No Service? No Problem!

No Service?  No Problem! By Chas Carmichael, Guest Contributor My family worries about me being out alone when hunting - anything can happen from physical injury to a mechanical breakdown.  My...

Review: Electronic Earplugs

Electronic Earplugs…a lightweight alternative to foam plugs or ear muffs By Larry Schwartz, Guest Contributor It took a few minutes, but my breathing was finally starting to return to its normal...
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FoodSaver GameSaver Deluxe 

FoodSaver GameSaver Deluxe    by Becca Moffat   Many of our friends have big, commercial sized vacuum sealers at home. Although they seemed handy, I was always reluctant to...

Havalon Knives

Havalon Knives  By Aron Snyder Anytime you start looking at lightweight gear you can pretty much count on dropping $100 for every ounce saved, but with a Havalon knife,...

Review: Stealth Cam Wireless GXW Trail Camera

Review: Stealth Cam's Wireless GXW Trail Camera By Robby Denning, Rokslide Editor While the term "game changer" has become a cliche, I still can't help myself in applying it to trail...

Rok Hard Soft Sided Cooler Showdown

Rok Hard Soft Sided Cooler Showdown The Softer, Gentler Cooler Shootout, by Travis Bertrand Soft sided coolers have been gaining popularity over the past couple years and for good reason; they...
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Review: Siberian Alpha 85 Cooler

Review: Siberian Alpha 85 Cooler By Josh Boyd, Rokslide Contributer For some reason high end coolers can be a hot topic in online forums. It seems like people either...
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Cooking Systems

Cooking Systems By Les Welch Choosing a cooking system for the backcountry; boils down to 3 things for me. 1) Reliability, it needs to be tough. It...

The “Big” Cooler Showdown

The "Big" Cooler Showdown By Travis Bertrand, Rokslide Moderator Anyone who has spent anytime with me knows I have an obsession with quality coolers. I often get asked,...
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Rokslide Kill Kit

Rokslide Kill Kit by Robby Denning, Rokslide Staff In 2012, Rokslide released a backcountry Kill Kit. The Kill Kit was the brain child of Aron Snyder and had...

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“I want a big buck, where should I apply?”

The calendar tells me that this is likely the number one question on buck hunters' minds right now.  The days are becoming dim when...

Kuiu Icon

KUIU ICON By Aron Snyder 5lbs 12oz’s (6000) 4lbs 9 oz's (3000) It seems that the design intent for the Icon was simple… bring...

One or Both Eyes Open

One or Both Eyes Open By Guest Contributor, Jimmy Tippetts (Slim Jim) When shooting a compound bow, do you use one or both eyes? This topic...
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Clothing Systems

Clothing Systems   by Luke & Becca Moffat   When it comes to finding clothing for the backpack hunter, there has never been a...

Kifaru Fulcrum Review

Kifaru Fulcrum Review by William Hanson I've been a dyed-in-the-wool Kifaru fan for a few years now and the past year and a half or so...

From Complacent to Capable, Striving for Competent

From Complacent to Capable, Striving for Competent By Chas Carmichael How many threads here at Rokslide start with “What pack/frame should I get?”, “First time out...