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A Cheat Sheet for the Weekend Warrior

by Mark Kayser

True weekend warriors are America’s National Guard and military reservists. They stand ready to defend our country, and aid in… more »


The Ultimate Mobile Treestand Setup

by Tony J. Peterson

It wasn’t that long ago when most of us bowhunters were lugging around heavy, steel treestands that secured to the… more »


5 Must-Have Pieces of Gear for Any Elk Hunt

by Zach Bowhay

For those of us heading into the elk woods with the hopes of a close encounter with a rutting bull,… more »


Blueprint to a Better Hunting Arrow

by Curt Wells

Back in the day, when I was a new bowhunter, I was shooting an 80-lb. Martin Cougar Magnum (sparkle green,… more »


DIY: In Pursuit of Velvet Whitetails

by Tony J. Peterson

When I was growing up, I could never understand the articles I read about hunting early-season whitetails. Nearly every one… more »


Four Big Reasons Why You Need An X-Stand Ladder Stand

by Tony J. Peterson

There are a couple of reasons why I didn’t jump on the ladder-stand bandwagon years ago. The first is that… more »


Stephen West’s 413-Inch New Mexico Bull

by Stephen West

I blame my hunting obsession on a man I never met. His name was J.A. Bracken. My family has been… more »


Five High-Tech Whitetail Scouting Options

by Tony J. Peterson

Like it or not, technology is creeping its way into the outdoors. I’m of the opinion that some of it… more »


Forget Calling: The Strategy Behind Stalking Elk

by Zach Bowhay

For the better part of 20 years my bowhunting life revolved around trying to coax public land bull elk into… more »


How to Get the Most out of Your Trail Cameras

by Tony J. Peterson

In the not-too-distant past trail cameras were simple, and quite frankly, junk. What those bulky precursors to the modern camera… more »


Mountain Fitness for Senior Bowhunters

by Lou Phillippe

As young bowhunters, the concept of growing old was unthinkable. We were hard-chargers, lean and strong. Our energy had no… more »


Back-To-Back Bulls on Public Land

by Cole Kayser

This could be it, I thought, as the cow elk blew past me on a trail through timber as thick… more »

Western hunting demands high-quality apparel due to ever-changing weather conditions.

Pnuma Outdoors: High-Performance Apparel for Hunters

by Tony J. Peterson

Western bowhunters understand the need for quality apparel, but midwestern, eastern, and southern bowhunters seem to have missed the memo…. more »

Super tuning ensures your broadhead-tipped arrows will leave your bow and enter your targets exactly as they should, which is extremely important when it comes to penetration on live game.

Micro Tuning Delivers Perfect Arrow Flight

by Tony J. Peterson

When it comes to archery accuracy, most of us are happy with some level of good enough. This is especially… more »


Custom Strings Increase Bow Performance and Accuracy

by Mike Carney

There are many reasons why bowhunters go the route of custom string sets, but three are primary: 1. Your current set… more »


A DIY Quest for a 200-Class Whitetail

by Dayne Majeau

On a cold day in December 2014, I had the pleasure of viewing an incredibly special whitetail deer. I couldn’t… more »


Functional Fitness for Bowhunters

by Dan Stanton, MS, PES

To get in shape for bowhunting, you don’t need a lot of time, just a few efficient, multipurpose exercises.


4 Rules for Stalking Monster Muleys

by Ronell Skinner

Finally, after a four-hour, 3,300-foot vertical climb, I had reached my destination. I was crouched at the edge of a… more »


Remain Invisible: Secrets to Perfect Treestand Placement

by Mark Kayser

Treestands give you the edge in ultimate invisibility, but only if you set them up properly. At the moment, my… more »


Pronghorn Shuffle: Blind Sitting vs. Spot-And-Stalk

by Chuck Adams

Casual bowhunters might not know there are two distinct varieties of antelope in North America. One variety approaches a stock… more »