You Are Nothing In GORE OPTIFADE

I have been using the GORE OPTIFADE Concealment patterns for a few years now. By now most of you have seen or at least have heard of Ortifade. There are 3 GORE OPTIFADE Concealment patters as you read this. There is the OPTIFADE Open Country, OPTIFADE Forest and OPTIFADE Marsh which will be released in or around June. On this article we will primarily focus on the OPTIFADE Forest pattern, which was designed specifically for treestand hunters. But, if you are interested in the OPTIFADE Marsh pattern, you get more information here. [Read more…]

Sitka Introduces High Performance Cloudburst Apparel Series

Sitka Gear Cloudburst JacketNAPA, CA. Sitka Gear, the industry leader in performance hunting gear, is excited to introduce the Cloudburst series jacket and pant, which is a premium designed outfit that provide mountain hunters peace of mind with a fully featured force field against the unrelenting elements. The Cloudburst series is an example of Sitka Gear’s ingenuity to manufacture performance apparel that outdoor enthusiasts demand.

Hunters can safely stuff their gear in the Cloudburst jacket’s watertight pockets for safekeeping during even the most torrential conditions. The jacket also features an optional hood that will hide as well as a revolutionary built-in air vent to air out pits with a quick zip. GORE™ OPTIFADE™ Concealment Open Country pattern rounds out this phenomenal piece of gear, which was designed with no details to spare. [Read more…]

Sitka Gear Drops the Dew Point on Big Game

Bozeman, MT.- Sitka Gear, the industry leader in performance hunting gear, introduces the Dew Point Jacket and Pant featuring the Gore™ Optifade™ Concealment Open Country pattern. This light-weight and extremely packable rain solution will have the back country gear head making space for the Dew Point.

A key design feature on the Dew Point is that it is built with 2-way stretch GORE-TEX® fabric and a minimalistic mentality that will have every bivy hunter making the Dew Point part of their arsenal. An open mesh pocket on the Jacket doubles as a stuff packet, allowing a hunter to have key items right at their finger tips. [Read more…]

The ATA Headspin

ATA 2012

Well, it’s been a few crazy weeks since the ATA (Archery Trade Association) Show. It was really great to place a face with a name, make the handshake with world famous outdoorsman and outdoorswomen like Jason Matzinger (Into High County), Tim Burnett (Solo Hunter TV), and Chris Denham (Western Hunter & Elk Hunter Magazines), Tracy Breen (man, myth, legend!), Mark Seacat (Seacat Creative), Jeff Simpson (Fencepost Films), Collin Cottrell (C3 Engage), Dan Staton (Train to Hunt), The BowCast Crew (next time I will pick the lunch location!), Tim Endsley (Bad Medicine Archery), Douglas Gilmer (Backcountry Chaplain), Trevon Stolzfus (Outback Outdoors), to name a few! (Is this considered name dropping?!) [Read more…]

Sitka Scrambler For Kids

Sitka Gear Youth Scrambler Jacket Optifade ForestSitka’s Scrambler Series Brings A Youthful Look Into Performance Hunting Gear

Sitka Gear Now Offers Superior Hunting Clothing For Junior Hunters

NAPA, CA. Sitka Gear, the industry leader in performance hunting gear, is proud to unveil the Scrambler series jacket and pant, a premium performance set designed specifically for your favorite young hunter.  The Scrambler series is a testament of Sitka’s overall passion and commitment for the next generation of outdoor enthusiasts.

The Scrambler jacket’s light insulation will ward off the tykes chill in early mornings and late evenings, yet provide maximum breathability throughout the day. With articulated elbows, a micro-fleece lining, and a functional chest pocket, ther’s nothing Sitka left to chance for youngsters. [Read more…]

Sitka Gear Goes Fanatical

Sitka Gear Fanatic with Primaloft 1An Abundance of Features Make the Fanatic the Flagship Piece for Whitetail Hunters

NAPA, CA. Sitka Gear, the industry leader in performance hunting gear, introduces the Fanatic Jacket, Vest and Bibs featuring the Optifade Forest concealment pattern.  This marquee product offering has been specifically and scientifically designed for the hardcore whitetail hunter.

A key design feature on the Fanatic Jacket is its diagonal zipper design, which allows for a kangaroo pocket for hunters to keep their hands warm and ready for that next shot.  This feature also places the zipper on the hunter’s shoulder and not in front of their chin.

The NEW Fanatic Vest takes the versatility of the Fanatic series to the next level.  As the temperatures rise and the Fanatic Jacket layer is removed, the Vest allows for the hunter to still have all of the unique features that they are familiar with on the Fanatic Jacket.  By being able to remain comfortable in the conditions at hand, yet having the high end features the Fanatic series keeps the hunter in the tree longer, increasing their chances of success. [Read more…]

Sitka Gear Drops the Dew Point

Looking To Pack Light and Stay Dry The Dew Point Is For You

NAPA, CA. Sitka Gear, the industry leader in performance hunting gear, introduces the Dew Point Jacket and Pant featuring the Gore Optifade Concealment Open Country pattern.  This light-weight and extremely packable rain solution will have the back country gear head making space for the Dew Point.

A key design feature on the Dew Point is that it is built with 2-way stretch GORE-TEX fabric and a minimalistic mentality that will have every bivy hunter making the Dew Point part of their arsenal.  An open mesh pocket on the Jacket doubles as a stuff packet, allowing a hunter to have key items right at their finger tips. [Read more…]

Sitka Thunders With Their Cloudburst

 

Sitka Gear Cloudburst JacketSitka Gear Provides Thunderstorm-Fearing Mountain Hunters Peace Of Mind

NAPA, CA. Sitka Gear, the industry leader in performance hunting gear, is excited to introduce the Cloudburst series jacket and pant, which is a premium designed outfit that provide mountain hunters peace of mind with a fully featured force field against the unrelenting elements. The Cloudburst series is an example of Sitka Gear’s ingenuity to manufacture performance apparel that outdoor enthusiasts demand. [Read more…]

Sitka Gear Unveils Delta Wading Jacket

Sitka Gear Delta Wading Jacket

Abundance of Key Features Make the Delta Wading Jacket One of the Most Progressive Waterfowl Products On the Market

NAPA, CA. Sitka Gear, the industry leader in performance hunting gear, introduces the Delta Wading Jacket, a premium system designed with the most demanding waterfowler in mind. This marquee product has been scientifically designed and tested for hunters that desire both maximum comfort and functionality.

The new line of performance waterfowl gear from Sitka Gear utilizes the all new GORE OPTIFADE Concealment Marsh Pattern. Whether you’re traversing a marshland tulle maze or navigating the willows along a river, the Delta Wading Jacket keeps your pockets out of the water, and keeps you comfortably engaged. In addition, the jacket is built with GORE-TEX fabric that is an innovative solution for durable waterproof, breathable protection. The Delta Wading Jacket is extremely lightweight and carefully articulated to move with you as well as conveniently stuff into your daypack or gear bag. [Read more…]

Sitka Gear Heats Up With Its Duck Oven

Sitka Gear Duck Oven Jacket

Create the Ultimate Seal of Warmth and Dryness between Your Jacket and Waders

NAPA, CA. Sitka Gear, the industry leader in performance hunting gear, introduces the Duck Oven Jacket, which is another one of the premium items that makes up its new Waterfowl System.  With Traverse fabric on the bottom third, it makes tucking in to your waders seamless and non-restricting, allowing for maximum performance on your next hunt.

The new line of performance waterfowl gear from Sitka Gear utilizes the all new GORE OPTIFADE Concealment Marsh Pattern.  By uniting the wind protection of WINDSTOPPER fabric and the lightweight insulating qualities of Primaloft, the Duck Oven Jacket creates the ultimate jacket that provides warmth and protection from the harsh late season winds. [Read more…]