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Tips for Bowfishing Prep and Safety

For those who have been bowfishing, you know that it is an extremely addictive sport. If you’re an avid bow hunter, it’s a great way to keep your skills sharp during the off-season. It’s also a very active sport that makes you rely on your instincts and split second decisions to catch your prey. The visceral charge you get from …

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Fan Mail Monday: Jeff’s Bowfishing Tournament

I had a good year bowhunting in ’97. Like most years I had both some good and bad luck. My year started in Missouri in May turkey hunting. The weather and the birds were not cooperating so I returned home empty handed. September came fast, along with whitetail hunting in Minnesota. During the season I killed 3 whitetail bucks. An …

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Fan Mail Monday: Andrew’s Buck

Enclosed is a photo of a nice Ohio 8 pt. buck taken by me on a deer hunting trip Oct. 27, 1997. It was a cold, windy evening on a stand in a Sweetgum tree overlooking a cut cornfield. It was pretty chilly and I was about ready to give up a little early after not seeing any deer. Before …

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Wild Game Recipes for Summer

It’s summer time and you know what that means–grilling season! With all of the wild game saved up from hunting season, how can you not find an excuse to fire up the grill? Of course you want your BBQ to be the best in town, so when you get the grill started try some of these amazing, mouth-watering game recipes …

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What to Put in your Hunting Pack

Every hunter knows the feeling of waiting and anticipation. In those moments before you spot the deer or turkey or whatever game you’re going after, there is a sense of peacefulness. Don’t ruin that peace by worrying if you have the right products or supplies. Make sure you know what to put in your hunting pack and those moments will …

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Tips for Maintaining your Bow

Every year it seems that the cost of bows goes up, which makes proper maintenance of the equipment you already have even more important. A proper maintenance regimen can keep your bow in tip top shape for decades, so the bow can become a piece that you pass along to your children or grandchildren. Use these simple tips for bow …

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Stay One Step Ahead when Deer Hunting

Deer hunting is a battle of wits between you and your prey. You do your best to create the perfect set of circumstances for your hunt, picking the right location for your stand, improving your accuracy, and watching the area with an eagle eye, but even then, the deer may still get the better of you. Leaving your deer lease …