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5 Must Have Items Before Chasing Whitetails

5 Must Have Items Before Chasing Whitetails

Posted by Matt Smith on Oct 13th 2021

October is finally here!! 10 months of waiting has finally come to an end, and we can climb up our favorite tree stand and enjoy the best time of year! Before we take off to enter the outdoors, we need to be prepared. Here is a list of 5 must have items worth checking out before you notch that tag.

Thermacell Mosquito Repeller

1.)Thermacell Mosquito Repeller - Lately, it sure hasn’t felt like those crisp fall temperatures that we are used to. With the warm weather sticking around for just a little while longer, an unfriendly foe still buzzes around us that can destroy a perfectly good opportunity to bag your deer. Mosquitos and other biting insects are still out in full force and ready to ruin your day. You can combat them with a Thermacell Mosquito Repeller. This fantastic tool emits a cloud around your set up that is non-game alerting and stops mosquitos in their tracks. The repellent works great to keep your hands from constantly swatting at your face when these nasty guests arrive. With a choice of Natural or Non-Scented, your hunt can be saved from a pesky foe. See details on the Thermacell Mosquito Repeller and replacement refills here.

2.) Scent Away Home Kit - The human odor is notorious for stopping a curious buck in his tracks and completely blowing your set up and the opportunity of a lifetime. Eliminate your scent with a variety of methods from the Scent Away Home kit. Here you will find a 12oz Bottle of Body Wash/Shampoo, 18 oz of Laundry Detergent, Antiperspirant Deodorant, and a 15 Pack of Dryer Sheets. With other options available in the Scent Away product line, you will find what you need to fit your needs to destroy your scent before you head to the woods. Taking the necessary steps to rid unnatural odor is vital in pursuing the giant of your dreams. Everything you need to cover up your scent in the woods in one box.

3.) Streamlight Protac HL USB Headlamp - Stop tramping through the woods trying to hold a flashlight, a bow, and your stand. Free up your hands with ease with a Streamlight Protac HL USB Headlamp. With 1,000 Lumens, this headlamp is perfect for navigating the darkest trails to find your trusty spot. The hands-free design and comfortable head band allows you to illuminate your way to your stand or recover your trophy. This headlamp has High, Medium, and Low settings to adjust for whatever light is needed. The USB charging capability is also a useful tool in this set up for charging on the go. We especially recommend this for early morning walks to your hunting spot! Find the details here.

4.) Vortex Diamondback Binoculars - Good optics never fail when trying to see where that buck is heading that you have been after. We offer the full Vortex Diamondback line in store and online so you can find the perfect optics for your needs. The dependability of this glass is uncompromised and super clear when you need it most. Whether it’s an 8x28 or 12x50, we have what you need for your next hunt. See the selection now!

5.) Outdoor Edge Duck Duo Combo Set - We all know that a sharp knife is one of the best tools one can ever have in the arsenal. Because after the shot, the true work begins. Spend less time finding the perfect knife to field dress your deer with the Outdoor Edge Duck Duo Fixed Blade Knife Combo. This set is perfect for skinning and gutting after your success. The Blaze orange handles makes this knife stand out so the likelihood of it becoming lost slims down drastically. With ergonomic handles and sharp dependable blades, you will not be disappointed when you start the job of cleaning your kill.

Never leave home unprepared, stop by or shop here at shoprockinghamcoop.com to pick up these must haves, and take advantage of our shipping and in-store pickup shopping options before you head out to bag that big buck!