Tipi's are an awesome backcountry shelter options because they're lightweight, have a ton of head room, lots of floor space for hunters and gear, and work very well with a stove during late season hunts. Many hunters are using a tipi because of it's versatility. Like most quality gear items, a quality tent or tipi can be pretty expensive. Altitude staff member,
The Perfect Satellite Communication Device for the High Country Hunter Last winter, my wife and I found out that we were expecting another child in October 2016. Some might say that this was terrible timing, but we were beyond excited with the news! I quickly realized that my fall may be a little different from years past. With the baby coming close
Sitka Gear has long offered technical clothing and concealment patterns that lead the industry. Their products have changed our thoughts about hunting clothing. Today, our partners at Sitka Gear announced a couple of exciting new offerings. The first is a line made specifically for women. This is something many of our readers have been interested in. To learn more about
Hunters can be some of the hardest people to shop for, because many of us have enough hunting gear to do what we want to do, and our lists become very specific, or expensive. However, there are a few products out there, that are useful for almost every big game hunter in the west. Here's a few of our top
Anyone that has spent more than a few days in the high country has been there. Eating freeze dried meals for days on end tends to make something seem a little off and not quite right. A quick glance at the nutritional panel on most of these meals, and it quickly becomes apparent as to the reason why. I do
Billy makes the jump into top end hunting clothing with 5 pieces from Sitka Gear: The Jetstream Jacket, Kelvin Lite Hoody, Core Heavyweight Bottoms, Mountain Pant, and Core Lightweight Hoody. After a full season of relying on this system, he shares his experience using Sitka Gear in Wyoming's high country.
When we looked into brands of tents to carry in our online store. Hilleberg was the first to come up. Hilleberg makes some of the best tents in the world, and with quality gear, cost is typically associated. That being said, I like to buy quality once, and find that I typically pay less in the long run. In the
The new Trinovid 10x42 binocular offered by Leica comes in at a price point ($999) that isn't as familiar for Leica. Outsourcing production to Portugal has allowed Leica to produce and compete in a mid optic price point. I have used the Trinovid 10x42 over the past 3 months and thought I'd put together my thoughts on the optic. Additionally