The author and his massive whitetail, which he arrowed after 15 days on stand while hunting with the Harpole’s Lodge in Pike County, Illinois. The buck’s gross score was 192 points—truly a deer of a lifetime. Photos by Eric Suhm,

Miracle Buck Part I
Posted on September 26, 2013

Part I of a two-part series. Over the course of three seasons, and three weeks on stand, this bowhunter’s dream of scoring on a Boone and Crockett-caliber buck finally comes to life. By Ron Way “I can’t believe it,” I said to myself. “I just blew a chance of a … more


Seven tips on getting a deadlier treestand bow
Posted on April 6, 2011

By Joe Bell Precision shooting isn’t just a western bowhunting thing. It applies to whitetail hunting, too, only the circumstances call for slightly different medicine. Nonetheless, to come out on top, you want the most accurate, most forgiving, and most powerful rig you can shoot. After years of hunting out … more