Archive for Karen Mehall Phillips

Six Tips for Your Backcountry Bowhunt

Scan these tent and sleeping bag selection tips as you plan this season's backcountry bowhunting adventure.

August 06, 2014

Know Your Limits!

Whether you're hunting from a blind or climbing the steepest slope for your state's archery opener, step one is to test and verify your limits by practicing and pushing your limits.

August 05, 2014

Prep Now for Your Backcountry Hunts!

With early archery seasons coming in August, Karen Mehall Phillips decided it was time to get serious are her preparation. The result? A trip to Magpul's Backcountry Hunter's course in Yakima, Wash.

July 25, 2014

The Single-Pin vs. Multi-Pin Adjustable Sight Debate

Do you prefer a single-pin sight for your bow, or a multi-pin adjustable one? The debate rages on.

July 18, 2014

Age Recommendations for Introducing Kids to Archery

Every child grows and matures at a different pace so there is no set age requirement for introducing your child to this lifelong sport. It's the parent or guardian who is the best judge of knowing when their child is ready.

July 16, 2014

The Independence Day-Archery Connection

What does Independence Day have to do with a bowhunting blog? Let Karen Mehall Phillips explain.

July 04, 2014

Check Your Grip!

Relaxing your bow grip can aid your accuracy.

June 27, 2014

Floating Your Pin Aids Accuracy

Here's a shooting tip that just may help you tighten your groups this summer!

June 25, 2014

Savage Lady Hunter

A number of companies have trimmed the stock of a hunting rifle and called it a "women's" gun—but Savage Arms set out to design a rifle that was truly designed for female hunters and shooters. The company listened to what women had to say, and used that feedback to help create the Model 11/111 Lady Hunter.

June 23, 2014

Youth Bows Provide Hours of Summer Fun

Let the games begin! As kids kick off the summer break, youth bows from Mathews and Mission make for hours of fun for the entire family.

June 20, 2014

ALPS OutdoorZ Launches Quickdraw Pack for Bowhunters

The Quickdraw allows you to access your gear without having to remove the pack!

June 18, 2014

Zeiss Launches the Victory SF Binocular

As we look toward the fall bow seasons, anyone who enjoys viewing wildlife will appreciate the images captured by the new Zeiss Victory SF.

June 13, 2014

Elk Calling Tip of the Day

You never know when that one extra elk-calling tip might make all the difference as we set sights on this year's archery elk season.

June 11, 2014

Buckle Up with Hunter Safety System's NRA Patriot Vest This Fall

Stay safe, warm and comfy in your treestand this season in HSS' new NRA-licensed Patriot vest.

June 09, 2014

Bushnell’s Truth Rangefinder Gives Bowhunters a Leg Up

Bushnell's Truth rangefinder with Clear Shot technology instantly alerts us of any obstruction in our flight path so we can make a quick, clean kill.

May 22, 2014