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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...
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MSR Reactor Stove

MSR Reactor Stove By Matt Wymer, Rokslide Prostaff I have used a few different stoves over the years, and never really found the perfect one for two person...
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Basic Medical Kits for the Backcountry Hunter

Basic Medical Kits for the Backcountry Hunter by Todd Kelly, EMR Firefighter Being a first responder for the last 13 years has allowed me to see and deal...

Midland Radio GXT1050VP4 Review

Communication between members of a group hunting an area can be important to success and safety.  Picking the right radio for a hunt is no different than selecting the...

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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Yeti Roadie 20 Review

Yeti Roadie 20 Review by Travis Bertrand After that long hike back to the truck, nothing is more satisfying than reaching into the cooler and grabbing that ice...

Black Diamond Carbon Distance FLZ Z-Poles Review

Black Diamond Carbon Distance FLZ Z-Poles By Brock Akers, Rokslide Prostaff If you have been in the backpacking game for some time, you are likely no stranger to how big of...
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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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Review: The Really BIG Cooler Showdown

Review: The Really BIG Cooler ShowdownBy Travis Bertrand, Rokslide Moderator It's that time of the year again where you are dusting off your hunting equipment and preparing for...

2018 Rokslide Cooler Showdown

By Travis Bertrand, Rokslide Prostaff Over the years, my infatuation with roto-molded coolers has grown deeper, and my quest for finding the best leads to yet another Rokslide cooler showdown...

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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...

“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...

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...

onX Hunt Review

By Les Welch, Rokslide Prostaff Don’t leave home without it. No, I’m not talking about your American Express card, I’m talking about your onX Hunt system....
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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...

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...