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Outdoors with Cameron Martindell


Can't wait for Elon Musk's new Tesla Pi phone? 😉 Cameron Martindell shares his favorite "go to" satellite communication devices for voice and text messaging from the world's most remote places. (He's traveled seven continents. He knows "remote"!)

Searching for gift ideas for your outdoor friends? Cameron's suggestions will having you rushing for your sat phone to place the order!

Adventure Correspondent Cameron L. Martindell is a freelance adventure travel and expedition writer, photographer and filmmaker who is always “Off Yonder: Seeing the world for what it is.” In addition to writing his own popular blog [], he is the Managing Editor for Elevation Outdoors Magazine and he has contributed to National Geographic, The Christian Science Monitor, The New York Times, The Washington Post, Outside, Backpacker, Wired, Australian Geographic, and others. He has been to all seven continents and lived on five of them, including a four-month stint at the South Pole. Cameron has more than 15 years of mountain search and rescue experience, is an Eagle Scout, has been an Australian bush firefighter, competes in sailing regattas, plans national and international youth programs, guides Oregon rafting trips and Australian bush backpacking trips, the list goes on.

Follow Cameron:
OffYonder (his blog)
YouTube Channel
REI Blog

Music by Scott Van Zen. All rights reserved.

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ZOLEO Satellite Communicator

Iridium 9555 Satellite Kit

Garmin inReach Mini 2 Black Lightweight and Compact Satellite Communicator

SatPhoneStore Iridium GO! Hiker Package





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