Illinois

Bowhunting Illinois Bucks with the TenPoint Crossbow

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Clinton Fawcett’s son, Avery, made good bowhunting Illinois bucks after church this past Sunday. Here’s the… Read more…

Snake Bit: The Season That Never Was

Sometimes all it takes is a dose of reality to remind us how hard bowhunting can really… Read more…

Brady Scheffler’s Giant 199″ Illinois Typical

Bowhunting.com Pro Staff member Brady Scheffler harvested this monster 199 2/8″ typical in Nothern Illinois on the morning of October 26, 2012 while… Read more…

Illinois Hunters and Game Officials Clash Over CWD Management

Illinois deer hunters are asking to be more involved in the state’s handling of Chronic Wasting Disease management to better ensure a healthy deer herd… Read more…

Bowhunters Roundtable – Day 2

Day 2 of the Bowhunters Roundtable, held at PASA Park in scenic Barry, Illinois, brought a host of new product manufacturers with new goodies for us to… Read more…

Illinois Hunter Jason Sanders Takes Possible NEW World Record Eight Point

During the second weekend of the 2011 Illinois deer shotgun season, hunter Jason Sanders connected on an eight-point buck so big that it may be the… Read more…

Slight decline in Illinois 2011 deer harvest totals

Illinois deer hunters took 181,411 deer during the 2011-12 seasons – down slightly from last year’s 182,270 mark. This mark represents a 20,000 animal… Read more…

30 Point Doe Taken in Illinois Could be Record

While hunting near Mount Erie, Illinois, farmhand Richard Lomas took what he thought to possibly be the best buck of his life during the second part of… Read more…

Illinois Deer Hunter faces 41 – Criminal Counts

Kiernan (along with two other men) has been charged with 41 counts of criminal complaint, which includes the aforementioned whitetail buck. It seems… Read more…

NEW Illinois Purple Paint Law will Help Prevent Trespassing

A new law signed by Governor Pat Quinn allows Illinois landowners or lessees the option of using purple paint markings on trees or posts on their property… Read more…

NEW Illinois State Bowfishing Record Asian Carp

Last weekend (July 16-17) at the Bowfishing Association of Illinois’ second-annual Director’s Shoot, bowfisherman Robb Kemper shattered the previous… Read more…

New Illinois Bowfishing Record – Grass Carp

The first ever submission for an Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) bowfishing record was submitted early this May by Bowfishing Association… Read more…