LIVE EYEWEAR COCOON POLARIZED MX BLACK SUNGLASS REVIEW

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LIVE EYEWEAR COCOON POLARIZED MX BLACK SUNGLASS REVIEW Editor:Randy Johnson iReview Gear Lead Field Editor HIGH DESERT WILD SHEEP GUIDES www.highdesertwildsheepguides.com Worldwide Trophy Adventures Consultant BASIC DESCRIPTION: Cocoons are professional grade sunglasses that are designed to either be worn over prescription eyewear or alone! The Live Eyewear Cocoons collection encompasses a wide range of sizes […]

Schnee’s Granite Boot Review

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Schnee’s Granite Boot Review Editor: Cory McLaughlin Just the Facts: Built with serious outdoorsmen in mind, the Granite™ is the pinnacle of the Schnee’s Montana Mountain Boot™ Series. 9″ tall 2.8mm thick leather uppers provide excellent ankle support while full length heavy duty 7mm nylon insoles provide rigid torsional support for carrying heavy loads on […]

Browning Phantom Hunting Blind Review

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Browning Phantom Hunting Blind Review Editor: Mike Basic Description of Item: Keep animals oblivious to your presence in Browning’s Phantom Ground Blind. Silent-Trac 180° curtain-style window allows a 74″ panorama of infinite window configurations to match your viewing to your blind’s placement in the field. The same 180° also has a layer of shoot-through mesh […]

Snipe Pod & 3L-V2 Tripod Conversion KDC V2 Review

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KDC V2 Snipe Pod & 3L-V2 Tripod Conversion Editor: Cory M. Just the Facts from Snipe Pod KDC: KDC is a small company in the mountains of western Montana producing uncompromising products since 1992. Based on decades of back-country recreation, including hunting, fishing, backpacking, wilderness canoeing, climbing and mountaineering/telemark skiing, I have developed keen appreciation […]

NATIVE WARD SPORT SUNGLASSES – REVIEW

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NATIVE WARD SPORT SUNGLASSES – REVIEW Editor: Randy Johnson iReview Gear Lead Field Editor HIGH DESERT WILD SHEEP GUIDES www.highdesertwildsheepguides.com Worldwide Trophy Adventures Consultant BASIC DESCRIPTION: NATIVE’S Ward Sport Sunglasses were designed to live up to the classic Colorado climb up Left Hand Canyon to Ward for which these glasses were given their name. This […]

SAWER PICARIDIN SPRAY and LOTION, PERMITHRIN SPRAY, and STAYPUT SUNSCREEN Review

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SAWER PICARIDIN SPRAY and LOTION, PERMITHRIN SPRAY, and STAYPUT SUNSCREEN Editor: Cory McLaughlin Just the Facts: Sawer insect repellent lotion and sunscreen for outdoors Features: • Picaridin is more effective at repelling biting flies than DEET • Our 20% Picaridin is virtually odorless; it even has a mild citrus scent added to it which evaporates […]

Remington Scent Control Technology Review

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Remington Scent Control Technology Review Editor: D. Brookbank Just the Facts: Remington Scent Control Technology Clothing information from Remington: Remington Scent Control spray combines a unique, “double barreled” approach to odor control for hunting. First, existing malodors are neutralized through six different chemical processes to render them into odorless salts. This action is rapid and […]

Yeti Tundra 65 Cooler Review

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Yeti Tundra 65 Editor: Cory Just the Facts: The YETI Tundra 65 cooler is a heavy-duty generalist, equally adept at keeping your catches cold in the field or serving as the drink-and-food hub for a tailgate, party, or other times of general revelry. This ice chest is plenty roomy, holding the recommended 39 cans, a […]

MSR Windburner Stove with Frying pan and coffee press

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MSR Windburner Stove with Frying pan and Coffee Press Editor: Cory McLaughlin Just the Facts: Combining award-winning Reactor® technology with the features solo travelers need most, the WindBurner Stove System is ideal for backcountry adventures and weekend camping alike. Its radiant burner and enclosed, windproof design allow the stove to boil water fast and operate […]

Allett Original light weight hunting wallet review

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ALLETT ORIGINAL WALLET REVIEW Editor: Randy Johnson iReview Gear Lead Field Editor HIGH DESERT WILD SHEEP GUIDES www.highdesertwildsheepguides.com Worldwide Trophy Adventures Consultant Basic Description: The ALLETT ORIGINAL WALLET was built for quality, toughness, comfort, durability, adventure and style! Designed to be slim, yet big enough to fit important cards, cash and papers needed in a […]

Klymit LWD inflatable boat review

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Klymit LWD Editor: Cory McLaughlin   Just the Facts: An advanced inflatable boat developed with input from professional kayakers and packrafters, the LiteWater Dinghy – LWD – will expand your backcountry playground. Easy to take with you, the LWD weighs only 35 ounces and packs to the size of a one-liter bottle. Made from lightweight, […]

Hatfield Custom Hunting Knife sv30 review

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Hatfield Custom Knife Review Editor: Mike Basic Description of item: Custom hunting knife made by Hatfield knives out of California: Just the Facts: Price: $200.00 S30V stainless steel drop point hunter. CA. buckeye burl handle scales. OAL-8-1/2 inches. Blade 3-1/2 inch. Mosaic pins. Story: I have always wanted a customer knife! Who has not right? […]

Eddie Bauer Guide Pro Pants Review

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Eddie Bauer Guide Pro Pants Just the Facts: Live Your Adventure® The most versatile guide pants we have, with the added benefit of converting to 10″ shorts in just seconds. Lightweight, packable Flexion two-way stretch nylon/spandex is complemented by articulated knees and trimmed calves for unrestricted range when climbing or scrambling across an approach. • […]

Sea To Summit Hydraulic Dry Pack Review

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SEA TO SUMMIT HYDRAULIC DRY PACK REVIEW Editor: Randy Johnson iReview Gear Lead Field Editor HIGH DESERT WILD SHEEP GUIDES www.highdesertwildsheepguides.com Worldwide Trophy Adventures Consultant Basic Description: A heavy-duty, 600-denier TPU laminated fabric (with completely welded construction) DRY bag with harness and hip belt to stabilize and support heavy loads while transporting, moving or carrying […]

Re-fuel 12hr Action Pack Battery for GoPro Hero4, Hero3+ & Hero3 review

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Re-fuel 12hr Action Pack Battery for GoPro Hero4, Hero3+ & Hero3 Editor: Cory Just the Facts: For an adventure that lasts the entire weekend, there’s the Re-Fuel 12 hour Action Pack. This GoPro battery pack is designed for the relentless explorer who doesn’t quit. Enjoy hours and hours of continuous recording on just a single […]

Re-fuel Quikpod Power grip for GoPro Hero4, Hero3+ & Hero3 Grip With Built-In 10 Hour Powerbank

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Re-fuel Quikpod Power grip for GoPro Hero4, Hero3+ & Hero3 Grip With Built-In 10 Hour Powerbank Just the Facts: Make every shot a perfect shot with the Selfie Power Grip. This compact power grip comes with a built-in power bank to keep your GoPro charging even while you shoot. Get up to 10 extra hours […]

KUIU MOUNTAIN STAR 2-P Tent Review

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KUIU MOUNTAIN STAR 2-P Tent Review Editor: Randy Johnson iReview Gear Lead Field Editor HIGH DESERT WILD SHEEP GUIDES www.highdesertwildsheepguides.com Worldwide Trophy Adventures Hunting Consultant Alti2ude Outdoors Pro Staff BASIC DESCRIPTION: KUIU’s development and design of their free standing, double walled, 3+ season tent is noteworthy. Lightweight, and easy to pitch, the MS 2P tent […]

Poison Arrow Gear Decoy Review

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Poison Arrow Gear Decoy Editor: Cory McLaughlin Just the Facts: This decoy is for right hand shooters. 3.3 oz. Hunt all season and never know it is there. When you need it it is there, INSTANTLY. This is for right hand shooters. 3.3 oz. Why not have it along? My Story: I am an archery […]

LOWA TIBET GTX HI best hunting boot review

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LOWA TIBET GTX HI Editor: Cory McLaughlin Just the Facts: Winner of Gray’s Sporting Journal’s “Best Of -2016” and Field & Stream’s “Best of the Best” awards, the Tibet GTX® Hi is our top-of-the-line backpacking boot for three-season backpacking and hunting. Designed with an extra hook’s worth of height for added support in tough terrain, […]

SKULLMAX EUROPEAN MOUNT REVIEW

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SKULLMAX EUROPEAN MOUNT REVIEW By Randy Johnson iReview Gear Lead Field Editor HIGH DESERT WILD SHEEP GUIDES www.highdesertwildsheepguides.com Worldwide Trophy Adventures Consultant Basic Description: SkullMAX European Mount Systems have been innovatively designed to display the skulls of big game animals in an entirely different dimension than other traditional systems on the market. SkullMAX allows you […]

Wilderness Athlete Hydrate and Recover Supplement Review

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WILDERNESS ATHLETE’S NEW FLAVORS IN THEIR HYDRATE & RECOVERY, ENERGY & FOCUS NUTRITIONAL SUPPPLEMENTS AND PROBIOTICS PRODUCT REVIEWS Editor: Randy Johnson iReview Gear Lead Field Editor HIGH DESERT WILD SHEEP GUIDES www.highdesertwildsheepguides.com Worldwide Trophy Adventures Consultant Summary: In April of 2015 I completed a comprehensive analysis @ www.ireviewgear.com of all Wilderness Athlete products. Although there […]

Klymit Static V Junior Review

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KLYMIT STATIC V JUNIOR Editor: Cory Just the Facts: Our most popular pad trimmed to a ¾ length that’s perfect for ounce counters, kids and Scouts, the Static V Junior packs to the size of a soda can, and weighs a scant 13 ounces. The body-mapped V chamber design limits air movement to help maintain […]

SEEK Outside Revolution and Fortress 4800 and Precipice 5800 pack review

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SEEK OUTSIDE Revolution with Fortress 4800 and Precipice 5800 Full Review Editor: Cory McLaughlin VIDEO Review: http://youtu.be/z72Q4Yq1tnA Just the facts from SEEK OUTSIDE: Unaweep Fortress 4800 / 5800 (Combo) (78-95 L) Our most popular lightweight backpack size, this backpack features an exceptional suspension and compression system coupled with waterproof fabrics and a functional ultralight design. […]

SealLine Blockerlite Dry Sack Review

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SealLine Blockerlite Dry Sack Review Editor: Cory McLaughlin Just the Facts: • Space-saving: Patent-pending rectangular shape packs 20% more efficiently than rounded dry sack shapes, saving space in your pack. • Efficient-packing: PackTight™ packing system takes advantage of the flat-sided, rectangular shapes of the BlockerLite dry sacks, closely nestling them together for easy, space-saving and […]

MSR FREELITE 2 Ultralight Tent review

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MSR FREELITE 2 Ultralight Tent review Editor: Cory McLaughlin Just the Facts: The MSR FREELITE 2 Ultralight Tent facts: New for 2016: Our lightest freestanding 2-person tent. Designed to lighten your pack load on multiday and weekend backcountry trips, the Freelite 2 saves you time and energy to pursue your outdoor activities. Whether you’re planning […]

Walls Vintage Duck Shirt and Jacket Review

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Walls® Vintage Duck Shirt Jacket Editor: Cory McLaughlin Just the Facts: • The new Vintage Walls® collection starts with premium 10 oz. duck fabric that is sanded and stonewashed, creating a weathered “lived-in” look. Learn More • Snap placket cuff, 2 interior patch pockets with security closures, 2 front patch pockets and 2 welt pockets […]

Walls Vintage Duck Hooded Jacket

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Walls® Vintage Duck Hooded Jacket Editor: Cory McLaughlin Just the Facts: •The new Vintage Walls® collection starts with premium 10 oz. duck fabric that is sanded and stonewashed, creating a weathered “lived-in” look. Learn More •Rib-knit cuffs and waist band, 4 patch pockets; 2 with hand warmer feature, Zippered front map pocket, 2 interior patch […]

Coleman Instant Cabin 6 Family Tent Review

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Coleman INSTANT CABIN Family 6 WITH FLY Tent Review Editor: Cory McLaughlin Just the Facts: The Coleman® Signature 6-Person Instant Cabin with Rainfly makes camping easy so you can enjoy every moment of your outdoor adventure. In about a minute you can have the tent set up or taken down. The spacious interior fits two […]

Coleman FyreCommander™ 3-IN-1 Stove review

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Coleman FyreCommander™ 3-IN-1 Stove Editor: Cory McLaughlin Just the Facts: Conveniently serve up a family feast in no time with the Coleman® FyreCommander™ 3-IN-1 Propane Stove. Each 12,000-BTU burner utilizes our revolutionary HyperFlame® technology, which provides an even heat distribution across the pan and better wind resistance to cut boiling time in half when compared […]

Savage A17 Rimfire Rifle review, 17 HMR Review

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Savage A17 Rimfire Rifle Review, 17 HMR Review Editor: Mike Basic Description of Item: The Savage A17 is the only 17 HMR rimfire rifle in a Semi Automatic. Savage had to deploy many years of research and development to come up with a Blow Back semi auto action that would safely fire the 17 HMR […]

Mathews Halon 5, Halon 6 Halon 7 bow review

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Mathews Halon series of bows review Editor: Mike Just the Facts: Mathews Halon 5, Halon 6, and Halon 7. Halon 7: The all new 2016 HALON™ is our hardest hitting flagship bow to date. Inspired by NO CAM™ technology, the Crosscentric™ Cam employs a partially concentric string payout and AVS® Technology to produce a stealthy […]

Crispi Nevada Legend GTX Boot Review, best hunting boot

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CRISPI NEVADA LEGEND GTX BOOT REVIEW Best hunting boot www.ireviewgear.com Randy Johnson, Lead Field Editor HIGH DESERT WILD SHEEP GUIDES, http://www.highdesertsheepguides.com Worldwide Trophy Adventures/Cabela’s Tags Hunting Consultant Altitude Outdoors Pro Staff Basic Description of item: Outstanding, mid-height, insulated hunting, hiking, backpacking boot featuring an outstanding upper in water repellent Nubuck and a Gore-Tex® Insulated Footwear […]

Best Bows of 2016, Mathews Halon, Hoyt Defiant, Prime Rize, Bowtech Bx-t, Bear Escape

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Best Bows of 2016 Hunting Compound It is 2016 already, and many of you are preparing for the upcoming archery season, or already enjoying March hunting that occurs in many states. Early in the year is a great time to buy a bow…well if you are like me anyway and just love new technology and […]

SUPERfeet Green and SUPERfeet Guide Shoe insert Review

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SUPERfeet Green and SUPERfeet Guide Boot Insert Review Editor: Cory McLaughlin Just the Facts: SUPERfeet Green: Start fast and finish strong on the heavy-duty shock absorption and legendary support that make the original Superfeet GREEN our most famous insole. Superfeet insoles help adapt the flat midsole of your footwear to your foot. The distinct Superfeet […]

TitanReadyUSA Helius Rocket Stove Review

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TitanReadyUSA Helius Rocket Stove Review Editor: Cameron Basic Description of Item: TitanReadyUSA is an American company that is making the highest quality survival and preparedness products. Recently I had the privilege of testing and using their Helius rocket stove. Now before I get into the details of their rockets stove, let me fill you in […]

Aspect Solar S Duo-Flex Solar Panel and Sunsocket sb-37 Pack Review

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ASPECT SOLAR S DUO-FLEX 2 SOLAR PANEL AND SUNSOCKET SB-37 BATTERY PACK REVIEW STORE ENERGY > POWER DEVICES IN A NUT SHELL: Photovoltaic cells aka “PV cells” aka “solar cells” convert the energy from the sun into what we all commonly refer to as electricity. These cells are made of something called silicon, which is […]

KOWA TSN-883 Spotting Scope Review, best hunting spotting scope

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KOWA TSN-883 Angles Spotting Scope Review Editor: Mike Summary of Kowa 883 TSN-883 Spotting Scope I generally start with the FACTS of the item reviewed, and a basic description. However I am changing it up a bit and giving my summary first: The KOWA TSN-883 is just absolutely a fantastic spotting scope. I am an […]

Alps Outdoorz Matrix Hunting Pack Review

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Alps Outdoorz Matrix Hunting Pack Review Editor: Mike Basic Information: The Alps Outdoorz Matrix Hunting pack, is one of the best hunting packs available. Some of the key features and functions are: Unique Design that allows you to carry your crossbow, gun or compound bow Unique Fastening System that secures weapon to both sides of […]

GSI Outdoors Glacier Stainless 36 Cup PERC review

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GSI Outdoors Glacier Stainless 36 Cup PERC Editor: Cory McLaughlin Just the Facts: This ultra-rugged, Glacier Stainless campfire percolator uses stainless steel to deliver a great tasting cup of Joe year after year, just like grandpa used to make. This camp classic’s PercView top lets you gauge the strength of your brew. Wherever you’re making […]

Big Agnes Men’s Hole in the Wall Puffy Jacket Review

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Big Agnes Men’s Hole in the Wall Puffy Jacket One of the best outdoor and Hunting Jackets Editor:Cory McLaughlin Just the Facts Big Agnes Men’s Hole in the Wall Puffy Jacket Review • 700 fill power DownTek™ water repellent down • Insotect Flow™ vertical baffles contour to your body to provide a more comfortable fit […]

GERBER Gator PREMIUM SERIES Knife Review

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GERBER Gator PREMIUM SERIES Editor: Cory McLaughlin Gerber Gator Premium Series knife Facts: FEATURES • Fine edge, full tang CPM-S30V blade steel • Machine polished blades and bolsters • Rubberized Gator Grip • Polished cast steel bolster • Premium leather sheath – USA • Made in USA TECH SPECS • Blade steel: CPM-S30V steel • […]

Lathrop and Sons CUSTOM BOOT SYSTEM & SCARPA KENESIS PRO GTX BOOT REVIEW

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CUSTOM BOOT SYSTEM & SCARPA KENESIS PRO GTX BOOT REVIEW Editor: RANDY JOHNSON iReview Gear Lead Field Editor HIGH DESERT WILD SHEEP GUIDES www.highdesertsheepguides.com WORLD WIDE TROPHY ADVENTURES HUNTING CONSULTANT Alti2ude Outdoors Pro Staff LATHROP AND SONS CUSTOM BOOT SYSTEM It’s important for all of us to face the fact that we as individuals are […]

Kelly Kettle Hobo light weight stove Review

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Kelly Kettle Hobo light weight stove Review Editor: Cameron Just the Facts: Facts about the Kelly Hobo Light Weight Stove This size Hobo Stove fits onto the fire-base of the ‘Base Camp’ & ‘Scout’ Kettles. Safe, easy and fun to use: Creates stable cooking surface for a pot or fry pan and the fire is […]

Thermoworks Classic Super-Fast Thermapen review

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ThermoWorks CLASSIC SUPER-FAST ® THERMAPEN ® Editor: Cory McLaughlin Just the Facts: Thermoworks Meat Thermometer one of the best meat thermometers. The Super-Fast Thermapen has been a favorite instant-read cooking thermometer among restaurant chains, health inspectors and quality managers worldwide. Hundreds of thousands of these fast and accurate digital cooking thermometers are in use. The […]

Vortex DIAMONDBACK Binocular Review – 10×42

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Vortex DIAMONDBACK Binocular Review – 10×42 Editor Name: Tanner Christensen Basic Description of Item: This is a simple and effective binocular system with a very rugged and grippable exterior, which is easily cleanable and waterproof. The optics are multi-coated for scratch resistance and the prisms are phase-coated to enhance the overall picture. The Diamondback binocular […]

10x Hooded Parka and Insulated Bibs review

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10X Hooded Parka and Insulated Bibs Editor: Cory McLaughlin Just the Facts: 10X® Insulated Bib Overall Item #X96110 Product Description •Be prepared for anything Mother Nature can throw at you in our Insulated Bib. Learn More •Ankle-to-thigh waterproof zippers and 2-way front concealed snap storm fly zipper, Comfort elastic bib straps with quick release hardware, […]

LEKI Micro VARIO Carbon Poles review

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LEKI Micro VARIO Carbon Poles Editor: Cory McLaughlin Just the Facts: LEKI’s sophisticated, ultralite, super compact, yet FULLY functional answer to the growing “folding” pole category now features SpeedLock 2 for even more weight savings and secure performance. The push-button release mechanism allows for quick, easy assembly and knock-down to just 15.5″. The TÜV-certified Speed​​Lock […]

How to Catch Trout Under the Ice, Ice fishing tips and tricks

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How to Catch Trout Under the Ice There are a few simple things you can do to catch more trout under the ice. The short days and cold weather make it tough enough on your winter fishing outings. I’m going to give you three simple tips that you can take to the bank when it […]

How to catch more fish, trout, the Littoral Zone

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Catch More Trout: The Littoral Zone You want to catch more trout and there are ways to do that! There is an especially important sector of knowledge for those of you who fish lakes for trout. If you pretty much just go to the lake, take out a tackle box, and then throw out into […]

How to fish with Rapalas, best fishing lure for trout

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Best Rapalas to Catch Trout The most ancient of fishermen’s axioms may be that big fish eat little fish. And for the freshwater angler, the classic Rapala in black over silver, black over gold, or the Rainbow (sizes F7-F11) may be the granddaddies of lures. Rapalas are deadly for trout when tied correctly and fished […]