Hunting Tips Hunting Tips

Hunting Tips

Whether you’re heading to the Far North for a hunt of lifetime, or you’ve drawn a coveted tag in your home state, learn hunting tips from the experts at KUIU.

Mountain Goat Hunting Mountain Goat Hunting

Mountain Goat Hunting

Sporting long shaggy coats and sleek black horns, they live in the most unforgiving territories, rightfully earning the title: Kings of the Mountain. Read on to learn more about hunting Mounting Goats.

Pronghorn Antelope Hunting Gear List Pronghorn Antelope Hunting Gear List

Pronghorn Antelope Hunting Gear List

In this article, you'll find factors that go into choosing a good antelope hunting gear list that will help you cover a lot of ground and hunt all day long.

Off Season Gear Maintenance Part One Off Season Gear Maintenance Part One

Off Season Gear Maintenance Part One

The off-season is short, and the gear we trust our lives with doesn't get much of a break. This is the time to clean, maintain, and properly store your hunting gear.

Off Season Gear Maintenance Part Two Off Season Gear Maintenance Part Two

Off Season Gear Maintenance Part Two

In this article, you'll get a few best practices and expert tips on how to get the most out of the tools that allow you to get the most out of your hunts.

7 Core Tips For a Successful Mule Deer Hunt 7 Core Tips For a Successful Mule Deer Hunt

7 Core Tips For a Successful Mule Deer Hunt

Turning up a mature mule deer buck on public land may be one of the toughest hunts out there. We sat down with expert mule deer hunting veterans, AJ Kissell and Randy Ulmer, as well as our in-house team of hunters for some mule deer hunting tips.

5 Tips to Make hunting With Kids a Success 5 Tips to Make hunting With Kids a Success

5 Tips to Make hunting With Kids a Success

After years of hunting and filling your own tags, now it's your turn to inspire the next generation of hunters.

Four Questions to Ask Yourself Before Each Hunt Four Questions to Ask Yourself Before Each Hunt

Four Questions to Ask Yourself Before Each Hunt

The challenges you'll face on your upcoming hunts is what drives you to prepare. You train hard, relentlessly research and go all-out to own the best gear.

Top 10 Binocular Tips From Industry Experts Top 10 Binocular Tips From Industry Experts

Top 10 Binocular Tips From Industry Experts

Proper glassing technique is something that can truly improve your hunting success.

Top 5 KUIU Gear For Whitetail Hunting Top 5 KUIU Gear For Whitetail Hunting

Top 5 KUIU Gear For Whitetail Hunting

The needs of a whitetail hunter are as diverse as the areas the deer call home. From Alberta to Mexico, Oregon to Maine, and throughout the heart of the Midwest, whitetail deer and all its sub-species span most of North America.

Preparing for the Cold Weather Hunt Preparing for the Cold Weather Hunt

Preparing for the Cold Weather Hunt

Perhaps nothing has changed the game for cold weather hunting than ultralight gear. Learn to leverage the advantages for your next hunt.

How To Select the Right Pack How To Select the Right Pack

How To Select the Right Pack

With our most recent evolution, the new PRO backpack system adds the plush comfort and steadfast durability you demand for your toughest hunts.

Food For The Hunt Food For The Hunt

Food For The Hunt

For the hunts when everything you need to survive is on your back, we asked a group of experts what their favorite meals are and why.

KUIU Gear For The Active Turkey Hunter KUIU Gear For The Active Turkey Hunter

KUIU Gear For The Active Turkey Hunter

Turkey populations are expanding throughout the country and now inhabit everywhere from valley river bottoms to vast expanses of mountain forest.

Gould's Wild Turkey Hunt Gould's Wild Turkey Hunt

Gould's Wild Turkey Hunt

Gould’s can be found in plentiful populations in the mountains of northern Mexico in the states of Sonora, Chihuahua, Sinaloa, Durango, Zacatecas, Nayarit, Jalisco and Coahuila.

Tactics For better Spring Turkey Hunting By Jay Scott Tactics For better Spring Turkey Hunting By Jay Scott

Tactics For better Spring Turkey Hunting By Jay Scott

Learn about Jay Scott's relentless turkey hunting process and what it takes to get birds on the ground.

Strong or Light? By Greg McHale Strong or Light? By Greg McHale

Strong or Light? By Greg McHale

Greg McHale walks us through his off-season training plan including his adventure racing past.

Top Five Off-Season Hunts Top Five Off-Season Hunts

Top Five Off-Season Hunts

Instead of counting down days until fall, take advantage of these opportunities to hunt year-round with options to fit every budget and skillset.

Ten Tips For Mountain Proofing Your Hunting Bow Ten Tips For Mountain Proofing Your Hunting Bow

Ten Tips For Mountain Proofing Your Hunting Bow

Learn the extra measures you can take to ensure your hunting bow never lets you down.

Setting Up Your Mountain Star 2P Tent Setting Up Your Mountain Star 2P Tent

Setting Up Your Mountain Star 2P Tent

Jason Hairston runs you through how to set up your mountain Star tent in the field.

11 Tips For Hunting Spring Bear 11 Tips For Hunting Spring Bear

11 Tips For Hunting Spring Bear

Spring bear season is here, so we asked our in-house bear experts for some of their best tips.

TAKU Bags - Are You Ready to Get There TAKU Bags - Are You Ready to Get There

TAKU Bags - Are You Ready to Get There

Add confidence to your travel. These water and dust resistant bags add a layer of protection to your gear.

The Benefits Of Routine Rain Gear Maintenance The Benefits Of Routine Rain Gear Maintenance

The Benefits Of Routine Rain Gear Maintenance

Waterproof-breathable garments are the most complex, expensive, and often important pieces to your layering system. Read on to learn how to care for and rejuvenate your hunting rain gear.

Jay Scott On Glassing and Optics Jay Scott On Glassing and Optics

Jay Scott On Glassing and Optics

In this archived live broadcast from KUIU's inaugural Mountain Academy event on June 23rd, 2018, Jay Scott gives a seminar on improving your glassing technique.

Paul Bride on Backcountry Photography Paul Bride on Backcountry Photography

Paul Bride on Backcountry Photography

In this archived live broadcast from KUIU's inaugural Mountain Academy event on June 23rd, 2018, acclaimed outdoor photographer Paul Bride gives a seminar on his approach to documentary-style outdoor photography.

Western States Hunt Application 101 Western States Hunt Application 101

Western States Hunt Application 101

If you’ve ever dreamed of hunting western big game, it’s possible without breaking the bank. Learn the application processes, the points game, and the online resources that will get you on your next hunt.

Brendan Packs a Trophy Brendan Packs a Trophy

Brendan Packs a Trophy

Brendan takes you through how to attach a sheep skull to your pack.

Brendan's AK Grizzly Pack Dump Brendan's AK Grizzly Pack Dump

Brendan's AK Grizzly Pack Dump

Brendan Burns shows what’s in his pack and how he organizes his gear for a multi-day archery grizzly bear hunt in Unalakleet, Alaska.

Allen Bolen - How To Pitch Your Tent Allen Bolen - How To Pitch Your Tent

Allen Bolen - How To Pitch Your Tent

Allen Bolen covers tips and tactics for setting up a floorless shelter.

Allen Bolen - Where to Pitch your Tent Allen Bolen - Where to Pitch your Tent

Allen Bolen - Where to Pitch your Tent

Allen Bolen covers where you should pitch your tent and have to best minimize condensation in a single wall shelter.

Pro Tip - Lining Up Hip Vents Pro Tip - Lining Up Hip Vents

Pro Tip - Lining Up Hip Vents

Something that isn't commonly known is the fact that all our side zippers line up. From your base layer to your rain pants.

Zip-Off Bottoms - Super Down PRO Zip-Off Bottoms - Super Down PRO

Zip-Off Bottoms - Super Down PRO

When the cold sets in and you scramble for your insulated pant, you don't want to have to spend the time to take your boots off. The Super Down Pro pant is fully removable with zippers down the side of both legs.

Platypus Bladder - Full tutorial Platypus Bladder - Full tutorial

Platypus Bladder - Full tutorial

Here is a quick tutorial on where to put your water bladder in KUIU's pack systems and accessories.

Bow Holder Tutorial Bow Holder Tutorial

Bow Holder Tutorial

Shaun Ayers demonstrates how to attach a Bow Holder to your pack.

Brendan Burns on Selecting Sheep Hunts Brendan Burns on Selecting Sheep Hunts

Brendan Burns on Selecting Sheep Hunts

In this archived live broadcast from KUIU's inaugural Mountain Academy event on June 23rd, 2018, KUIU's Brendan Burns gives a seminar summarizing the landscape of sheep hunting.

Jason Hairston on Preparing for a Sheep Hunt Jason Hairston on Preparing for a Sheep Hunt

Jason Hairston on Preparing for a Sheep Hunt

In this archived live broadcast from KUIU's inaugural Mountain Academy event on June 23rd, 2018, KUIU founder Jason Hairston gives a seminar on preparing for a sheep hunt.

Elk Hunting Fundamentals Elk Hunting Fundamentals

Elk Hunting Fundamentals

Hunting elk requires more than just having the right equipment—it requires proper planning and preparation as well. The elk hunting veterans at KUIU have compiled their best tips and tricks for a first-time elk hunt.

How To Get Water on a Sheep Hunt How To Get Water on a Sheep Hunt

How To Get Water on a Sheep Hunt

Hydration is crucial for any hunt, but you also need to make sure you are drinking clean water or your hunt may have to end early. See how Jason and his guides stay hydrated while chasing sheep where water is scarce.

How To Judge a Ram How To Judge a Ram

How To Judge a Ram

Brendan give a quick in field tutorial on how to field judge a ram for size and age.

The Hunting Tradition The Hunting Tradition

The Hunting Tradition

There are so many milestones across the hunter’s life. As the hunting season winds down and the holidays kick off, we at KUIU thought it was the perfect time to take a moment to reflect on what inspires us to get outside throughout the year.

6 Tips For Better Smartphone Photography 6 Tips For Better Smartphone Photography

6 Tips For Better Smartphone Photography

If you're looking to photograph your entire hunt and get the most out of your smartphone camera, this is for you. Here are some simple, yet helpful tips to taking better images in-the-field with your phone.