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New Field Wear & Hunting Packs for 2023

Bowhunting is easier — and safer — with the proper clothing and the right pack. Don't skimp in these areas!

New Field Wear & Hunting Packs for 2023

(Jace Bauserman photo)

Hunt Like A Pro — Browning Pahvant Pro Jacket and Pant

Bronwing Pahvant Pro Jacket and Pant

Browning’s Pahvant Pro Jacket and Pant are quiet, wind-resistant and feature a DWR (durable water repellent) coating. The soft, fleece outer fabric has built-in stretch. The jacket has multiple pockets for gear, a safety harness access port, an adjustable hood, armpit vents and cuff closures. The pants have side-seam leg zippers, multiple gear pockets and knee articulation for added flex and freedom of movement. Both garments feature SILVADUR technology to provide long-lasting odor control, and they’re available in Browning’s new Ovix Camouflage, Carbon or Major Brown. $179.99 (jacket) and $99.99 (pant) |

Pack Your Saddle Stuff — Trophyline Palisade EVA Pack

Trophyline Palisade EVA Pack

Trophyline’s new Palisade EVA pack was built for saddle-hunting gear. The molded foam body and bucket-fill design make the pack easy to access while hanging in a tree. The pack has 1,600 cubic inches of space, front and top zippers, 16 pockets and will stand on its own when placed on the ground. Side cinch straps accommodate climbing sticks and camera gear. There are three accessory pockets, one bottle pocket, a rifle/bow scabbard and a saddle platform pouch. Finished in Mossy Oak Bottomland Camo, the pack weighs 3 pounds, 9 ounces. $189.99 |

Tackle Tough Terrain — Kenetrek Slide Rock Hiker

Kenetrek Slide Rock Hiker

The Slide Rock Hiker combines agility and extreme toughness for rough terrain. The boots weigh 3.6 pounds per pair and provide great abrasion protection in rocky country. They feature an all-leather upper, reinforced rubber toe and heel guards and a breathable, waterproof membrane liner. A full-length, 5mm nylon midsole and super-gripping Kenetrek Grapon outsole provide excellent control and a sure grip on even the nastiest of bowhunting terrain. $325 |

For Close Encounters — KUIU Proximity Jacket and Pant

KUIU Proximity Jacket and Pant

The KUIU Proximity line is designed so hunters remain undetected during close encounters with game. The insulated jacket and pant set also keeps you warm in cold conditions. The quiet Proximity clothing combines a low-sheen, stretch, brushed fabric with a wind-resistant foam membrane for protection and heat retention. The jacket offers a removable hood, safety harness port, handwarmer holders and pit vents. The pants feature full-length side zippers, removable adjustable suspenders, a structured, raised back and silent snap closures. Insulation is strategically placed to be heavier in key areas and lighter to reduce bulk and increase breathability where required. $406.10 (Jacket) and $351.77 (Pant) |

No Monkeying Around — Hunt Monkey Ridge Runner Gloves

Hunt Monkey Ridge Runner Gloves

Grip and feel are important considerations for archers who wear gloves. Hunt Monkey Ridge Runner gloves are designed for archery, being lightweight and form-fitting. The gloves are thin and strong, with four-way stretch fabric that molds to your hand. There’s a contoured, synthetic leather palm for grip and added protection. Silicone dots are included for enhanced grip, and a special fabric on the index fingers allows for operating a smartphone with the gloves on. Ridge Runners protect your hands from the elements and allow the grip and feel needed to shoot accurately. $35.95 |

Quiet Comfort — ASIO Gear Windproof Sherpa-Lined Bib

ASIO Gear Windproof Sherpa-Lined Bib

ASIO Gear’s Windproof Sherpa-Lined Bib will carry you from mid-season through late-season in comfort, thanks to its warm, ultra-quiet, signature brushed fleece bonded to an interior Sherpa fleece that forms a serious windproof barrier without a lot of bulk. In addition, the bib features a burr-resistant coating that helps prevent you from picking up unwanted hitchhikers in the woods, along with an antimicrobial treatment to prevent odors and a DWR (durable water repellent) treatment to keep you dry. Other highlights include a unique pocket design to keep essential gear at the ready and full side leg zippers that make it easy to get the bib on and off easily while wearing boots or dump excess heat during long walks to the stand. Finished in exclusive ASIO Raptor Camo. $259 |

Made For Mid-Season — LaCrosse Ursa MS

LaCrosse Ursa MS

The LaCrosse Ursa MS is a mid-season boot developed for comfort and durability. The leather upper features a quick-drying, breathable quarter panel and gusset to add protection against abrasion. The lining is waterproof and breathable. The sole is cemented and double-stitched with a Vibram outsole for traction and support. A midsole acts as a cushion and shock absorber. The boots are 7 inches tall and weigh 3.1 pounds per pair. Available in gunmetal/orange and brown/gold in men’s sizes 7-15. $300 |

Saddle Up! — Tethrd FAS Pack

Tethrd FAS Pack

The popularity of tree saddles continues to grow by leaps and bounds, and Tethrd’s all-new, made-in-the-USA FAS Pack is tailor made for serious saddle hunters. For starters, the FAS Pack’s durability is unmatched, thanks to a frame built with a laser-cut, Molle system material that will last decades. Tethrd also made the FAS Pack extremely versatile, since it can be used as is for those who prefer a minimalist approach or combined with the company’s Predator Pack and Compression Kit for those who want dedicated storage for their foot platform and the ability to carry even more cargo in between the main pack and platform bag. The FAS Pack features a 1,000-cubic-inch main pocket, while the side, top lid and expandable pockets increase overall capacity to 1,800 inches. When used in tandem with a Predator Pack and Compression Kit, that total rises to an impressive 2,500 cubic inches. $349 |

Temperature Boost — Huntworth Saskatoon Heat Boost Jacket and Pant

Huntworth Saskatoon Heat Boost Jacket and Pant

Huntworth’s Heat Boost clothing is engineered for lightweight warmth using graphene. Attributes include thermal conductivity, moisture-wicking capabilities and antimicrobial properties. Integrating graphene yarn into Heat Boost fabric makes the material 30 percent warmer. The windproof Saskatoon jacket and pants feature softshell construction using a stretch shell fabric for full range of motion. The Heat Boost graphene sherpa interior provides the warmth of a heavily insulated garment without the bulk, while a bonded film blocks 100 percent of chilly winds. $189.99 each |

Ready For Your Day — Elevation Harrier Day Pack

Elevation Harrier Day Pack

The Elevation Harrier Day Pack is a modular design featuring 1,500 cubic inches of storage and 20 accessory pockets. There are seven points of adjustment for perfect fit and load bearing. The exterior of the pack and large interior pocket feature multiple Molle attachment points for accessories. The Harrier also features a removable accessory belt; padded, ergonomic air mesh back for comfort and breathability and a waterproof Hypalon bottom panel for protection when the pack is on the ground. Reinforced grab handle and leather stress points ensure the pack is bulletproof on every hunt. $189.99 |

Hot Hands — ALPS OutdoorZ Deadquiet Ember Handwarmer

ALPS OutdoorZ DeadQuiet Ember Handwarmer

The Deadquiet Ember Handwarmer from ALPS protects your hands from the cold and is completely silent to ensure you don’t spook nearby game. A fleece outer layer deadens sounds, while a waterproof membrane keeps your hands dry in foul conditions. The third layer is an internal suede that adds another layer of weather protection and further minimizes noise. A hidden cuff design closes around the wrists to keep heat inside. The handwarmer comes with a stowable waistbelt that adjusts from 29-49 inches. For added warmth, place charcoal hand warmers in the included, envelope-style magnetic pocket. $59.99 |

High And Dry — Dryshod Evalusion Hunt

Dryshod Evalusion Hunt boots

Dryshod’s Evalusion Hunt waterproof boots measure 16 inches tall and feature 5mm insulated foam booties treated with a special coating that sheds water and mud. Inside, a four-way stretch, breathable, air-mesh lining helps keep feet dry in hot weather and warm when the temperatures dip. Features include hand-laid natural rubber overlays, steel shank, an easy-on/easy-off design with a roll-down calf pipe, rear pull tabs and a latex-infused fabric underlayment for added puncture resistance. The durable outsole provides maximum grip on challenging ground. The Evalusion is a true four-season waterproof boot, boasting a comfort range of -20 to 75 degrees. $174.95 |


At Home In A Tree —  Mystery Ranch Treehouse Series Packs

Mystery Ranch Treehouse Series Packs

Treehouse Packs from Mystery Ranch are designed for serious treestand hunters. Made using materials that are durable, water-resistant and extremely quiet, Treehouse pack design focuses on usability and organization. The Treehouse has top-load access to multiple interior sleeves and pockets and customized accessory attachment. A lid with a deep shelf on its interior allows quick access to essentials and opens away from the tree. An adjustable tree strap provides a quick attachment point to the tree and allows for optimal positioning so you can reach all your gear without excess movement. Front and bottom compression straps provide secure attachment for a bow, lightweight treestand or climbing sticks. Available in 20-liter and 38-liter (pictured) sizes. $229 (Treehouse 20) and $299 (Treehouse 38) |

Slip Into The Hunt — LaCrosse Alphaterra

LaCrosse Alphaterra

The Alphaterra is an ankle-height rubber boot over a 5mm neoprene core bootie for flexible, waterproof comfort. The boots are easy to get on and off thanks to a side zipper. The footbed provides lasting cushion and comfort, and a thick, cushioning EVA midsole delivers shock absorption and rebound underfoot. The boots are snug for a secure, comfortable fit. An oversized shank covers the entire arch area for added stability and support. There’s a multilayer rubber toe and heel. Available in men and women’s sizing. $169.95 |

Lotta Warmth. Little Bulk — Nomad Conifer Jacket and Bib

Nomad Conifer Jacket and Bib

Nomad’s Conifer NXT Jacket and Bib are filled with 100-gram Primaloft insulation in core areas and 80-gram Primaloft in other areas to reduce bulk. A brushed fleece exterior keeps things quiet, and a DWR coating, taped seams and waterproof zippers make both pieces fully wind- and waterproof. The Conifer NXT Jacket has a three-way adjustable double hood for customized fit and protection from the cold. Two fleece-lined hand pockets give you a place to warm your hands. The bibs feature zip-to-hip leg openings, so layering is easy, even with your boots on. The crescent cuff bottom hem keeps them from dragging in the mud and snow, and the Ever-Adjust suspenders and adjustable waist allow you to customize your fit. A zippered chest pocket, two hand pockets and two cargo pockets with magnetic closures round out the package. Both garments feature high-pile fleece, are stain resistant and have Silver-Z Scent Suppression. $250 each |

Thumps Up For Down — FORLOH ThermoNeutral Down Jacket and Pant

FORLOH ThermoNeutral Down Jacket and Pant

FORLOH’s ThermoNeutral Down Jacket and Pant are the perfect mid-layer insulation with quick-drying properties, thanks to DWR-treated, 650 fill organic duck down. FORLOH’s exclusive Perf-Weld technology keeps moisture out while allowing condensed and non-condensed moisture to escape through micro-perforations in the water-resistant sonic welds. The 40D ripstop nylon ensures durability. The jacket has two fleece-lined handwarmer pockets, a secure chest pocket, two internal pockets and reversible zipper. Pants feature Velcro and elastic waist for added hold and security, hand pockets, full-length side zippers, zippered fly opening and shaped bottom hem with a secure, over-boot snap adjustment. $399 each |

Constant Comfort — Irish Setter Elk Tracker XD

Irish Setter Elk Tracker XD

Irish Setter’s new Elk Tracker XD boots feature technology that helps regulate the temperature within the boot to maintain constant foot comfort as conditions change. A lace-to-toe fit allows a tighter fit to reduce discomfort created by foot movement inside the boot. Odor inhibitor comes standard on all models. Primaloft insulation provides warmth in the cold. The aggressive, dual-density sole offers stability and traction on the toughest terrain and maximum underfoot cushion. Leather/fabric versions feature waterproofing to keep feet dry. All leather upper versions feature a GORE-TEX waterproof membrane that blocks moisture from the outside while allowing moisture inside to escape. Seven styles provide options for height, color/camo pattern and insulation. $209.99-$259.99 |

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