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We changed things up for 2024!  We are offering only 1 camp this year so we decided to go big.  This 3 day camp is will be an experience like no other, here's a snapshot into the curriculum:

Day 1 - 15 participants will be with Josh Jones aka MFJJ working on their archery equipment.  You will be installing new GAS strings (provided), peep installation, D-Loop, nock sets, serving, and most importantly tuning.  You will leave this camp with a better understanding of how your equipment works, diagnosing and fixing problems.  We believe in arming bowhunters with archery tech skills will provide a lifetime value and a level of confidence that is undeniable.  

Day 2 - 15 participants with be with Joel Turner of ShotIQ.  You will learn how to mentally control your shot when the moment of truth arrives.  Joel is a world renown archery coach, he's been featured on Joe Rogan and his son Bodie Turner is one of the best target archers on the planet. In addition to the ShotIQ curriculum, you'll be learning elk vocalizations with Joel who's one of the best elk callers in the world.  You'll leave the camp with a greater understanding of elk sounds, what they mean and when to produce these sounds for more successful archery elk hunting.

Day 3 - 15 participants with be with Dan Staton of ElkShape pouring over onXhunt to create a plan of attack for their elk hunts.  Dan will teach the art of mobile elk hunting, how to find elk on public land and most importantly, how to close the deal.  This day will include the stress test which creates a simulation of hunting elk with a backpack on while shooting your bow under duress. Participants will also run through a elk hunting specific warm-up, injury prevention protocols and workout at a nearby gym.  They will finish the day sifting through the gear to take with them on their hunt and how to leverage elk hunting to create the best version of themselves.  Dan has hosted ElkShape Camps for over 5 years, in total 25 Camps with over a 1,000 plus elk hunters.


Why Attend:

  1. Expert Guidance: Led by experienced fitness professionals and avid hunters who specialize in elk hunting. They possess a wealth of knowledge and expertise, providing participants with valuable guidance and instruction.

  2. Fitness Training: Elk hunting demands physical endurance, strength, and agility. There's a focus on conditioning participants specifically for the challenges of elk hunting. Through targeted workouts and training programs, attendees can improve their cardiovascular fitness, muscular strength, and overall stamina.

  3. Skill Development: These camps offer opportunities to enhance hunting skills and techniques. From learning how to scout effectively and identify prime elk habitats to understanding elk behavior and vocalizations, participants can gain valuable insights that can significantly improve their success in the field.

  4. Mental Preparedness: Elk hunting requires mental fortitude and discipline. We incorporate mental training exercises, such as visualization techniques and mental toughness drills, to help participants develop the necessary focus, resilience, and decision-making skills required during intense hunting situations.

  5. Camaraderie and Networking: We bring together like-minded individuals who share a passion for fitness and hunting. Participants can form friendships, share experiences, and network with fellow hunters, potentially leading to future hunting opportunities or valuable connections within the hunting community.

  6. Outdoor Experience: These camps typically take place in picturesque natural settings, allowing participants to immerse themselves in the outdoors and experience firsthand the terrain, weather conditions, and challenges associated with elk hunting. This exposure can better prepare individuals for real hunting scenarios.

  7. Personal Growth: We will contribute to personal growth and self-improvement. Participants often push their physical and mental limits, overcoming obstacles and gaining confidence in the process. Additionally, the camp experience may foster a deeper appreciation for nature, wildlife, and conservation efforts.

  8. Access to Resources: We provide access to resources and materials that can assist participants in their ongoing fitness and hunting journey. This can include training plans, nutritional guidance, equipment recommendations, and access to a supportive community of fellow hunters and fitness enthusiasts.



  • Airport: Spokane International (GEG) 
  • Start Time: Friday July 19th at 9am PST
  • Location: Spokane Valley Archery, 3809 S Linke Rd, Spokane Valley, WA 99016
  • End Time: Sunday July 21st at 5pm PST
  • Lodging Options: Campers are encouraged to camp onsite at Spokane Valley Archery.  Bring your tent, rooftop tent or camper.  This is dry camping so no hook-ups.  There are nearby hotels in the Spokane Valley if applicable.
  • Meals: Lunch provided daily, there will be access to Grills, BBQ's and water for dinners.
  • What to bring: Bow, arrows, rangefinder, bino harness, backpack and boots.  Comfortable clothing and workout gear.  Pen and paper is a must.  Water Bottle and snacks.