First Lite - New Zealand Merino

First Lite - New Zealand Merino

New Zealand’s merino wool is the world's best insulating fiber and is the foundation of the First Lite layering system. This material offers several unique benefits that clearly give both the active and still hunter a significant advantage over those in synthetic base layers.

Spring Objectives

Spring Objectives

Spring’s a great time to get after it. Whether your filling the freezer on the river flats or chasing bulls and bucks in the big stuff, it pays to understand a few of the hazards associated with hunting at this time of the year.

OPINION - Do We Need A "Big Game License"?

OPINION - Do We Need A "Big Game License"?

OPINION - Is it time we started managing our big game animals as the resource they are, and is a licensing system the first logical step?

Chamois - Buck or Doe?

Chamois - Buck or Doe?

With chamois it can often be difficult to spot the the bucks from the does. PointsSouth in collabouration with David Jacobs the Taxidermist, have put together a few pointers to hopefully make it easier.

Wise up, Winters Here

Wise up, Winters Here

Winter hunting has it’s own unique set of challenges, and a mistake made in an alpine environment usually has a much more serious outcome.

By all means get out there, but it pays to understand the hazards.

The Department of Discontent

The Department of Discontent

At what point will the Department of Conservation actually accept that our big game animals are here to stay, and manage them as the resource they are? Or have the extremist pipe dreams of Forest & Bird become more important than managing our public land for conservation and recreation?