Tip of the Week2019-05-05T11:45:59-06:00

Tip of the Week

Become a better archer, one tip at a time.

We aim to preserve the heritage of the bow and arrow by being the premier source for inspiration, motivation and education that will foster a community of traditional bowhunters for years to come.

Frostbite Prevention and Treatment

Many traditional bowhunters go afield when the weather is very cold; it’s part of the challenge of hunting, but it can also be dangerous if you aren’t prepared. [...]

A Durable Button Compass for Every Occasion

Hunting with traditional archery tackle is challenging enough, let alone trekking uncharted wilderness and roadless areas, big woods or swamps where your ability to get out of an [...]

Milkweed Wind Indicator

Milkweed fluff is a great wind indicator. A few floating strands will let you see how the wind currents are moving in your area. Powder or string wind [...]

Birchbark

I think the simplest ideas are often the most useful. As I walk through the woods, stump shooting or even when I'm hunting, I gather peeling birchbark. Compressed [...]

Brush Buttons for a Recurve Bow

Brush buttons may be placed on each end of a recurve's bowstring to prevent sticks and branches from getting caught between the tips and the string. Brush buttons [...]

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