Archive for gear

4 Packs for Any Deer Hunter

The right pack for deer hunting is like the right rifle—barring sentimental reasons, the best tool for the job often depends on the type of hunting you’ll be doing.

October 28, 2014

Make Your Own Custom Hunting Knife

If you’ve got the tools and the know-how, assembling and finishing your own blade may add extra joy to hunting season.

October 15, 2014

New Treestand Safety Products for 2014

American Hunter Assistant Editor Jon Draper discusses a variety of new treestand safety products that are available for the 2014 season.

September 24, 2014

Yamaha Announces 2015 Viking SxS

Yamaha Motor Corp., U.S.A. has announced that its 2015 Viking Side-by-Side (SxS) is rolling off of U.S. assembly lines and is ready to ship to consumers, just in time for the fall hunting season.

September 16, 2014

Hardware: Must-Have Truck Gear

Ready to trick out your new truck—or breathe new life into your old one? Here's the gear you'll need.

September 13, 2014

Bumped

Every hunter should know exactly where the point of impact is at 25 yards after he has sighted in his rifle. Need a first-hand account as to why? Let Dave Campbell explain.

September 10, 2014

ExtremeBeam Announces M600 Fusion

ExtremeBeam has announced the release of its new M600 Fusion, the latest addition to its line of high-quality flashlights.

August 21, 2014

7 Must-Have Archery Upgrades

It's time for an archery upgrade. Here's the gear you need.

August 21, 2014

ALPS OutdoorZ Introduces First Women's Pack

ALPS OutdoorZ has announced the addition of its new Huntress Women's Pack to the company's 2014 line of camouflage hunting backpacks.

August 15, 2014

10 Camo Options for Under $60

Whether your goal is early-season whitetails, swamp ducks or simply to show your colors with pride around town, here are 10 affordable camouflage options that deserve your attention.

August 05, 2014

7 Inexpensive Binoculars for Hunters

For all their revealing brightness, binoculars are dark and mysterious things. Ron Spomer's going to make things easy for you: Here are seven binoculars that won't break the bank.

July 31, 2014

Quake Industries Stack-A-Rest

Dudley McGarity of BPI Outdoors shows off the new Quake Industries Stack-A-Rest.

July 16, 2014

Scouting Tools You Really Shouldn’t Have

Some of these scouting tools are prompting even Field Editor Frank Miniter to snoop on the neighbors.

July 16, 2014

ALPS OutdoorZ Introduces New Crossfire Pack

ALPS OutdoorZ has unveiled its new Crossfire Pack, the latest addition to the company's line of hunting gear.

July 16, 2014

Nikon Aculon

Nikon's Aculon is the lightest, most compact rangefinder that the company offers—and it's wicked fast, too. So how does this "portable performer" hold up in the field? J. Scott Olmsted decided to put it to the test.

June 27, 2014