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Hodges Hook Line & Sinker
(618) 524-3886
5447 North US45 Road
Metropolis, IL
 
Hat World
(270) 442-7301
5101 Hinkleville Rd Ste 520
Paducah, KY
 
Energy Fitness
(270) 554-7222
2343 New Holt Rd
Paducah, KY
 
Mike's Guns & Supplies Inc
(270) 554-0537
7250 Contest Rd
Paducah, KY
 
Hooper's Outdoor Center
(270) 443-0019
3790 Hinkleville Rd
Paducah, KY
 
Fort Massac Fish Market
(618) 524-3152
1117 East 2nd Street
Metropolis, IL
 
American Eagle Outfitters
(270) 575-9522
5101 Hinkleville Rd Ste 310
Paducah, KY
 
A 1 Screen Printing Shirt Shack
(270) 488-3114
Paducah, KY
 
Pacific Sunwear
(270) 443-7104
5101 Hinkleville Rd
Paducah, KY
 
Finish Line
(270) 575-4861
5101 Hinkleville Rd
Paducah, KY
 

Make Glassing More Comfortable

As I sit and glass, which is common for hunters out west, I have sort of quickly discovered something I never learned when I was younger.

In my youth I had enthusiasm and spirit. In my middle to advancing years I have creaky knees, arthritis, and I tire more easily than I used to. Where I used to sit on the cold hard ground I now look for that soft spot to sooth my tired muscles. That leads me to my tip.

Carry your soft spot with you!

In my pack I carry an air filled, ultralight, camping pad. Not only do I carry the self inflating pad but I also carry a chair that the mattress folds and fits in to. That eases the pressure on my back when I'm sitting and glassing. It resembles a camp chair or stadium chair that lots of campers use instead of sitting directly on the ground. I have found that this little addition of weight to my load allows me to sit and glass longer and keeps me from tiring as fast. That allows me to hunt longer and harder which just might make the difference between putting game in the freezer or eating tag soup.

As I talk with plenty of other hunters I am amazed at the number of hunters that have never tried this soft spot tactic or even try to sit on a piece of old rug. The chair feature allows one to relieve pressure on their back. That reduces fatigue, which in turn reduces aches and pains. When the idea struck me it was like an epiphany and I'm only sorry that I hadn't thought of it before.

I was lucky in that I had the pad and chair from my b...

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