What To Know When Buying Binoculars

We are asked nearly every day:  “What are your best binoculars?”  And every day we answer:  “How do you plan on using them?”  We are not trying to be evasive with our answer, but the truth of the matter is – the best binoculars for one purpose may be the worse binoculars for another.  We […]

Why Range Finders are Perfect for the BackCountry

Outdoor enthusiasts love to guess about all sorts of things.  We guess how many stars are in the Milky Way, we guess how fast a deer runs or we might even guess about how long it will be until that big, dark cloud dumps rain us.  But there are times when guessing in the backcountry […]

Five Life Skills for BackCountry Enjoyment

As outdoor enthusiasts spend more and more time in our backcountry, a handful of skills become more and more essential.  All of these skills are easy to learn and add considerably to the overall enjoyment of spending time out-of-doors.  The key word here is enjoyment.  In order to enjoy ourselves, we must be comfortable with […]

Geocaching:  A Great Way To Get Outdoors

If you’re tired of hiking the same trail or picnicking at the same park, then Geocaching may be exactly what you’re looking for.  Geocaching, pronounced gee-o-cashing, is the high tech version of a treasure hunt.  Armed with nothing but a handheld GPS unit and a thirst for excitement, you’re off for new adventures and the […]