Dan Staton

Early Season Elk Tactics

Early season elk tactics for a bowhunter will vary greatly depending on which state you are hunting…. Read more…

Bowhunting Public Land Elk

The allure of public land elk hunting boils down to a super-tuned bow in the hands of an ambitious and determined bowhunter.  Step onto to public ground… Read more…

Bowhunting Spring Bears

Idaho spring bear hunting is near and dear to my heart. Public ground bruins roaming large tracts of rough country with limited access to the average… Read more…

The Fear of Failure; A Key to Bowhunting Success

None of us are immune to fear. Everyone has tasted failure and hated the feeling. It sucks and it doesn’t make anyone feel good. However, the fear of… Read more…

The Elk Learning Curve

Back in 2001, it took me about 20 minutes to harvest my first bull elk with my Dad’s Remington .308. My dad cow called the bull in during a late October… Read more…

Limbsaver Silent Quiver

This is a 5 arrow quiver made with noise and vibration material that makes it extremely quiet.  It is very effective at dampening sound that is… Read more…

Scent Blocker Live Wire G2

This year’s second generation system is designed for peace of mind for the avid tree stand hunter.  It’s basically a 25′ spider braid line that is… Read more…

Game Plan Long Haul

This pack system is a must for the avid ground blind hunter – The Long Haul will fit your ground blind, chairs, and it has a shelf on top for your decoys… Read more…

Performance Menu for Backcountry Bowhunting

Backcountry is home to long hikes, sweat soaked backpacks, and massive caloric expenditure. Backcountry bowhunter Dan Staton provides helpful insights… Read more…

Physical Preparation For Elk

The days are winding down to the opener of elk and deer season. Are you prepared? If not, try this routine to kickstart your training if you’ve fallen a… Read more…

Bull Elk Tactics

If you want to arrow a big bull elk in September follow these three… Read more…

Bowhunting Public Land Elk: Part 1

Do you want to succeed where others fail? Then tune into what this accomplished public land elk hunter has to… Read more…