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Buying Guide for Deer Hunters on Your Gift List

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December 12, 2017
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The great thing about having deer hunters on your holiday shopping list? They always need new or upgraded gear! Here’s a memory-jogger on some of the latest and greatest sure to please any deer hunter from beginner to hardcore!

oculus phase binoculars 300Oculus Phaze Binoculars

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Next to a rifle and ammo or a bow and arrows, the most important deer hunting tool for success and safety is binoculars. Oculus Phaze Binoculars prove premium optical performance can be found in a mid-price range. Top-grade ED-5 glass, multi-layers of SpectreX coating, a tough magnesium frame, perfect sizing, and tried and true 10X42 power/proportions make these the first and last pair of hunting binoculars any deer hunter will ever need.


RedH daypackRedHead Eliminator 2-in-1 Day Hunting Pack

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Deer hunters don’t need a big backpack; they need versatility. The RedHead Eliminator day hunting pack is the most versatile hunting half-day or full-day backpack going. The bottom detaches to become a high-capacity waist pack. Features include a light built into the shoulder strap, hydration reservoir compatibility, yoked shoulder strap with carry handle, adjustable padded mesh waist belt, and much more. 


hunting boots 300RedHead RCT Momentum Insulated Waterproof Hunting Boots

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Sometimes, especially for stand hunting for deer, simplicity in a hunting boot is best. The RedHead CT Momentum is an insulated, pull-on, knee-high boot combining natural insulating and waterproof 4.5mm neoprene with a rubber shell over the foot for durable 100 percent waterproof protection. 800 gram 3M Thinsulate Ultra insulation will block out the bitter cold during long sits on the stand. These boots will keep you warm and dry on stand no matter what the conditions – and that’s what every deer hunter really needs. 


safety harness 300Hunter Safety System HSS Treestalker Safety Vest / Harness

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The rule is hard and fast … and lifesaving. DO NOT HUNT FROM A TREESTAND WITHOUT A MODERN SAFETY HARNESS – PERIOD. The Hunter Safety System HSS Treestalker Safety Vest/Harness is a non-bulky and lightweight system designed for ease of use and comfort in every way. Quick on/off, four large storage pockets, even handy built-ins to help backpacking a treestand and securing optics. Includes a suspension relief system and a lineman’s climbing belt. Maximum weight capacity: 250 pounds. 

treestand 300 

API Outdoors Ultra-Steel 2-Person 18' Ladder Stand

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When it comes to treestands for deer hunting, size equates to comfort and safety. With a huge 40-inch wide by 33-inch deep platform, the API Outdoors 2-Person treestand is spacious for two hunter and luxurious for a solo. The seat is 37 inches wide by 14 inches deep and includes a 2-inch thick padded cushion. The padded shooting rail adjusts for length and height. The seat will flip up out of the way for secure, accurate standing shots. Includes two full-body safety harnesses, a ratchet strap, and two stabilizer straps.


scent control bag300RedHead Scent Control Bag

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$49.99 - $69.99

The RedHead Scent Control Bag keeps foreign odors away from your hunting clothes while traveling to and at hunting camp. Made of durable 840D nylon with rugged, no skid PVC bottom. Main compartment features an interior silver lining to lock out all unwanted odors. Expandable interior pocket keeps hunting boots separated from clothes, protecting them from mud and dirt. Multiple interior mesh pockets hold gear and allow desired cover scent to spread through the bag. Comes in two sizes.


firstaid kit 300Bass Pro Shops Expedition First Aid Kit

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A comprehensive first aid kit belongs in the bottom of every deer hunter’s daypack. It should permanently live there, so when it’s needed you have it … where you need it. The Bass Pro Shops Expedition First Aid Kit contains medical supplies to treat common injuries for up to 10 people over six days including tick bites and insect stings – plus an instructional manual on dealing with backwoods emergencies.


skin gloves300RedHead Next to Skin Gloves for Men

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These amazing gloves pull double duty. On their own they offer snug, comfortable fit with great agility and range of motion. They are super lightweight featuring a 4-way stretch performance fleece shell with silicone printed palms for grip. All this makes the RedHead Next to Skin Glove the perfect chill-buster for cool mornings in the woods. When the temps drop, they are a great base layer glove under larger insulated gloves or mittens.


merino socks 300RedHead Ultra 2.0 Merino Wool Socks

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There’s no better material for hunting socks in cold weather … or warm weather … than Merino wool. Versatile and comfortable, the RedHead Ultra 2.0 Wool Socks give active men or women premium wool blend performance for whatever they are tackling. This midweight sock employs targeted full cushioned areas throughout the leg and key impact zones for optimized support and comfort. Quality Merino Wool construction offers the natural moisture-wicking, temperature regulation, and odor resistance of wool in a comfortable, performance boot sock. Made in USA.


rangefinder 300Nikon ProStaff 3i Rangefinder

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Compact, lightweight and ergonomic, the Nikon ProStaff 3i rangefinder combines quality optics with powerful performance to stay on target. Provides accurate yardage measurements from 8-650 yards in precise 0.1 yard increments. Packed with technology to ensure true measurements. Switches easily between Horizontal Distance display mode and Actual Distance display mode to utilize Nikon's ID (Incline/Decline) Technology to give you true distance on angled shots.


bone collector ml300Thompson/Center Triumph Bone Collector .50 Caliber Magnum Muzzleloader

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Do you have a deer hunter on your gift list who’s ready to take on the challenge of muzzleloading? If so, this T/C is the perfect rifle to get them started … and keep them going. Designed with Michael Waddell, the Thompson/Center Triumph Bone Collector .50 Muzzleloader is loaded with features to deliver great accuracy and performance. Includes a FlexTech composite stock, four Energy Burners to reduce recoil by 43%, traction grip panels on the forend, and a Weather Shield corrosion-resistant finish. Made in USA.


enduraskin shorts300RedHead EnduraSkin Shorts With Scentinel

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The RedHead EnduraSkin Shorts are perfect as a high-performance base layer without the snug feel of full-length pants - 90% polyester/10% spandex construction gives these men's base-layer shorts a snug yet flexible fit for balanced comfort. Game-changing SCENTINEL Scent Control Technology pairs 2 powerful scent-reducing enhancements. Zeolite Technology traps odor molecules before they can reach your target, while embedded, antimicrobial silver prevents the growth of odor-causing bacteria. Recharges with just a standard wash cycle. Flatlock stitching, tag-less design, and strategic airflow panels for superior comfort and ventilation. Machine washable.



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