Irwin Greenstein, publisher of the fine online publication Shotgun Life, let us in on a little-known fact. He wrote to The WON and stated, “Shotgun Life got an exclusive on the new Perazzi Ladies Sporter. We gave it to the GRITS to have at it. Thought you’d interested.”
When you do something new for the first time, it can be scary, or even intimidating. Before last month, I had a fear about setting up my own treestand. I consider myself to be a novice hunter since I just starting bowhunting last fall. With that being said, I have many exciting firsts still ahead. […]
One of my favorite things about the outdoor industry is the continuous development of really cool products. Shooting, hunting and fishing are the three outdoor sports that I participate in the most. Shooting with a trainer or someone who has more experience than I do is a plus because I can receive immediate feedback about […]
There is yet another urinal on the market specifically designed to assist females in discreetly relieving themselves while enjoying the outdoors. This device can be used in numerous situations where it is necessary for a female to be inconspicuous when nature calls — while boating, camping, hiking, participating in many outdoor activities, or for use […]
Now that turkey season is behind us and we are progressing into the dog days of summer, I am looking forward to sharing information on some really useful and exciting off-season products with readers. Before I do that, I wanted to bring you two last turkey hunting products that brought me success this past season […]
The Hatfield Tactical Racker, according to Jennifer Yoder, is definitely a great addition to any GLOCK, ensuring her ability to easily clear a jam or chamber a round in any situation. Read how it alleviates the difficulty of properly racking a pistol.
Got your eyes and ears on? That’s a line of questioning you’ve heard if you go to the shooting range. The Guru Huntress tested Revision’s SawFly shooter’s glasses and gives them a thumbs-up in this review at her blog at The WON.
Using the Caldwell’s DeadShot Field Pod paid off for Beth Cowgill during opening morning of Missouri spring turkey season. Not only does the DeadShot Field Pod provide a place for you to rest your gun while waiting for that gobbler to come in, it also allows for a steady shot placement.
After a vicious case of Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever a few years, Gretchen Steele has become a one-woman tick anti-terrorism force. Read about the warrior from Sawyer Products, that will fight this battle for you.
“Looking through my binoculars, usually into the tops of trees from a great distance and for an extended period of time, I often experience a glare or ghosting, making it hard to see clearly and causing eye fatigue,” writes Nancy Jo Adams. That’s why she likes Eyeshield by Field Optics Research.
One of the biggest struggles I have with my current range bag is the single shoulder strap and how much weight it puts on my shoulder when I load it up with guns and gear. The Ghurka distributes this weight evenly because it’s a backpack! Read as Beth Cowgill states her case in Range Bag vs. Backpack.
How many times have you strained your back trying to drag a deer out of the woods or trying to load it onto your ATV or into your truck by yourself? Marti Davis found a great product for outdoorsmen and women, farmers or anyone who uses an ATV or UTV hauling heavy items. Read how Hook-A-Rack will save your back and save you time.
Even our firearms can get an Extreme Makeover these days. Marti Davis located a company, Camo Solutions, out of Evening Shade, Arkansas, that are aftermarket camo dipping specialists. The owners, Don and Sally Mullis are also hunters and have firsthand knowledge of the importance of protecting quality hunting equipment.
Read Katherine Browne’s review of Redington’s Chena River Waders for women, and why even though her waders tend to have short, painful lifespans, she would recommend them to both aspiring female flyfishers and more experienced anglers.
Once I decided the type of holster best suited my needs for concealment, I had to find a manufacturer. The companies that I usually purchase from, companies that I know to be reputable, did not offer concealment holsters for the P238. Read about the Cozy Partner manufactured by Desantis, which Sara Ahrens found to fit her P238 at The WON’s Gear Court.
Unlike most women, the Guru Huntress is not into scents but instead into “scent control.” Her nose for news includes finding the very best scent-control products out there and for laundry, she uses Tink’s Vanish. Read why here.
This wonderful Merino wool zip-up turtleneck with long tails and thumbholes is my go-to item for cold weather everything. The wool is a soft, fine wool, not the coarse scratchy wool of earlier generations. This wool is next-to-your-skin soft. Read Terry Scoville’s review of the Icebreaker Women’s 260 Tech Top and why she doesn’t leave home without it.
The features of the P238 that appeal to Sara Ahrens are its compact size, the 1911 style frame, the adjustable front and rear sights with night sights, and the feel of the grip. The P238 is solidly constructed. These are just some of the features that tempt Sara to buy this firearm after doing her review. You’ll also enjoy reading about her disassembly and reassembly experience.
We come to rely on our Guru Huntress’s tips and this week, she reviews the Firefly Electronic Wind Detector, something we think is going to be on every hunter’s “please, Santa, can I have this early?” list.
There appears to be more than a trace of evidence that Crimson Trace has hit the target with their new laser grip for the Ruger LCP. Read Marti Davis’ review on how they work with her new carry pistol, a Ruger LCP 380.
As with a lot of Hunter’s Specialties products these days, the Drag Harness and Game Cleaning Kit was sentenced to a life of use with this Gear Court juror, Danielle Wiedenhoeft. Read Danielle’s gracious review, it’ll probably cause you to go get one for yourself.
Safe drinking water when you’re hiking the backcountry is always a concern, but the Katadyn Hiker Water Filter has the answer. Traci Schauf shares with you a couple of her own tests of the Katadyn and says that watching the cool video on the Katadyn site will make you want to go hiking today.
One of the biggest issues that women have with diaphragm turkey calls is finding one that actually fits properly. Typically the structure of the roof palate (palatum durum) in females is narrower and higher than that of males. The roof palate is bound by the alveolar arches and gums. The alveolar arches, the hard portions […]