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17
May2022
Memorial Day Camping and Cabela's

Memorial Day Camping and Cabela's

Memorial Day weekend is coming up quickly, and as the unofficial start of summer, it's time for an adventure!...

03
May2022
Ruger 10/22 Takedown with Magpul X-22 Backpacker Stock

Ruger 10/22 Takedown with Magpul X-22 Backpacker Stock

Built on a tried and true platform, the Ruger 10/22 Takedown is a semi-automatic rimfire rifle chambered in 22...

01
Apr2022
Smith & Wesson Shield Plus 9mm First Impressions

Smith & Wesson Shield Plus 9mm First Impressions

Take a look as we give our first impressions and shoot the Smith & Wesson Shield Plus 9mm handgun.

31
Mar2022
Outdoor Research Firebrand Gloves

Outdoor Research Firebrand Gloves

These fantastic extreme cold weather gloves by Outdoor Research hit every mark. They feel good, they fit great...

23
Mar2022
Lightweight Get Home Bug Out Bag

Lightweight Get Home Bug Out Bag

This might be the world's lightest get-home bug-out bag. It's built for speed to get from point A to B by runn...

03
Mar2022
Military sleeping bag and base layers to keep you warm

Military sleeping bag and base layers to keep you warm

USMC 3 Season sleeping bag, Extreme Cold Weather sleeping bag, IBC (Improved Bivy Cover), and cold weather mil...

28
Feb2022
Primary Arms SLx Advanced Push Button Micro Red Dot Sight - Gen II

Primary Arms SLx Advanced Push Button Micro Red Dot Sig...

This red dot sight is part of our SLx optics line. SLx optics built our reputation for innovation, reliability...

08
Feb2022
Overnight camping in military surplus one man combat tents TCOP

Overnight camping in military surplus one man combat te...

Father and son overnight camping on a rocky river ledge in TCOP one man combat tents.

08
Feb2022
What's New at Bass Pro Shops in 2022

What's New at Bass Pro Shops in 2022

2022 is here, an opportunity for new hobbies, new adventures, and new gear! Luckily for you and your plans thi...

03
Feb2022
Vortex Crossfire II 4-12x44 on a Ruger 10/22 heavy bull barrel

Vortex Crossfire II 4-12x44 on a Ruger 10/22 heavy bull...

Join me today as I review my new Vortex Crossfire II 4-12X44 Dead-Hold BDC (MOA) scope. I have this mounted on...

27
Jan2022
Property patrol in USMC happy suit

Property patrol in USMC happy suit

Take a walk with us as we set up an Aqua Quest tarp, build a fire, eat MREs (Meal Ready to Eat) and have a fun...

26
Jan2022
LiteFighter and TCOP tents in freezing rain

LiteFighter and TCOP tents in freezing rain

We're comparing the LiteFighter tents against the TCOP tents. We had a small burst of wintry precipitation ove...

19
Jan2022
Shooting an M1 Garand rifle

Shooting an M1 Garand rifle

This was a day to remember! We were able to shoot a Springfield M1 Garand out on the range and boy were we thr...

18
Jan2022
Basic tarp shelters for bushcraft and survival

Basic tarp shelters for bushcraft and survival

Back to the basics tarp shelter building. In this video, Gabriel shows us how to build a few basic shelters us...

22
Sep2021
Log Cabin Build Update

Log Cabin Build Update

Our log cabin build is coming along nicely! We're hoping to get a bit more time out on the farm and river befo...

09
Sep2021
Our log cabin build is coming along!

Our log cabin build is coming along!

Llife happens at break-neck speed and we're hanging on! Here's a quick cabin build update.

08
Sep2021
Gear Up for North Carolina's Hunting Season

Gear Up for North Carolina's Hunting Season

Fall is almost here in North Carolina and that means gorgeous foliage, crisp days, and hunting season! So, as...

03
Sep2021
ComfortTac conceal carry holster for runners and exercising

ComfortTac conceal carry holster for runners and exerci...

Come along with me as I run with my Smith & Wesson Shield .45ACP in my ComfortTac Ultimate Belly Band Gun Hols...

25
Aug2021
North Carolina Shooting Ranges

North Carolina Shooting Ranges

Below is a map of public, private and NCWRC-managed/owned shooting ranges. Click on the colored circle for mor...

25
Aug2021
Hunt NC Farmlands

Hunt NC Farmlands

Hunt NC Farmland is a free service to connect farmers who want to offer hunt leases, to hunters who want them...

25
Aug2021
2021 NC Deer Hunting Seasons

2021 NC Deer Hunting Seasons

Weapons seasons for deer on game lands follow the season for the county in which they are located except for...

25
Aug2021
NC Hunter Safety Course

NC Hunter Safety Course

The official North Carolina Hunter Safety Course online. Take this North Carolina–approved course to complete...

25
Aug2021
NC Wildlife Licenses and Regulations

NC Wildlife Licenses and Regulations

The North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission offers various licenses and permits that authorize regulated...

25
Aug2021
NC Game Lands Map

NC Game Lands Map

These maps have been compiled by the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission as an aid to hunters, trappers, fisher...

06
Aug2021
Ruger 10/22 22lr Ultimate Survival Rifle Build

Ruger 10/22 22lr Ultimate Survival Rifle Build

The Ruger 10/22 is one of the world's most versatile firearms not only because of the chambering but also beca...

05
Aug2021
Thunderstorm safety for you and your family

Thunderstorm safety for you and your family

Thunderstorms are a part of life! Here are some safety tips for you and your family.

05
Aug2021
Flood preparation and safety for your home

Flood preparation and safety for your home

The first step in protecting your home and family is purchasing flood insurance. Understand your flood risk an...


How to tie Fishing Knots

Several illustrations on popular fishing knots

Trilene Knot

Run end of line through eye of hook or lure and double back through the eye a second time.
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Improved Clinch Knot

The Improved Clinch is very easy to tie, which is the main reason it's so popular for connecting...
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Two-Turn Clinch Knot

The Two-Turn Clinch has been around since the turn of the century. It's stronger than the Improved...
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Non-Slip Mono-Loop

This is an exceptionally strong loop when tied correctly. But be sure to use the right number of...
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Surgeon's Knot

This is an exceptionally strong, simple-to-tie knot for joining lines of different diameters. It's...
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Surgeon's Loop

The Surgeon's Loop is a quick and easy way to put a loop in the end of a line. It's tied in the...
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Uni-Knot

Strong, reliable, and easy to tie, the Uni-Knot is an excellent knot for securing line to terminal...
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Arbor Knot

The Arbor Knot provides the angler with a quick, easy connection for attaching the line to the...
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Braid Knot

This special fishing knot has been proven to be one of the best for use with braided lines.
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