Jayson Conover

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Best Job Ever: Exploring Super-Remote Caves in Greenland

Wildlife<p>Gina Moseley loves caves. She started caving for sport when she was 13 years old, and now she’s in it for science. Moseley is a geologist and National Geographic grantee who traveled to a remote region of northeast Greenland to conduct climate-change research. She is constructing the first …

10-Week Training Program for Hikers

It seems like it's always "that time of year," the time of year to get in shape. Whether it's your New Year's resolution, your pre-summer push, or …

How to Pack A Wound

Author's Bio: Bob Owens<p>Bob Owens is the Editor of BearingArms.com. Bob is a graduate of roughly 400 hours of professional firearms training classes, …

Best Backpacking Water Filter and Treatment Systems

What are the best water filter and purification options for backpacking? We put that question to 565 backpackers in a recent survey on …

Buyer’s Guide: Soft-Shell Roof Top Tents

Although the roof-top tent (RTT) has been around since the thirties in Europe, a rising interest in four-wheel drive touring has only recently …

7 Must-Have Accessories For Sniper Rifles

It is understandable and natural that in a publication such as this, the primary focus of articles would be on the sniper rifle, optics and various …

Top 10 Best Exercises to Do at Home with No Equipment

While weight training is perfect to get whatever fitness results you want – losing fat, gaining muscle or keeping fit – the required equipment isn’t …

How 6.5 Creedmoor Beats the .300 Win Mag! [POU discussion]

Proving Ground: Shooting Proof Research in Magpul Dynamics Precision Hunter Course | Training Review

Precision shooting in the field is about learning, then mastering the basics with modest practice. A once-in-a-lifetime shot should be a glorious …

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12 Products That Will Enhance Your AK Rifle

The AK series of rifles have been in circulation now for nearly three quarters of a century. Evolving from the AK-47 to the AKM to the AK-74 to the …

15 Surreal Places In Texas You Need To Visit Before You Die

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The Fall of the Red Dot

Since we have been playing with mini red dot sights (MRDS) on pistols we have learned a lot, tons of information. The bottom line is they are an …

Concealed Carry

What You Need To Know About Rifle Scope Reticles

What you need to know about reticles is written by one of our Rifle Scope Experts: Steven K. Ledin. In this article he will tell you everything you …

Hunting

What Really Happens When You Get Shot

Staff Sergeant Nick Lavery wasn’t only the most physically imposing Green Beret on our team, he was the most physically imposing soldier any of us …

Self Defense

Ultimate Handheld Radio Communication Guide: What to Look For

My previous article on radio communication was a primer that went into detail about why you’d want to learn about radios, the way they operate and …

Five Great .308 Based Cartridges

The .308 Win. is an incredibly versatile cartridge in its own right, capable of taking game as large as red stag out to reasonable …

Grinds: An Alternative to Chewing Tobacco

I still remember the first time I tried dip. I had passed basic training (Army), AIT, and was in the middle of airborne school at Ft. Benning (GA). …

The 12 Best Books and Movies About Thru-Hiking

155<p>SHARES<p><b>Want in-depth, expert help planning your thru-hike? Sign up for our upcoming Thru-Hiking 101 class with professional hiker Liz "Snorkel"</b> …

Buying LE Trade-In

One of the most reliable firearms you can decide to buy is a police/LE trade-in or used Glock, <i>if you know what to look for</i>. When looking at one of …

How to Practice Drills with Your Handgun

Training and drills are the key to being fast in a tense situation. The training of individual movements makes you fast and consistent, and the …

America’s Best Vintage RV Hotels

You could tow a clunky trailer on your next camping trip. Or you could save yourself the hassle and book a night in an Airstream or vintage trailer at one of these unique hotels. You’ll get the feel of camping—outdoor grilling, stargazing, remote locations—but the amenities of a hotel, with comfy …

8 of New Mexico’s most spectacular hikes

1. Yapashi Ruins Trail<p><b>Distance:</b> 6 miles one way<b><br>Rating:</b> Difficult<b><br>More info:</b> Bandelier National Monument<p>700 years ago, the Pajarito Plateau northwest …

How to Stipple Your Handgun Grip

Stippling the gripping surface of polymer-framed guns is usually done with a soldering iron, and it is getting more and more accepted and common—not …

SURVIVAL DIY: How to make a Silencer - All Self-Sustained

How to make a silencer and the knowledge to manufacture them from unconventional materials could be a critical component to your survival repertoire …

Learn How to Tie 12 Useful Knots with This Visual Guide

If the only knot you know involves tying your shoes, then this infographic provides clear, step-by-step instructions on tying some of the most useful …

900 Lumens: Fenix Headlamp Packs Bright Beam Into Small Package

Rugged, waterproof, and bright, the HL55 headlamp by Fenix is a workhorse of a light.<p>Its anodized aluminum body houses a single large LED capable of …

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