A Gun Hunter’s Bowhunting Conversion

A Gun Hunter’s Bowhunting Conversion

Austin Booth, a 35-year-old Arkansas native and the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission director, has been a hunter for most of his life. He’s shot plenty of ducks, geese and upland game birds with his trusty Remington 870. He’s always gone deer hunting during gun...
Overcoming the October Lull

Overcoming the October Lull

Glassing deer through binoculars on early September evenings is enough to excite any bowhunter. After all, finding deer is half the battle to hunting them successfully. Many hunters use that summer scouting to determine their stand locations for the rest of the...
Bowhunting Funnels and Pinch Points

Bowhunting Funnels and Pinch Points

Getting within bow range of a game animal often means understanding where the animal wants to go and the route it’s likely to use to get there, and setting up for a shot somewhere along the way. Identifying terrain features like funnels and pinch points can help you...
Wind and Scent Control Basics

Wind and Scent Control Basics

Imagine the smell of cinnamon rolls fresh out of the oven. Your mouth probably started watering, and your body probably relaxed as you thought about a peaceful morning around the breakfast table. Now imagine sitting in your living room watching TV and suddenly...