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...
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Xtreme Hardcore Gear’s “Tru Level” Picatinny Rail

 Xtreme Hardcore Gear's "Tru Level" Picatinny Rail By Justin Crossley, Rokslide Assistant Editor With a quick online search, you will find quite a few companies making picatinny scope mount rails these...

In the Field: Nimrod Pack Systems

I bought my first external frame backpack, a Kelty, in 1991 as I prepared for a backpack hunt in Wyoming's Hoback country.  That old Kelty was the best I...

Puffy Jackets: Choosing the Best Insulating Layer for You

Puffy Jackets: Choosing the Best Insulating Layer for You by Scott Reekers From the highest peak in the mountain range I was looking down on two small, single-engine...

Cabela’s Alaskan Guide External Frame Backpack

Cabela's Alaskan Guide - External Frame Jared Bloomgren ("J-Rod")   As backcountry hunters we are always looking for the best way to get our animals out of the rough...
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Swarovski X5 3.5-18X50 Review

Swarovski X5 3.5-18x50 Scope Review Ryan Avery, Rokslide Co-Owner If you talk with long range hunters very much, you will inevitably end up debating which scope is the best....
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Accuracy 1st Development Group’s Whiz Wheel

Accuracy 1st Development Group's Whiz Wheel By Sam Millard, Long Range Editor The quality of tools available to the long range shooter has steadily increased over the last...

Black Diamond Icon 500 Headlamp Review

As backcountry hunters, we all strive to have a well-rounded gear list full of items that we know we can count on, everything from your spork down to your...
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Sitka Traverse Cold Weather Hoody

Sitka Traverse Cold Weather Hoody By Ross Russell, Rokslide Prostaff I'd like to think that after three-plus decades of elk hunting in the Northwest, my clothing system is...
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Kifaru Lost Park Parka Review

Kifaru Lost Park Parka Review By Brock Akers, Rokslide Moderator The insulation layer. An absolute vital part of any clothing system. When the temperature drops, this layer is...