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Not your burden to Bear anymore – Ursack’s guide to safe camping. By Alexander Naumovich Camping is its own kind of fun. There is some primal, archetypical sense of accomplishment in getting away from civilization and surviving out in the wild. It’s not always safe, though. Natural terrain unaltered by human hands can be uninviting […]

By Alexander Naumovich Here at 1800gear.com, we carry two primary types of knives: hunting knives and every day carry (EDC) knives. A hunting knife must have excellent cutting capability, a robust design and corrosion resistance. An EDC knife’s biggest asset is its compact design, although a sharp, reliable blade is just as important for EDC […]

By Linda M. Gilbertson www.ladiesdayllc.com Hunting wildlife is a sport enjoyed by both men and women. In the past, you’ve heard the story of the guys going hunting and the wives remaining at home. If you were to pick up any general magazine, featured articles would mention golfing, hiking, and water sports as fun activities […]

By Pete Rogers I have been a longtime user of the Sitka Gear Fanatic Jacket, so when they announced a complete redesign of the Fanatic system in early 2019, I was ecstatic! Let’s take a quick look at how the old version works for me and how I’m looking forward to the new update. Previous […]

By Pete Rogers The 2019 Archery Trade Association trade show just wrapped up and the aisles were full of optimism and excitement at some of the new products being introduced at this year’s show. The ATA show is not open to the public. It is a show designed for retailers, buyers and media to see […]

By Nancy Jo Adams The 2019 Archery Trade Association trade show did not disappoint this year with a multitude of innovative gear releases. In past years, it seems there are two or three gear launches that steal the limelight and get all the attention; this year was much different. In fact, there were so many […]

Sometimes it can be hard to pick a trailer that properly matches the height of your truck. While at times an exact hitch setup it is not crucial due to road or terrain conditions, other times it is extremely important. Scenarios like the transport delicate cargo can end in disaster if your trailer’s not parallel […]

Fish Monkey announces its new promotional deal with Brian “Bro” Brosdahl. Leading fishing glove designer Fish Monkey has recently announced a key design partnership with top American angler Brian “Bro” Brosdahl. In addition to numerous TV and media appearances, Brosdahl offers his services as a fishing guide all year round, and this includes ice fishing. […]

This fall gear up for your next trail run or jog in the park with these great new styles from Topo Athletic. Topo is famous for combining simplicity and comfort in a shoe, and each model is designed to move naturally with your feet. Today let’s look at four great models for the upcoming season. […]

For the second time since the move from Salt Lake City to Denver, thousands of attendees and exhibitors converged upon downtown Denver for the Outdoor Retailer Summer Market. This industry-only convention showcases the best new products in categories like hiking, camping, fitness, and outdoor lifestyle. The new location and large capacity of the Colorado Convention […]