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alpen monocular 8x25
4.3

Alpen 8×25 Model 120 Monocular Review

I'm a fan of the monocular form factor because a monocular is small and light. If you have one, there's never a reason to leave it behind, so you can get that close-up view of a mountain goat on the side of a c...
alpen shasta ridge binoculars
4.5

Alpen Shasta Ridge Binocular Review

A good pair of binoculars will open your eyes to a world you didn't know existed. With sharp and clear optics that let in a lot of light, suddenly the smudge a 1,000 yards away turns into a bedded down buck. Wi...
hunting with binoculars

Why You Need to Hunt with a Good Set of Binoculars

I've known a lot of guys who rely on their rifle scopes to act as their binoculars -- and I've been that guy myself. Unfortunately, your rifle scope isn't the safest way to check out something moving in the bru...
hunting rangefinders

Gear Guide: Best Rangefinders for Hunting

Laser rangefinders for hunting are becoming must-have gear for bowhunters, muzzleloaders, and rifle hunters. For a bowhunter, a 10-yard mistake can mean the difference between a successful shot and a regrettabl...
razor-lite razor-blaze knife

Outdoor Edge Razor-Lite Knife Review

I am not particularly good at sharpening a knife. Could I be? With enough practice, yes, but right now it's not on my get-it-done list. Enter the Outdoor Edge Razor-Lite hunting knife, which includes a new Razo...
fly-fishing-rod-reel-combos

The Best Fly Fishing Rod and Reel Combo for the Money

One of the hardest fly fishing choices for beginners is finding and choosing a good fly rod and reel combo. You probably understand that a good rod will help you learn and make it easier to cast and catch fish ...
gopro-hero4-silver
4.5

The Last GoPro Review You’ll Ever Need

With the brand new GoPro HERO4 Black and HERO4 Silver, the challenge isn't figuring out which GoPro version you need -- that's easy. The challenge isn't even choosing which action sports camera to buy, no, the ...