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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 378 | After the Hunt — Rookies Hunting Fall Bear in NM

Today's episode is another "After" podcast from the "Before & After the Hunt" podcast series with people just like YOU... listeners of the podcast. In today's conversation, Jeff shares the story of his fall black bear hunt in New Mexico, 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 365 | Before the Hunt — Rookies Hunting Fall Bear in NM

As part of our "Before & After the Hunt" series, we speak with Jeff about an upcoming trip to New Mexico to hunt bears this fall. Jeff and a group of guys are all pretty new to hunting in general, and new to backcountry bear hunting in particular. We speak with Jeff about their hunt planning, e-scouting, 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 362 | Before the Hunt — Elk Season...Is This THE Year?

As part of our "Before & After the Hunt" series, we speak with Justin about his third season hunting elk, and the continued pursuit to kill his first elk. Justin has a great perspective on the journey of becoming an elk hunter, how hunting has helped him in other areas of life, why the struggle is worth it, 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 358 | Before the Hunt — Solo Elk & Bear in Idaho

We are kicking-off a brand new series of "Before & After the Hunt" episodes with people just like YOU... listeners of the podcast. Over the course of this series we will be speaking with everyday hunters as they plan and prepare for a specific hunt this fall, and then we will have follow-up episode after their hunt to hear about how the hunt unfolded, the lessons they learned, and more. Today, we are speaking with Taylor from Texas. He is headed on his first elk (and bear!) hunt in Idaho this September. Not only is this Taylor's first western hunt,...

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 355 | Reverse-Engineering Success with Adam Janke

On this Hunt Backcountry Podcast episode we speak with Adam Janke of Beyond the Kill about a Mountain Goat hunt in British Columbia. As part of our Reverse-Engineering Success series, we will discuss how this hunt involved unexpected turns and key decisions that led to the final moments of success.

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 352 | Reverse-Engineering Success with Jeff Bloomquist

On this Hunt Backcountry Podcast episode we speak with Jeff Bloomquist about a solo elk hunt where Jeff killed a 327" bull with his bow during an epic rut fest. But as you will hear, the hunt wasn't without mistakes or challenges. We ask Jeff about the most important moments and decisions made that created his success.

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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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