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Outdoor Journal: Easier Chaos One bow popular among senior hunters

Thursday, July 14, 2011
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For years, I have listened to bowhunters, mostly senior citizens, who were struggling to draw and shoot their bows. Obviously, this group is growing, and as an advocate of crossbow hunting, especially for these individuals, I believe it would be ideal to let them continue to enjoy bowhunting during the early bowhunting season using a crossbow. Unfortunately, the recent crossbow hunting legislation that was passed does not allow these ind­ividuals to use a crossbow during the early archery season....

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