Choosing the Right Diaphragm Reed

My passion is truly calling in elk. But with so many options in diaphragm reeds today, how do you know which one is right for you? Should you go with a raised angle palate plate, a dome reed, a traditional reed or maybe a modified domed reed? It doesn’t matter what style of reed you…

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A “Feel Good” Story Behind Our Pack Design

I was thinking about something today and I thought I’d take a minute to explain. When talking about our packs, there is obviously a lot that Joe and I can tell you as we know them better than anyone. We could get into all the engineering that went into the frame as well as technical…

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The Evolution of Backpacks

         From the moment humans set foot in school or even before, there is an expectation that students and humanity be able to carry their own weight.  This idea is predicated upon human nature’s need for things, comfort and protection.  With the desire and necessity for one to carry their own weight…

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Bears: Out and About Early This Year

It’s March 18, 2021, and it’s already 70 degrees here in the Treasure Valley of Idaho. Bear season is now less than a month away and the snow in the hills is melting fast. Along with that, things are starting to green up down here at 2500′. What does this mean for spring bear season?…

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