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Shed Hunting: A Matter Of Life And Death

Snow Banks and Shed Horns… Sometimes doing the right thing is dang hard. I remember a hot August Friday about ten years ago. I decided to take the day off from work and head out for some fly fishing. My wife and I hit the riv...


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Top Of The Books: World Record Typical Mule Deer

As a certifiable mule deer nut you can only imagine how green with envy I was when Dan Pickar sent me pictures of Guy and himself looking over Frank Cheeney’s now world record typical mule deer buck. This buck is everything t...


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Mystery Ranch Load Carriage System!

Last year we were able to review the new hunting lineup from Mystery Ranch as well as their new Guide Light frame. Jason Matzinger was able to put the Pintler to the test on the Guide Light frame on a spring bear hunt and highl...


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Oregon Deer Tags Up In Smoke

The Oregon Dept. of Fish & Wildlife (ODFW) announced drastic tag cuts in some deer and antelope hunts in eastern Oregon. Cuts range from 25% to 50%, averaging 40% for deer in the affected units and 36% for antelope. All tol...


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Eastmans’ Elevated: Backcountry Gear with Scott Reekers

On this week’s episode of Eastmans’ Elevated Brian Barney was able to sit down with Eastmans’ Scott Reekers and talk gear for the backcountry. Everything from boots to backpacks and water filtration preference...