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Sitka Gear Women’s Early Season System Review

  Women’s SITKA Gear Raises the Bar for Women’s Hunting Gear: Early Season System. By Nancy Jo Adams SITKA Gear raised the bar for women hunters with the introduction of a functional clothing system that does more than just fit properly. The new SITKA Gear Women’s Whitetail System is a …

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Christmas List for Anglers

  By Pete Rogers It is that time of year when spouses of sportsmen and women are scrambling for something to get for Christmas that they don’t already have. Many dedicated anglers do not wait for a holiday to get what they absolutely must have. When they see something they …

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Hawke Laser Rangefinder Pro 600 Review

  Hawke Sport Optics Laser Rangefinder Pro 600 Offers Hunters Precision Shooting. By Nancy Jo Adams As an archery hunter, I know that my rangefinder is the most crucial piece of gear I can have on the hunt in hitting my mark. Some hunters have a gift of being able …

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Ameribag Tech Bag Review

  By David Link For over 30 years, Ameribag has designed innovative backpacks built to alleviate stress on the back, neck and shoulders. Today we look at one of their newest models for 2017, the Ameribag Citron Tech Bag. Basics It’s no secret that a fully loaded backpack can take …

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Hoka Ora Recovery Slides Review

  By Mayrena Hernandez When it comes to reviewing a product such as a recovery shoe, it is a little more difficult than your typical review. The same goes with any other shoes. This is simply because not everyone’s foot type will necessarily fit this type of recovery shoe. This …

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Hawke Optics Endurance ED 10×50 Binocular Review

  The Endurance ED 10×50 measures up to be the perfect hunting optics. By Nancy Jo Adams A successful hunt often comes down to relying on your optics for spotting and stalking game animals. I have field-tested a variety of brands of binoculars over the past nine years and have …

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Banded Lightweight Gear Review

  Banded Lightweight Gear Gives Options for those Warm Early Season Hunts. By Nancy Jo Adams Banded has a solid reputation for quality duck hunting gear, but now spring turkey hunters and early season deer hunters can experience the Banded quality with the new ultra-lightweight hunting gear. The new ultra-lightweight …

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Leupold BX-2 Tioga HD 8×42 Binocular Review

  By David Link The Leupold BX-2 Tioga HD Binocular line is new for 2017 and offers a “premium budget” level of performance. But wait, nothing about Leupold translates to “budget,” so what you’ll find in the BX-2 Tioga is a great mid-level binocular at an attractive price. We’ve seen …

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Alps Outdoorz Extreme Packs – Built With The Hunt In Mind

  By Nancy Jo Adams Any seasoned hunter knows that quality gear is essential to the hunt, and often having the perfect backpack is critical to the hunt. The Alps Outdoorz® Extreme™ line of premium packs has the perfect pack for any hunting adventure for the male and female hunter. …

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Hawke Nature Camera 12MP Review

  By Nancy Jo Adams Hawke Optics has built up a reputable standing in the optics industry, offering a wide range of quality binoculars to fit in any consumer’s price range. The models and price range varies, but one thing is constant—a high standard of quality. Ever-changing technology introduces new …