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Archery Practice Done Right

Archery Practice Done Right

There’s more to archery practice than flinging a few arrows at a target. To be successful in any sport, practice is required. Even pro athletes must put forth some effort in practice in order to compete in games. Archery—especially in the realm of bowhunting— requires...
Bullfight: The Best Day to Kill a Bull

Bullfight: The Best Day to Kill a Bull

Last week we reviewed calling versus not calling and the scenario of two bulls bugling at each other was used as an example of a prime time to be quiet.  Let’s revisit that scenario and expound it a little bit.  We know that on most occasions the herd bull takes...
It Won’t Happen to Me!

It Won’t Happen to Me!

Everyone Needs to Keep Safety in Mind When Hunting From Tree Stands I wake from my dream with the bed sheets damp from my sweat. I’m still shaken, panicked from that feeling of weightlessness, that feeling like I’m perpetually falling, waiting on impact. It’s a dream...
Elk: To call or not to call

Elk: To call or not to call

I stand by a very unpopular elk hunting philosophy with regard to calling elk.  I assert that an elk hunters best call is saying nothing at all.  August is the time of year when aspiring elk hunters are polishing up their calling and preparing for the all out war in...
Are Hunting Lodges for You?

Are Hunting Lodges for You?

Plan ahead and ask a few questions to locate the right hunting lodge for this season. All across the state, many hunting lodges or reserves are available for different types of hunts.  These lodges can, for a certain fee, provide quality hunts to accommodate any...