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Backcountry Water Treatment

Backcountry Water Treatment By Rokslide Staff Any serious outdoorsman knows how important it is to either filter, or use some form of chemical treatment, to all water gathered from...
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Pack a Raft to Expand Your Options

Pack a Raft to Expand Your Options Luke Moffat Alaska’s road system is very limited. Therefore, accessing much of the state is relegated to those with alternate modes of...
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Trekking Poles – Black Diamond Z-Poles

Black Diamond’s Z-Pole Trekking Poles Ross Russell – Rokslide Pro-Staff   Like most hard core western hunters, I am always looking for ways to shave ounces, become...
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East to West: Planning Your First Backpack Hunt

East to West Part I: Preparing for Your First Western Hunt Part I: Picking the Right Gear By Tye Abell, Rokslide Member As an Eastern hunter living in...
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Backcountry Gear Selection – What to Pack

Backcountry Gear Selection – What to Pack Aron Snyder So it’s that time of year again and the emails, PM’s and phone calls about packing lists are rolling...
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Backcountry Food

Backcountry Food   by Rokslide Staff   Heading over to the local grocery store or 7-Eleven won't be an option on a backpack hunt and the saying, "what you've...
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East to West Part II: Preparation Hunts

East to West Part II: Preparation Hunts By Tye Abell, Rokslide Member In Part I of this series, Planning Your First Western Hunt, I discussed the best method...

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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...

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...

Choose your glass wisely

I field more than a few questions about optic choice, so I thought I'd dedicate a post to the what & when of how...
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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...
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The “Trick-Pin” System

The Trick-Pin System – Quit Your Range-Finder Habit Darin Cooper - Rokslide Senior Editor This may be the coolest damn thing you never knew...
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Idaho OTC Elk, Part I

Idaho OTC Elk, Part I By Ron Wright, Rokslide Member There is an increasing interest in DIY elk hunting in Idaho. With the...