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Old 06-27-2011, 10:59 AM
michaelbounds5 michaelbounds5 is offline
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i am twelve already got a deer over 140 and a smaller buck with a rifle i a going to start bowhunting next year can hit bullseye at 20 8 of 10 times and was wanting any bow hunting tips
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Old 06-27-2011, 07:06 PM
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congrats on your early successes. Bow hunting is a great experience. practicing is what it's all about. What kind of draw weight do you have? Hunting from elevated stands is an effective way to bow hunt. You may benefit from using expandable broad heads like a Rage. Knowing the deer patterns for travel and food is something you will need to know to set up your stand location. Use good camo and scent masking sprays.
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Old 06-28-2011, 04:29 PM
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I think the best thing you can do is find someone older than you who bow hunts and kinda shadow them for part of this upcoming season. Plus they'll be able to help you find a good bow, good draw weight, good broadheads and so forth. I have only been bow hunting for about 4 years now and I love it... not quite as much as firearm season, but pretty doggone close. Good luck!
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