so this season will be my first year hunting. ill be doing modern firearm this year but next year im thinking about bow hunting for deer and elk. i was just wondering how difficult is it for a newb that hasnt fired a bow??
today was at the archery shop and was holding back a primos brand bow. with the other manufacturers, i noticed my arms werent straight and steady like they should be but with the primos bows i noticed it was level the entire time. so im thinking about going for their brand of bows. plus the grip feels good too!
Primos bows are made by PSE. If you like the Primos you might try other PSE variations.
Probably the most challenging aspect of bow hunting is not the bow but the hunting. With a bow you have to get closer to your game. If your good at that aspect of the hunt, then the rest will come with practice.
I've spent countless hours either on my hands and knees or bent over, messing up my back, looking for blood. One such instance I remember most was a hog hunt a few years ago in Mississippi. I had never shot a hog so when I poked a hole in this guy; I was determined to find him. Wearing snake leggings, I crawled on my hands and knees through the briars and the brambles and bushes where a rabbit wouldn't go. I found a spot of blood here and there but never the pig. And lucky for me, I didn't find...