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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 374 | After the Hunt — Dall Sheep in the Brooks Range

Today's episode is the first "After" podcast from the "Before & After the Hunt" podcast series with people just like YOU... listeners of the podcast. In today's conversation, Joseph shares the story of his Dall Sheep hunt in the Brooks Range of Alaska, the lessons he learned, and much more.

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 373 | Mark's Mountain Goat Adventure in Alaska

Having just returned from a challenging but successful Mountain Goat hunt in Southeast Alaska, Mark joins Steve to tell the entire story on this episode of the Hunt Backcountry Podcast. As you will hear, this hunt was quite an adventure, with a lot of ups-and-downs over nine days.

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 372 | Lone Goat, Part 2 with Shane Vander Giessen

Shane Vander Giessen joins us on the Hunt Backcountry Podcast to tell the story of his 2022 mountain goat hunt in Southeast Alaska. He harvested a beautiful B&C billy with his bow, dealt with 5-inches of rain in a single day, and learned some lessons throughout the adventure. Tune-in to hear the whole story...

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 369 | Preserving Memories with Monarch Taxidermy, Part 2

In this second episode of our two-part conversation with Stuart Farnsworth of Monarch Taxidermy, we talk about caping tips, field care for your trophy, how to select a form/post for your mount, how to care for velvet, how to get your finished work from the taxidermist, and more.

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 368 | Preserving Memories with Monarch Taxidermy, Part 1

Taxidermy shouldn't be an afterthought in your hunt plans. This podcast with Monarch Taxidermy will help you understand how to work with a taxidermist to preserve your memories of special hunts. We discuss how to transport your trophy to a taxidermist, how to bring your game home from the field, and more...

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 364 | Before the Hunt — Dall Sheep in the Brooks Range

As part of our "Before & After the Hunt" series, we speak with Joseph about his upcoming Dall Sheep hunt in the Brooks Range of Alaska. How did he find his outfitter/guide? How did he prepare? What is he unsure of as he heads into this adventure? We answer these questions, and more...

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 363 | Q&A from Steve's Dall Sheep Hunt

Tyler Boschma joins us to follow-up on Steve's recent Dall Sheep hunt. We hear about Tyler's perspective on the hunt, as the guide, and also chat through listener Q&A about the hunt. Topics covered include the stress of hunting, spotting scopes, bullet performance, rain gear, how to afford a sheep hunt, and more...

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 361 | Before the Hunt — Adak Island Alaskan Adventure

As part of our "Before & After the Hunt" series, we speak with Dylan from California. Dylan and his father are headed to Adak Island, Alaska to hunt Caribou and more. We speak with Dylan about the unique challenges of hunting Adak, how they are preparing, the logistics involved in a trip like this, and more.

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 360 | Post Hunt: Steve's 13-Year-Old Dall Sheep from Alaska

Steve is back from Alaska after a tough, but successful hunt for Dall Sheep. Steve hunted with his good friend, and guide, Tyler Boschma. They dealt with delays, setbacks, mistakes, weather, and eventually harvested a gorgeous 13-year-old Dall Sheep. In this podcast episode, Steve and Mark share the story of the hunt.

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 351 | 2022 Death Hike Recap

We are back from the 2022 Exo Death Hike — the first-ever Death Hike in Alaska. In this Hunt Backcountry Podcast episode, Steve & Mark recap the hike, including what went well and what didn't. And it doesn't take long for things to NOT go according to the plan!

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