Archives for November 2011

Hunters for the Hungry Need Venison

HUNTERS FOR THE HUNGRY IN NEED OF VENISON – Even a package or two would make a difference this year!

Hunters for the Hungry is seeing first hand the impact of this devastating economy. Program director, Laura Newell-Furniss reports that donations of venison are down by 40% through this summer’s damage permits and the bowhunting season. 111,000 pounds of meat have been donated and distributed compared to 185,000 pounds as of this time last year. She attributes this shortfall to the pressures all of us are feeling with the current state of the economy and the length of time this decline is continuing. Many people are keeping more deer for their own families or they know people personally who are asking them to give them a deer. [Read more…]

GORE OPTIFADE Concelament Marsh Pattern

W.L. GORE Associates

Elkton, MD  W.L. Gore & Associates, a leading manufacturer of advanced technology products including GORE-TEX branded products, today announced that it has developed GORE OPTIFADE Concealment Marsh Pattern.  The pattern is the third science-based GORE OPTIFADE pattern, and the first to be optimized for hunting waterfowl.  The pattern is available on gear from Beretta and Sitka, which will debut at the January, 2012 SHOT Show in Las Vegas.  Gear will be available at retail for consumers in the summer of 2012.

Our aim is to create the most scientifically advanced technologies to help hunters maximize their performance in the field and improve the outcome of their hunt, commented David Dillon, Hunting Category Leader at W.L.Gore & Associates. GORE OPTIFADE is the only concealment technology based on the science of animal vision, engagement distance and angles of attack.  We are thrilled to now offer that technology to another group of dedicated hunters the millions who hunt waterfowl.  [Read more…]

Control Your Hunting Property Like a Whitetail Freak

Property Manager Aerial View

Team Hunt Geek helps hunters use their iPhone & iPod to seize control of their deer hunting domain like never before.

The Property Manager app is GPS-based, will mark treestand locations, trail cams, scrapes and other points of interested to assist you in the whitetail woods.

Property Manager calculates your food plot and property acreages – and even offers a handy “go-to” function to help aid you in finding your treestand in the dark. [Read more…]

Time to Apply for Dall Sheep in Alaska

Alaska Dall Sheep - Outdoors International

Now is the time to apply for the Alaska Dall Sheep Draw.

With the decline of quality Alaska Dall sheep hunting for trophy rams in most general season areas in Alaska, the Outfitter that Outdoors International works with is strictly focusing on the draw areas of the famed Chugach Mountains & the TOK Management Area. Both non-residents & residents alike must draw a sheep tag to hunt these areas. Learn more here:

The application period runs November 1st – December 31st for this hunt, and we handle all the paperwork. There is no doubt that this is your best bet for harvesting a trophy ram that could possibly break the magic 170″ mark.

Let Outdoors International know if you would like to apply. They will do all the paperwork for you. Remember, time is of the essence. If you are interested, get back to them as soon as possible.
                       Outdoors International
(208) 867-6675