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How to Get More Accurate with Black Powder

More and more women are getting into hunting each year
More and more women are getting into hunting each year

The very first muzzleloader I ever owned was a CVA Wolf . I had won it on a ladies-only deer hunt. Everyone in my family was a blackpowder hunter. When I won the gun, I wanted to be 100-percent proficient and accurate, so I sent it to CVA for a perfect tune job.… Read more

A Family’s CVA Muzzloader Deer Hunt with Forrest Armke

Editor’s Note: Forrest Armke, manager of the 40,000-acre Ford Ranch, has families who hunt together every year at the ranch. To learn about the power and the influence of a family hunt in a family’s life, Armke tells us what he saw from his perspective when a single mom, Shannon Mason, and her son, Josh Mason, hunted together at the Ford Ranch, and why you should consider planning a blackpowder family hunt in the future.… Read more