About the Study Guide

You are looking at the Massachusetts Hunter’s Ed Study Guide. At the present time, you cannot obtain hunter education certification from Hunter Ed. However, you can use this Study Guide as a resource to learn more about hunter safety.

Recurve bow with parts labeled
Recurve Bow
  • Much like the longbow, but the limbs curve back away from the belly of the bow, which can provide more power in a shorter bow than the longbow
  • A popular choice because it's smooth and quiet