Alaska presents harsh, unforgiving, remote environments where the game are large and hard to come by. It’s a punishingly perfect testing ground for hunting gear. Here’s a broad spectrum of items we used on the spot, stalk and eventual processing of game over the last year.
Scopes: Best hunting scopes & optics 2019 Nightforce NX8 1-8×24 F1 Riflescope nightforce.com We like how this low-profile scope can be used in a variety of situations. With a smaller objectiv
Best hunting knives & storage bags 2019 Spyderco Shaman Plainedge spyderco.com This is one awesome knife. Super burly, we used it to split open two dozen little-neck clams one day; yet precise and
Best hunting packs 2019 Stone Glacier Sky Guide 7900 Expedition Backpack stoneglacier.com Contributing Editor Bjorn Dihle offered the following, “There’s a lot of hype surrounding Stone Glacier’
Best camping gear for hunters 2019 Hilleberg Niak 2 Person Tent us.hilleberg.com We asked Contributing Editor John Whipple about some of his essential gear items and he said, “My number one backpack
Best guns & ammo for hunting 2019 Savage High Country Rifle savagearms.com This rifle is built to maximize accuracy with a spiral-fluted barrel and bolt, as well as the Model 110 action secured th
Best hunting accessories 2019 Garmin inReach Mini garmin.com We used this device to send emails while off the grid. It worked well. It’s light and compact, but packed full of features. It provides 1