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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...
Guide to Buying Down Insulation

Guide to Buying Down Insulation

Hunting clothing, like most things these days, has come leaps and bounds in the last decade, benefiting from the influx of technology and advancements in manufacturing. I’ve been hunting my entire life but started hunting all over the West in 2012. My first backpack...
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...
Stone Glacier Grumman Goose Down Jacket Review

Stone Glacier Grumman Goose Down Jacket Review

Prior to the 2020 hunting season I had spent 7 years working for a popular hunting apparel brand, using their clothing exclusively. Naturally, I had kept an eye on offerings from other apparel companies in the hunting space over the years, often seeing pieces that...
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...