OutdoorHub Editor: Keenan Crow 01.25.21 Each year, Christmas wreaths are placed at the graves of fallen heroes in the National Cemetery in Grafton, West Virginia. What happens to them at the end of the holiday season? In previous years, the wreaths would simply be thrown away, but members of the West Virginia BASS Nation fishing organization
The latest ski parody film, ‘Hotdoggin’ Hans,’ is worth a watch. Think an old dog can’t learn new tricks? Well, this old dog doesn’t need to — Hotdog Hans’ tricks are still as fire as they were 45 years ago. X Games medalist Alex Ferreira stars in this parody as Hotdog Hans, a used-to-be king
The Fujifilm GFX100S is built around a 102-megapixel medium format sensor. Fujifilm today introduced the GFX100S mirrorless medium format camera that offers similar performance to the GFX100 which debuted in 2019, but with a smaller form factor and a considerably lower price. Like the GFX100, the Fujifilm GFX100S features a 102-megapixel back-illuminated CMOS sensor with
Designed in the U.S. for North American skiers, Atomic’s newest skis deliver epic days in all conditions on all terrain. Atomic is making big promises for the 2021-2022 season, with a new range of skis made by — and for — North American skiers. After 3 weeks of testing, we can confirm: Boy, do Atomic’s new
Photo By Dutch Dyer “The cold morning air in Bojanala can make you hunt those warm rays of South African sunshine just to break the chill,” explains Dutch Dyer. “Several hours into a guided photo safari in the Pilanesberg Game Reserve, we had been on the hunt for some of that sunshine along with what
Derrek Sigler 01.25.21 Whenever there is some kind of serious emergency, whether it’s a natural disaster, or a national crisis, basic things can be scarce. In these times, you can rest easy, because you have the life skills of a true outdoor enthusiast. It’s not a bad idea to have a simple, portable fishing kit handy
Take a peek at emerging products from the sometimes cutting-edge, sometimes quirky world of gear design. Explore the grid or click through for a slideshow. January 28, 2021 | By Mary Murphy Share now: Support us! GearJunkie may earn a small commission from affiliate links in this article. Learn more. View: ☷ Grid ☰ List ❏ Slideshow
Photo By Krish Chandran Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Mottled Wood Owls” by Krish Chandran. Location: Pune, India. Want to get your images in the running for a Photo of the Day feature? Photo of the Day is chosen from various galleries, including Assignments, Galleries and Contests. Assignments have weekly winners that are featured on the website
OutdoorHub Editor: Keenan Crow 01.26.21 If you asked the hard-core upland hunters which is their favorite type of shotgun to carry in the woods, I’d go out on a limb and say the majority will answer an over/under in either 20 or 28-gauge. Now some may prefer 410 bore, or a 12-gauge, while others are more
Listen To The Article animals Watering animals in the winter can be a huge headache for both small-scale homesteaders and large-scale farmers, especially if you’re off-grid. Certain animals, like dairy cows, need lots of water to keep up production. Producing 10-plus gallons of milk per day means they have to drink a lot more than
Tree saddles are growing in popularity. But treestands have their place in the woods. Which is best for you? The guys at The Hunting Public spend a lot of time in trees. And for the past few years, they’ve leaned into a tree saddle setup from the brand Tethrd. The packability and lightness of a
Congratulations to Saradwata Sarkar for winning the Fall Sunsets Assignment with the image, “The Belt of Venus on the Grand Canyon.” See more of Sarkar’s photography at www.fromdelhitocali.com. View the winning image and a selection of submissions in the gallery below. And be sure to check out our current photography assignment here and enter your best shots!
OutdoorHub Editor: Keenan Crow 01.27.21 A senator in San Francisco has introduced a bill to ban black bear hunting throughout the state of California. Setting aside a thriving bear population and numerous reports of conflicts involving run-ins with people at popular tourist spots. On Monday, state Sen. Scott Wiener (D) introduced Senate Bill 252, “The Bear
ice fishing If you’ve ever driven by a lake during winter in the colder states, there’s often an angler or two out there by a hole on the ice, waiting for the catch. Ice fishing has been practiced for thousands of years, but it will only yield its rewards after great patience, knowledge and skill.
If you’ve spent any time in a CrossFit box (aka gym), you know Nike Metcons. Named after the common high-intensity metabolic conditioning workouts that make up much of CrossFit, Nike’s newest CrossFit release is a welcome variation to one of the company’s most popular shoes. The Nike Metcon 6 FlyEase sports all of the features of
The Sony Alpha 1 features a new 50.1-megapixel full-frame stacked image sensor. Sony today introduced the Alpha 1, the new flagship camera of its full-frame mirrorless system. The Alpha 1 includes several benchmark-setting improvements over the company’s previous flagship, the a9 II, that make it an incredibly powerful camera for both landscape and wildlife photography.
OutdoorHub Editor: Keenan Crow 01.26.21 A fisherman in New Zealand received a slap in the face after a shark stole a kingfish off his line and then swam off with the expensive lure he used to catch it. The video opens after the shark has already chomped the kingfish off this angler’s line. You’ll notice the
Forgo the bulk and up your EDC game with the best minimalist wallets available. Here’s a hard truth: we don’t see baggy jeans coming back any time soon. And these fitted pants we’re wearing now just don’t have room for the bulky wallets that we grew up with. Slim and sleek, minimalist wallets are a
The 900 miles along the California Pacific Coast, strewn with dramatic rocky cliffs, sandy beaches, majestic mountains, desert lands and redwood forests, offer enormous opportunity for photography. Coastal redwoods occupy a narrow strip of land approximately 470 miles in length and 5 to 47 miles in width along the Pacific Coast; the most southerly grove is in
OutdoorHub Editor: Keenan Crow 01.25.21 Last summer, wildlife officials set out to capture a grizzly bear in southwestern Wyoming that had been preying on calves in the Upper Green River Basin area. The bear turned out to be well known by biologists, and has been confirmed as the oldest on record in the Yellowstone region. In
OutdoorHub Editor: Keenan Crow 01.21.21 A deer in Kansas City, Missouri was found trapped in a newly-poured basement foundation with no way of getting out. Officials with the Missouri Department of Conservation responded to help rescue the deer, but it wanted absolutely nothing to do with the two conservation officers. Cpl. Aaron Post and Cpl. Doug
Looking for more off-the-beaten-path skiing options? Copper Mountain has a new uphill program just for you. Given the popularity of uphill skiing this season, Copper Mountain in Colorado has expanded its uphill program. It features four expanded uphill routes and, brand-new this season, two daytime routes (Routes 3 and 4). Route 1 starts at Skid Road
Lead viewers of your photographs through a scenic journey by incorporating lines into your images. Strategically placed, you control where the viewer enters your image, how the viewer’s eye travels through the image and even direct the viewer to the most important elements within your photos. The lines can be bold and pronounced or soft
After two chairlifts from the same manufacturer fell off their cables, one key component has come under close inspection. For many downhill skiers, the idea of a chairlift falling from the cable will send shivers down the spine. It’s extremely unlikely, but horrifying nonetheless. Within one month, chairlifts at two different ski resorts in the
Derrek Sigler 01.22.21 There are several reasons to keep your guns in a gun safe. They represent an expense and investment, as well as being something that you want to keep out of the hands of others, including kids. What kind of gun safe is best for you? What are the differences between various gun safes?
5 Winter Survival Skills That Will Keep You Warm, Dry, And Alive Every different climate delivers a unique set of challenges in a survival scenario, and winter is no exception. If you aren’t too careful, the frigid wind and cold can immobilize you with frostbite and then kill you off with hypothermia. In this article,
A good hangboard is the most effective tool available to rock climbers training to improve their capabilities. Check out the best hangboards of 2021. It is no secret that the popularity of climbing is actively booming. Before the pandemic throwing a wrench in the industry’s plans, 75 new climbing gyms were scheduled to open in
OutdoorHub Editor: Keenan Crow 01.22.21 In this episode of TFBTV‘s #GunFest2021 coverage, James meets with Kristen of @511Tactical to talk about the new 5.11 pants coming out for 2021. 5.11 has generously agreed to give away a pair of these new pants to one lucky viewer that watches this video. Check it out. [embedded content] ««« GUN
Get your furry friend ready to hit the trail with the best dog backpacks. From big gear haulers to sleek saddlebags, there’s something for every pup. It’s hard to beat the fun of adventuring with your four-legged friend. But the extra gear can add up. This is where a good dog backpack comes into play.
Congratulations to Jessica Nelson for winning the Fall Wildlife Assignment with the image, “Tufted Titmouse Fall.” See more of Nelson’s work at www.thegagglephotography.com. View the winning image and a selection of submissions in the gallery below. And be sure to check out our current photography assignment here and enter your best shots! Winner: “Tufted Titmouse Fall”