October 2018

10 Essentials for Outdoor Activities Checklist

Camping Clothing Cooking Fishing Hunting

Use this printable checklist to ensure that you have the basics with you on your next hunting trip!

Hunting Shooting Clothing

If you need to purchase ammo for your next hunting expedition, keep these tips in mind when choosing rounds. Your selections should depend on the hunting ...

Hunting Shooting

Few things in the world of modern firearms can compare to the combination of power, versatility and effectiveness of a shotgun. Since the early 19th century ...

Shooting

Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. (NYSE-RGR) has issued a product Safety Bulletin for certain Ruger American® Pistols chambered in 9mm. Ruger has discovered that ...

Shooting

Imagine that you have just been successful on an early season archery elk hunt and you are 4 miles from the trailhead and in grizzly country. You have ...

Camping

There is nothing that gets the heart beating faster than busting a covey of quail and the sudden whirring of dozens of pairs of wings right next to you. Whew...

Cooking

I have hunted for sixty years and have seen many changes over the years. In bygone days, most people hunted to put food on the table for their families. If ...

Hunting

I hunt deer. Mostly just deer, especially mule deer, so I understood when CL said, “I want a big mule deer”. How did I get into this anyway? I saw my friend ...

Hunting

Overlooked Region Turns Into Duck Hot Spot. The flock of mallards shot out of the cypress swamp behind the blind, roaring overhead like a squadron of jet ...

Hunting

To use or not to use – That is the question! A much-needed word to this line would be – Correctly. Yes, “Correctly” is the key word here, as a collar used ...

Hunting

As an outdoorsman, I have a fundamental belief that harvesting our own food is paramount to some sort of inner paleo contentment. By that I mean, I’m a whole...

Cooking Fishing Hunting

The great outdoors is important to all of us. Even for those that do not choose to hunt and fish, the opportunities that lay themselves out before each of us...

Hunting

Hunting season is in full swing now and we have already been in the field nonstop with friends, customers, and Pro Member Sweepstakes winners. I always enjoy...

Hunting

A solo hunt with an 1840's-tech muzzleloader at the end of the Applegate Trail. Dawn. That was the moment. Not earlier when it would be easy to blunder into ...

Hunting

As a professional outdoorsman who travels to film TV for a living, you’d think I’d be ready for any kind of trip. I mean, geez, I spend half my time packing ...

Hunting Clothing

In the world of factory rifles, a proven performer has been the mighty Winchester M70. With a manageable price tag, the M70 performs as well as much higher ...

Shooting

OUTDOORS TOMORROW FOUNDATION TO DOUBLE IMPACT, BRING OUTDOOR ADVENTURE EDUCATION TO 80,000 STUDENTS PER YEAR Non-Profit Provider of Outdoor Skill, Safety and...

Camping

The 3i-4909-SR Single Rifle case holds scoped rifles up to 49” long and is part of the iSeries waterproof case line. The interior is made of high quality EPS...

Shooting

Designed with the archery hunter in mind, the Big Bear X Lumbar pack from ALPS OutdoorZ provides a lightweight gear management solution for those chasing ...

Clothing

Most people know Kryptek as a camo pattern, and while it can boast the only pattern in the civilian world extensively researched, tested, and studied by the ...

Clothing

In both the law enforcement/tactical world and the hunting world, the need for a category of optics for closer range engagement has become something scope ...

Shooting

Your feet are the wheels of success when it comes to hiking or hunting. A flat tire or a complete blowout is something that can’t be tolerated. So, spending ...

Clothing

Just about every hunter has a HEVI-Shot story. The story usually describes an incredibly difficult shot – long yardage, high winds, a triple – something ...

Hunting Shooting

Designed to represent the very finest of Leupold’s legendary Gold Ring line of riflescopes, the VX-6HD offers high-definition lenses and extended low-light ...

Shooting

Hunting has been in my blood for as long as I can remember. Growing up in southern Utah, mule deer and elk have always been at the top of my list when the ...

Hunting