Tag: backcountry

What gear do you really need to get started hunting?

What gear do you really need to get started hunting?

For most new hunters, after getting their license and finding a place to hunt, the question that plagues them most is, “What gear do I need in order to get started?” There are hundreds of outdoor companies out there declaring that their products are essential to hunters and hunting success. For new hunters it can

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The pack-out: The last, vital step to a backcountry hunt

The pack-out: The last, vital step to a backcountry hunt

Hunting in the backcountry is among the greatest challenges of the hunting world. Those who head into the untamed wilderness in search of their trophy must put in months of research and training. They have to spend hours going over game reports and maps, planning their travel routes and campsites. Once a plan is made,

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The Ultimate Predator Podcast: Episode 4

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The Ultimate Predator
The Ultimate Predator Podcast: Episode 4
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In this show, the TUP editorial team discusses packing, eating, and storing food in the backcountry to ensure adequate nutrition, the feral hog problem, and the wolf release on Isle Royale.