Jay's Gear List 

Mathews Monster Chill

 

Jay’s Elk Gear List

Jason’s elk gear

Boots Danner or Irish setter Gore-Tex non insulated leather boots.
Socks 4 pairs First lite or Smart wool
Pants Sitka Mountain pants
Shirt First lite llano short sleeve/long sleeve merino wool
Layers First lite Chama Hoodie merino wool
First lite Labrador vest merino wool
First lite Uncompahgre Puffy for when it’s still cold
First lite Allegany and exp bottoms merino wool
Merino wool does not stink like the polyester does and it warmth to weight ratio is very good.

Jacket Sitka 90%
Facemask Magnus reversible black on one side camo on the other
Gloves Scent Lok, Manzella Bow ranger
Hat First Lite Merino wool
Optics Vortex Razor HD 10x32
Rangefinder Vortex Ranger 1000

Pack Kifaru Timberline 2
Tent Cabela alaknack 12x27 wall tent with wood stove/Cabela XPG ultra lite 2 man for pack in or spike camp
Sleeping Bag Big Agnes
Sleeping Pad Therarest dream you can take out the inside for ultra-lite inflatable pad

Bow Mathews Monster Chill R
Sight OPTIMIZER LITE ULTRA
Rest QAD HDX Ultra Rest
Quiver Tight Spot
Stabilizer Axion 6”
Arrow Carbon Express 250 Maxima Hunter
Broadhead Rage Hypodermic
Case SKB I series

Other misc. items
Solar shower
Water filter
Blister kit
Duct tape or electric tape
TP
Packable saw
Hatchet
Emergency blanket
GPS Garmin 62st
Waterproof matches
Compass
USGS Topo Maps
Jet Boil
Bladder for my pack
Water bottle for at camp
Water jugs if you need to bring water with you.
Lightweight fork
Havalon Piranha knife
Lightweight towel
Bio degradable soap
Small bottle of sunscreen
Chapstick
Small first aid kit
Mountain House meals ultra-light and the best tasting freeze dried food the eggs are not good. My favorites are beef stroganoff, lasagna, chicken breast with mashed potatoes, and chicken with noodles.
Trail mix I make my own with cashews, peanut butter M&M’s yogurt covered raisins
Venison and turkey jerky
Instant oatmeal and cereal bars, granola bars I buy the ones that taste good not the cliff bars or power bars.
Crystal light ice tea, Kool-Aid singles helps cover taste of skunky water if you need to.
Rammen noodles light weight and good energy
Para cord
Alaskan Game Bags
2 large garbage bags for a liner in my pack if I need to haul out meat
Coolers or freezer at the truck if you shoot one.
Calls Primos hoochie mama, HS Wayne Carlton bugle

Jay’s Deer Gear List

Jason’s deer gear

Boots Muck Boots for early season, lacrosse alpha ice king for cold sits
Heated insoles Thermacell pro you get about 3-4 hours out a set of charged batteries
Socks First lite or Smart wool
Pants Scent Loc Full Season
Bibs Sitka Incinerator
Vest Sitka Fanatic
Shirt First lite llano short sleeve/long sleeve merino wool
Layers First lite Chama Hoodie merino wool
First lite Labrador vest merino wool
First lite Uncompahgre Puffy for when it’s still cold
First lite Allegany and exp bottoms merino wool
Merino wool does not stink like the polyester does and it warmth to weight ratio is very good.

Jacket Scent Loc Full Season
First lite Sanctuary for cold sits
Facemask Scent Loc
First lite neck gaiter Merino wool
Gloves Scent Lok, Manzella Bow ranger hand muff with hand warmers.
Hat First Lite Merino wool, Game hide stocking hat
Optics Vortex Razor HD 10x32
Rangefinder Vortex Ranger 1000

Pack Kifaru Timberline 2

Bow Mathews Monster Chill R
Sight OPTIMIZER LITE ULTRA
Rest QAD HDX Ultra Rest
Quiver Tight Spot
Stabilizer Axion 6”
Arrow Carbon Express 250 Maxima Hunter
Broadhead Rage Hypodermic
Case SKB I series

Tree stands
Millennium M100, M150 and tree sticks the most comfortable stand I have ever sat in.
Lone wolf alpha – only when I have a crooked tree
Ezy climb tree steps and 3 arm bow hanger. These are the only tree steps I use they go in better than any step made.
Summit Viper climbing stand- I only use this when I need to but it is easy to climb with and is very comfortable.

Other misc. items
Silky pole saw- expensive but a must have for tree stand hunters.
TP never leave home without it.
Havalon Piranaha knife
Buck Knife
Hand warmers lots of them!
Calls Primos can call and buck roar

Jay’s Turkey Gear List

Jason’s Turkey Gear

Boots Irish setter Gortex non insulated
Socks First lite or Smart wool
Pants Sitka Mountain pants
Shirt First lite llano short sleeve/long sleeve
Layers First lite Chama Hoody
First lite Labrador vest
First lite Uncompahgre Puffy for early season when it’s still cold
Jacket Sitka 90%
Blackout Full draw hoodie
Facemask Magnus reversible black on one side camo on the other
Gloves Mechanics gloves black
Hat Black Bowtech beanie
Optics Vortex Razor HD 10x32
Rangefinder Vortex Ranger 1000

Pack Blacks creek wild thing
Blind Primos Double Bull double wide.
Chair Millennium
Decoys Dave Smith Feeding Hen
Timothy Creek Spin-n-Strut Jake
Bow Mathews Monster Chill R
Sight OPTIMIZER LITE ULTRA
Rest QAD HDX Ultra Rest
Quiver Tight Spot
Stabilizer Axion 6”
Arrow Carbon Express 250 Maxima Hunter
Broadhead Rage Hypodermic
Case SKB I series

Other misc. items
Hand Saw Wicked folding
Hand Pruners Fiskers
Alum Tent stakes (keeps the blind down in high wind)
Calls Primos Box call HS strut diaphragm, HS strut Slate with wood striker