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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 309 | Post Hunt: Wife, Mother, & Archery Elk Hunter

She's a wife, mother, and archery elk hunter. Kimber and her husband, Richard, join us to talk about their recent archery elk hunt in Idaho. In addition to hearing the hunting story and what they learned from this hunt, we also speak with Kimber about her perspective as a female that hunts the backcountry.

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 308 | Post Hunt: High Country Archery Mule Deer with Josh Kirchner

Join us for an unscripted conversation with Josh Kirchner (@dialedinhunter) about Josh's recent weeklong high country archery mule deer hunt in Utah. You'll hear the highs and lows of the story, the lessons learned, the perspective of bringing along someone that is new to high country mule deer hunting, and much more.

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 307 | "Perseverance" — A Listener's Elk Hunting Story

A listener of the podcast, Matt, shares the story of his 2020 elk hunt. Despite many challenges leading up to, and throughout the hunt, Matt persevered on a tough solo hunt and found success. We break down the pre-hunt planning, the challenges of the hunt, and how he ultimately filled his tag and cared for the elk.

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 294 | Seven Years of Struggle — A Listener Story

If you're a struggling elk hunter, you're not alone. In this episode, we're joined by a listener of the podcast that shares his journey of elk hunting. We discuss what he's learned along the way and what keeps him going through the difficulty. We cover practical tips, a helpful mindset, and advice for your next hunt.

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 290 | What I Wish I Knew When I Started Backcountry Hunting

Many experienced and knowledgeable hunters often forget what it is like to be a beginner. A lesson they learned through experience in years past is now something they do by instinct, rather than forethought. In this show, we discuss the things that beginning backcountry hunters should know as they get started...

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 282 | Nick Sabo on Stalking Mule Deer, Shooting in the Wind, and Lessons from Old-Timers

Nick Sabo (@nsabo380) is a veteran, firefighter, and well-rounded hunter and shooter. We speak with Nick about a variety of topics, including what he learned from an old-time hunter in Alaska, how he hunts big Mule Deer bucks in the Dakotas, how he shoots effectively in the wind, and much more.

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 281 | Failure Before Success

From hunting turkeys in the South, to hunting big muleys in the Dakotas, to hunting the vast wilderness of Alaska, our guest on the latest Hunt Backcountry Podcast, David (@mustache_memoirs), has some stories and lessons to share.

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 266 | A Vegan's Elk Hunting Journey (And Yoga with Rifles)

Our guest on this episode, Randy, is a vegan turned elk hunter. We hear about Randy's transition into hunting. What it was like to kill his first elk. How he uses yoga to shoot his rifle (kidding...kind of). And much more!

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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 257 | One Listener's Challenge (What will you do?)

We are in a time of year where many hunting seasons are wrapping-up soon and we head into the holidays, cold and dark winters, days, and often, a time where we let things slip. But it doesn't have to be that way. You don't have to wait for a "new year" or next hunting season to commit yourself.

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