Australia and New Zealand maps.
  • Meets MIL-STD 810 for thermal, shock, water and vibration.
  • Get the clear perspective of BirdsEye Satellite Imagery right to your device.
  • ABC sensors and multiple GNSS networks have your back.
  • Power your adventures with 18+ hours of lithium-ion battery life in GPS mode your on any terrain. 
Rugged by design
This durable, water-resistant handheld is tested to U.S. military standards and features a glove-friendly 5" touchscreen that's 50% larger than previous Montana models.

TopoActive Australia and New Zealand maps
To navigate your adventures, use preloaded TopoActive Australia and New Zealand maps. View elevations, coastlines, rivers, landmarks and more.

Satellite views
Use direct-to-device downloads of BirdsEye Satellite Imagery(no annual subscription required) to see photo-realistic views and create waypoints based on landmarks.

ABC sensors
Navigate your next trail with ABC sensors, including an altimeter for elevation data, barometer to monitor weather and 3-axis electronic compass.

Active weather
Use cellular connectivity1 to access up-to-date Active Weather forecasts through the Garmin Connect™ app.

Dog Tracking
For hunters and trainers, this Montana syncs with compatible Astro series handhelds (sold separately) to help track sporting dogs in the field.

Multi-GNSS Support
Access to GPS, GLONASS and GALILEO satellite networks enables Montana®700 to track in more challenging environments than GPS alone.

Location Sharing
The LiveTrack feature lets you wirelessly connect your device with other compatible Garmin GPS users, so they can follow your tracks, routes, waypoints and adventures.

Expedition Mode
Trek far and wide off-grid. Use Expedition mode, an ultralow-power GPS reference, to keep Montana tracking for a week or more between recharges.

Battery Options
An internal, rechargeable lithium-ion battery pack provides more than 18 hours of battery life in GPS mode. The Montana 700 (only) can also be powered with traditional AA batteries.

Vehicle Mounts
A variety of Montana handheld-compatible mounts (sold separately) lets you adapt your navigator for use on ATVs, boats, cars, motorcycles, RVs or other vehicles.

(Montana 750i only) Capture images of your exploits with an 8 megapixel camera. It geotags photos with coordinates so you can navigate back to favourite spots in the future.

  • Physical dimensions 8.76 x 18.30 x 3.27 cm
  • Touchscreen
  • Display size 6.48 x 10.80 cm; 12.70 cm
  • Display resolution 480 x 800 pixels
  • Display type WVGA transflective, dual orientation
  • Weight 397 g with included lithium-ion battery pack
  • Battery type rechargeable lithium-ion (included) or 3 AA batteries (Montana 700 ONLY)
  • Battery life GPS Mode: up to 18 hours Expedition Mode: up to 330 hours
  • Water rating IPX7
  • Mil-std-810 yes (thermal, shock, water, vibe)
  • High-sensitivity receiver
  • Interface High speed micro USB and NMEA 0183 compatible
  • Memory/history 16 GB (user space varies based on included mapping)
Maps & Memory
  • Preloaded maps - TopoActive Australia and New Zealand
  • Ability to add maps
  • Basemap
  • Automatic routing - with optional mapping for detailed roads
  • Map segments 15000
  • Birdseye - direct to device
  • Includes detailed hydrographic features (coastlines, lake/river shorelines, wetlands and perennial and seasonal streams)
  • Includes searchable points of interests (parks, campgrounds, scenic lookouts and picnic sites)
  • External memory storage
  • Waypoints/favourites/locations 10000
  • Tracks 250
  • Track log 20000 points, 250 saved gpx tracks, 300 saved fit activities
  • Routes 250, 250 points per route; 50 points auto routing
  • Rinex logging
  • GPS
  • Barometric altimeter
  • Compass
  • GPS compass (while moving)
Daily Smart Features
  • Connect iq™
  • Virb® remote
  • Pairs with garmin connect™ mobile
  • Active weather 
  • Smart notifications on handheld
Safety and Tracking Features
  • Livetrack
Outdoor Recreation
  • Point-to-point navigation
  • Compatible with basecamp™
  • Area calculation
  • Hunt/fish calendar
  • Sun and moon information
  • Xero™ locations
  • Geocaching-friendly
  • Custom maps compatible
  • Picture viewer
  • InReach Remote Widget
  • Led beacon flashlight
inReach® Features "i" units only
  • InReach Remote Compatible
Outdoor Applications
    • Compatible with Garmin Explore™ app
    • Garmin explore website compatible
    • Dog tracking - when paired to compatible dog track system
    • Wireless Connectivity Yes (Wi-Fi®, Bluetooth®, ANT+®)