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How Important is Paper Tuning?

by Randy Ulmer

As I’ve mentioned before, I feel the readers of Petersen’s BOWHUNTING are a fairly sophisticated group of bowhunters. So, with… more »


Summer Shooting for Fall Success

by John Dudley

One of the most uneventful hunts I ever had took place in Alberta in 2010. It is hard for me… more »

the perfect hunting arrow

The Perfect Hunting Arrow – Part 1

by Randy Ulmer

If you’re serious about bowhunting, you need to be very thorough in choosing, building and maintaining your arrows. I’m extremely… more »

choosing the perfect hunting arrow

The Perfect Hunting Arrow – Part 2

by Randy Ulmer

In The Perfect Hunting Arrow – Part 1, I provided an overview of the many attributes the perfect hunting arrow… more »


The Perfect Hunting Arrow – Part 3

by Randy Ulmer

In The Perfect Hunting Arrow – Part 1 and Part 2, we listed many attributes a hunting arrow must possess… more »


Review: Elite Archery Impulse 31

by Jon E. Silks

Elite Archery has been making bows nearly 10 years now. Although that still makes them a relative newcomer compared to… more »

bowhunting fitness

Winke’s 10-Week Bowhunting Training Routine

by Bill Winke

When I was in my early 30s, I spent one spring and summer trying to get into the best shape… more »


Where to Shoot a Turkey with a Bow

by John Dudley

When bowhunting turkeys, accurate shot placement is critical. Otherwise, you can count on an exhausting day trying to track down an… more »


Calling Turkeys Like a Pro

by Mark Taylor

Matt Morrett was 6 years old when he called in his first turkey. “I was sitting in my dad’s lap,… more »


Essential Turkey Tactics for Bowhunters

by John Dudley

Spring is nearly upon us, and that means turkey season is right around the corner. There’s nothing quite like the… more »


Review: 2016 PSE Carbon Air

by Jon E. Silks

PSE has jumped headlong into the current carbon bow arena with its new Carbon Air. This is actually the company’s… more »


Adam Vinatieri: NFL Placekicker and Bowhunter

by Mark Demko

It has been said, “Don’t judge a book by it’s cover” and how true it is. Who would have ever… more »


Introducing the Morrell Half Back Turkey Target

by Bowhunting Online Staff

Morrell Half Back Turkey Target | $125 Known as an industry leader in target production, Morrell has something for everyone… more »


How to Effectively Decoy Turkeys with a Tail Fan

by Christian Berg

Any bowhunter who has ever ambushed turkeys from a ground blind knows how effective that strategy can be. But let’s… more »


New Treestands and Blinds for 2016

by Bowhunting Online Staff

Whether you’re a fan of ladder stands, ground blinds, hang-ons or climbers, here’s an ensemble of the latest innovations designed to… more »


4 Keys to a Successful Spot-and-Stalk Bear Hunt

by John Dudley

My heartbeat felt so hard I was sure everything in the timber could hear it. I felt like a tai… more »


How to Practice with Purpose

by Randy Ulmer

If you are a serious hunter, there should be one overriding reason to practice with your bow: to become a… more »

Hoyt Carbon Defiant Review

Review: 2016 Hoyt Carbon Defiant

by Jon E. Silks

Hoyt continues to improve and refine its line of carbon-riser bows with new designs and technologies introduced on the 2016… more »

Buying a used bow tips

Simple Tips When Buying A Used Bow

by Eddie Claypool

Like most other commodities, new bows loose much of their value as soon as you fork over the big bucks… more »


These Shed Hunting Tips will Make You a Better Hunter

by Bill Winke

When there is a certain buck I want to get the antlers from, I show real enthusiasm and some creativity…. more »