Archery may be considered a fun hobby to many but there is much more beyond that. The sport of archery requires precision, control, focus, physical ability and determination. Top athletes train daily, and for hours at a time, but even recreational archery carry huge benefits towards your health. Whether practiced indoors or out, competitively or social, archery gets you active, burning calories and in an overall better state of mind. Here are just a few of the health benefits you will start to notice if you start coming to Triggers and Bows’ state-of-the-art archery range regularly. 1. Exercise Archery is a sport that can be practiced by all, no matter age, gender or ability. While physically drawing a bow does expend energy, so does walking to and from the target end to end to collect [...]
Autumn is here and Thanksgiving is just around the corner. What better way to prepare for the holiday than by hunting for that turkey dinner yourself? If you’re planning on getting out there and hunting for your own Thanksgiving dinner this year, be sure to avoid these costly mistakes. 1. Choosing weak setups How you setup for a turkey hunt can actually be more important than your calling skills. Some turkey hunters merely flop down anywhere close to the tom and begin their calling sequence without much consideration or thought about their setup. On occasion, this technique may work, however, how many times have you heard about a gobbler hanging up just out of gun range? If you want to avoid experiencing that saying, then you need to develop an intimate knowledge of the turkey’s [...]
As a man’s best friend who wouldn’t want to take their most loyal buddy along for their next hunting expedition? Taking your dog along for the hunt is one of the most fulfilling options out there for a hunter to really bond with their furry friend. Not only can a dog provide pleasant company during a long day of hunting, but a well-trained hunting dog can actually help you track different types of animals, scare them into the open, and even retrieve them after you’ve landed an accurate shot. We have put together a few training exercises, benchmarks and accessories that can be purchased at your local hunting goods store, to get you started on turning your dog into your hunting buddy. 1. Basic training It’s important that you take the introductory steps that every [...]
If your Valentine isn’t into mushy flowers and chocolates, get them a gift they will truly appreciate this year. These five Valentine’s Day hunting goods are perfect for any outdoor enthusiast. What better way to celebrate than with the activity you both love? 1. A dozen arrows Roses can be pricey this time of year and they end up wilting away within a week. This year, think about swapping out a dozen roses for a dozen arrows. They are certain to bring enjoyment to you and your significant other for many days to come. Our 12-pack of Gold Tip 2’ Hunter Raptor Arrows provide the versatility to meet the demands of every level and challenge you may encounter. Providing speed, strength, and stability, thanks to Gold Tip’s 100% carbon technology, the Hunters have become the [...]
We thought it was time we needed a fresh look and what better time than at the start of a new year? We are excited to announce we have revamped our website to make your online experience easier and more fun. Check out these new features we’ve included that have us starting the New Year the right way. In the beginning stages, we had so many ideas, from updating our content and navigation to helping customers get from one place to the next without skipping over any important information they may want to know. Our solution was to split our site into two sections. We now have our main site and our store site. Our main page is a collection of resources available for you to learn who we are and what services and products [...]
This year, we put together a helpful Christmas gift guide to help you find that perfect gift for the hunting lover in your life. Maybe they have been shooting for years, or maybe they are just getting started in the sport. Either way, here are five perfect gifts that will suit all gun enthusiasts, all of which we offer online and at our gun store. 1. Range Packages ($49.99 - $159.99) Do you know someone who has always wanted to try archery or shooting a firearm or both? At Triggers and Bows, we believe that everyone should be able to partake in the sport of shooting if they are interested in doing so. For this reason, we offer a variety of Firearm Range Packages to suit all skill and comfort levels! No license is required [...]
In this post, Peter Ray highlights a few things about creating food plots and mineral stations in your hunting area. Come out on June 10 to our next seminar for more tips and information!