While we all love the availability and inventory of the big 'go-to' gear shops (REI, Dicks, etc), it's nice to support a more "Local" effort when possible.
Gear Junkie has a great list of the top independently run gear shops across the US. While most on the list are in the western half of the country, there are plenty of options across our great land.
The idea of hunting, killing, and cleaning you own food isn't something that most people can stomach.
This excellent article from the Winter 2016 issue of Toyota Cruisers & Trucks Magazine will get you ready for a little snow exploring this winter.
Major points include easy ways to get started, where to go, and tips to stay safe while on your adventure.
Read the full article on TCT Magazine's site!