2021 New Guns and Gear: Boats, Blinds, and UTV

Change the way you hunt with one of these new blinds, boats, or UTVs

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By Phil Bourjaily and Chris Jennings

Go-Devil 18x60 Open Floorplan Boat

Go-Devil’s Open Floorplan Boat allows you to access remote hunting and fishing spots with ample deck space for your gear, retriever, and hunting partners. The boat comes with a 40-horsepower Vanguard mud motor, high transom, painted frame, easy-to-grip driver handhold, factory-installed tachometer, and 20–50 amp alternator for lights and electrical equipment. godevil.com

War Eagle 750 Gladiator

War Eagle Boats makes a wide variety of all-welded boats built tough enough to handle the rigors of waterfowling. Among the company’s latest models is the 750 Gladiator, which is designed specifically to be paired with a mud motor. This 17-foot boat is 50 inches wide and comes standard in Mossy Oak Bottomland camouflage. Other features include an adjustable handrail, rear float pods, extra front storage, LINE-X spray liner flooring, and a special “duckbill” bow with LED lighting. wareagleboats.com

Drake Waterfowl Ghillie Clubhouse 6-Man Blind

Drake’s new Ghillie Clubhouse 6-Man Blind is the first portable hide that can hunt six people while remaining fully mobile. It features adjustable legs, brush straps, and gates on each end. Drake’s patent-pending No-Shadow Dual Action Top reduces shadows and is made of see-through mesh for optimal visibility. drakewaterfowl.com

ALPS OutdoorZ Alpha Waterfowl Blind

The recently unveiled Alpha Waterfowl Blind from ALPS OutdoorZ features an A-frame design that’s easy to set up. This four-man blind comes with push-open shooting doors on each side, two full-length side doors, a powder-coated aluminum frame with shock cords, exterior brush loops and pockets, mesh interior pockets and webbing, and two dog doors. The exterior is constructed of a 600D polyester skin with six mesh viewing windows for added visibility. alpsbrands.com

Greenworks Commercial CU800

The new Greenworks Commercial CU800 side-by-side offers a payload capacity of 550 pounds and a towing capacity of 1,500 pounds, with the added benefit of generating zero emissions. Powered by a UL-certified 13.8kwh 82V lithium-ion battery and AC-rated 7.5kw motor, this UTV can reach top speeds of 29 mph on a variety of terrain and go up to 75 miles on a single charge. This model will be offered with a wide range of options, including upgraded mud tires, a 3,500-pound winch, full
windscreen, and camouflage wrap. greenworkscommercial.com

Polaris Ranger Crew XP 1000 Waterfowl Edition

For its new Ranger Crew XP Waterfowl Edition, Polaris started with its flagship Ranger XP 1000 and added key features to meet the unique needs of waterfowl hunters, including 29-inch Pro Armor Mud XC tires, arched A-arms to maximize the 14 inches of ground clearance, a Polaris Pro HD 4,500-pound winch, sealed electrical components, and much more. ranger.polaris.com