Author: joelev

The 18 Best Knives of 2019, Tested

Gear We put the top folders, fixed blades, and replaceable blades through the wringer to see which models make the cut A head to head comparison of the latest knives from leading manufacturers to see which blades are the sharpest, most durable, and comfortable to handle in fishing or… Powered by WPeMatico

9 Essentials to Hunt Like a Mountain Man

Gear If you’ve ever wanted to take wild game the way Jeremiah Johnson and Hugh Glass did, here’s where to start Hunting wild game with primitive weapons and tools is a challenge, but with the right gear, it’s one of the most unique experiences in the outdoors. Powered by WPeMatico

3 Strategies for Catching More Winter Wahoo

Fishing When the seas get rough in paradise, test your back, shoulder, and arms on hard-hitting scissor jaws Wahoo migrate south during winter, and the key to finding fish, is following their favorite baits. Powered by WPeMatico

3 Egg-Fly Tricks to Catch More Steelhead

Fishing Take the guesswork out of egg-fly selection to catch more steelheead on Great Lakes tributaries from Minnesota to New York There is no single egg pattern that works better than others, but there are elements of egg patterns that can help you trigger a strike. Powered by WPeMatico

Will Scaring Asian Carp Prevent them from Spreading?

Fishing A project to keep invasive Asian carp from entering Kentucky’s Lake Barkley that stalled because of the government shutdown is back on track Researchers hope an air compressor that produces bubbles continuously, along with a blaring underwater sound machine, will deter the bighead and silver subspecies of… Powered by WPeMatico

How to Pickle Pike

The Cast-Iron Chef A simple recipe for making bite-sized snacks you can share on the ice all month long The northern pike is a great fish to catch and to eat. It doesn’t take many pike to make a meal, though some people don’t like to cook pike at all because of the many Y… Powered by WPeMatico

The Best Budget Optics from SHOT Show 2019

Gear Outdoor Life’s optics editor’s favorite budget-friendly scopes and binoculars of the year It seems every year, as lens technologies improve and materials become easier to obtain, optics manufacturers are producing better, high-quality scopes and binoculars… Powered by WPeMatico