Archive for gear

Stuff You Want: Gearing Up in the Off Season

With most hunting season's at an end for the year, the time to start saving for new gear is now. Here is what you'll want to check out when gearing up during the off season, straight from the pages of American Hunter.

February 04, 2014

BLACKHAWK! Under the Radar Bags and Pouches

It's no secret that the same things that make our electronics valuable to us also have a habit of making them quite appealing to would-be thieves. Worse, modern criminals are growing increasingly tech-savvy. To help combat such threats, BLACKHAWK! has released a nifty line of products that are designed to make your electronics both harder to find and harder to access remotely.

January 08, 2014

Is the LifeProof iPhone Case Really “Lifeproof?"

LifeProof advertises its iPhone as “waterproof, shockproof, snowproof, and dirtproof." Keith Wood decided to test each of those claims. Read on to see how his case—and, as such, his cell phone—fared over the course of a year.

January 07, 2014

Gatorskins Releases New Zip Front Shirt

Made entirely in the United States, Gatorskins' new Zip Front shirt retains all the features that have made the brand so successful in the past.

December 17, 2013

Gorilla Gear Introduces G-TAC Ghost Safety Harness

Designed to offer hunters the freedom to hunt safely and comfortably, the Gorilla Gear's new G-TAC Ghost is meant to enable hunters to hunt without the restrictions sometimes imposed by other harnesses.

December 17, 2013

A Puppy Shower Wish List

Raising a gundog puppy is, in at least a few ways, similar to raising a newborn child. As Kyle Wintersteen notes, maybe it's time for hunters start borrowing a few well-known, baby-related traditions.

December 03, 2013

Champion Target Folding Shooting Sticks

Shooting sticks can make life afield much easier—but carrying them around with you can make for a chore. A folding set, like the one offered by Champion Target, creates no such problem.

December 03, 2013

Taking Your Gun to Canada

Many hunters view Canada's vast landscape as something of a paradise. But you can't hunt the Great White North without a firearm or two in tow. Crossing the border with your favorite rifle or shotgun is very doable, but it's going to take a little paperwork. Here's what you need to do.

November 04, 2013

Return of the Red Label

Ruger recently announced the return of its Red Label shotgun, and Sheriff Jim Wilson was one of the first people to have the opportunity for a hands-on evaluation.

October 30, 2013

Timber Hawk Releases Rut Buster Pack

Timber Hawk has released its latest pack, this one with late season hunting in mind.

October 28, 2013

No More Cold Feet

While he once considered himself incredibly tough for rarely suffering the cold and achy feet like most hunters, times have changed. Recently, Dave Campbell has joined the ranks of the sore-footed. Read more to learn his cure.

October 17, 2013

Gear for Deer

Here's the latest deer gear you'll want to check out for hunting season direct from the pages of American Hunter magazine.

October 14, 2013

October Gear: Stuff You Want

Some muzzleloading enthusiasts emulate Jeremiah Johnson, while others hit the woods looking more like George Jetson. Regardless, here are a few items that'll make a buck resemble Steak Diane.

October 09, 2013

Barnett Releases Recruit Crossbow

Barnett's new Recruit crossbow is designed exclusively with younger and smaller-framed hunters in mind.

August 01, 2013

Grizzly Releases New Coolers in Realtree Camo

Grizzly Coolers has released a line of products that feature a variety of Realtree camouflage patterns.

July 17, 2013