Entries by G5 Staff

How to Optimize Your Bow for Hunting Season

Bow Hunting | Is Your Bow Hunting Equipment Optimized for This Season? Photo: Struttinbucks Ensuring that a bow is performing at its best is key to accuracy in the field. When building the perfect bow hunting rig, start with the basics of optimizing the bow itself. Only after the bow is set up properly can […]

How Late Season Bow Hunting Can Pay Off

Tips to Overcome Late Season Bow Hunting Challenges There’s a certain breed of bow hunter who actually likes to hunt the late season. Many will say they do and talk the talk. But when it comes right down to it, most of them will avoid late season deer hunting to focus on house work or […]

Broadhead Selection | Accuracy vs. Penetration

Does Broadhead Selection Have to Be One or the Other? Ask any bow hunter which broadhead is the best, and you’ll get a range of answers that span across sizes, styles, and price points. Everybody has a reason for loving their chosen broadhead type, and there’s often little that can be said to change their […]

5 Long-range Archery Hunting Tips

How and When to Take Long Distance Archery Hunting Shots Not long ago archery hunting shots of 40-yards were considered “far” by many bow hunters. The distance was difficult to shoot but it was also considered borderline unethical based on the archery hunting equipment technology available at the time. It was hard to accurately shoot […]

Best Broadheads for North America’s Wild Game Animals

Top 5 Broadheads for Your Bucket List Animal It doesn’t matter what wild game species you pursue while archery hunting, you’ve probably debated which broadheads you should use a few times. There are so many broadhead types and brands on the market, that it can be confusing to know which is right. If you listen […]

Mental and Physical Bow Hunting Preparation

Bow Hunting Preparation | What Steps You Should Take to Get Ready Summer may be the best time for wetting lines and relaxing at the lake, and everyone should get their fair share of those hobbies in while they can. But there are many things you should be doing right now to get ready for […]

Bow Hunting Elk | Setting Up Archery Equipment For Elk

Dialing In Your Archery Equipment for Bow Hunting Elk Is this the year? Did you finally draw the tag? If so you are approaching success and one heck of a high or potentially a worst case scenario low. Elk hunting is hard, and there are no guarantees. If you are looking to make the challenge […]

Using Shape and Terrain for Better Bow Hunting Food Plots

Which Shapes Are Deer Magnets for Bow Hunting Food Plots? Let’s be real. There is no single magic solution when it comes to bow hunting. Or at least nobody’s mentioned it if they’ve discovered it (and they probably wouldn’t). That’s what keeps deer hunters on their toes, and eager to try new things to improve […]

Broadhead Test Video | Which Style Broadhead Penetrates Furthest?

3 Blade Fixed, 3 Blade Expandable, and 2 Blade Expandable Broadhead Test Video Every spring Growing Deer TV hosts a field day on the Proving Grounds near Branson, Missouri in the Ozark Mountains. The 2016 spring field day was filled with some spectacular informational presentations, educational demonstrations, and new for this year, a broadhead test […]

3 Food Plot Ideas to Execute Now for Bow Hunting This Season

Food Plots and Tree Plots for Bow Hunting | 3 Food Plots for Bow Hunting The biggest question of may…”what food plots should I plant?”, you dare not ask that on Facebook as many so called “Food Plot Experts” rattle off countless mixtures, seed bags, and other not so great ideas. You’re a bow hunter, […]