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Backcountry Hunting Gear List – by Justin Nelson

Backcountry Hunting Gear List

When it comes to the backcountry, having a simple yet…



This binocular tripod adapter is sleek, lightweight and durable. It’s perfect for hunters who are running the Swarovski EL 10×42 or Swarovski SLC 10×42. And who want to use their premium glass on a…

Sirui VA-5 Video Head

Sirui VA-5 Fluid Head Video Review

The Sirui VA-5 is simply the best pan head on the market for hunters. In this review, Justin gives us an indepth look at our favorite backcountry approved video head. You can get this head on its own and…

Pro Hunter HD Wing Truss

Black Gold Pro Hunter HD

The new Black Gold Pro Hunter HD Sight has us very excited..Why? It’s simple, pin point accuracy.


As with most skills that take time and patience to acquire, backcountry archery hunting, requires confidence.  Confidence in your gear is…

EL Range TA with Forehead rest

Swarovski EL Range TA -First Look


Here’s a situation that we’ve all been in. You turn up a buck bedded across the canyon. You spend all morning getting over to him, but when you get close you’re not sure which…

Swarovski NL Pure Review

Alaska Dall Sheep Hunt

A solid NL Pure binoculars review requires some time in the field glassing in real world hunting conditions. And I recently got the chance to…

Black Gold Bow Sight Pin Installation with green sight ring Photochromatic shell and 3 pins

How To Add or Remove Pins from a Black Gold Sight

Want to make your 3 pin a 5 pin or move your red pin to the top?  This video gives you step by step instructions on how to add or remove pins from a black gold sight.  You can also…

Slik 624 Pro CF Carbon Fiber Tripod with mountains in background

Slik 624 Pro CF Tripod

The Slik 624 Pro Carbon Fiber Tripod is our favorite backcountry tripod.  It’s compact size and stability make it ideal for all of your backcountry adventures!  You should also check out the Slik 634 Tripod here.

Tightspot Tree Stand Bracket Quiver Accessory

Tightspot Tree Stand Bracket

The Tightspot Tree Stand Bracket is an essential accessory for treestand hunters.  With this bracket you can attach your quiver to the tree while you are in the stand!  You also may want to check out the …

Tightspot Quivers Secondary Gripper Quiver Accessory

Tightspot Secondary Gripper

The Tightspot Secondary Gripper adds an extra attachment point for your arrows.  This quiver accessory is especially useful if you are shooting expandable broadheads!  You may also want to check out the Tightspot Tree Stand Bracket here.

Swarovski EL 10x42 in Swarovski UTA Universal Tripod Adapter on Tripod

Swarovski UTA Universal Tripod Adapter

The Swarovski UTA Universal Tripod Adapter easily mounts most binoculars to your tripod.  For threaded binoculars try the Swarovski TA-SLC!

Spider Archery Products Stabilizer Quick Disconnect Accessory

Spider Archery Quick Disconnect

The Spider Archery Quick Disconnect makes putting on and taking off your stabilizer a breeze.  It takes just minutes to install and seconds to use.  Check out our favorite stabilizers here!

Slik 634 pro carbon fiber tripod on Multicam Exo Mountain Gear 3200 backpack

Slik 634 Pro Carbon Fiber Tripod

The Slik 634 Pro Carbon Fiber Tripod is one of our absolute favorite backcountry tripods.  It is stable, lightweight, and tall enough to glass from in any position.  This tripod can do it all.  For tips on how…

Swarovski TAs-SLC Binocular Adapter

Swarovski TAs-SLC Binocular Adapter

The Swarovski TAs-SLC is the best binocular adapter on the market. It features an Arca-Swiss base, collet tensioning system and is super quick to attach.   If you are looking for a less expensive adapter check out the…

Vortex Binocular Adapter

Vortex Binocular Adapter

The Vortex Binocular Adapter is an inexpensive way to try glassing off a tripod.  It is very easy to use because it utilizes a simple screw in mechanism for mounting to your binoculars.  The base is also threaded to…

Carter Enterprises Like Mike Index Finger Archery Release

Carter Like Mike Archery Release

If you have ever struggled with target Panic, the Carter Like Mike may be your solution! This index finger style archery release features a dual sear system that allows it to fire with virtually ZERO trigger travel. If…

Blue Carter Wise Choice 3 finger handheld archery release

Carter Wise Choice Release

The Wise Choice from Carter Enterprises is one of the most popular handheld archery releases on the market.  Fantastic ergonomics, both 3 and 4 finger models, and a highly adjustable thumb activated trigger make this an instant favorite. …

Carter Rx1 index finger Archery Release Index

Carter Rx1 Archery Release

The Carter Rx1 index release is highly adjustable and is equally at home on the 3d course as it is in the woods.  They are extremely reliable because Carter Releases are made right here in Idaho.   If you…

Spot Hogg Wiseguy Archery Release Aid

Spot Hogg Wiseguy Release

Made wildly popular by Cameron Hanes, the Wiseguy has been a standard in the Spot Hogg Line-up for years.  If you are looking for an archery release that is simple and reliable, the Wiseguy is a fantastic…

Use Your Quiver to Balance your Bow

Find balance.  Seems like a pretty vague goal but in archery there are dozens of products aimed at helping you do just that.  Finding the perfect combination of stabilizers, weights, offsets, and angles so that your bow sits…