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Basic Hiking Checklist

  By David Link Each year countless hikers set out on day hikes that they are in no way prepared to take. For example, it is absolutely fool hardy to set out on a 6 mile hike into the mountains without any water, but hikers still make the mistake every …

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Nancy Jo Adams

Nancy Jo Adams is an avid accomplished huntress, owner/founder of Ladies in Camo, freelance and staff writer for several print publications and online media sources. Nancy Jo enjoys being active in social media and penning her blog, Shenanigans From the Field. Among various skills, she is known in the industry …

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The Battle Of The 10×42 Binoculars: Hawke, Leupold, And Nikon

  By Nancy Jo Adams Any hunter would agree that a quality pair of binoculars is important on the list of necessities when it comes to hunting equipment. A quality pair of binoculars can be pricey; however, with binoculars, you will most likely find that a “bargain” is usually not …