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Elite bow sale at Southern Oregon Archery

By Jason Haley
10/11/12 – Southern Oregon Archery has announced that the 2013 Elite Archery bows are coming soon. The remaining 2012 bows will be on sale until they are gone. If you are thinking about a new bow, take advantage of this opportunity. According to the folks at the shop, “The time is now! Don't wait because there are not many and if you have ever shot an Elite, you know they will go fast!”

I can vouch for this. I bought an Elite Hunter from these guys two years ago and it’s by far the best bow I’ve ever owned. My confidence has grown a ton since I’ve been shooting this bow. I’ve always been more of a hunter than a target shooter but after practicing with this thing this past summer it’s clear to me that it’s capable of lot in terms of amazing groups.

So bust out those credit cards, the late archery season is just around the corner.

Archery News

Student archers hit the mark 03/16/15 -- The California National Archery in the Schools Program (CalNASP), hosted by the Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW), has concluded its fifth annual Virtual State Archery Tournament. Young archers from around...Full Story
Nevada Wild covers archery in schools
National Archery in Schools Program 2014 Contestants About National Archery in the Schools Program (NASP)
02/05/15 -- Nevada Wild, sponsored by the Nevada Department of Wildlife (NDOW), is a weekly, hour-long, audio program designed to take an in-depth look at issues impacting wildlife. The program features news, information and... Full Story
Wyoming Moose Adventure
a re-creation of the author's reaction to seeing the bull prior to the shot (Photo by Joe Wylie)
By Joe Wylie 
10/29/14 -- It was my 15th consecutive year to apply for a Wyoming moose permit…I knew I had a decent chance with 14 preference points, but I thought the same thing the last 3 years. When the letter finally came...
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“Hogzilla” goes down…landowner rejoices!
Close up of hog tusks, Jeff Ervin,
Article and photos by Jeff Ervin
10/07/14 -- Earlier this Season, (around Spring Turkey Season)…I was able to obtain hunting rights to a large parcel of private land West of I-5, between Cottonwood and Red Bluff. This cattle ranch has been in the owner's...
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​The Good, the Bad, and the Lucky
Bull elk,Jeff Ervin, archery, SLIP covers, Elk Mountain gear
Article, photos and video by Jeff Ervin 
09/28/14 -- This is the story of my 2014 solo archery elk hunt, in Colorado’s Flat Tops Wilderness. If you are a trophy hunter, you will not be impressed with my story; I have always been, and always will be a meat hunter... 
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Bowhunting Pigs 101…what I’ve learned
rare coywolf, wilfview, Jeff Ervin,
Article and photos by Jeff Ervin
09/06/14 -- I’ve been bowhunting for around 40 years now, and I have a lot of big game under my belt to include blacktails, muleys, bear, and elk. But, one animal has eluded me over the years…the wild pig...
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Happy Trails: How to keep smilin’ after the shot
Jason Haley in the woods, photo by Sean Draeger
By Jason Haley
05/07/14 -- They returned to camp grinning ear to ear. I had a hunch what that meant and was hoping for the best -- a short trail, happy hunter and me in my tent before midnight. I knew better. As we gathered packs, bags...
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Archery Ranges in S. Oregon and N. California 07/18/13 -- Archery season is upon us. The slings of arrows and force of crossbows will be hitting the zones and fields around the country. Hunters and target enthusiasts will be practicing their skills and shooting...Full Story
Pigs Everywhere Pigs Everywhere, Francisco Garcia, 12/27/12 -- Don’t you just love it when a plan comes together? I was bow hunting wild pigs with my good friend Steve Kensett and was sitting on what we call The Log when he came up with the perfect plan. The spot we were hunting was...Full Story
Anarchy introduces new 1.5-inch broadhead Anarchy, Jason Haley, By Jason Haley
12/10/12 -- Anarchy Archery of Wilderville, Oregon recently released a 1.5-inch version of its popular hunting broadhead. The new 1.5 flies just as true as the original, even at distance, but contains a larger cutting surface...
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Tagged out in ten By Jason Haley
11/01/12 --It was dead silent. My heart rate was starting to slow and the sweat was starting to evaporate on the side of my face. The cooling felt good. I had an arrow nocked and it was still plenty dark as I began to settle into my stand...
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Roosevelts in the Red Zone Stuarts Bull, Nathan Mendell, Roosevelts in the Red Zone, By Nathan Mendell
09/27/12 --- Oregon coastal mountain ranges offer up some hard earned rewards for those who are willing to endure the sweat, blood and frustrations of public hunting lands. The 2012 Archery elk season was not unlike any other...
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Hunting trip gone bad Francisco Garcia, Outdoorman's Diary, bad hunting story 08/28/12 -- if you asked me what I’d rather be doing, most of the time I would emphatically say, deer hunting. For me nothing gets the juices flowing and the imagination spinning like the arrival of bow or rifle season for deer. When...Full Story


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