Alaskan Bowhunters Association 39th Annual Awards
Banquet & Fundraiser is April 15th, 2017 at the Sheraton hotel

Guest Speaker Curt Wells

Curt Wells Bowbunter

In a bowhunting career spanning 35 years, across 28 states, 11 Canadian provinces/territories and 8 countries, Curt Wells has pursued 27 species of big game exclusively with a bow and arrow.

Curt started writing as a teenager and sold his first magazine article to Bowhunter Magazine in 1985. He soon became a regular contributor and was eventually named Equipment Editor in 2003. In 2005, Curt began hunting on camera and writing scripts for Bowhunter TV and was named co-host of the show in 2009. That same year Curt authored his first book, The Modern Bowhunter – Geared Up!, and served as Editor of the Pope and Young Club’s Bowhunting Records of North American Whitetail Deer, Third Edition. Then, in 2010, Curt was named Editor of Bowhunter Magazine, a position he holds today. He is a regular member of the Pope and Young Club and a life member of the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation and the North Dakota Bowhunters Association.

Curt lives in North Dakota with his wife of 41 years, Patti. He has two sons and three grandsons.

The Alaskan Bowhunters Association is a non profit organization.

Our Mission:

To Foster, Promote and Perpetuate the sport of hunting with the bow and arrow.

To Cooperate with all conservation and archery organizations in securing and maintaining better hunter privilege and conditions for all bowhunters in the State of Alaska.

To Practice the wise use of our natural resources, the conservation of our wild game and the conservation of the natural habitat thereof.