Steve and Janis Putelis chase Arkansas squirrels and racoons along with Clay Newcomb and his hunting dogs.
Waterproof shell pants with full-length zips are a must for mountain hunts.
A great shell for unpredictable mountain weather.
A versatile grid-fleece mid-layer for any hunt.
These have become one of Steve’s favorite hunting pants. They’re comfortable and tough and stand up to hard backcountry use.
2 Layer softshell hybrid
Made with high-quality, durable Cordura, the FHF Gear Bino Harness is designed to be quiet, lightweight, low profile, modular, and easily operated with one hand.
This minimalist style chest rig is compact and designed to be worn high on your chest keeping it easily accessible and extremely versatile.
The first belt-mounted pouch is specifically designed to hold your RINO radio.
This awesome piece of gear comes in two sizes that will accommodate nearly any rangefinder and perfectly attach to your FHF Bino Harness.
Custom designed coiled gear lanyard made specifically for rangefinders, GPS units, and other essential outdoor equipment.
Designed to easily slip over any existing FHF harness.
Added visibility and extra storage makes the Blaze Panel from FHF the perfect addition for rifle season.
We have improved our best selling small capacity pack by adding an integrated differential cut spotting scope pocket. This pack is the ideal minimalist multi-day pack that is the perfect combination of capability and versatility.
The Ultra High Definition optical design features an improved optical prescription and unparalleled image resolution. Whether you need to pick apart a densely packed hillside or observe the finest details at insanely close distances, the Razor UHD can do it all!
Featuring an engraved MeatEater logo, ranger green handle, and a smoked gray chromium nitride-coated blade, you'll find this in our pocket damn near every day.
A versatile fixed-blade capable of performing throughout any season, on any species.
The perfect shirt for scouting in the morning and having a beer in the afternoon. We even wear this shirt to work, but then again our boss is pretty cool.
With a touch screen sensitive thumb and index finger, this is the perfect addition to your kit for warm early season hunts.
Circuit judge .45colt/.410Mag in stainless steel or polished black 18.5" 5 rounds Brazilian hardwood
Steven Rinella relies on rimfire ammunition to put small game on his plate. Mini-Mag is accurate, hard-hitting, and reliable.
My Favorite Recipe from MeatEater Season 10
“I ain’t eatin’ no raccoon!” you say. Trust me, you could cook your neighbor’s house cat with this recipe and no one would know the difference. After an hour in a pressure cooker, just about any critter turns into tender, fall-off-the-bone meat that can be shredded, topped with BBQ sauce, and turned into sandwiches. I’ve used this same simple recipe on elk shanks and mule deer necks. Meat that is smothered in BBQ sauce is hard to distinguish from...
Clay Newcomb's 8 Best Squirrel Hunting Tips
In Episode 5 of MeatEater Season 10, Steve, Janis, and Clay load up the mules and dogs for an Arkansas squirrel hunt. Here are some of Clay’s best tips and tricks to get squirrels from the woods, skinned, and into the crockpot, preferably served with dumplings. Find the Food, Find the Squirrels Clay typically breaks out the squirrel dogs in December and hunts through February. Tree squirrels don’t hibernate, so they’re active all winter. In order...