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Hunting Style: Archery

Favorite Species: Mule Deer

Dream Hunt: New Zealand Tahr, or another Alaskan Caribou Hunt.

Next Gear Purchase: Initial Ascent 5k Pack

Other Pursuits: Waterfowl, Hiking/Camping, Backpacking.


Bow: Hoyt RX8

Draw Length: 27", Poundage: 70 lbs

Strings: Droptine Outdoors

Sight: Ultraview UV Slider

Rest: Hamskea Epsilon

Release: Carter Chocolate Lite (3 finger)

Stabilizer: Cutter 8" (front and back bar)

Arrows (and Spine): Victory RIP XV (300)

Quiver: Hoyt 2-Piece 6 Arrow

Broadhead: Grim Reaper Mini-Mag


Body Type:  Average

Height: 5'8"

Weight: 185 lbs

Jacket: Sitka Ambient Hoody (L), Stone Glacier Cirque Lite (L), Stone Glacier De Havilland (L)

Insulation: Stone Glacier Grumman Jacket (L), Sitka Kelvin Lite Down 3/4 Pant (L), BlackOvis Anchor Point Pant (L), Sitka Kelvin Aerolite Vest (L)

Pant(s): Sitka Intercept Pant (36R), Stone Glacier De Havilland Lite Pant (L), Born Primitive Frontier Light Pant (36R)

Base Layer Top: BlackOvis Venture Merino 1/2 Zip Hoody (L), Sitka Core Lightweight Hoody (L), Stone Glacier Chinook Merino Hoody (L), Stone Glacier Helio Hoody (L)

Base Layer Bottom: BlackOvis Tuscarora Zip Off Bottoms (L), BlackOvis Keele Heavyweight Merino Bottoms (L)

Gloves: BlackOvis San Juan Fingerless Wool Gloves (M), Stone Glacier Altimeter Insulated Mitts (L), BlackOvis Tuscarora Merino Glove (M)

Rain Jacket: Sitka Dew Point Jacket (L)

Rain Pant: Sitka Dew Point Pant (XL)

Footwear: Crispi Lapponia GTX (8.5), Kenetrek Bridger High (8.5)

Boot Gaiters: Stone Glacier SQ2 Alpine Gaiters

Socks: BlackOvis Lightweight Crew (M), Darn Tough Hunter Over-The-Calf Heavyweight (M)

Other: Grip 6 Belt, BlackOvis Chockstone Woven Stretch Belt

Headwear: Sitka Sun Hat (L/XL), BlackOvis Tuscarora Merino Beanie


Binos: Vortex Razor HD 10X50

Spotting Scope: Vortex Diamondback - Angled

Knife: Benchmade 15017 Hidden Canyon - Fixed, Benchmade 15031-2 North Fork - Folding

Game Bag: Ovis Sacks (Ultralight Pro Set)

Pack: Stone Glacier Sky 5900

Trekking Poles: Camofire Crest Carbon Poles

Tent: Argali Rincon 2 Person Tent

Sleeping Bag: Stone Glacier Chilkoot 15 Degree

Stove: jetboil Stash Cooking System

Rangefinder: Leupold RX-Fulldraw 5

Bino Harness: Marsupial Gear Pack

Tripod: Aziak Equipment Backcountry Lite Tripod, with a Tricer USA LP Pan Head


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Phone Number:  (801) 559-7556 EXT 215