Adventure

Backcountry Sleep System

By Connor Gabbott Next to nutrition, I rank sleep as one of the most important factors in maintaining mental and physical strength while hunting in the backcountry. The biggest challenge facing a good night...

Physically Preparing For Backcountry Hunting

By: Josh Kirchner As I loaded up my backpack at the truck, anticipation rushed through me like a strong spring run off. It would be my first time backpacking into an area to hunt and sleeping miles from the...

Update: The Injury

By Lora Gene Young I keep replaying the moments in my head. It feels like the scenario lasted an eternity, but it all happened in less than a minute. The crash of the rock as it started its descent. Seeing ...

Camera Pack Dump

By: Jason Matzinger Over the years of hunting and filming out West, I have received a lot of questions about my pack set up in particular. What camera equipment do I use, what tripods work well for packing,...

Top Takeaways from a Haida Gwaii Blacktail Hunt

By Connor Gabbott Haida Gwaii is an archipelago of over 150 islands off the north coast of British Columbia and they are home to a thriving Sitka blacktail deer population. The Sitka Blacktail deer and a ha...

Field Dressing

By Connor Gabbott The keys to great wild game table fare starts in the field. It begins the moment you lay your hands on your kill for the first time and requires management all the way to the table. Do it ...

The Injury

By Lora Gene Young The Alaskan wilderness, vast and beautiful, desolate and magnificent. Towering peaks enshrouded in mists, cloudy teal rivers surging through valleys below, iridescent mountain lakes dotti...

Introducing: Kirstie Ennis

I was hurt in Afghanistan on my second deployment while serving as a helicopter door gunner in the United States Marine Corps. My injuries included a left leg above knee amputation, a traumatic brain injury, a...

Introducing: Krista Magnussen

As far back as I can remember, I have been drawn to the outdoors. From surfing to summits, every element fulfills my heart in a way that nothing else does. My adventures have made me a better wife, mother, dau...

Josh’s First Archery Coues Deer

Josh's First Archery Coues Deer \When the month of August rolls around, I have one thing on my mind when it comes to hunting.  For those that know me, you know that the answer to that is bears.   ...