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Brad's 2011 Pond Inlet polar bear hunt gear/packing list:

Bowtech Sentinel (76# @ 25.5 inches), Spot-Hogg Hog Father wrapped 5-pin site, Vapor Trail Limb Driver

spare Bowtech Brigadier (72# @ 25.5 inches), Spot-Hogg Hog Father wrapped 5-pin site, Vapor Trail Limb Driver

Easton A/C/C 3-60 arrows (black-fletched)(#10)

Easton A/C/C 3-60 arrows (white-fletched)(#14)

Easton arrow tubes (#2)

Carbon Express 100 grain field tips (#5)

Tight Spot 5-arrow quiver

spare Tight Spot 5-arrow quiver

Jake's Magic Target

Wasp Boss Bullet 100 grain broadheads (#30)

extra broadhead blades

blunts (#2, 100 gr.)

spare Easton G-nocks (#3)

Easton nock tool

Crazy Glue

spare Spot-Hogg pins (#2)

spare Spot-Hogg site housing

packable bow allen wrench set + limb bolt allen wrench

Leatherman Micra

Havalon Piranta Tracer-22 knife

spare Piranta blades (#4)

string wax

Leupold RX-2 rangefinder with case + spare battery

Leica Geovid 10x42 BRF + spare battery

Crooked Horn Outfitters strap


Northern Outfitters Arctic parka shell

Northern Outfitters Arctic parka liner

Northern Outfitters Arctic pant

Northern Outfitters Arctic boot

Northern Oufitters Anti-Contact glove

Northern Outfitters Arctic mitten + lanyards

Northern Outfitters Severe Weather hood

grey fleece hood/neck gaiter

Valandre Olan bootie

Valandre Oural mitt

Sitka Gear Bomber belt

Cabela's Berber fleece hunting vest

Bridgedale expedition weight hunting socks (3 pairs)

Bridgedale winter liner socks (3 pairs)

Cabela's MTP hunting briefs (#2)

Smartwool boxer brief

hunting T-shirts (#2)

Patagonia Capilene 1 Silkweight longsleeve crew top

Patagonia Capilene 1 Silkweight bottoms (#2)

Patagonia Wool 1 longsleeve crew top

Patagonia Wool 4 top

Patagonia Wool 4 bottom

Patagonia Insulator pant

camo armsleeve (custom/modified Cabela's)

spare camo armsleeve (custom/modified Cabela's)

MSR ultra lite packtowel

Scott Wildcat FCS release

spare Scott Wildcat FCS release

Mystery Ranch Super Sky pack

Rubbermaid Proserve small pizza delivery bag

New Balance 907 running shoes

black nothinZ

Patagonia R1.5 jacket

Patagonia NanoPuff pullover

Patagonia MicroPuff pullover

Sitka Traverse beanie

Lucky Camo Skullcap

Arc'teryx Tau beanie

ColdAvenger Expedition balaclava + #2 custom foam inserts

Oakley Sub-Zero sunglasses + case

Uvex goggles + soft case

spare Uvex goggles in OR padded cell

Marmot Windstopper glove (left hand only)

Patagonia black glove liners

Smartwool Synergy gloves

Dial soap in travel case


HS Scents deodorant

Grabber Ultra warmers (#22)

Grabber hand warmers (#20 pairs)

Grabber insole foot warmers (#6 pairs)




spare hair ties (#2)

airline tickets

research packet

hunting license + Hunters' Safety card


Ex-officio Nomad Convertible pant

Arc'Teryx Gamma LT pant

travel clothing (#1 outfit)

sleeping clothes (Sunspel boxers + WVMTR t-shirt)

Mystery Ranch One Man duffel

Petzl Tikka XP + spare batteries

Garmin GPSMap 60CSx + spare batteries + softcase

Canon Powershot 1200 Digital Elph + spare batteries (#2) + USB cable + charger + Case Logic case

PNY 16GB SDHC card

Kodak disposable camera

Iridium 9555 satellite phone + spare batteries (#2) + AC charger + 12W solar panel + hardcase

Valandre Thor sleeping bag in stuff sack

Western Mountaineering Cloudrest pillow

Spudz lens cleaning cloth


Cabela's Visa

personal cash

envelopes for tips (#4)

Samsung Epic 4G in Otterbox Commuter case + charging cord

lenovo T61 + charging cord

The North Face laptop case

blank DVD-Rs (#2)

Nobel Patriot USA calling card

Endurance by Alfred Lansing

Hunting – Philosophy for Everyone: In Search of the Wild Life

duct tape

quart ziplock bags (#3)

gallon ziplock bags (#3)

construction-strength garbage bag

Balega Trail Buster socks

Pearl Izumi Tokyo pant

Pearl Izumi Zephyr vest

Patagonia Houdini pullover

Patagonia Long Haul Runner short

Patagonia Lightweight Alpine beanie

Timex digital watch

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