• 2-way satellite communication

    Send or receive a text message from anywhere in the world. If you have a view of the sky, you can communicate.

  • Share location

    You can share your location via text message, Facebook or Twitter. Let your loved ones know where you are and keep track of your progress on our detailed topo maps.

  • No contract or annual fees

    That's right. It is not going to cost your entire adventure budget to give you peace of mind. Bivystick makes it simple, affordable, and safe.

  • SOS

    When things don't go as planned, Bivystick will get you in contact with emergency services using GEOS with 24/7 monitoring. Communicate with local emergency service directly to ensure a fast and efficient rescue.

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What can the Bivystick do?

-Send and receive text messages from anywhere in the world

- Tracking and location sharing at a 10 minute interval

- Share your location via text message or social media post

- Detailed 3 or 7 day weather forecasts

- SOS service to call in professional help when needed

- Access to downloadable offline maps

- 5200 mAh backup battery to charge your phone up to 2 times

- Affordable monthly plan with no commitment or contract

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“The Bivystick may be ideal for weekend warriors and dollar-conscious athletes who need to send only a single message or location ping and are turned off by the hassle of frequently activating and suspending a subscription plan.”

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Data Plan

No activation fee. No contract. Cancel anytime.

$17.99/mo Base Plan

  • 30 day connection to the satellite network
  • Includes 10 credits
  • SOS monitoring
  • Dedicated phone number
  • Access to detailed downloadable maps
  • Unused credits roll over when user continues monthly base plan
  • Bivystick still works after all credits are used at a rate of $.50ea
  • Additional credit packs available at a discount
How Credits Work
  • forum
    1

    Send or Recieve Text

  • location_on
    1

    Share Your Location

  • wb_sunny
    1

    Weather Report

  • my_location
    1

    1 hr of Tracking Your Path

Tech Specs

  • Physical dimensions
15/8" x 5 5/8" x 1 1/8"
  • Weight
7.0 oz
  • Water rating
IPX6 Pending
  • Battery
Rechargeable internal lithium ion
  • Battery capacity
5200mAh
  • Battery life
Up to 500 hours at 10-minute tracking or 1-2 complete smartphone charges; and up to 1 year when power off
  • Memory/History
None
  • High sensitivity receiver
Yes
  • Interface
USB
  • Waypoints/favorites/locations
Limited only by smartphone capacity
  • Routes
Limited only by smartphone capacity
  • Preload maps
Yes
  • Wireless compatible
Yes (Bluetooth®)
  • Trigger an interactive SOS with 24/7 search and rescue monitoring center
Yes
  • Send and receive text messages to SMS email
Yes
  • Send and receive messages with other Bivystick users, exchange locations
Yes
  • Track and share location with friend and family on web-based devices
Yes
  • Request weather forecast for current location
Yes
  • Unique, dedicated phone number
Yes
  • Charge your smart phone
Yes (1-2 times)
  • Compatible with popular, full featured, Bivy app
Yes
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Satellite Network

Bivystick uses the Iridium® network powered by a uniquely sophisticated global constellation of 66 cross-linked Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellites. The Iridium® network provides high-quality voice and data connections over the planet’s entire surface, including across oceans, airways and polar regions. In space, each Iridium® satellite is linked to up to four others — two in the same orbital plane and one in each adjacent plane — creating a dynamic network that routes traffic among satellites to ensure global coverage, even when traditional local systems are unavailable.

How To Use The Bivystick

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Bivy App

  • 45,000+ adventures nationwide
  • Search 16 different activity types including trails, waterways, and climbing
  • Track your mileage, pace, and elevation on any adventure
  • Share all your activities with friends and the Bivy community
  • Explore with a full path map for every activity

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Simple, Affordable,

Satellite communication

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