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Backcountry Hunting Podcast

Aug 16, 2019

SHOW NOTES

• Prep, planning, and gear

• Tyce Erickson: master dog trainer and high-country big-game hunting genius

• Hot off the BBQ: Shiras moose, elk, musk ox, black bear, deer, and more

• September bulls: Tactics for finding, calling, and stalking rutting elk

• Holding it together under pressure: Stories of...


Aug 10, 2019

SHOW NOTES: 

• Guest Cork Graham: International best-selling author, Discovery Channel personality, combat veteran, PTSD counselor, and Alaskan subsistence hunter. 

• How hunting rebuilds those suffering with PTSD 

• Graham's personal experience recognizing and recovering from PTSD

• Steps to recovery (that...


Aug 2, 2019

SHOW NOTES:

• The older you get, the less you like to carry—yet the more you appreciate remote backcountry. 

— Condors & lead bullet correlation update: The science behind it. Please listen to Randy Newberg's Episode No. 87 of Hunt Talk Radio. Here's a link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uzBbxm2cFhw

BACKPACKS...


Jul 26, 2019

SHOW NOTES: 

• Are monometal bullets as good a traditional lead-core bullets? 

• Rights & Freedoms, Laws & Regulations

• Top manufacturers of non-toxic monometal bullets

• Monometal vs. Lead-core bullets: THE DIFFERENCES

1. Behavior in the bore

2. Behavior in flight

3. Behavior on impact

4. Trauma & terminal...


Jul 19, 2019

SHOW NOTES

• The backcountry is hard on optics

• All brands and types of optic can and occasionally will fail

• User-induced failures

• Properly mounting riflescopes for ultimate toughness

• How scopes get knocked off, and how to re-zero them

• Protecting lenses against grit, grime, water, and ice

•...