Strugis with his great ram, taken with his Black Widow longbow. The animal required a longer-than-normal shot to anchor.

Rams in the Liards-Part II
Posted on November 26, 2013

Part II, the conclusion to Rams in the Liards-Part I, click here to read Part I! Rams in the Liards   This bowhunter tells about his wild sheep adventure with two good buddies in the remote Northwest Territories backcountry.   By Denny Sturgis, Jr. My Hunt Day One: After breakfast, … more


Bow-killing a Shiras Moose: The Hunt
Posted on June 9, 2013

In a recent post, we took a look at how bow-killing a Shiras moose in the wild Wyoming backcountry requires scouting the hunt. Now take a look at the second leg of the hunt which made for an unforgettable adventure.  Second Leg of the Hunt September 19 was not only … more


Bow-killing a Shiras Moose: Scouting the Hunt
Posted on June 7, 2013

Bow-killing a Shiras moose in the wild Wyoming backcountry makes not only for an unforgettable adventure, but one that is difficult to fulfill, too.    I was again awakened by the sound of pelting raindrops hitting the side of the tent. For the last three days it had rained and … more