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On Sale - September 8, 2022
October 2022: Volume 33, Number 7

The 2022 Rut Guide!

Get yourself prepared for our favorite time of the year.

Petersen's Bowhunting - October 2022 Issue
(Photo by Lance Krueger)

For years, I skipped bowhunting in October completely. I was too concerned that hunting my best stands too soon would hurt my chances come November. TO be certain, this apprach kept me from educating any deer until the bucks were more likely to be on the move, ensuring the best possible odds during the rut. After all, I couldn't screw up my spots if I wasn't hunting them, right? 

More Inside This Issue:

2022 Deer Forecast

The 5 red-hot dates you must hunt this season! (Lance Krueger Photo)

Make It Magical

Three keys to awesome October action.

Whitetail Tips & Tactics

Using wind intel to target deer, season-killing mistakes to avoid, how to handle busted bucks and more! (Lance Krueger Photo)

Gear Tests & Reviews

Quest Centec, CenterPoint Wrath 430X and Ozonics HR500

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