Bowhunters have a tremendous option to help increase success in the field for turkey and deer, Decoys. In this month’s Thoughts and Tips, M.R. James provides some important things to do to ensure your success.
The future of our sport rests with the next generation but the mentoring of that generation starts with us. M.R. James has spent a lifetime helping that next generation get into bowhunting. He shows you how.
Always a guiding light for our sport, especially needed now in the age of the internet and unrivalled egos, M.R. James puts Part II to his reasoned article on what we, as bowhunters, need to do when spreading our hunting adventures and successes.
Dick Lattimer was the right hand man of the legend, the great Fred ‘Papa’ Bear. After decades of working together Fred passed and Dick set out to cover his amazing life in his book ‘I Remember Papa Bear’. Dick also passed Sept 6, 2011. In their memory we are pleased to rerun Dick’s book, Chapter by Chapter.
M.R. James covers how, in the internet age, what we hunters, must do to enhance, rather than degrade our image for ourselves and those who do not hunt.
It’s critical to visualize exactly where your arrow needs to penetrate to reach the heart-lung-liver area. Hitting an animal in the exact spot to do the most internal damage in the shortest amount of time is what matters most.
Everyone who read Bowhunter Magazine looked forward to ‘Maggie’s Meanderings’. Maggie had a sense of humor, infused in bowhunting, that made us all chuckle at the things he said and did. Thanks Maggie, for the joy you gave us.
For most bowhunters the drive is to put a good animal on the ground. Add to the trophy room, the count and the freezer. For some it’s not the quantity but the quality of the trophy and for even less, it’s passing on the shot.
The industry mourns the loss of yet another great friend to our sport. It is with deep sadness we say good-bye to Don Clark.