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Got Harses? Long Line Training Horses

When I started the Rok Blog back in 2013, I created a subcategory titled "Got Harses?" (see where that name came from here).  It's where I post what I've...

Idaho: Interview with Mule Deer Expert Toby Boudreau

Idaho's draw hunt deadline is June 5th.  As that date approaches, I wanted to give Roksliders an overview of mule deer hunting in Idaho, both OTC seasons and draw...
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Backcountry Mule Deer Hunt: Day 6

Most hunts are weather dependent in one way or another.  I've killed several of my biggest mountain bucks when the weather was at its worst.  While I've still put...
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Backcountry Rifle Mule Deer Hunt: Day 6

Sorry so late today- editing software woes. Jodi and I operate a private-land, fair-chase outfitting business, WeScout4u Inc. I've been guiding hunters since 2000.  Our bread-n-butter is the rifle elk...

Hard Winter—Spring Update (and podcasts!)

Back in January, I wrote about the current winter's impact to mule deer across the West here Bad Winter? Now What? I've also done a few podcasts with Avery...
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Hash Marks or Turrets? A Mule Deer Hunter’s Perspective

Before rangefinders came along in the late '90s, most mule deer hunters were banking their long range shots on the power of the gun to produce a flat trajectory....
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Huntin’ The Pockets- Day 13-16

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A Season of Hunting Big Mule Deer, Part V

The OTC units in much of Idaho open October 10th.  I was up and gone before the sun on the morning of the ninth. Some recent storms had dumped more...

Winterkill Results

  This was a hot topic earlier this season.  Idaho Fish and Game has released some of their findings from radio collar studies that I know some of you will...

A Season of Hunting Big Mule Deer, Part VII

I've been an outfitter for about 15 years.  We operate almost exclusively on private land in an OTC unit.  Our bread 'n' butter is elk hunting but because we...

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The Red Zone, with Jared Bloomgren

My friend, Jared Bloomgren, is back with his final installment in his Spot-and-Stalk series (see Spot & Stalk Tactics & Spot & Stalk Part II.) ...

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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...
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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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