Exo Journal

Mark Huelsing
Backcountry First Aid — Assessment, Treatment, & First-Aid Kits for Hunters

Backcountry First Aid — Assessment, Treatment, & First-Aid Kits for Hunters

Living in the backcountry can be dangerous — especially for hunters. In addition to hiking in treacherous terrain and dealing with difficult weather conditions, backcountry hunters deal with the potential of unintended harm from firearms, broadheads, and knives. Here is what you should know, and have, to be prepared...

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Mark Huelsing
Backpack Hunting Masterclass with onX Maps

Backpack Hunting Masterclass with onX Maps

Mark from Exo Mtn Gear joins Dylan from onX Maps for a live webinar all about backpack hunting. Watch a recording of Mark's presentation that covers lessons he has learned from a decade's worth of backpack hunting, his advice for how to get started in backpack hunting, and why things go wrong on backpack hunts.

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Mark Huelsing
How To Minimize Your Water Runs On Backpack Hunts

How To Minimize Your Water Runs On Backpack Hunts

After living, backpacking, and hunting in some of the driest parts of the country for more than a decade, I have learned how to maximize ways to find and use water, and minimize how much time and effort I spend ensuring I have enough water. Here are some of the lessons I have learned...

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Mark Huelsing
Don't Just Tinker With Gear. Work On Yourself.

Don't Just Tinker With Gear. Work On Yourself.

Good gear helps a good hunter, but gear doesn't make a successful hunter. Instead of just tinkering with gear, here are some of the ways you can work on yourself to become a more capable and effective hunter.

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