Bowhunters' Digest

Bowhunters' Digest

by Patrick Meitin

Paperback(Sixth Edition)

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Tune up your bowhunting skills!

New to the bowhunting and archery game? Looking for some shooting tips to improve your extensive bowhunting experience? Bowhunters' Digest, 6th Edition has everything you need to take your skills to the next level. Expert archer, bowhunter and former big-game guide Patrick Meitin shares deer hunting tactics, equipment selection advice, and tuning and accuracy tips that will help you become a better bowhunter—whether it's your first season, or you've enjoyed it for decades.

This completely updated guide provides top big-buck strategies for bowhunting white-tailed deer in the varied habitats they roam—classic farmlands, big-woods haunts, the plains and prairies, and suburban areas around the continent. Plus, there are calling and rattling tips, rub and scrape secrets, and strategies for consistent public-land success.

Meitin offers comprehensive advice on how to become a better archer by learning how to choose the right equipment, and set up and maintain your bow, arrows, crossbow, bolts and more. His expert guidance shows you what it takes to improve your accuracy through proper shooting form, fundamental aiming techniques, and ultimately how to prepare for high-pressure bowhunting situations.


  •Proven big-buck hunting strategies
  •Real-world advice on successful public-land bowhunting
  •Do-it-yourself instructions for setting up and tuning equipment
  •How to improve your accuracy
  •Equipment directory with the best new bowhunting gear

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781440247477
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date: 01/04/2017
Edition description: Sixth Edition
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 8.20(w) x 10.70(h) x 2.70(d)

About the Author

Patrick Meitin began bowhunting 36 years ago and has evolved with the sport to become a highly skilled competitive archer, bowhunter and big-game guide. His total immersion in archery has given him a unique and well-rounded perspective into the development, refi nement and implementation of many types of archery gear. He has written thousands of articles for many different publications, including Deer & Deer Hunting, Peterson's Bowhunting and Outdoor Life. He is also the author of two previous books, Bowhunting Modern Elk and The Bowhunter's Guide to Better Shooting.

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