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Flashback Friday – High Arctic Muskox

JA1996coverEditor’s Note: On Fridays we search through the extensive Safari archives and dust off a rare gem to share with our readers. This week we follow an intrepid hunter after muskox in the High Arctic, where he learns first hand that very often the ancient ways of doing things often trump modern technology. This story originally appeared in the July/August 1996 issue of Safari Magazine.

Crunchy snow underfoot and a howling, icy wind greeted me as I descended from the plane. This was my first experience with the Continue reading Flashback Friday – High Arctic Muskox

New Nap Loden Hunting Jacket from Gaston J. Glock style

Ladies Nap Loden Hunting  Jacket Mottled Black
Ladies Nap Loden Hunting Jacket Mottled Black

Hunting the mountains of the U.S. or Europe, or just trying to survive the latest Polar Vortex, GASTON J. GLOCK style is the name many outdoor enthusiasts turn to for the pinnacle of style and functionality. They are proud to introduce the Nap Loden Hunting Jacket, for men and women. This high quality hunting jacket is made from Nap Loden, a virgin wool fabric that is processed to provide greater water repellent qualities than traditional wool. This process gives these Nap Loden jackets a beautiful luster and soft feel, creating a warm and classic look.
The inner padding is made of virgin sheep’s wool and provides warmth and comfort in the most inhospitable weather. The jacket features two zippered pockets, two patch pockets with flaps and side opening hand warmer pockets and two inside

Mens Nap Loden Hunting  Jacket Olive Green
Men’s Nap Loden Hunting Jacket Olive Green

pockets (one with a zipper). The two-way zipper allows the jacket to open and close easily, while the overlying concealed button placket protects the zipper. A game pouch in the back allows is perfect for birds or small game. Knit cuffs create a wind guard, providing greater comfort for the individual’s hands and a drawstring cord at the waist keeps body heat in and water, dirt and wind out.
The Nap Loden Hunting Jacket, available for men and women in olive green and mottled black. Price is $548.00 and comes in sizes S – 2XL for men and S – 2XL for women.