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Spot-and-Stalk Success on Prairie Mule Deer Bucks

Brad Fenson - November 06, 2017

We headed out before sunrise with the hopes of spotting a big buck to stalk within bow range.

Why Deer Tactics Help With Elk-Hunting Success

Darron McDougal - August 28, 2017

You've probably seen them: trail-camera images of big bull elk flopping around in a muddy wallow or

Elk Calling With the Experts

Tracy Breen - October 05, 2016

Getting within bow range of a bull elk is no easy task. Old bulls in particular can be call shy;

Lessons Learned from 15-Years of Successful Elk Hunting

John Dudley - September 21, 2016

For 15 years now, I've been a Midwestern bowhunter who plans a trip or two each year to chase elk

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

John Dudley - March 30, 2016

The author stalked this bear for nearly a mile before settling in for a 40-yard shot. My

VIDEO: Spot-and-Stalk Mule Deer Hunting Tips

Bowhunting Online Staff - October 22, 2015

Spot-and-stalk mule deer hunting, especially in open country, is one of the ultimate challenges

The Elk-Hunting Code

Patrick Meitin - August 29, 2012

Elk seasons will soon be upon us. After 30-some years of passionately chasing elk – 23 of those

How Important Is Pre-Season Elk Scouting?

Patrick Meitin - August 29, 2012

All you elk hunters out there are no doubt rearing to go, spending every spare moment and weekend

Second Chance Axis Deer

Christian Berg - August 01, 2012

Petersen's BOWHUNTING Editor Christian Berg whiffs on a Texas axis deer doe but gets an unexpected

Mule Deer Maiden Voyage

Jim Kinsey - June 15, 2012

Crawling through waist-deep barley after the fresh rain only helped our efforts to close the

Primitive Black Bear

Patrick Meitin - May 03, 2012

From the very conception of my bowhunting madness, my ambitions have remained in a perpetual state

Bowhunting Spring Black Bear

Patrick Meitin - April 27, 2012

Here's your playbook for western spring black bear hunting. Spring seasons offered on a

Pointblank Moose!

Staff Report - April 04, 2012

Check out these up close and exciting ground-level kill shots on North American's largest antlered

Four Tactics for Bowhunting Antelope

Patrick Meitin - August 21, 2011

Earning a close-range shot at a swift-footed, sharp-eyed pronghorn with archery gear can prove one

Your 5 Point Checklist for Field Judging Elk

Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation - August 09, 2011

MISSOULA, Mont.--A trophy bull can turn up almost anywhere in elk country but opportunities to take

Must Know Elk Hunting Tips

November 01, 2010

Boost Your Success Rate with this Time-Tested Wisdom... By Patrick Meitin Doing

Ambushing Mule Deer

Jeff Stonehouse - October 28, 2010

Waylaying mulies may be an off beat tactic, but the rush is first rate By Jeff

Twenty Years Of Elk Calling

Jay Strangis - October 28, 2010

"You've Got To Call A Lot And Often Because Elk Call A Lot And Often."--Big Al Morris

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