gear

July 19, 2017
Backpack Hunting Gear

Tips to Conduct a Backcountry Hunting Gear Audit

When is the last time you did a full pack audit? You might be surprised by the amount of unnecessary hunting gear you are lugging around the backcountry. Shedding a few pounds will make your life much easier and help […]
June 21, 2017

Running Supplies Upriver and A Helicopter Rescue

It has been a busy few weeks around here as Ron has been running supplies up the river to our remote main lodge, and continuing to work on our even more remote spike camps throughout the area. Grizzly damage to […]
June 16, 2017

Summer Checklist for the Wilderness Hunter

It might feel like summer just arrived, but it’s time to prepare for your fall hunting adventures. September will be here before you know it and there are plenty of things to be done to get ready. If you’re planning […]
April 11, 2017
Alberta

Gear Tips: Alberta Whitetail Hunts in Cold Weather

At North River Outfitting, our Alberta whitetail deer hunts in November have the tendency to get cold. The weather is highly variable and hunters need to be prepared. Whitetail hunting in Canada can certainly mean cold temperatures. We receive questions […]
April 4, 2017
Backpack

Selecting the Best Backpack for Your Style of Hunting

How to carry all your gear? It’s a common dilemma for many hunters. Some of us will admit to having a pile of different backpacks at home that we’ve tried over the years. There are daypacks, expedition packs, ultralight packs […]
November 18, 2016
BC Clothing Hunting System

Your Clothing System for a British Columbia Hunt

Our British Columbia hunts take place in a remote and rugged wilderness area. Changing weather conditions and physical hunting are the norm, especially for our hunters aiming to take two or even three species during a single hunt. Having comfortable […]
June 20, 2016

Two Reasons to Get in Better Shape for Your 2016 Hunt

It’s a busy time of year for both outfitters and hunters. Summer is here and we are busy opening our camps, getting ready for the 2016 hunting season. Meanwhile, many hunters are finalizing travel plans, checking gear, going to the […]
May 12, 2016
Big Whitetails

Cold Weather and Big Whitetails in Alberta

Sure, it gets a little cold here in Alberta. But it’s all about the big whitetails! Alberta, Canada is home to some of the biggest whitetail deer on the planet. And hunting these bucks in the rut is something that […]
April 1, 2016
Kuiu

Dressing for a Mountain Hunt

By Zach Lazzari   Dress codes change drastically between hunting styles. The gear you wear in a tree stand or duck blind is much different than that of a mountain goat hunt. Here are a few factors that should influence […]