Archive for Karen Mehall Phillips

AmericanHunter.org Launches "Whitetail Week"

AmericanHunter.org is proud to launch "Whitetail Week," a new online-only initiative designed to deliver as much content as possible about North America's favorite game animal.

August 26, 2014

For the Good of the Group

For NRA President Jim Porter, it is rewarding to help wield the tremendous influence of our 5-million-plus membership’s united voice as a faithful servant of American hunters and shooters. Stopping to hunt the occasional wild turkey and maybe even earn a grand slam along the way is a bonus.

August 22, 2014

Archery Accuracy Begins with Good Form

It's okay to be bossy when it's to help make sure a new archer is mastering his or her shooting fundamentals!

August 14, 2014

Why PSE's DNA SP is an Ultimate Buck Buster This Season

The DNA SP from PSE is "on target" for one new bowhunter--or any bowhunter--seeking the answer to the speed vs. forgiveness debate!

August 12, 2014

3 Reasons to Pack a Seat on Backcountry Bowhunts

As you try and trim weight from your heavy backpack, don't let your seat be one of the items you sacrifice on that backcountry hunt!

August 08, 2014

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