Unraveling this buck’s patterns during the post season was key to the author arrowing him the first time in the stand.

5 Steps to Kill- Part I
Posted on December 18, 2013

Steps 1 and 2 in our “5 Steps to Kill” series. Make sure you check back next week for steps 3-5! 5 Steps to Kill Follow this simple plan to line out where to shoot next year’s buck.  By Steve Bartylla I was pumped. Just that quick, I was convinced … more


How To Prevent Your Bowhunting Gear From Getting Stolen
Posted on May 14, 2012

Last year I had the pleasure of taking my nephew on his first bow hunt. We spent the summer glassing fields, trimming shooting lanes and hanging stands. As we got our gear around during the pre-dawn, both of us felt as giddy as schoolgirls in anticipation of opening day of … more