Articles by Zach Bowhay


WH Multi-Editor Boot Review Part-2

WH Multi-Editor Boot Review Part-2

In PART 1 we covered the first nine boots of the review. Here are the next 8. Salomon 4D 2GTX – $230 Mike Duplan Light, nimble, with excellent support and stability, Salomon 4D 2GTX is a truly impressive hiking boot that bridges that gap between lighter “tennis...
WH Multi-Editor Boot Review

WH Multi-Editor Boot Review

At the risk of sounding like every other hunting writer, I am going to say that nothing is more important to many successful hunts than a quality boot. You can get by with a more budget-friendly piece of gear in many categories, but if you buy the wrong boot, you will...
Western Hunters Top 6 Insulated Jackets for 2021

Western Hunters Top 6 Insulated Jackets for 2021

What makes the perfect hunting jacket? This question is difficult to answer, as it varies greatly from person to person. Much depends on the type of hunting one does, the type of climate and terrain they hunt in, and people’s individual wants and needs. For years, it...
WH Multi-Editor Sleeping Bag Review

WH Multi-Editor Sleeping Bag Review

With the current situation in our country, I have never been more proud to be a hunter. Hunters have the uncanny ability to be able to thrive in the harshest environments, whether that is in the mountains on a backpack hunt or on lockdown at home. However, one thing...
Zeiss Conquest Gavia 85 vs. Zeiss Victory Harpia 85

Zeiss Conquest Gavia 85 vs. Zeiss Victory Harpia 85

Last fall I had the opportunity to test out two Zeiss spotting scopes, the Victory Harpia 85 ($4600) and Conquest Gavia 85 ($1999). Obviously, the price point on these optics are quite different, but knowing the Zeiss name, I planned on both being great products. I...