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Sometimes you won’t have the preferred cover. If you focus on staying committed to move only when the bear is looking away from you, a black bear like this may be in your future!

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 »

If you want to reach your full potential as an archer, you will need to improve your conditioning. One way to build strength and endurance is to pull your hunting bow to full draw and let down 20 times in a row and then hold at full draw as long as possible before releasing the arrow on the final repetition.

Holding Steady: Training Exercises for Improving Draw Strength

by Randy Ulmer

There are three fundamental areas to focus on in our quest to hold the bow steady: the physical component, the… more »


The Road to Recovery: Brian “Pigman” Quaca’s Return

by Bowhunting Online Staff

Over five months ago Brian “Pigman” Quaca, host of the hugely popular TV show Pigman: The Series on Sportsman Channel,… more »


Center Shots: How to Maximize Arrow Penetration

by Bowhunting Online Staff

We’re always looking for small things we can do to make ourselves more successful each fall, and this is more… more »


Should You Shoot Through Ground Blind Mesh?

by Jon E. Silks

Equipment testing lies at the very heart of what we do at Petersen’s BOWHUNTING, because fully understanding our gear is… more »


Prime Rival Review

by Jon E. Silks

The mission is clear, as stated on the company website, “Prime’s mission is to build the most accurate bows on… more »


Deadly Deception: 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 »


Bear Archery Arena 34 Bow Review

by Jon E. Silks

Bear Archery is all about strength, durability and performance. Bear focuses on making hunting bows that will withstand brutal weather… more »


Center Shots: How to Leverage Luck for Successful Whitetail Seasons

by Bowhunting Online Staff

As any diligent deer hunter knows, hunting a specific deer usually involves more luck than anything else. After all, you… more »


Bow Tuning Tips to Dramatically Improve Arrow Flight

by Bill Winke

Buying a new bow is an exciting event. The feel is thrilling. It is faster, quieter, smoother and sweeter than… more »


How to Survive the Off-Season

by Eddie Claypool

Everything you’ve held dear to your heart — antelope, deer and elk seasons — are now a distant thing of… more »


How Humidity Affects Your Scent Control Strategy

by Dr. Grant Woods

Almost every whitetail hunter knows weather conditions can impact deer activity. Some of the hunts when I’ve seen the most… more »


Center Shots: How to Create a Poor Man’s Food Plot

by Bowhunting Online Staff

Whether you’re sprucing up your land or were just allowed access to hunt somewhere new, food plots are becoming increasingly… more »


PSE Dream Season Decree Review

by Jon E. Silks

It’s a match made in bowhunting heaven — many, many bowhunters like fast bows, and PSE absolutely loves making them…. more »


The Second Season: Shed Hunting Tips to Make You A Better Whitetail 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 »


Hoyt Nitrum 30 Review

by Jon E. Silks

Hoyt is a well-established leader in the archery industry, and the company’s all-new 2015 Nitrum Series is designed to push… more »


Why Patterning and Killing Mature Bucks is Whitetail Hunting’s Ultimate Challenge

by Dr. Grant Woods

More and more archers are passing young bucks with the hope of tagging a more mature animal. In fact, the… more »


Introducing the Hoyt Carbon Spyder ZT Turbo

by Bowhunting Online Staff

Hoyt was at the 2015 ATA Show in Indianapolis to introduce its newest compound bow, the Carbon Spyder ZT Turbo…. more »


Introducing the New Bowtech Prodigy Compound Bow

by Bowhunting Online Staff

Bowtech was at the 2015 ATA Show in Indianapolis to introduce its newest compound bow, the Prodigy. Featuring Bowtech’s patented… more »


Introducing the Excalibur Micro 335 Crossbow

by Bowhunting Online Staff

Excalibur Crossbows was at the 2015 ATA Show in Indianapolis for the release of its newest crossbow, the Micro 335…. more »