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Eastmans’ Gear Lab- Food For The Backcountry

How many calories do I need on a daily basis on a backpack hunt? How many should I have if I am hunting from a basecamp? Check out this video for answers to these questions and more! If you would like more content from the East...

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The Gutless Method: Removing the Tenderloins

Meat field care is incredibly important. Using the gutless method to remove the tenderloins is a great way to preserve the flavor of some of the choicest meat from a big game trophy! To subscribe to Eastmans’ Hunting Jou...


Sitka’s Fourth Generation 90% System

As we all know having one piece of gear that performs in 100% of the conditions we face, though a great dream, is an impossible request. Sitka is no stranger to western hunters and they also recognize that there’s not one gar...

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Surviving in Grizzly Country!

There be grizz in them hills! was a common campfire joke when I was young. The older I got the more true that statement became with old humpies expansion further south into areas where 30 years before they weren’t common....


15 Minutes of Fame

September is finally here and we are off to a great start! Brandon Mason and I just returned from a Caribou hunt in Canada and I couldn’t be happier with the outcome. I harvested a good bull with my bow and Brandon harves...

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Packing Your Pack, Part 2

Make sure your pack is loaded properly! Enjoy these tips and enjoy a more comfortable pack in and hopefully a heavy pack out! For more great Eastmans’ content subscribe HERE.


15 Minutes of Fame Q&A

  Q&A with Guy Eastman 1) Does Eastmans’ ever pay for hunting stories? The answer to this question is, almost never. I think in my nearly 20 years at the helm of the publications we have paid for maybe two or thr...

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Keeping Your Valuables Safe!

Do you have valuables that you would like to protect? If so a Liberty Safe just might be the answer!

Last Minute-Recovered

T-Minus….Last Minute Check!

  Here we go. We’re approaching zero hour with the start of most 2014 seasons. Some have actually started and I’ve seen a few good trophies come across my desk. With that in mind, I wanted to take a quick second to hel...

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Look High For Big Bulls

The first time that I realized that high-altitude pockets and basins were good places to search for trophy elk was as an 18-year old guide. I was guiding in 1967 for a second generation outfitter, Keith Stilson. Keith’s hunti...