The Best Hunting Socks For 2024 Tested & Reviewed

Three pairs of hunting socks hanging on a tree branch

Is your big toe sticking through the end of your hunting socks? Well, buddy, it’s time to let that pair go and grab yourself a snug, breathable, and durable new pair from this guide to 2024’s best hunting socks. As an avid hunter and guide in Colorado’s Rocky Mountains, I’ve spent much time researching and … Read more

3 Takeaways From ATA 2024 – The Good, The Bad, & The Ugly

a line of razor sharp broadheads being displayed at the 2024 ATA

The Archery Trade Association’s annual show is billed as a chance for industry buyers, sellers, and go-betweens to do business, network, and introduce new products.  A rookie ATA exhibitor said plainly: “You haven’t done squat in this industry until you get invited to exhibit at the ATA.” And he’s right. Eat Elk Meat’s staff was … Read more

5-Alarm Ground Elk Chili Recipe (In 6 Easy Steps)

Bowl of elk chili

Some people say that elk chili is Earth’s most delicious comfort food. And, by some people; I mean I do. It’s me. I freakin’ looove this elk chili recipe. It’s got everything: the ground elk, the beans, the tomatoes, the spicy. Mama-mia. Here you have a flavor-bursting recipe that makes for a hearty and flavorful … Read more

Why Are Hunting Regulations Passed? [Hunter’s Ed]

A sign that reads: "POSTED - PRIVATE PROPERTY - NO HUNTING, FISHING, TRAPPING"

You’re taking a hunter education class, which means you will have to learn a lot about hunting in a short amount of time. This is something that every hunter has to do. Along the line, you’ll inevitably be asked a common question: Why are hunting regulations passed? The easy answer is that hunting laws are … Read more

Funniest Hunting Jokes for Goofing Around at Deer Camp

Three hunters around a campfire laughing at a joke

You showed up to camp without knowing any hunting jokes? Pshh. Get outta here, city slicker! In my experience, flowing jokes (and whiskey) are the perfect social lubricant for deer, elk or whatever camp. My favorite part of hunting isn’t harvesting an animal. Truth be told, my favorite part of hunting camp is the camaraderie. … Read more