OHand Picked Altitude Approved Productsur gear shop is full of items that we trust and test in real hunting situations. That being said, we still have our personal favorites. This category is dedicated to our favorite products in our gear shop! These products are exceptional, not always the most expensive, and we fully recommend them for your gear arsenal! Look for our gear reviews on our Altitude Approved products!

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  • SLIK Pro 624 CF Tripod

    Keep your setup exremely lightweight with the SLIK Pro 624 CF lightweight carbon fiber tripod. This tripod is perfect for the backcountry hunter who wants a stable, lightweight, and rugged glassing platform.  The SLIK PRO 624 CF Tripod is our choice for Spotting Scopes, Binoculars, and Cameras during our hunts.  (Tripod only, ball or pan head sold seperately).

    Features:

    • Expanded Height: 45.5 in.
    • Folded Height: 14.5 in.
    • Weight: 1.8 lbs.
    • Carbon Fiber Construction
    • Twist Lock Legs
    $249.99 $239.99
    $249.99 $239.99
    Rated 5.00 out of 5
  • MINI Water Filtration System

    You’ll be hard pressed to reach the 100,000 gallons of water this will filter. They dub it “A lifetime of water at hand.” The Sawyer MINI is our Go-To for backcountry hunts due to the sheer versatility and lightweight nature of this little filter.

    The MINI filter weighs only 2 ounces and is rated to 0.1 micron absolute. The MINI can be attached to a drinking pouch or bottle, inline from a hydration bladder, or direct to a hose to become a drinking straw from any water source. You can also rig this filter to be a gravity feed filter so when you’re sitting at camp, it’s making clean water for you to drink/use later.

     

    $24.95
    $24.95
  • Sawyer 1 Gallon Gravity System

    The 1 Gallon Gravity Water Filter System from Sawyer is one of the most versatile and lightweight water filter systems available and is perfect for backcountry hunting. At only 7 oz. total weight (empty) it combines the versatility of the Sawer MINI (Dual Threaded) with a gravity system that is easy to use and will fit in almost any pack.

    $39.99
    $39.99
  • Athlon Ares 15-45×65 ED Spotting Scope

    The Athlon Ares 15-45×65 ED Spotting Scope delivers a sturdy, lightweight, and premium optical experience at an unbelievable price and features Athlon’s Lifetime Warranty. This scope will surprise you with it’s clear image, low light performance, fit and finish, smooth functionality, and durability at a great price. This is a great spotter for your backcountry hunting excursions!

    Features:

    • Magnification: 15-45
    • Objective Lens Diameter: 65mm
    • FOV: 171-81 ft
    • Weight: 43.4 oz.
    • Dimensions: 9.5 x 3.5 in.
    • ED Glass
    • Advanced Multi Coated Lenses
    • Waterproof
    • Argon Purged
    • Lifetime Warranty
    $719.99 $599.99
    $719.99 $599.99
  • SLIK Sprint Mini II Tripod

    The SLIK SPRINT MINI II Tripod is a great affordable and lightweight tripod for your  mid to compact spotters, cameras, and binoculars for your next hunt!

    Features:

    • Aluminum Construction
    • Max Height: 43 in.
    • Folded Length: 13.8 in.
    • Max Load: 4.5 lbs
    • Clip/Lever Lock Legs
    • Rugger Foot
    • Weight: 1.7 lbs
    $89.99
    $89.99
  • SLIK Pro 634 CF Tripod

    Keep your setup exremely lightweight with the SLIK Pro 634 CF lightweight carbon fiber tripod. This tripod is perfect for the backcountry hunter who wants a stable, lightweight, and rugged glassing platform.  The SLIK PRO 634 CF Tripod is our choice for Spotting Scopes, Binoculars, and Cameras during our hunts.  (Tripod only, ball or pan head sold seperately).

    Features:

    • Expanded Height: 63 in.
    • Folded Height: 18 in.
    • Weight: 2.2 lbs.
    • Carbon Fiber Construction
    • Twist Lock Legs
    • 8 Layer Carbon Fiber Design
    • 40% lighter than Aluminum
    $269.99
    $269.99
  • Leica Trinovid 10×42 HD Binocular

    The Leica Trinovid 10×42 HD Binocular features a compact, rugged, and high performance binocular that is perfect for hunting western big game hunting. The Trinovid performs extremely well in low light testing, and is our top choice for 10×42 binoculars for under $1000. We’ve used the Trinovids for several seasons and they’ve performed flawlessly during our backcountry hunts.

    $999.99
    $999.99
  • Katadyn Hiker Pro

    The Katadyn Hiker Pro is a lightweight high output filter that is one of the best on the market for the backcountry hunter. At 1 liter/minute flow rate, you can quickly refill your water bottles or bladders and get back to camp or hunting quickly. At under 11 oz. the Katadyn Hiker Pro is a great way to treat your water while in the backcountry!

    $84.95
    $84.95
  • Big Agnes Copper Spur UL2

    The Big Agnes Copper Spur UL2 is the perfect lightweight hunting tent for the backcountry hunter. Combine the trusted quality and lightweight design of the Copper Spur with the additional space of the 2 person series, you’ll have room for you and your gear, or fit two hunters, with vestibule space(s) to keep your gear out of the weather too!

    The Copper Spur series from Big Agnes is a very solid and lightweight tent that is perfect for early to mid season backcountry hunting. The copper spur has been proven as a reliable and sturdy tent that can handle those quick moving high country storms, with enough room to stay comfortable if bad weather sets in for a few hours. The Copper Spur UL1 still comes in at just over 2 lbs, and can be pitched with just the poles, fly, and ground cover to save some weight on those early season trips.v

    $449.95
    $449.95
  • Hilleberg Enan

    Hilleberg is known for their strength and durability. The redesigned Enan (2016) now weighs only 2 lbs 10 oz! This 3 season tent will cover your bases for early to mid season backcountry hunts in the high country.

    Floor space (inside): 18.3 sq. ft
    Vestibule area: 8.6 sq. ft.
    Peak Height: 36 inches
    Length: 84 inches
    Width: 37 inches

    $635.00
    $635.00