David Draper

David Draper

David Draper is Shooting Sportsman’s Field Gear Editor.

dog vest

Field Ready!

Whether you’re lacing up your boots for a long walk on the prairie or chilling bottles of water for a hot day in the dove field, opening day is upon us.

First Lite Shale Hybrid Glove

In With the New

It won’t be long before bird seasons begin around the country—from mid-August sharptail openers to dove and teal kickoffs on September 1. Are you ready?

Trip Take-Alongs

Trip Take-Alongs

Now that you have that New Year’s Resolution in place, it’s time to start planning—and part of that means shopping for quality adventure gear.

Fowl Fooling

Fowl Fooling

If you go gaga over gear like we do, here’s a short list of new waterfowling items worth checking out this season.

Gearing Up

Gearing Up

Here are some new items for wingshooters that might help you achieve your gunning goals.