When it comes to knives there are millions to choose from. Different knives perform differently depending on their use making it difficult to decide which knives you can truly use for everything and keep forever. One Knives Illustrated author dove in to navigate just this issue: which knives to choose for the rest of your days. When it comes to hunting trips, this K.I. author has a certain set of “go to” tools. Right in the mix are the Gerber Bear Grylls Compact Parang and the Gerber Gator Machete Pro. Strength, sharpness and durability are just some of the reasons why these two standout from the crowd! And then there’s the Gerber Vital Pocket Folder which shines in the spotlight of K.I.’s “Exceptional Extras”. The Vital is perfect for every hunting adventure!