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Backcountry Hunting Podcast

Oct 19, 2020


Intro: The excitement of taking a first buck! 

Sporadic podcast scheduling, and the hunts to blame. ;)

Questions, Answers, & Success Stories: 

  • Tough bullets for tough Nilgai
  • A matched pair of Weatherby Backcountry Ti's in .280 Ackley
  • Favorite .280 Ackley Improved bullets & loads
  • Hunting the Backcountry: An encounter with the sacred
  • Lightweight .22 pistols to supplement the backcountry menu
  • Resting the barrel on a hard surface, & resulting thrown shots
  • Herd bulls and .300 WSMs
  • Zeroing at 100 yards, and why 200 yards is better
  • Swarovski EL Range binos, and "the lumps beneath"
  • Velocity: Can you handload monometal bullets to be as fast as lead-core projectiles? 
  • SIG Cross as a backcountry hunting rifle (Good or Bad?)
  • .257 Weatherby Magnum for backcountry hunting
  • Marlin's .45-70 Trapper for brushy grizzly country
  • Best all-purpose .45-70 loads
  • Contributing to the podcast: Now via PayPal and VENMO, in addition to Patreon

Podcast sponsors:

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