Legend: *highly recommend

Gear and gadgets of 2017-18

BIG GAME
Climbing gear – Lone wolf hanger x2 and climber*. Lone wolf climbing sticks x4 (modified to have rope attachment). HSS harness system and tree rope.
Archery equip – Mathews Z7 extreme @ 70 pounds with 27.5” drawl, Easton Axis arrows, Rage chisel tip (mechanical) and Slick Trick standard broadheads, Spott Hogg Hunter 5 pin*, Tight Spot quiver*, QAD Ultra Rest
Firearms – No rifle used this year, Shotgun- Savage 220 mounted w/ Vortex Diamondback 2-7x shooting 3” Remington Accu-tips
Clothing – First Lite Allegheny bottoms*, UA coldgear shirt, Core 4 element lightweight merino shirt, Core 4 element assault shirt*, First Lite Uncompagre vest, ScentLok fleece sweatshirt, ScentLok Fleece pants, First Lite Woodbury Jacket*, Sitka 90% pants, Sitka 90% jacket*, Sitka incinerator mitts*, UA H.A.W. Boots (uninsulated and 800g weight, discontinued)*,
Misc gear – Outdoorsmans Optics Pack (western), Sitka Tool Bucket (whitetail)*, Vortex Ranger 1000*, Steiner Predator 8×42 binos, custom Buck Knife*
Camping gear – Kelty cosmic down sleeping bag*, Sea to summit reactor sleeping bag liner*, Sea to summit compression sacks*, Primus ETA Express Stove*, Leki Corklite trekking poles*,

WATERFOWL
Firearms – Winchester SX3 12 gauge w/ Kicks chokes and Winchester DryLock or Blindside Ammo
Clothing – Base layer: UA Coldgear shirt, core4element merino wool shirt, First lite Allegheny bottom*; Insulating layer: UA Hoodie, Cabelas 3⁄4 zip fleece (hi loft, discontinued)*, First Lite Uncompaghre Vest*, Drake Jean Cut wader pants*, Cabelas fleece wader pants, Sitka Dakota Jacket*, Cabelas Northern Flight One Strap Waders* Decoys – Zink Avian X duck decoys, Higdon splasher, Lucky Duck HD Spinner*, Bigfoot Canadas*, Hardcore lesser canadas, Real-geese Silhouette decoys*
Boat – Crestliner Retriever Jon Deluxe 1760*, Mercury 40hp outboard, Sportspal X13 Canoe* with Mariner 3 hp motor
Misc Gear – Cabelas blind bag, Avery Power hunter shoulder bag, Peet power cell portable boot dryer*

Film Gear

Gopro 5 for POV/2n d angle w/ Remo (great camera, horrible battery life in <32F)*, Canon Vixia R500 (older, but smallcamcorder which means I’m likely to pack it with me, does shoot in 1080), Rode video micro microphone, slate river ez aim mount for GoPro, 4t h arrow stiff arm*, Iphone 7 for random snaps and videos*, anker powercore portable charger, Final Cut Pro for editing, Canon T5i dSLR, Flexible tripod for mounting camcorder and GoPro to limbs, etc