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Moose Hunt in Icy Bay

Moose populations in Alaska are strong, with estimates of up to 200,000 moose roaming the Great Land. But since the state is extraordinarily large, there’s not a moose in every pond.

Moose Hunt in Icy Bay2021-02-19T11:10:28-08:00

Henry Releases 32 New Models

By popular demand, Henry Repeating Arms is replacing all steel-framed centerfire lever-action rifles and shotguns to include a side loading gate while still retaining the removable tube magazine based on the original Henry rifle patented in 1860.

Henry Releases 32 New Models2021-02-09T16:04:02-08:00

2020 Holiday Gift Guide Pt. 1

Best Gifts for Hunters in 2020 With the holiday season fast approaching, now is the right time to finalize your gift list and make those purchases. Here are some Read More...

2020 Holiday Gift Guide Pt. 12021-02-10T12:45:33-08:00

Meat Processing: Preventing Spoilage in the Back Country

By understanding the three variables and their relation to each other, the expedition hunter will have the knowledge needed to bring home the highest quality meat yield.

Meat Processing: Preventing Spoilage in the Back Country2020-10-28T13:56:16-08:00

Bags, Packs, and Storage

Getting into the wilderness is half the battle. Thankfully, we've compiled our favorites when it comes to storage, packs, kennels, and more. These are the best game bags Read More...

Bags, Packs, and Storage2021-05-07T10:22:27-08:00


Sometimes hunting in Alaska is best done using a waterway. Here are our favorite watercraft we tested. These are the best watercraft for hunting in 2020 Aire Lion 18’ Read More...


Camping Gear

Camping during a hunt in the Alaska wilderness demands the best gear. Here are our editors' favorite camping gear items for 2020. This is the best camping gear for Read More...

Camping Gear2021-02-10T15:10:01-08:00

Editors’ Choice Awards

Hunt Alaska editors are avid hunters who spend many days each year in the field chasing moose, caribou, brown and black bears, mountain goats, Dall sheep, waterfowl, upland Read More...

Editors’ Choice Awards2021-05-10T09:07:40-08:00

Venison Breakfast Sausage Sandwich

Recipe by Marcus Weiner When we bring game home from the field, we will grind up to 50 pounds and store in one-pound packages of ground meat. Over the Read More...

Venison Breakfast Sausage Sandwich2020-04-28T10:24:20-08:00

Henry X Models: The Wait is Finally Over

Henry X Models Blog by Henry Repeating Arms, Hunt Alaska Partner The Henry X Models Have Arrived The concept for the Henry X Model series began at the 2018 NRA Annual Read More...

Henry X Models: The Wait is Finally Over2020-04-28T10:30:44-08:00

Draw Permits for Hunters in Alaska

Draw Permits for Hunting in Alaska Blog by Marcus Weiner Drawing Hunting Permits in Alaska Unlike many western states that have a points system to allow hunters to accrue Read More...

Draw Permits for Hunters in Alaska2021-02-10T12:51:08-08:00

Otis Tactical Cleaning Kit

Otis Tactical Cleaning Kit Blog by Marcus Weiner Photo courtesy of Otis Technology The Otis Tactical Cleaning Kit and its contents. This compact kit is easy to transport, Read More...

Otis Tactical Cleaning Kit2020-01-16T17:14:00-08:00

Moose Hunting Alaska: Info & Locations

Hunting moose in Alaska Moose hunting Alaska is not for the faint at heart. The Alaska-Yukon moose (Alces alces gigas) is the largest member of the deer family, and Read More...

Moose Hunting Alaska: Info & Locations2019-09-06T15:26:16-08:00

2019 Giveaway Terms & Conditions

Hunt Alaska Giveaway 2019 Official Rules NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. The “Hunt Alaska Giveaway” is sponsored by Kryptek, Slumberjack, and Read More...

2019 Giveaway Terms & Conditions2019-09-03T14:55:27-08:00

Single Shot Shotgun Hunting

Often overshadowed by the speed of a modern repeater, a good single-shot shotgun today can still bring home fur and feathers every bit as well as it ever Read More...

Single Shot Shotgun Hunting2019-07-19T09:50:23-08:00
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