If your head is not over your body when shooting, it will cause tension in the arms and hands and can even put pressure on your back—all elements that will degrade accuracy.

Two Things You Need to Know About Shot Performance
Posted on February 13, 2014

Here are two critical steps for improving your shot performance. By Dick Tone Shooting In Balance One of the most important things you can concentrate on as a target shooter or a bowhunter is balance. Your balance or lack of balance will effect your shooting accuracy more than any other … more

The author takes a few moments to practice before the day’s hunt in Dry Creek.

The Apex-Part I
Posted on January 31, 2014

Part one in a two-part series about an epic Moose hunt. To read Part II, click here! The Apex Fulfilling a dream of one day hunting giant Alaskan moose finally comes to life. Story and photos by Eyad Yehyawi Every man has dreams, and we as bowhunters are no different. … more

When possible, plan your wilderness adventure with a friend. Not only is this safer, but a good (and hopefully experienced) wilderness companion can help you overcome any fear or troubles you may have.

Fear-Part II
Posted on November 13, 2013

This is Part II to conclude Fear-I. To read Part I, click here! The Mental Side The power of the mind can be amazing, but if your focus is on things like fear rather than success, you can kiss your hunt goodbye. Here are some tips to help you stay … more

Spotting game isn't a problem in this country, the author found. However, getting in within effective bow range of animals is a whole other story.

Planning A Combo Hunt
Posted on October 30, 2013

Part Two and the conclusion piece in our series: “Combo Hunts.” Make sure you check out “Combo Hunts-Part I” by clicking here! Combo Hunts-Part II Planning A Combo Hunt By Zeke Pipher   Twice The Research—Because you’re dealing with two or more species, you need to do a bit more … more

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Pre-rut Advantage: Scouting & Avoiding Detection
Posted on July 17, 2013

We bring you the final installment of this exclusive five-part segment. Be sure to check out the last four parts. In Part 1 we got you primed for hunting a giant  buck before the rut begins. Part 2 covered hunting primary scrapes and Part 3 looked at the advantages of hunting early in the day. Part … more

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Pre-rut Advantage: Food, Travel Zones & Calling
Posted on July 11, 2013

In Part 1 of this exclusive five-part segment , we got you primed for hunting a giant  buck before the rut begins. Part 2 covered hunting primary scrapes and Part 3 looked at the advantages of hunting early in the day. Now let’s look at some tips for resources.    Power of Food Food attracts does … more

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Pre-rut Advantage: Early Bird Gets the Buck
Posted on July 5, 2013

In Part 1 of this exclusive five-part segment , we got you primed for hunting a giant  buck before the rut begins. Part 2 covered hunting primary scrapes. Now let’s take a closer look at the advantages of hunting early.      Bowhunt Morning & Midday Mornings are my preference when hunting active primary … more

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Pre-rut Advantage: Hunt Primary Scrapes
Posted on June 30, 2013

In Part 1 of this exclusive five-part segment , we got you primed for hunting a giant  buck before the rut begins. Now let’s take a closer look at some of these advantages, starting with primary scrapes:     Hunt Primary Scrapes Most of my attention during the pre rut is … more