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Old 10-08-2013, 04:24 PM
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Hey guys im a new deer hunter. im 16 and my dad never took me. im planning on going bow hunting so i was wondering if any of you have any tips for a rookie haha thank you
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Old 10-08-2013, 05:04 PM
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practice till you can nearly shoot with your eyes closed, don't take a marginal shot, practice good scent control, purchase a good spray and use it even on stand. Be patient on stand, look for well used trails and set up with your back to the sun. That's a start.
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Old 10-21-2013, 06:06 AM
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practice till you can nearly shoot with your eyes closed, don't take a marginal shot, practice good scent control, purchase a good spray and use it even on stand. Be patient on stand, look for well used trails and set up with your back to the sun. That's a start.
Alright thanks for the tips bud i appreciate it!
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Old 10-21-2013, 06:20 AM
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Wait for the shot, don't be afraid to let some deer Pass by you if you don't have a good shot, it's better to wait for a good clean shot. Good Luck
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I agree with both
most important practice, practice & more practice
with proper form pay attention to your form, nock points ect...
make sure you do the same every time it is a lot to remamber but after awhile you wont have to think about it you will just automaticly do it
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The one thing I have learned about bow hunting is that it takes PATIENCE. One thing I sometimes do not have. You have to put in more "work" to be successful bow hunting than you do rifle hunting.
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