BruntonTruArc 7 Compass

Be the one to save the day.

When you're backpacking group somehow winds up off trail, bust out your handy Brunton TruArc 7 Compass and map, quickly pinpoint your location, and become the hero you always knew you were. This easy-to-use compass incorporates professional-grade features along with simple design to keep you informed of your whereabouts while hiking in the backcountry. The TruArc global needle will quickly seek out magnetic north in both Northern and Southern hemispheres, while its adjustable declination makes for quick reference after establishing true north. An inclinometer allows you to take reliable slope reading or height measurements to ensure your bear hang is of an adequate height. 

  • TruArc global needle
  • Adjustable declination
  • Inclinometer
  • Sighting tool
  • Ever-North magnet
  • Two-degree resolution
  • Reviews
  • Q & A

Find Your Way Back

  • Familiarity: I've used it several times

You could get a $300 watch that would help you track back to where you came from, or you could spend $36 dollars and a few dollars on a 7.5 minute map and you can figure it out for yourself.

The slope meter makes this ideal for use backcountry skiing and the easy to use adjustable declination makes traveling a breeze. It is a great option for a steal of a price.