Early Season Elk Tactics

  Early Season Elk Tactics “Go High or Go Home” By Aron Snyder   The peak of the rut is by far the most sought after time to head...
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Rifle VS. Archery Trigger

 Rifle Shooting VS Archery: It’s all in the Trigger by Evan Williams The tip of my finger tingled with anticipation.  My brother and I had bumped him...
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Bear Baiting 101

Bear Baiting 101 by Amy Hanneman One of the highlights each year for me is spring Black Bear hunting season.  I have been baiting bears in Idaho for many...
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Whip the Wind – Tools to Keep your Arrows On-Target

Whip the Wind Tools to Keep Your Arrows on Target by Darin Cooper Of all things I hate to see on a day I’m going shooting – it’s the...

Setups and Things To Consider

Setups and Things To Consider By Elknut Your setup is one of the most  important and most overlooked things that can blow an encounter in the heat of the moment! A...
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Understanding Your Rifle’s Performance Through Standard Deviation

Understanding Your Rifle's Performance Through Standard Deviation by Robby Denning   Ever had your rifle shoot a great group, say a three-shot, half-inch group, then brag to your buddy...
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Hunting with Horses

Hunting with Horses by Cindy Wamsley All hunting trips require a great deal of preparation. Add horses to the mix and you’ve got another element to prepare for. It...
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The Next Best Thing to Bait

The Next Best Thing to Bait! by Justin Davis I silently crept through the woods in search of a bull elk. I was in thick timber but the sound...
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Patience

Patience by Jared Bloomgren It doesn’t matter what you hunt, where you hunt, or how you hunt; there is one thing that you need on every hunt you partake...
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Don’t Forget Your Short Game!

Don’t Forget Your Short Game! By Robby Denning The rise of the long-range hunter is evident everywhere in the hunting world: shooting schools teaching long-range proficiency to 1000 yards,...

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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...