Mystery Ranch’s Updated NICE Metcalf, by Matt Cashell

If you're a hard-core backpack hunter, you've heard of Mystery Ranch.  If you haven't, it's time.  Based out of Bozeman, Montana, Mystery Ranch is one of the leading backpack...

Tripods: Outdoorsmans Standard vs. SLIK 624

Once carbon fiber tripods became widely available at least a decade ago, I dropped my aluminum tripods like hot rocks and made the switch.  I was saving more than...
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Review: Novagrade Ranger App

Review: Novagrade Ranger App By Les Welch, Rokslide Staff This past April, I purchased the Novagrade Ranger App for my iPhone. I'd never used any digiscoping adapters or apps,...

Meopta Meopro 3-9X42 BDC Riflescope

Meopta Meopro 3-9X42 BDC Riflescopeby Matt Cashell In my last article I went over the excellent top-shelf S2 HD 82mm spotter from Meopta. When I received the spotter for evaluation,...

Nikon Monarch M5 3-12x42SF Riflescope Review

Earlier this year I was looking for a lightweight, mid-range riflescope when the Nikon Monarch M5 3-12x42SF caught my eye. By mid-range I mean distances I can correct for...

Sig Sauer Whiskey 5 Riflescope Review

Sig Sauer Whiskey 5 Riflescope Review By Justin Crossley, Rokslide Assistant Editor As a rifle hunter and long-range shooter, I know a quality scope is as important as the rifle it’s...

First Lite Corrugate Guide Pants

 First Lite Corrugate Guide PantsBy Sam MillardAs modern hunters, we expect a lot from our gear; packs, shelters, weapons, and especially clothing, are all under constant scrutiny, and why...

Tight Spot Rise Review

With only a few weeks of the season left I received a 5-arrow Tight Spot Rise, from Rokslide sponsor S&S Archery. It had just hit the market. I was swamped with other...
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Seek Outside 8-Man Tipi/Stove Combo

Seek Outside 8-Man Tipi/Stove Combo By Robby Denning, Rokslide Staff You might see me on this site and in some magazine articles hunting from some pretty big tents....

First Lite Traverse Gaiter 2.0 Review

Back in 2019, I was on a search for new gaiters.  I’d worn out my my old Sportsman’s Warehouse fleece/membrane gaiters.  These had gone 10 seasons, but they were...