I got an antelope on my thrid seaon of bow hunting, but it was my first attempt at antelope. My passion is elk and have yet to take one with a bow, this will be my 5th season. I have had some real close encounters one bull at 25 yards but no shot.
Hopefully 1, this is my first year bow hunting, I've been hunting for bout 20 or so yrs, when I would rifle hunt i would stalk in as close as possible usally into 20 yrds or so, I think the transition to bow hunting will be smooth because of the way i hunted already. Just now I can hunt the animals in the rut
I have yet to take a whitetail with my bow. I havn't hunted them much during archery season and this year will be the first time I'm able to spend alot of time after them with my bow. I've gun hunted them alot but thats a different story.
We hear more and more about giant bucks these days.
Hunters are on a mission, scurrying to and fro – and even from state to state - trying to find the “perfect” hunting area where big bucks abound and they are found chasing does at all hours of the day.
These properties exist but they are expensive to maintain and generally, very expensive to hunt!
Let’s look at possibilities closer to home – your land, your lease or land that you have permission to hunt!
My brother and I are fortunate to...