Author Archives: John Stallone

August 30

Hunting Backpack Review Announcement 2018

Hunting Backpack Review Announcement 2018 I am super excited to announce that we will be conducting a hunting backpack review over the next couple of months. I have been unable to contractually review backpacks for a few years and its time to find the next best pack to suit my needs, so I figured you […]

August 23

Tim Gilligham Extreme Shot Angles 9.50

Tim Gilligham Extreme Shot Angles 9.50 podcast episode Tim Gilligham Extreme Shot Angles 9.50 Tim Gillingham and I discuss shooting your bow at extreme angles and how to shoot extreme angles: 1) We talk about shooting at extreme angles and what are some of the things to consider 2) We talk about how to level […]

August 15

Spot and Stalk Archery Antelope Hunting

Spot and Stalk Archery Antelope Hunting How to be more effective at Spot and Stalk Archery Antelope Hunting This is a basic transcription from my podcast I did recently with Finding Backcountry  on Spot and Stalk Archery Antelope Hunting. These are some of the questions I was asked about Spot and Stalk Archery Antelope Hunting and the short […]

August 08

Hunting And Fitness : Ramping it up before the Season Opener

Hunting And Fitness : Ramping it up before the Season Opener It occurred to me more than a few years ago that nothing I was doing in the gym really got me to where I needed to be come hunting season. Each year I would bust my butt to get “In Shape” for my hunts […]

August 06

How to fit your backpack to your body – Proper backpack adjustment

How To Fit A Backpack I suffered for many seasons using a backpack that was not suited for me, and of course I didn’t realize until I had a proper fitting backpack what I was missing . FIT IS EVERYTHING, and not every pack fits every person. The proper pack makes a 40 lb. load […]

August 04

Copper vs Lead bullets… Are you poisoning your game meat?

Copper vs Lead bullets for hunting … Are you poisoning your game meat? So I decided to go down this rabbit hole hoping I could find some definitive answers to my questions: Does shooting game with lead bullets really increase your Blood lead levels? Are there ways to process game to minimize your risk? What […]

July 20

Spot and Stalk Hunting … for the not sneaky

Spot and Stalk Ambush Hunting … Spot and Stalk Hunting … for the not sneaky Many of us use spot and stalk strategies in our hunting especially in big open areas. This style of hunting requires the hunter to be : 1) proficient at glassing 2) able to pick a route and execute it 3) […]

July 17

 Top 50 Bed Bug Cities List

 Top 50 Bed Bug Cities List I do a lot of traveling and often stay at some less than desirable  motels for my hunting adventures and bed bugs are always in the back of my mind. So I try to keep an eye out for obvious signs of bed bugs when I am traveling and […]

July 16

Perform better in the field and on the range:

Perform better in the field and on the range: By John Stallone CSCS,BS Exercise Physiology,  MS Rangeland Management and Ecology It’s no big secret that the key to precision shooting, from a conditioning stand point is proprioception…. For those of you who are not familiar with the term… proprioception is the sense of the relative […]

June 16

Why Phoenix Shooting bags?

Ultra-Lightweight Shooting Bags Improve Long-Range Accuracy in the Field Phoenix Shooting Bags front and rear bags weigh just a few ounces, can be carried into the backcountry.     Created by hunters through trial and error in the field, Phoenix Shooting Bags are a one-of-a-kind lightweight and durable shooting bag designed to improve long-range rifle […]