Exo Mtn Gear Blog — dialed in hunter

Solo Hunting in the Backcountry

Solo hunting the backcountry is definitely not for everyone, but with proper forethought, coupled with a sound mind, it can be one of the most rewarding ways to hunt. Here is what you need to know about solo hunting in the backcountry...

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How to Plan an Out-of-State Backpack Hunt

The possibility of hunting out of state is becoming a reality for more and more folks.  When I was younger, I thought I would never be able to do something like that.  I remember thinking how it must be such a hassle and way out of my price range.  In reality, however, an out of state hunt is totally doable for the blue-collar hunter.  Doing the hunt as a backpack-style trip only adds to the level of adventure.  That was actually how I pulled off my very first out of state hunt.  Since then, the idea of doing it on...

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Finding A Hunting Partner — Choose Wisely

I have paid a great deal of attention to what makes a good hunting partner and how to go about choosing one. Here are some of the key things you should consider in a hunting partnership...

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Backcountry to the Backyard — Thoughts on Balancing Family and Hunting

I don’t think I am the only one that wrestles with balancing the backcountry and family life.  I have tried my best to balance these things, and I am always striving to do better. My addiction isn’t going anywhere and neither is life at home. So here is how I handle it...

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