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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 341 | Meat Care & Preparation, Hunting Alaska, Rifles, and More...

Joseph von Benedikt returns to the Hunt Backcountry Podcast to talk about a wet-aging process for venison and his favorite way to prepare and cook wild game. We learn about his experience hunting Kodiak from a boat this past fall. And, of course, we dive into some rifle-related topics, including bullets and ballistics.

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 320 | Our Kodiak Blacktail Hunt, Pt 2 (Q&A)

We answer YOUR questions about our recent Sitka Blacktail hunt on Kodiak Island. We chat through a wide variety of questions that were submitted, including: What time of year to hunt Kodiak. Going DIY vs Guide. Hunting with a rifle or a bow. The best dates to hunt the rut. And many, many more...

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 319 | Tracking Big Woods Bucks with Hal Blood

Our guest for this podcast episode is Hal Blood — legendary deer tracker from the "Big Woods" of Maine. No matter what species you are hunting, or where you may be attempting to track them, this podcast episode will give you tracking tips, lessons in animal behavior, and much more.

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 318 | Our Kodiak Blacktail Hunt, Pt 1

We're back from Kodiak! In this episode, Steve, Mark, and Jake recap their recent Sitka Blacktail deer hunt. They share some of the many stories from the trip. All-in-all, 8 guys were on the hunt, 14 bucks were killed, and time was also spent fishing and duck hunting with Foxtail Lodge.

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 285 | Unscripted with Brad Brooks of Argali Outdoors

Brad Brooks of Argali Outdoors joins us to chat about a 6-week Alaskan adventure he has planned for this coming fall, what's new from Argali Outdoors in 2021, and much more. Brad's upcoming hunt in Alaska will include Sitka Blacktail, Caribou, and Moose — all with his bow...

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 260 | DIY Kodiak Adventure — A Listener Story

Full-time job, wife, kids, no experience, and a worldwide pandemic. Those excuses didn't stop Jared and Eric from a DIY adventure for Sitka Blacktail Deer on Kodiak Island, Alaska. Tune-in to hear how they planned this hunt, what it was like to hunt Alaska on their own, and more.

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 220 | Laughs & Lessons From an Alaskan Hunting Guide

We met our guest, Rafe, on Kodiak Island this past fall. Rafe has extensive experience hunting, guiding, and fishing in Alaska for species that include Sitka Blacktail Deer, Kodiak brown bears, mountain goats, and sheep. In this show, we chat with Rafe about his experience as a guide and what lessons he has learned...

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 202 | Hunting Kodiak Island for Sitka Blacktail Deer, Part II

Mark & Steve are back to talk more about their recent trip to Kodiak Island, Alaska, where they hunted Sitka Blacktail deer. In this episode, they answer listener-submitted questions, talk about the specific gear needed for this type of hunt, and explain why Kodiak is a great opportunity for new and growing hunters.

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 201 | Hunting Kodiak Island for Sitka Blacktail Deer, Part I

Mark & Steve just returned from Kodiak Island, Alaska, where they hunted Sitka Blacktail deer. In this episode, they discuss the trip's logistics, costs, and begin to detail what it is like to hunt on Kodiak Island.

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 080 | Muley Freak's Erik Van Woerkom

Erik Van Weorkom of Muley Freak joins us in a wide-ranging conversation that covers everything from building a brand to hunting Sitka Blacktail. We discuss the pros and cons of social media from a personal and professional perspective, several aspects of the hunting “industry”, and then dive into a wild...

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