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Dick's Sporting Goods
(239) 433-0216
10011 Gulf Center Drive
Fort Myers, FL
 
Paradise Bicycles
(239) 772-2453
1712 Del Prado Boulevard South
Cape Coral, FL
 
Citadel International
(239) 458-2035
918 Southeast 14th Avenue
Cape Coral, FL
 
Vision Ace Hardware
(239) 549-4260
1004 Cape Coral Parkway East
Cape Coral, FL
 
Sports Authority
(239) 242-0914
1810 Pine Island Road Northeast
Cape Coral, FL
Services
Golf Day Shop, Golf Simulator, Golf Trade-In Program, Hunting and Fishing Licenses, Delivery & Assembly
Hours
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.

Taylor Rental
(239) 574-4474
946 Ne Pine Island Rd
Cape Coral, FL
 
Cape Coral Bicycles
(239) 242-2453
8 Del Prado Boulevard South Suite F
Cape Coral, FL
 
Larry`s Pawn Shop Inc
(239) 549-9633
1726 Cape Coral Parkway East
Cape Coral, FL
 
MotionTech
(239) 246-2331
3418 Sw 29th Ave
Cape Coral, FL
 
Cape Tool & Tackle
(941) 574-6950
405 Northeast Pine Island Road
Cape Coral, FL
 

Arrows - Practice as You Will Hunt

Author: 
Jim Boyd

I see it all the time.

Not just in bowhunting - but in hunting in general.

Whatever you are going to do when hunting, do that in practice also! So many times, we hear stories about the big one that got away that is traced back to not doing this!

Never was this more true than in archery. There are so many variables in shooting a bow that any little change can throw you out of whack - and affect your aimpoint, big time.

I have been out of archery for a LONG time and just got back into it this year.

I have a crucial Midwest trip coming up in a few weeks and am really concerned about being able to make a good shot, if one is presented.

One of the things I did early on, after I got a new bow (Bear Attack) was to ditch the field points and the regular nocks.

I am shooting my actual broadheads and Nocturnal brand nocks for all of my practice...

I made a test before doing so, however... I left three arrows with field points and plastic nocks and set up three arrows for hunting and shot them in comparison tests.

I learned two things immediately:

∗ the two different groups fly altogether differently

∗ the field point / plastic nock group shoot a lot better than the hunting arrows

I guess it is the broadheads making the difference - but whatever... I have to shoot broadheads and will shoot the illuminated nocks... so that is all I am going to practice with.

In fact, I shot a lot better with the field points - that would give you a false sense of confidence that might be shattered if you used a broadhead and made a bad shot on a deer.

I am shooting from 10 - 30 yards primarily, from an elevated deck behind my house. I do shoot 40 and 50 yards but they do not seem to be real world shots, at least for me.

I am older now - 53 - and the constant practice is not easy, but I am seeing marked improvement each week.

I am not shooting little 1" groups at 20 yards, but I have stopped shooting at the same spot - could not a...

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Florida Hunting Regulations

Age Requirement:

Children under the age of 16 are not required to have a license; however, they must carry proof of age identification.

Education Requirement:

Hunter Education is required of all persons born on or after June 1, 1975.

Bow Education Required:

No

Orange Required:

Yes