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

Spot and stalk is typically the best way to bowhunt wilderness deer, which means setting up on a high vantage point at first light and glassing heavily using top-quality optics.

Backcountry Mulie Advice-Part I
Posted on October 9, 2013

Backcountry Mulie Advice-Part I, check back in a week for Part II!  Searching the high country for early-season mulies provides an incredible rush and adventure, but don’t expect easy anything. These deer often require lots of physical work and finesse. By Jason Stafford   The clouds swept into the valley, … 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