Archive for 2018

GEAR REVIEW: Zeiss Terra ED 10X42 Binoculars

The name Zeiss is synonymous with worldwide quality optics. Zeiss continues to lead the outdoors optics industry with their proven line of HT optics that boast 95% light transmission – a first in outdoors optics. With thi...


Savage Lightweight Hunter

With the fall hunting season well underway, here at Eastmans’ we were looking at some of the trophy shots from this year’s hunts thus far.  One of the common themes we’ve noticed from recent hunts is the consistency ...



What is the MRS?

MRS stands for Members’ Research Section. It is the research supplement found only in the back of the subscriber’s issues of Eastmans’ Hunting and Eastmans’ Bowhunting Journals. The MRS covers all 11...


How does drought affect antler growth and integrity?

Drought has a huge impact on antler growth and integrity. Not only will overall development be hindered, but also the density of the bone is diminished. This means antlers will break more easily when the rut is in full swing. I...



Luck, Lopers and Lush Pastures

I think more than any other big game animal an antelope’s horn growth is more weather-dependent than all others. When the West encounters a bad winter or a tough drought the antelope horn growth reflects this more than any ot...


Want To See Your Story In Eastmans’? Here’s what you need to know to get your story published.

Each year, we receive hundreds of story submissions from our nearly 100,000 readers. Of those, we publish about 150 as features. Here’s how to improve your chances of having a feature story published. Evaluation Eastmans̵...



EBJ80, First-Look

It’s hard to believe that it’s already this time of year again; the holiday season is staring us in the face and bowhunting seasons out West are winding down just as the eastern side of the country is amping up for the whit...


NOW AVAILABLE EHJ & EBJ Digital: And we’re not talkin’ online PDFs…

Now you can get Eastmans’ Hunting Journal (EHJ) and Eastmans’ Bowhunting Journal (EBJ) online and mobile with our NEW Eastmans’ Digital Editions. Try it now at www.eastmansehj-digital.com! It’s Simple! ...



Can the Government Shutdown Ruin Your Hunt?

Yosemite National Park turned 123 years old today. В But there was no celebration because it, along with many other public lands, closed as a result of the government representatives’ inability to agree on a budget. В...


GORE-TEX: From the Realm of Clothing to Actual Equipment

Over the past two decades, technical fabrics and garment features have moved hunting apparel from the realm of clothing to actual equipment. Like any quality hunting equipment gear, research prior to purchase is a fundamental n...