Welcome to Friday! This is a big weekend for a lot of bowhunters, as many states are starting their seasons in the next few days. Good luck to everyone that is getting out there!
Colorado Bull Elk Down!
My buddy Al, The SoCal Bowhunter, just got back from his first elk hunt in the mountains of Colorado, where killed a great bull! You can begin reading his story here. Congratulations, Al!
Local hunter safety courses always fill up fast as the hunting seasons begin across the country. I recently discovered a new way that you can get your hunting safety certification through HunterCourse.com. This site provides users a way to take their state specific hunter safety courses online. For example check out the information for HunterCourse.com California, which includes firearm safety, basic shooting skills, hunting ethics, and more!
Trusting Your Gut
Hunters constantly wrestle with their gut instinct, doubt, and questioning in their mind. Remi Warren (hunter, guide, author and all-around wild man) talks about this tension and why we should trust our gut and innate hunting instinct. Check out the article, and check out my buddy Will’s interview with Remmy.
Last-Minute Bow Tweaks
I really hope your bow setup is dialed-in by now, but if not, check out these last-minute bow tweaks from Bill Winke. Read the article…
Dynamic Core Areas
Do bucks really stay in their home range? When do bucks leave their core areas? Why do they leave them? Does land type effect a bucks core area? Find out…
Is Trophy Hunting Hurting Our Sport?
This is a topic that we could debate for weeks on end, and there are no simple answers. I think chasing trophies has helped, and hindered hunting. This article provides some good points to think about.