With Spring Turkey season right around the corner it is time to
think about the turkey vest that is right for you. The RedHead
Striker turkey vest might remind you of your first vest. The beauty
of the Striker vest lies in its simplicity. It is a well laid out
vest and very functional, it is quiet...
With the third installment of our Cool Calibers blog I will be
successful at focusing on a more-obscure and less appreciated
caliber in rifle, handgun and now shotgun. I am hoping to continue
this pattern for the following installments, but I might just run
out of shotgun calibers to focus on. Which...
The Bass Pro Shops Altoona Gifts Department does product demos and
sampling just about every weekend at the store! We call it Try
Before You Buy and it's a great way to explore some of the flavors
about which you may be curious. This weekend it was two of the
Swamp People brand sauces, so today we...
So a few months back I focused on tracking goals, meals and
workouts for a certain health/fitness goal. I was very old school
with this article. I mean I suggested using pen and paper for
goodness sakes! And I was suggesting generalized tracking, not so
specifics. In this day and age with...
There is SO much going on here this weekend! Take time to plan the
next outing and adventure with your group of friends! Bring the
family in to meet the PBR Riders in town for the PBR Event at Wells
Fargo Arena! Here's the lineup! Meet the Riders of the PBR! The PBR
is in town at Wells Fargo Arena...
Think back to the first gun you ever shot. What was it? Dad’s first
rifle? Or perhaps your great-uncle’s squirrel gun? Well more than
likely it was a .22 of some kind. There are several variations of
.22 which includes Short, Long, Long Rifle and Magnum. It is the
most commonly owned caliber in the...
Bass Pro Shops Altoona Greeter Ted Witthoft has hunted for years.
Recently he went to South Dakota on a goose hunting trip and has
nothing be wonderful things to say about his BONE-DRY hunting gear.
Bone-Dry Hunting Clothing "I am an avid hunter of everything -
waterfowl, pheasant, quail, deer,...
If you’re a first time backpacker you need to make the decision of
who you would like to team up with, if anyone at all. Partner up
with an experienced backpacker or a group (4-6 people
typically) Someone with knowledge is good for peace of mind and
also makes it more fun than going it alone. You...
Hunting in the Spring you never know what the weather is going to
be like. Not only do you have to make sure you have all your
hunting gear but dress accordingly as well. Depending where you are
hunting and for how long you should take an extra layer just in
case. Getting ready for the hunt in the...
However you describe the new season, one thing for sure is
that with Spring comes unpredictable weather. Hot, cold, rainy,
windy, tornados… the list goes on. The Gift Department at Bass Pro
Shops offers a great selection of Weather Stations and Weather
Radios. The Weather Alert Radio by Midland is...
Nothing wakes up the spirit of a boater than to see the ice
disappear from the area lakes and rivers. Hallelujah, this is now
happening all around us in the Midwest! But before you hunt a new
lunker for your wall or fill up the freezer with fresh fish,
proceed with caution and protect your boat. My...
When To Replace Your Shoes A pair of standard running shoes
will last about 6 months. However, there are many factors that
influence how often to replace your shoes. If you use running shoes
for everyday use they will not last as long. Running in old or worn
out shoes can lead to running injuries....