SLUMBERJACK Carbine 2500 review

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SLUMBERJACK Carbine 2500 review *Updated* Editor: Cory McLaughlin Just the Facts: Torso:5″ – 19.5″ Volume: 2,450 cubic inches Weight: 4 LBS 5.5 oz Height: 25″ Width: 15″ Depth: 12″   Basic Description from SJK: Stowable and versatile multi-weapon carry system easily transports your bow or rifle Front pocket panel doubles as trophy carry system & […]

BUTLER ALL SEASON SLEEPING BAG REVIEW

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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 […]

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. […]

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 […]

SEEK OUTSIDE Revolution with Fortress 4800

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SEEK OUTSIDE Revolution with Fortress 4800 Editor: Cory McLaughlin 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. The adaptable compression system excels at carrying odd items. This […]

Mountain Smith APEX 100 Pack Review, back pack comparison

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Mountain Smith APEX 100, Back Pack Comparison Editor: Cory McLaughlin From Mountain Smith: The Apex 100 is designed for over sized loads and ambitious outdoor adventures. The largest pack in our All Terrain series is built with separate sleeping bag compartment, front panel pocket/pass through window, side stash pockets, and tool mounts to keep your […]

Slumberjack Carbine 2500 Pack Review

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SLUMBERJACK Carbine 2500 By Cory McLaughlin Just the Facts: • Torso: 17.5″ – 19.5″ • Volume: 2,450 cubic inches • Weight: 3 lbs 11 oz • Height: 25″ • Width: 15″ • Depth: 12″ Slumberjack Carbine 2500 pack in action Basic Description from SJK: • Stowable and versatile multi-weapon carry system easily transports your bow […]

Bogs Sitka Insulated Boot Review

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Bogs® Sitka Insulated Boot Review Just the Facts: Here is a quick list of form and features for the Bogs Sitka insulated boot review: • Fantastic winter hunting and ice fishing boot • 8mm of Neo-Tech Lite insulation with Bogs Max-Wick™ lining to manage sweat moisture, surrounded with 1000 grams of Thinsulate to lock heat […]

Backcountry Solutions Keyhole Camera and Binocular Carrier Review

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Backcountry Solutions Keyhole Camera and Binocular Carrier Review Editor: Mike Basic Description of item: The KEYHOLE® SYSTEM is comprised of a set of shoulder straps (which incorporates a neck strap, distributing the camera or binocular weight across the shoulders rather than the neck) and a harness assembly (comprised of a keyhole shaped cut-out plate). A […]

EXO Mountain Gear 3500 Back Pack Review

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EXO Mountain Gear 3500 Backpack Editor: Cory McLaughlin Just the Facts: The EXO Mountain Gear 3500 Facts: • 4lbs 14oz • 3500 – 7000 ci (3500 ci bag and lid, 1000 ci exterior pockets, 2500 ci load shelf area) • Belt size (Small 29-32″, Medium 33-35″, Large 36″ + Basic Description from EXO: • 3500 […]

Cotopaxi® Nepal 65L Backpack Review

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Cotopaxi® Nepal 65L Backpack Review Editor: Mark Call it Karma, but I was in the Wind Rivers of Wyoming reviewing lots of outdoor gear, but notably the Cotopaxi Nepal 65L backpack. We stopped beside a stream to pump water and take a rest when along comes a llama train, carrying in a bunch of gear […]

GraniteGEAR BLAZE A.C. 60 Backpack Review

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GraniteGEAR BLAZE A.C. 60 Backpack Review iReviewGear.com we continue to review and test the best hiking, best hunting, and best backpacs. Editor: Cory Just the Facts: GraniteGEAR BLAZE A.C. 60 Backpack facts and information Specification Short Regular Gender Men’s Men’s Best use Ultralight Multi-Day Backpacking Ultralight Multi-Day Backpacking Volume (Liters) 55 Liters 60 Liters Volume […]

Klymit Motion 60 Pack and Inertia 0 Zone Sleeping Pad Review

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Klymit Motion 60 Pack and Inertia O Zone Sleeping Pad Editor: Cory Cool Video Review http://youtu.be/J5PRU7-Fznw Just the Facts: Weight/Mass: 41.4 oz / 1174 g Volume: 55L +5L pocket Waist Size: S/M: 27-40 in / 70-102 cm M/L: 31-46 in / 80-117 cm Torso Length: S/M: 16-20 in / 40-51 cm M/L: 19-23 in / […]

Mountainsmith Pyrite 7075 trekking pole Review

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Mountainsmith® Pyrite 7075 Trekking Pole Review Basic Description of Item: Mountainsmith Pyrite trekking Pole made of 7075 aluminum. One of the best trekking poles available for hiking, camping, hunting and other outdoor activities. Just the Facts: Here is a quick list of form and features for the Mountainsmith Pyrite 7075 Trekking Pole review: • Molded […]

Bull Pack Hunting Pack Review

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Bull Pack Hunting Pack Review Editor: Cory Just the Facts: $219.99–$279.99 BULL PAC – Standard Width Regular Width – Comfortable for anyone up to a 50” chest. The Toughest, Most Durable Frame Available The Most Comfortable Suspension Available Powder Coat Finish Olive Drab Matte 14.5” Wide X 26” High, w/ 8” Rigid, Integral Cargo Shelf […]

KUIU ICON PRO 5200 Backpack Review

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KUIU ICON PRO 5200 BACKPACK REVIEW By Randy Johnson iReview Gear Lead Field Editor HIGH DESERT WILD SHEEP GUIDES www.highdesertwildsheepguides.com Worldwide Trophy Adventures Hunt Consultant Alti2ude Outdoors Pro Staff Basic Description: KUIU’s 5200 ICON PRO backpack provides hunters, hardcore backpackers/adventurer’s with an extremely durable, “bombproof” pack that is capable of standing up to the most […]

KUIU ICON PRO 7200 Pack Review

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KUIU ICON PRO 7200 REVIEW By Randy Johnson iReview Gear Lead Field Editor HIGH DESERT WILD SHEEP GUIDES www.highdesertwildsheepguides.com Alti2ude Outdoors Pro Staff KUIU ICON PRO 7200 Basic Description: New, with some incredible added features is KUIU’s ICON PRO 7200 pack system. After listening to their vast network of outfitters/guides and extreme mountain hunters KUIU designed […]

KUIU Ultra 6000 Pack System Review

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KUIU ULTRALIGHT 6000 PACK SYSTEM REVIEW Editor: Randy Johnson iReview Gear Lead Field Editor HIGH DESERT WILD SHEEP GUIDES www.highdesertwildsheepguides.com Alti2ude Outdoors Pro Staff Basic Description: New, the 2014 KUIU ULTRALIGHT Pack system is the lightest in the industry! KUIU continues its cutting edge technology in the world of Mountain Hunting. The ULTRA pack system […]

BadLands Clutch 2900 Pack Review

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BadLands Clutch 2900 Back Pack Review Basic Description of BadLands Clutch Back Pack BadLands Clutch pack is a 2900 cubic inch pack that is capable of carrying a 4 day load, and or function as a Day Pack. The Clutch Pack is loaded with pockets, and features. It is a tough pack, capable of enduring […]

OUTDOORSMANS Tripod Bag Review

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OUTDOORSMANS TRIPOD BAG REVIEW Editor: Randy Johnson HIGH DESERT WILD SHEEP GUIDES www.highdesertsheepguides.com iReview Gear Lead Field Editor Alti2ude Outdoors Pro Staff The Facts: The Outdoorsmans, one of the premier optics and Western gear manufacturers in the west has once again came up with a very innovative idea, a quality tripod bag designed primarily to […]

Kuiu Icon 1850 Daypack Review

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KUIU ICON 1850 DAYPACK REVIEW Editor: Randy Johnson iReview Gear Lead Field Editor HIGH DESERT WILD SHEEP GUIDES www.highdesertwildsheepguides.com Alti2ude Outdoors Pro Staff Basic Description: An 1850 cubic inch daypack, designed uniquely for Mountain Hunters to use individually or with KUIU’s innovative carbon fiber frame attached. At just 21 ounces the Icon 1850 daypack allows […]

Stone Glacier Terminus Pack Review

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Stone Glacier Terminus backpack Editor: Colorado Jake Just the facts: Weight 3.94 Lbs without load shelf, 4.07 Lbs with load shelf -130+ pound load rating (check Design page for load rating info) -6300 cubic inches, includes lid -2100+ cubic inch plus expandable load shelf -Hydration compatible -Adjustable, 300 cubic inch lid -Ice axe and gear […]

Kuiu Icon 7200 Back Pack Review

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KUIU ICON 7200 REVIEW By Randy Johnson iReview Gear Lead Field Editor HIGH DESERT WILD SHEEP GUIDES www.highdesertwildsheepguides.com Basic Description: New, improved, the 2013 Icon 7200 KUIU Pack system continues its innovative, cutting edge evolution of the Patent Pending Icon Molded Carbon Fiber Frame, suspension and Expedition Grade ultra-light bags. This external frame hunting or […]

Ribz Front Pack Review, By AverageHunter.com

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There is a place for a backpack and then there are times when its more of hassle than anything. In this review, I will be putting the the Ribz Front Pack to the test in the field during a turkey hunt in Central Illinois. AVERAGEHUNTER.Com With Turkey hunting on the mind, I knew a clunky […]

Outdoorsman’s New Long Range Hunter Optics Backpack System review

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Outdoorsman’s New Long Range Hunter Optics Backpack System By Randy Johnson iReview Gear Lead Field Editor High Desert Wild Sheep Guides www.highdesertwildsheepguides.com To see the Long Hunter Pack check out the Outdoorsmans website @ http://www.outdoorsmans.com. Basic Description: Specially curved and designed flexible frame pack that provides hunters or avid backpackers the stability of an internal […]

Blacks Creek Remedy 7 Solution Pack Review

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Blacks Creek Remedy 7 Solution Pack Review Editor: Mike Basic Description of Item: Hunting Back Pack. 1-4 day pack, good for sustained weights up to 65 LBS Just the Facts: FEATURES: – 4,800 Cubic Inches – 9 lbs – 1,000D Cordura – Military grade hardware – YKK zippers – 14 pockets – External optics pocket […]

Kifaru Longhunter Pack Review

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Kifaru LongHunter Back Pack Review Editor: Mike Basic Description of Item: Kifaru LongHunter is a 7300 cubic inch pack, that is BUILT for long trips, big loads, and durable enough for rough handling. This Pack is ideal for any hunting situation, but ideal for the Long Haul. Just the Facts: • 500 d Cordura with […]

Kuiu Icon 7000 Review

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  KUIU ICON 7000 Review Editor Randy Basic Description: New, innovative, cutting edge internal frame hunting or expedition pack. A modular system that when interchanged can take only a minute to go from 5000 cubic inches to 7000. Designed with a Carbon Fiber suspension the Icon is lightweight but tough enough to carry heavy loads. […]

Eberlestock X2 Pack Review

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EBERLESTOCK X-2 PACK REVIEW Basic Description: Eberlestock’s X2 pack is designed for hunters that are looking for light and fast mobility. The X2 features include a tough, lightweight tubular aluminum frame, generous pockets on the pads on the waist belt, and big spotting scope-sized main side pockets and provides the hunter with the ability to […]

Eberlestock v90 Battleship Pack Review

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EBERLESTOCK V90 BATTLESHIP PACK REVIEW Editor: Randy Basic Description: A large, internal frame, hunting or expedition pack designed to carry heavy loads. With a base weight of just over 8 pounds the V90 Battleship has a capacity of 99 Liters or over 6000 cubic inches including full rain cover, stored in a pocket on the […]

BadLands 2200 Back Pack Review, Hunting Pack

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BadLands 2200 Back Pack Review, Hunting Pack Basic Description of Pack: Capacity: 2310 Weight: 6 lbs 4 oz Rifle: Yes Bow: Yes Comp: 10 Pockets: 5 Zip-No: No Bladder Size: 95 Colors: AP and MAX-1 Frame: T-6 aircraft aluminium Main compartment rear access Adjustable rifle boot Editor: Utah Jake Story: I purchased my first Badlands […]

Eberlestock X3 Lo Drag Backpack Review

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Eberlestock X3 Lo Drag Backpack Basic Description Eberlestock has developed a new pair of packs, the X4 HiSpeed and the X3 LoDrag shown here. They are designed to be highly functional, minimalist, lightweight tactical packs. The X3 is a variation of our popular X1A1 model, and incorporates a tactical weapon-sized scabbard in place of the […]

Badlands Black Jack Ultra Light Pack Review

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Badlands Black Jack Basic Description: The next line in their Ultra Light packs series. The Black Jack weighs 12 oz and is 1100 cubic inches. It has 1 main compartment and 6 pockets, so you can keep your day hunt gear organized. The pack has a mesh padding on the back and hip belts to […]

Guide to buying a Hunting Pack

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Guide to buying your hunting pack. It is that time of year again when guys are busting out their old pack and getting in the mountains and scouting for their fall hunts. I read all the time on the forums, guys asking, “Which pack should I use for my hunt this year?” The first thing […]

Geigerrig 1200 Water System Review

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Geigerrig Water System Basic Description Geigerrig Backpacks are a Camelbak style pack. Comes in 3 colors.. Black, Grey and Camo. Just the Facts Capacity: 100 oz (3L) Cargo: 1200 Cubic In. Weight: 1.22Kg Story I recently picked up the Geigerrig 1200 to use for scouting trips and shed hunting, were I was planning on just […]

Horn Hunter Main Beam XL Pack Review

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Horn Hunter Main Beam XL Pack Review   Just the Facts Main-beam XL 3800 cubic sq feet internal frame in predator camouflage 27 pockets, Gear grippers for gun or bow, Removable orange safety wrap, 3 hydration locations Dual suspension frame(metal), Custom molded back panel and straps, Quiet zip slides(a lot quieter than badlands), Removable organizer […]

Kifaru Timberline 2 Pack Review

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Kifaru Timberline 2 Pack Review EDITOR CHOICE AWARD Basic Description: A lightweight load hauling pack that can go from a 7-10 day hunting pack to a sleek and slender day pack with the use of side, top and bottom compression straps. It has 26 inch stays that can fit very tall people with 23 inch […]

Eberlestock V69 Destroyer in Rock Veil Camo USER Review

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Eberlestock V69 Destroyer in Rock Veil Camo Editor: USER SUBMITTED Cameron Basic Description of Item: The pack is 3660 cu inches that expands to over 4000+ cu inches with snow collar. Has top and front panel loading, with 4 interior pockets and 2 pockets in the top lid, exterior side pockets and molle webbing to […]

Eberlestock J107 Dragonfly Hunting Pack review

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Title: J107 Dragonfly Backpack Review Editor: Tyson Basic Description: The J107 “Dragonfly” can expand from 2900 c.i. all the way up to 7900 c.i. It is designed with a waterproof fabric and has an adjustable frame system. Just the Facts: Weight 8.5Lb. Waterproof fabric Dual Hydration Compatible Padlock System Removable top storage compartment converts into […]

Badlands Monster Fanny Pack Review

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Badlands  Monster Fanny Pack Review Editor: Darren Basic Description: High Capacity Fanny Pack with Shoulder straps and hydration system Just the facts: 2 lbs 14 oz, 1100 ci capacity, 4 compartments, 4 pockets, Max-1 or AP Camo Story: This pack seems to be intended for a hunter going all day long but there are some […]

Badlands OX Hunting Pack Review “Editors Choice, External Frame Pack”

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  BadLands OX Hunting Pack Review Basic Description of Item: External Frame Multi Day Hunting Pack Just the Facts: WEIGHT : 9 lbs 3 oz DIMENSIONS : 27� x 16� x 9� CAPACITY : 4400 ci COMPARTMENTS :7 POCKETS :9 RIFLE : YES BOW :YES Story: Recently I was asked to test and rate the […]

Outdoorsmans Hunter Pack System Review

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    Outdoorsmans Optics Hunter Pack System Editor: Randy   Basic Description:   Specially curved, flexible  frame pack designed to give you the stability of an internal frame but the carrying capacity of an external. Just The Facts: The Outdoorsmans Optics Hunter Pack System was designed for a hunter to adequately carry their tripod, spotting scope, […]

Nimrod Bugle Day Pack Review

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Editor: Eric Basic Description of item: Basic Day pack with small fanny pack built into the belt. Just the Facts: *Over all dimensions are 20″h / 13″w / 7″d. *1600 Total cubic inches of space. *Three exterior pockets. *Tank pocket for up to a 100oz tank. *Rain flap over zippers for weatherproof nature. *Over sized […]

Crooked Horn Outfitters High Country Extreme II Back Pack Review

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Crooked Horn Outfitters – High Country II Extreme Backpack Review Editor: Reed Basic Description of item: Large Hunting backpack with tons of usable features and an elegant old-school simplicity. Just the Facts: Crooked Horn Outfitters Made in the USA Internal frame style Large Capacity (4,200 cubic inches) Heavy duty carry handle Side Zippers Sleeping bag […]

Nimrod Apex Hunting Pack System Review

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Nimrod Apex Hunting Pack System Review Editor: John   Basic Description: Hunting pack system, includes: Base small fanny pack, large fanny pack, and apex top that can be used as day pack or part of an expanded fanny pack. Just the facts: *Over all dimensions are; 24″h / 16″w / 7″d. *3900 total cubic inches […]

Crooked Horn Trailblazer 2 Backpack Review

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Crooked Horn Trailblazer 2 Backpack Review Editor: Ryan Basic Description of Item: Convertible Hunting Day Pack Just the Facts: • 900 Cubic Inches (675 Bottom, 225 Top) • Built-in Bow/Rifle Pouch • 3 pounds when empty • Made with waterproof GrizHide fabric • 7 pockets with drawstring-closure main compartment Story: I have experimented with several […]

Nimrod Thorax Pack Review

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Nimrod Thorax Pack Review Editor: Mike Basic Description: 1-3 Day Hunting Pack. Modular with Base Belt plus Thorax Bag Just the Facts: Several interior and exterior pockets provide ample storage. A interior insulated spotter / tank pocket will accommodate up to a 24″ spotting scope and the mesh pockets are easily inventoried. Side pockets house […]

Master Guide Back Pack II Crooked Horn Outfitter Review

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Master Guide Back Pack II Crooked Horn Outfitter Review Editor: Mike Basic Description of item: Hunting  Day Pack Just the Facts: Constructed from GrizHide material, laminated to weatherproof nylon packcloth: This combination makes for a pack that is water-proof, durable, burr-free and quiet! Unique top pocket was designed to hold your spotting scope and tripod […]

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