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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 293 | All About Glassing — Optics Gear, Strategies, and Skills

As a hunter, guide, and experienced professional in the optics industry, JD Ponciano has both intimate knowledge of glassing gear, as well as extensive first-hand knowledge of putting optics to use in the field. We speak with JD about optics selection, glassing strategies, tripods, optics accessories, and much more.

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 287 | Scouting for Success with Justin Crossley

Justin Crossley joins us to talk about his scouting strategy for out-of-state hunts. We talk about e-scouting, how to plan a scouting trip to a new area, how to make the best use of time, glassing strategies, and much more. No matter what species you're hunting, you will certainly learn something from this episode.

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 234 | How to Hunt Mule Deer - Locating

We continue our How to Hunt Mule Deer series with this in-depth episode on LOCATING mule deer. Our guest, Dioni Amuchastegui, is a friend and dedicated mule deer hunter in Idaho. Dioni has spent a lot of time studying, observing, and hunting mule deer.

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 233 | How to Hunt Mule Deer - Scouting

We continue our How to Hunt Mule Deer series with this in-depth episode on SCOUTING for mule deer. Our guest, Jason Wright, is a friend and muley addict. Jason has a knack for finding good deer country and has spent countless hours scouting for mule deer.

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 232 | How to Hunt Mule Deer - An Introduction

We are kicking off a new podcast series, How to Hunt Mule Deer. In future episodes, we will interview guests and take a deep-dive into scouting, locating, stalking, shooting, and more. In this first episode, Steve & Mark discuss some of the things that set mule deer hunting apart for hunting for other species...

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 209 | First-Time Mule Deer Success (AL to WY)

Long-time listener, first-time mule deer hunter. Tune in to hear Chris' story and how he went from hunting whitetails in Alabama to hunting mule deer in the Wyoming high country. We cover Chris' hunt planning, e-scouting, travel logistics, and the lessons he learned from the hunt.

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 200 | Bighorn with a Bow in the Idaho Backcountry

Our buddy Colter Ingram joins us to discuss his journey hunting Bighorn Sheep in Idaho's backcountry this fall. From the moment Colter found out he drew the tag, he put in countless hours scouting, e-scouting, networking, and doing everything else he could to make his dream hunt become a reality.

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 188 | ELK WEEK - How to find elk...

Welcome to ELK WEEK! This is the first of 5 back-to-back episodes answering your questions about elk hunting. Our roundtable of guests include Dan Staton (ElkShape.com), Corey Jacobsen (Elk101.com), Trent Fisher (BornAndRaisedOutdoors.com), and Paul Medel (ElkNut.com).

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 166 | The Science of Scouting

Do you rely on digital resources to scout for new hunting areas? If so, you'll want to tune-in to this episode. Our guest, Dr. Everett Hanna, is a Wildlife Biologist and hunter that uses scientific and academic research data to help inform his scouting. Not a scientist or academic? Yeah, me either.

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Hunt Backcountry Podcast 157 | Rookie Success on an Out-of-State Coues Adventure

Two buddies set out to hunt a new species in a new state, and in a new way. The did some things right, and quite a few things wrong. They learned, they laughed, and they filled a tag. Is there anything better? How did they research this hunt? How did they get tags? How did they scout?

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