Day of the Knife is a celebration of the most practical tool known to man. From July 25 – August 22, check back here for details around the massive giveaways of Buck Knives and $5,000 worth of top-end outdoor gear from Cabela's.

Contest : Your Knife Story

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Win big from Buck Knives and Cabela's by telling "Your Knife Story." Upload a photo and write a true story about when your knife came to your rescue, a humorous incident or any other “slice” of life in the outdoors. We’ll pick the top stories and have you vote on your favorite in August. Deadline to submit is August 14!

Day of the Knife Grand Prize Worth Over $4,000

The "Your Knife Story" grand prize is worth over $4,000. It contains all the knives and products from Buck Knives shown above, a $500 gift card from Cabela's and other great prizes from Kelty, WorkSharp, Goal Zero, CanCooker & Peet.
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Well-used, well-loved... post your best shot of a #BatteredBlade to get gear from Cabela's and Buck Knives in our new event.

  1. Upload a photo of a used knife to your Facebook, Twitter or Instagram
  2. Tag it with #BatteredBlade
  3. We'll pick the best shots to get gear!

2015 Debut: 'Red Steel' Compadre Series Coming From Buck Knives

A sharp red powdercoat finish for rust and corrosion resistance, as well as walnut-dymondwood handles, define a new series by Buck Knives called the 'Compadre' line. [read more]

Buck, Cabela's, 'Day Of The Knife'... At Outdoor Retailer Trade Show

Two major projects collided last week in Salt Lake City, including the Outdoor Retailer Trade Show and Day Of The Knife. We shot some video for the occasion. [read more]

Buck 'Folding Hunter' Among Most Popular Of All Time

A classic knife from Buck, the Model 110 Folding Hunter, celebrates its 50th anniversary this year. After decades it remains the company's top-selling model. [read more]

Cabela's Goes 'Fast & Light' With New Product Line

Cabela's XPG line is a collection of backpacking tents, breathable jackets, shell pants, and active apparel.[read more]


Vote For Your Favorite! The "Your Knife Story" contest is putting you, our readers and knife fans, in charge of who takes home the Grand Prize. Read through all the finalists in the slideshow here, and then VOTE for the one story you think deserves to win the big prize.