Tag Archives: Bow Hunting

Let Your New Bow Choose You

Here’s how to make sure you get the best bow for your hunting style — and your money.

Compound bow technology has come a long way since Robb shot this big Alaska moose with an ancient Golden Eagle compound back in 1991.
Compound bow technology has come a long way since Robb shot this big Alaska moose with an ancient Golden Eagle compound back in 1991.

If you’re reading this you’ve probably been bowhunting a while and even bought a new bow or three. If that’s true, you might be set in your ways when it comes to seeking a new venison-making machine. Or, perhaps you are somewhat new to the game, and Continue reading Let Your New Bow Choose You

Alabama Relaxes Archery Regs, Offers Trapping Workshops

bow-hunter-in-snowAlabama Archery Regulation RelaxedAlabama Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries (WFF) relaxed some of the regulations that govern the use of archery equipment to hunt deer in Alabama. The minimum draw weight for bows has been reduced Continue reading Alabama Relaxes Archery Regs, Offers Trapping Workshops

Broadhead Effectiveness

Thunderhead 125 broadhead
The Thunderhead 125 is an excellent choice for those desiring this design. Robb has used it on everything from small North American deer to large-bodied South African plains game to brown bears in coastal Alaska.

The debate over broadhead size, weight and style has been going on for centuries. What’s the answer for modern bowhunters?

A few springs back I was turkey hunting in northern Arizona. Walking along the banks of a creek something caught my eye. I stopped and Continue reading Broadhead Effectiveness

The All-American Pronghorn

pronghorn bucks
During the rut, when bucks are aggressively chasing does, using a buck decoy to challenge territorial behavior can sometimes bring a buck charging right into your lap.

The distinctly-American pronghorn is one of the modern conservation movement’s biggest success stories. Bowhunting them can be a real challenge.

Last August I found myself sweltering inside a pop-up blind in southern Continue reading The All-American Pronghorn