Recent content by Chordeiles

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    Eberlestock Destroyer for early season?

    Good attitude. I’m sure you and your pack will do fine. Good luck.
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    Lightweight pants suggestions

    On Clearance now at local Walmart for $15😍
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    SKRE Extreme Mountain Gear 2019

    Good, thorough review! Thanks.
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    Plythal on camofire

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    Plythal on camofire

    It’s been a while. Any updates on Plythal?
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    Vest Recommendations

    The Skre Hardscrabble vest would be worth looking at. I don’t have the vest but do have the Hardscrabble jacket. About as quiet as you can get without going full on fleece.
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    Dual purpose chest binos.

    10X is all I use........East and West.
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    Jumping ship from OnX to Gaia

    I have Basemap as well. Never use it. Waaaay too slow. They do have better satellite imagery but that is it.
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    Jumping ship from OnX to Gaia

    Made the switch last year. Gaia is top tier IMO. OnX would be cheaper, if they didn’t provide free service to anyone that has a YouTube “hunting” channel or podcast.
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    Polarized Sunglasses

    Costa 580G (Glass) or 580P (Polycarbonate)
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    Combining Insulation Jackets

    I wear a Sitka Flash pullover on top of a synthetic mid layer and merino base layer, while being active. When stationary, I’ll add a 700 fill down jacket. This system kept me warm, on multiple negative wind chill days, in Eastern Montana this past season. Edit: On the coldest of days, I added...
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    One and Done?

    Went once, about nine years ago. Haven’t really had the urge to go again. Probably would be different if I had actually SEEN an elk on that trip. At 48 years old, between hunting Mule deer and mountain Whitetails, I’m good.
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    First Mule deer hunt

    Montana is the only western state that I hunt. Rifle only.(can’t help you there) Hunting Open-Country Mule Deer by Dwight Schuh is a good read.
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    What's your Whitetail snack of choice!

    Cliff bars Jerky Copenhagen
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    Best Mule Deer Rifle

    7mm Rem Mag........because it hasn’t been mentioned yet. 😎’s what I use.