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By William Meyer
My mind wandered recently on a late-season hunt, a late-season freezing hunt. I was concerned with the odd decision to hunt with a recurve, not only on such a brutally cold day, but all season in . . . keep reading
Old Master Crafters Under New Management
By Jim Belcher
OMC is the new name of your #1 source in bow building supplies. . . . keep reading
Oct/Nov 2015
Available through Dec. 20, 2015
Oct/Nov 2015 An interview with Virgil Vosse of North Archery in Paris, France; History of the Deflex-Reflex Short Bows; How to Mount Stone Points; and much more...

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The Oldest Bowhunter?
By Ben Crookshanks
Claude Jones promised his wife he would quit bowhunting from treestands when he turned 75. He kept his promise. That was eighteen years ago. Arthritis has bothered him for the last few years, and . . . keep reading
The SS Money Pit
By Randy King
The SS Money Pit is a cheap boat. It is a grand 16 feet long and has a whopping 10hp Mercury outboard strapped to the back of it. In every sense of the word it is a utilitarian boat . . . keep reading
This Land is Your Land
By E. Donnall Thomas, Jr.
This editorial was published in the Jun/Jul 2015 issue of Traditional Bowhunter® Magazine. Feel free to download th . . . keep reading
Angus and the Bushwhacker
By Gary Olsen
This title may conjure up images of some poor soul getting gunned down by a high smellin', low down, thievin' outlaw in some old western, but it's actually a bowhunting story. The characters bear . . . keep reading
Eight Simple Rules to Avoid Fights Between Wives and Their Bow-and-Arrow-Maker Husbands
By Ceci and John Borgeson
Since the beginning of the world, we wives of traditional bow-and-arrow-making husbands have had the eternal dilemma of them taking over the house. Where is the limit? The garage? The kitchen? What ha . . . keep reading
Aug/Sep 2015
Available through Oct 20, 2015
Aug/Sep 2015 Meet Norm Johnson of Blacktail Bows; Make Your Own Brain-Tanned Buckskin Quiver-Part 2; Three Mental Shooting Mistakes to Avoid; Hunting--whitetail, pronghorn, brown bear, mountain goat and moose; and much more...

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Sunday Morning Buck
By Ryan W. Theiler
It was early in the Wisconsin bow season and I was hunting on my uncle's farm with a good friend of mine. We hunted Saturday, and were scouting the area on Sunday morning before heading back to sc . . . keep reading
A Late Afternoon Encounter in the Orchard
By Ted Currie
After lunch, I pondered my options for the afternoon. The dogs were stiff from this morning and had no real objection when I suggested that they stay on the futon. We had enjoyed several hours of . . . keep reading
Preserving The Traditional Ethic
By Anthony Triolo
There is currently a war raging in the heart of the environmental conservation movement, no guns just pens and policies. Like it or not, we traditional bow hunters are neck deep in the conflict. W . . . keep reading
On Deer and Goats: A Note on Ortega's Meditations
By Greg Clark
When I first started hunting, a friend told me a story about how, before the days of cell-phones and websites, hunters used to take their deer to check-in stations. As my friend was waiting for hi . . . keep reading
Bear Ham
By Randy King
Bears are like shadows in the forest--to quote a famous Idaho publication. They are cautious, shy, and seldom seen. Bears are omnivores of the highest order, preferring a patch of berries . . . keep reading
The Man You Used To Be
By Chris Oakley
Perhaps there was a time when you were a real serious hunter with the stickbow. Like most of us, you arranged and defined your year around hunting season: looking forward to that time, and prepari . . . keep reading
Wood Block Multi-Tool
By John Borgeson
Shall I bow down to a block of wood? Isaiah 44:19 I have made many cane arrows over the years, and I wanted a multipurpose tool to assist me in that endea . . . keep reading
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