Spyderco News Byte
Adventures in East Africa, Volume 3: The Hunt
I love hunting. In Missouri I hit every season for white tail deer. I can’t get enough of it; I guess it’s in my blood. I’ve been hunting ever since I can remember. One thing that I have always been fascinated with was the idea of an African Safari hunt. When I was younger I read stories about Teddy Roosevelt and his big game hunts through East Africa. There is just something mystical about it, man/woman going and doing something so primeval and basic.
Wolverine Espen V-Frame Velocity Boots
Quality footwear is an essential part any outdoor pursuit, especially hunting. Hunting boots need to keep your feet warm, dry, and comfortable. They also need to provide traction and support while walking over rough terrain. The Espen V-Frame Velocity series boot by Wolverine served me well during this past archery season in western Pennsylvania.
Bucking Tradition With a Rugged Camp Knife
Outdoorsmen expect each piece of their gear to perform numerous uses, and rightly so: No backpack or saddle bag has space for dead weight. But we also know that it’s always better to have the right tool for the right job.
City Knives: Compact Urban Companions
“Take care of the ounces and the pounds will take care of themselves.” Olde Backpacker’s axiom, author unknown
It’s zero dark thirty in the morning, mid December. There’s 6”+ of snow on the deck and the snow is still falling at around an inch an hour. I’m working and out slugging through the snow. It’ll be an hour or so before the plows get out. I’m cold, wet, and becoming more tired with every step I take. The knees and back are aching. Now done with the neighborhood I’m in, I head back to the truck to patrol the next neighborhood. As the truck starts, the radio fires up. The ad currently playing on the talk radio station is saying that, “… for every extra pound you’re carrying, it adds 4 ft lbs of pressure to the joints as you walk…” Great timing.
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