Drymax Trail Running Socks – Review

Drymax-Trail-Running-SocksIf you’re like me, you may not have heard of Drymax before reading this review.

I am always looking for outdoor technologies, which are just a little different than the rest of the market. This is how I came upon Drymax. [Read more…]

Darn Tough Vermont Hiker 1/4 Sock Cushion – Review

Vermont Darn Tough Hiker 1/4 Sock CushionOne of my passions is bowhunting in the backcountry.

Being a flat lander, one of the best ways for me to get my legs and lungs prepared for the Rocky Mountains is trail running.

On one of my stints on the Appalachian Trail, I struck up a conversation with a couple at the Bears Den and we were discussing gear, adventures that we have been on and were planning to do. [Read more…]

HAWK introduces the new Traction SS Climbing Sticks

HAWK Traction SS Climbing SticksHAWK® introduces the new Traction SS™ climbing sticks- boot gripping confidence from the ground up.

Frankenmuth, MI— August 11, 2015 — HAWK®, industry leader in innovative, hunter driven treestand design and accessories, introduces their new Traction SS™ climbing sticks. Featuring boot grabbing traction steps and 32″ in length, the Traction SS™ sticks are a great value in a premium climbing stick. Rock-solid steel sticks weigh 4.6 pounds, and comes standard with the company’s exclusive overmolded tree strap hooks and a heavy duty webbed nylon strap for quick, quiet climbing and decent. Each Traction SS™ step has raised teeth to bite into the hunter’s boot in any weather condition. With the Traction SS™ climbing sticks, climb with confidence in mud, snow, ice, and whatever else Mother Nature has to offer. [Read more…]

Vermont’s Moose Hunt Auction Closes Aug. 13

Vermont Moose Vermont’s auction for five moose hunting permits is open until 4:30 p.m. August 13.  Bids will be opened and winners notified on August 14.

Auction winners will hunt in one of several wildlife management units (WMUs) open to moose hunting and choose to hunt during the October 1-7 archery season, or in the October 17-22 regular season.

Additional information about the auction is on the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department’s website by clicking here…

Moose permit bid packets can be obtained by calling Fish & Wildlife at 802-828-1190.

Proceeds from the moose hunting permit auction help fund Vermont Fish & Wildlife educational programs.

“Randy Newberg Unfiltered” Podcast: How Do Hunters Protect Their Heritage; Plus Who is Responsible for Youth Hunters

Randy Newberg Unfiltered PodcastExpect the Unexpected from Newberg as He Takes a Deeper Dive on Hot Topics Facing Hunters Today

BOZEMAN, MT– On the latest episode of (http://RandyNewberg.com) Randy Newberg Unfiltered radio show, host Randy Newberg, along with producers Dan Doty and Janis Putelis, answer listener questions from the HuntTalk forum where nothing is off limits. Plus, this week’s guests are David Brinker and Jeff Sposito of Sitka Gear. [Read more…]

South Dakota Antelope Season Deadline Approaching

South Dakota AntelopeThe application deadline for the 2015 Prairie Antelope and Custer State Park Antelope is quickly approaching.

The paper application deadline for the Prairie Antelope and Custer State Park Antelope Seasons is August 14 and online applications must be submitted by 8 a.m. CDT, August 19.

There is no deadline for the unlimited Archery Antelope Season.

To apply for these seasons electronically, click here.

RMEF – Virginia Special Interest State License Plate Initiative

RMEF - Virginia Special Interest State License Plate InitiativeWe need your help to make our dream of a Virginia license plate a reality! [Read more…]

Hylete Icon Lightweight Knee High Sock – Review

Hylete Icon Lightweight Knee High SockI’m always looking for quality stuff and looking for that “something” to give me that little extra!

So, what are compression socks? You ask…

Compression socks are specially designed, made from specialized elastic material, which increases blood circulation.

Some believe that compression socks improve their performance by increasing blood circulation in your legs. This increase in circulation improves your recovery time, which leads to better performance.

The Hylete Icon Lightweight Knee High Socks felt weird at first, as the material and thickness is reminiscent of dress sock. The sock is very comfortable and didn’t slip inside my shoes at all. I have worn the socks in Salomon, Newton, Icebug and Reebok All- Terrain shoes. [Read more…]

Virginia School Places 1st at NASP World Tournament

Virginia School Places 1st at NASP World TournamentAn archery team from Virginia’s Ronald Reagan Middle School in Prince William County beat teams from Canada, the United Kingdom, Namibia, South Africa, and the United States to win the 3D Archery Challenge at the National Archery in the Schools Program (NASP) World Tournament held in Nashville, Tennessee, on Saturday. [Read more…]

Trophy Coues Deer Hunt – WTA HUNTS

 TROPHY COUES DEER HUNT (Chihuahua, Mexico – 2016)

Trophy Coues Deer Hunt – WTA

Now is your opportunity to hunt the eastern slope of the Sierra Madre’s, in Chihuahua! This is an untapped area that is loaded with giant Coues deer, and an experience like you’ve never had before! We have hunted this area several times, and it is by far one of the best areas for trophy Coues deer that we have hunted to date! [Read more…]