Cold hands are sure to derail even the brightest of winter days. If you plan to spend a lot of time outside this winter, you’re going to need a quality pair of winter gloves to bring along. Whether you’re an avid backcountry skier or you prefer the winter season for your hunting expeditions, keeping your hands warm and healthy is critical to a winter season well spent. (more…)
Tactical boots are sturdier and more resilient than more standard hiking boots. They’re designed for everything from long hunts in thick country to tactical combat. Even if you don’t necessarily need them for military use, a solid pair of tactical boots is the best way to protect your feet from the harshest of elements. (more…)
A tactical backpack can be an invaluable asset, or it can make your day an insufferable, painful slog. If it does, however, it’s not the pack’s fault. A lot of thought goes into the design of the best tactical backpacks, but whether they live up to their promise depends in large part on whether the people packing them know what they’re doing.
Below we’re going to take a comprehensive look at the tactical backpack, how it’s built, what to put in it and, most of all, the right way to pack it. (more…)
When it comes to wilderness survival, there are a number of essential tools that go with you everywhere. Having at least one reliable method for starting a fire is a must, and many experienced hikers, hunters, and outdoor enthusiasts bring multiple fire starting tools on their excursions. A survival lighter is the perfect tool to rely on when you really need a fire to cook or stay warm in the wilderness. (more…)