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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 377 | The Best Gear We Used in 2022

Like most backcountry hunters, we are passionate about the gear we use. At the end of each year, we like to highlight some of the favorite gear we have used for hunts throughout the year and discuss why those particular items made a difference for us personally. Here is our favorite gear from 2022...

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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 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 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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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 349 | He Spent $5,000 to Review Hunting Packs?

Jay from the Mindful Hunter joins us on the podcast to talk about spending $5,000 of his own money to purchase, test, and compare high-end hunting packs. In addition to the pack review, we talk about tribalism in the hunting industry, his plans for future gear review projects, and much more...

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 343 | ONE DAY DOUBLE — Recapping Our Spring Bear Hunt

Steve & Mark recently filled both of their bear tags on the first evening of what was meant to be a 4-day backpack hunt. In this podcast episode, they discuss the hunt story, lessons learned along the way, and more.

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 336 | Exo Knife Giveaway and Q&A with Chris Reeve Knives

Tim Reeve from Chris Reeve Knives joins us on the Hunt Backcountry Podcast to answer your questions about knives for hunting. We discuss steel types, knife sizes, blade angles, sharpening tips, and more.

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 321 | The Best Gear We Used in 2021

At the end of each year we like to highlight some of the favorite gear we have used for hunts throughout the year and discuss why those particular items made a difference for us personally. In this episode of the Hunt Backcountry Podcast, Steve & Mark share the best gear they used in 2021...

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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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