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Despite His Passing, Mel Johnson Casts Large Shadow Over Bowhunting World

by Lynn Burkhead

With the news of Mel Johnson’s passing at the age of 84, there’s little doubt that the legacy of the… more »


Avoiding the Most Common Bowhunting Mistakes

by John Dudley

Rookie Mistakes — Letting past failures be your friends. After months in the treestand, seeing nothing but birds, raccoons and… more »


Gear Review: Scent Crusher Gear Bag

by Emily Kantner

Keeping your camo scent-free during hunting trips away from home can be tough, especially when you don’t have access to… more »


Bow Review: Hoyt REDWRX Carbon RX-1

by Jon E. Silks

Hoyt’s new Carbon RX-1 has been tagged with the company’s REDWRX badge, which is as much of a culture as… more »


Bow Review: PSE Xpedite

by Jon E. Silks

PSE is known for producing some of the fastest bows on the planet. Along with fast rigs, PSE continues to… more »

Wild Hog Chile Verde Recipe

Wild Hog Chile Verde Recipe

by Scott Leysath

This flavorful Southwestern stew can be served in bowls, topped with shredded cheese and chopped onions and served with warm… more »

Pulled Hog Shoulder or Hindquarter Roast Recipe

Pulled Hog Shoulder or Hindquarter Roast Recipe

by Scott Leysath

Smoke, roast or grill your wild hog shoulder or hindquarter – all three methods will lead to a delicious outcome… more »

Marinated Loin Chops with Blueberry Apple Compote Recipe

Marinated Wild Hog Loin Chops with Blueberry Apple Compote Recipe

by Scott Leysath

Lean wild hog loin chops will benefit from several hours in a flavorful marinade, but be careful not to overcook… more »

Wild Hog Apple Breakfast Sausage Recipe

Wild Hog Apple Breakfast Sausage Recipe

by Scott Leysath

The dried fruit and apple juice in this Wild Hog Apple Breakfast Sausage Recipe adds a hint of sweetness, and… more »


Tips to Help Your Focused Aiming

by Levi Morgan

One thing we all do as archers is aim. Some do this differently than others, but to shoot with any… more »

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2018 Father’s Day Gift Guide

by Emily Kantner

The bowhunting fanatic can never have too much gear. This Father’s Day, treat the man who taught you how to… more »

Houston Readies for Sportsman Channel Outdoor Fest

Houston Readies for Sportsman Channel Outdoor Fest

by Bowhunting Online Staff

It takes a state as big as Texas to host the Sportsman Channel Outdoor Fest, scheduled from July 20-22 at… more »


Backcountry Hunters & Anglers Fight to Keep It Public

by Emily Kantner

While some are fortunate enough to gain access to prime private property, the vast majority of bowhunters take to public… more »

Coffee-Sriracha Venison Jerky Recipe

Coffee-Sriracha Venison Jerky Recipe

by Jenny Nguyen-Wheatley

Lean, healthy and delicious, this Coffee-Sriracha Venison Jerky Recipe is the perfect on-the-go snack Serves: 3Prep time: 24 hours Cook… more »


Crossbow Review: TenPoint Carbon Phantom RCX

by Jon E. Silks

When you purchase a TenPoint Crossbow, there is much more behind the bow than a quiver and some bolts. Beyond… more »


Bow Review: Mission Hype DTX

by Jon E. Silks

Mission is all about creating bows that employ get-it-done technology and then backing that up with world-class support. Their rigs… more »


Bow Review: Hoyt Carbon Defiant

by Jon E. Silks

Hoyt builds carbon bows that are stylish, well-built and perform great. For 2017, Hoyt offers three versions of its Carbon… more »


Making the Most of Limited Archery Practice

by Bill Winke

This past season, I struggled with a nagging bout of tendonitis in my left elbow. I believe two things brought… more »


Venison Bacon-Cheese Sliders Recipe

by Jeff Phillips

If you prefer sliders over the traditional-sized burger, try this easy-to-make venison recipe Serves: 6-8 Prep time: 20 minutes Cook… more »

Elk Venison Steaks with Morel Mushroom Gravy Recipe

Elk Venison Steaks With Morel Mushroom Gravy Recipe

by Jenny Nguyen-Wheatley

This mushroom gravy recipe has a rich, buttery flavor that makes a great addition to elk venison steaks You know… more »