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The Pope and Young Club is one of North America's leading bowhunting and conservation organizations. 

If you are a fair chase, ethical bowhunter and you care about preserving the culture of bowhunting - you should be a member of the Pope & Young Club.


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There are tons of reasons why you should team up with Pope and Young Club - including to advance your bowhunting skills and interact with other youth bowhunters like yourself from all over North America. When you're ready to join, just download our application or apply online here.
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POPE & YOUNG CLUB NEWS | View All

 Pope and Young Club Announces Entry Fee Increase Effective November 1, 2020
The Pope and Young Club has recently conducted an analysis of its trophy entry fee cost based on historical data and today's actual cost of processing entries by staff. While reviewing historical information, we learned that the Club had raised entry fees, on average, every 11-12 years.
8/5/2020... »

 Pope and Young Club Announces Position Statement on Cellular Trail Cameras
The Pope and Young Club, historically, has not viewed the use of trail cameras as a violation of the Rules of Fair Chase. With the invention of wireless trail cameras and other devices that can send real-time data to a hunter, all hunters need to consider how the use of these devices may affect fair-chase. While the use of a wireless trail camera is not automatically a violation of the Rules
7/31/2020... »

 FeraDyne Outdoors Continues Support for the Pope and Young Club
The Pope and Young Club is proud to announce the continued support of FeraDyne Outdoors through the Club's Corporate Partners Program. FeraDyne has continued their strong commitment to wildlife conservation, the protection, and defense of our bowhunting heritage and fair-chase ethics.
7/28/2020... »

 Pope and Young Announces Policy Change to Velvet Entries
The Pope and Young Club is excited to announce a significant shift in policy on how the Club will address velvet antlered animals submitted for all-time entry into the Club's Records Program. While the Club has accepted all species of velvet antlered animals since 1999, these trophies were never eligible for awards (top three animals in each recording period).
7/23/2020... »
PHOTO-OF-THE-WEEK | View All
Erick Bachofner
Lincoln County, MT
7/26/2020 - 8/1/2020



Testimonials | View All
"Through the years of getting to know the Pope and Young Club, we witnessed the importance of being part of this organization. Through fair chase and ethical bowhunting, this dedicated organization of genuine individuals is sustaining wilderness opportunities for future generations. Living the outdoor adventures, and preserving our valuable natural resources, the same values pushing the KIRSCH team to go to work every day, make our partnership with the Pope and Young Club very rewarding."
Phillip Kirsch, Kirsch Hunting Founder & President
""Kenetrek is happy to partner with the prestigious Pope and Young club the primary bowhunting organization dedicated to protecting and preserving the bowhunting sport we all love so much. We look forward to working with Pope and Young for many years to come."
Jim Winjum, President and founder of Kenetrek Boots
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