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Being safe in bear country

Being safe in bear country

A few important tips to help you stay safe in bear country

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Written by: Jake Horton

Tagged as: safety, Skills, black bear, grizzly bear, pepper spray, hunting, sidearm, backcountry

Emergency plan for western hunting

Emergency plan for western hunting

You never know what might happen in the backcountry!

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Written by: Jake Horton

Tagged as: safety, Skills, western hunting, backcountry

The truth about spring bear hunting

The truth about spring bear hunting

Here are a few tips when it comes to your spring bear hunt

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Written by: Jake Horton

Tagged as: safety, Skills, spring, black bear, bear hunting, bears, OTC

Preparing for the worst: Late season safety gear to keep in your truck

Preparing for the worst: Late season safety gear to keep in your truck

Key items to help when you get in a pinch

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Written by: Brady Miller

Tagged as: safety, Skills, winter, late season, gear, snow, trucks

Backcountry first aid kit - the essentials

Backcountry first aid kit - the essentials

A practical approach to safety in the backcountry

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Written by: Dave Barnett

Tagged as: safety, Skills, Gear Shop, gear, hunting, Garmin, backcountry

French animal rights activist goes too far with mosquitos

French animal rights activist goes too far with mosquitos

Says people should let insects “feed” on them as needed

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Written by: Kristen A. Schmitt

Tagged as: News, safety, SCI, anti-hunters, disease

Hunting in grizzly bear country: Sidearm vs bear spray

Hunting in grizzly bear country: Sidearm vs bear spray

Extra protection when you need it most

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Written by: Dave Barnett

Tagged as: safety, Skills, grizzly bear, pepper spray, hunting, sidearm, backcountry

Hunting in grizzly bear country: Safety after you get an animal down

Hunting in grizzly bear country: Safety after you get an animal down

How to ease the tensions of processing game meat in areas with grizzly bears

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Written by: Dave Barnett

Tagged as: safety, field care, Skills, grizzly bear, game processing, camping, hunting, backcountry, food

Altitude sickness and how to prevent it while mountain hunting

Altitude sickness and how to prevent it while mountain hunting

Reducing the risk of altitude-related illnesses

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Written by: Tyler Preszler

Tagged as: safety, Skills, mountains, altitude sickness, backcountry

How to camp safely in grizzly bear country

How to camp safely in grizzly bear country

Selecting and maintaining campsites

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Written by: Dave Barnett

Tagged as: safety, Skills, grizzly bear, camping, hunting, backcountry, food