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Hunting Gear – Best Hunting Clothes, Hunting Knives

Hunting is a great sport that requires patience and great skill. If you are looking for hunting supplies, be sure you use the highest quality items possible and that you are bringing along everything you need for a successful hunt. There are several important things every good hunter should remember to bring along. A solid and strong hunting knife is no doubt a necessity that everyone needs to have. Good camouflage gear including a hat, pants, shirt, and jacket in colder weather is a must. Proper hunting clothes can mean the difference between comfort and a good experience, and one that does not measure up. Look for thermals and good warm hats for winter months, and cool dry shirts in warmer climates. The proper gun is also essential when hunting. Deer rifles and other guns are sold at sporting goods and gun stores across the country. Do your homework and make sure you are purchasing a high quality gun designed for the type of hunting you plan to do. With today’s technology, you cannot go wrong with a good GPS system as well. Whistles and bird calling devices are good for attracting your game, and deer food and other attractants can help bring the animals to you, making your hunting trip a true success.

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Hunting Clothing & Other Gear

Miscellaneous Hunting Gear

Be sure to choose high quality gear when looking for hunting equipment and supplies. You will be exposed to the elements, so it is important to choose good items that will last a long time and can handle tough terrain and heavy use. Boots or other shoes should fit comfortably and have a good grip. Hats should protect the ears and head while still providing ventilation. Hunting knives must be sharp in order to be effective, so make sure you purchase knives especially designed with hunting in mind. With the right hunting gear, you will be able to make that big catch with ease and accuracy.


Which of the following is NOT one of the "Three Ws" that should be included in every hunting plan?

What firearm you are hunting with.
Who you are with.
When you are returning.
Where you are going.


   

What technique can be described as "slow, patient movement of the hunter into shooting position after game has been located"?

Stand Hunting
Stalking
Driving
Still Hunting


   

Which species is there federal hunting laws for?

Wood Duck
Ring-knecked pheasant
Snowshoe hare
White-tailed Deer


   

Which field carry provides the most firearm control?

Two-handed
Cradle
Trail
Sling


   

Which choice is NOT recommended when approaching downed wildlife?

Approach quietly from behind.
Poke animal gently with a stick.
Touch the eye gently, if there's no reaction, animal is usually dead.
Shoot it again before approaching to make sure it is dead.


   

What is the technique known as "driving"?

One hunter sitting in a blind waiting for game to come along.
One hunter moving slowly and patiently into shooting position after game has been located.
One or more pushers walk through an area trying to move game ahead of them into areas wehre blockers are waiting.
One hunter driving a vehicle and a second hunter in the back set shooting through the open window.


   

Scouting an area you want to hunt should include:

Walk around the area on opening day with your firearm or bow.
Walk around the area looking for animal movements and signs.
Look at maps and aerial photos of the area.
Answers B and C.


   

Which of the following is NOT a reason why you should develop a hunting plan for every hunt?

So friends and family know how to contact you in case of emergency.
So you can use your hunting plan to start a fire if you get lost.
So fellow hunters know where you are located.
So friends and family know where you can be found in case of a hunting accident.


   

Which of these items should be on every checklist included in your hunting plan?

Hunting license
Decoys
Arrows
Treestand


   

Which of these does NOT violate a hunting safety rule?

Carrying a loaded firearm in a vehicle.
Keeping your finger on the trigger while stalking game.
Two hunters shooting at the same game.
Identifying what lies beyond an identified target.