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Michigan 2014 Spring Turkey

Michigan 2014 Spring Turkey

My second Michigan Spring Turkey Season was a success! As soon as we sat down, my boyfriend, Jamie and I, heard a gobble, we waited and continued to call. A few minutes went by and I looked over my shoulder and saw a nice tom strutting about 40 yards away from me through thick trees… Continue Reading →

First kill with my Mathews Creed

First kill with my Mathews Creed

Spotted this javelina with a group of about 15, early one morning. I stalked in and was within 40 yards of the herd. While I was ranging the herd, I heard a noise to my left. I took a quick peep and noticed a javelina in a burrow under a mesquite tree not 10 yards… Continue Reading →

Rocky Mountain Turkey

Rocky Mountain Turkey

Called this turkey in on a cold 28 degree morning in the mountains of Colorado. Came straight in the the Avain X Feeding Hen decoy. Taken with my Mathews Z7 with a RamCat 100gr Broadhead at 30 yards. Never even ran. Great Hunt thanks to the quality and dependability of Mathews Bows

Me & my Z7

My Z7

I started out bowhunting with a Browning Micro Midas 3 bow and killed my first buck with it when I was 10 years old. After that I killed several more whitetail and turkeys with it, but something was missing… Then for Christmas 2009 my dad got me a Mathews Z7! Then I figured out what… Continue Reading →

First Time To Colorado

I set out on my first trip to Colorado with my father, uncle, and cousin, this was their 10th trip out. I was beyond excited because I’m a die hard outdoorsman. We went and stayed with my cousin in Steamboat Springs Colorado for the night where we had a delicious elk tenderloin and mashed potatoes…. Continue Reading →

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“Xtreme” Repelling Retrieval of Billy Goat, Shot with Mathews Z7 Xtreme

My name is Cole Kramer and 10 months out of the year I spend my life guiding & hunting in Alaska. My 5th Mountain Goat hunt would take place on Kodiak Island in Alaska. I was able to make a 45 yard shot with my Mathews Z7 Xtreme, expiring the Billy Goat quickly. Unfortunately though, the billy… Continue Reading →

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Won my first BIG State Title!!

I’m Taylor and I’m 12 yrs old. In Feb of 2014 I won my first BIG State Title after shooting archery for about a year and a half. I shot the State 4-H Indoor event last year and finished 75th out of 150. Summer of last year my Dad bought me a new Mathews Conquest… Continue Reading →

My Second Kill with the Creed XS

My Second Kill with the Creed XS

I recently upgraded from my Hyperlite to the Creed XS. After shooting it, I knew it was time. I took it for stalk down on public land in East Texas. We had just had a bad Ice Storm and there was still ice crunching beneath my feet as I tracked along. After 45 min I… Continue Reading →

My 1st Whitetail Bow Kill!

My 1st Whitetail Bow Kill!

I went out hunting with a buddy on his property on the afternoon of November 8th. I had never harvested a Whitetail with my bow before but had a good feeling about this afternoon. It was my late Father’s birthday, he had passed 8 years ago. He was the one that got me started hunting… Continue Reading →

First Turkey, First Kill With The Jewel!!

First Turkey, First Kill With The Jewel!!

My Husband and Dad were not available to go hunting with me on this particular night, but I decided to go try it for a while after work. This turkey came in and was actually to close to the blind to shoot until he finally turned and walked out to about 10 yards, where I… Continue Reading →