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  • Ep. 131 Electric Assist Kayaks, The Season of Animal Attacks, Adventure Motorcycles and more

    <p>In this episode of the podcast we recap Owen's recent 440 mile motorcycle packing trip, go over some of the necessary gear for moto-packing and why it is so fun. In Happy hour we talk about the aquatic version of an e-bike, being attacked by a hawk and a snake at the same time and much more. </p><p></p><p></p>

  • Ep. 130 Doug Duren, New Bug Bite Cures, Fall Leaf Peeping and More

    <p>In this episode of the podcast we interview Doug Duren to talk about CWD in Whitetails out west, land management strategies, prescribed fire and more. Happy hour covers a new bug bite cure that hooks up to your phone, are top ten lists bad for nature and much more. </p>

  • Ep. 129 Make Your Trekking Poles Work For You W/ Shane Wise from Wiser Precision

    <p>In this episode we bring the podcast back with some changes. Seek Outside Happy Hour- Kid breaks hand on bears face, interesting bear defense strategies, New PCT record, and poacher faces interesting punishment. Interview- Shane Wise talks being American made, innovation in ultralight gear, and much more. </p><p></p><p>Visit: https://www.wiserprecision.com/ </p><p></p><p>Website: https://seekoutside.com/</p><p></p>

  • Product Release!!! The Sunlight Podcast

    <p>In this episode of the podcast the Seek Outside team talks about the new 2 person shelter, the "Sunlight". They go over some of the use cases, the specs, the best features of the Sunlight and much more. </p><p></p><p>For more details on the Sunlight: https://seekoutside.com/sunlight-2p/</p>

  • Podcast Announcement! Be Back Soon

    <p>We are taking a quick break from the podcast. Please stay tuned as we will be back soon!</p>

  • Ep. 127 Summer Backpacking Preview with Andrew Skurka

    <p>In this episode of the podcast, the Seek Outside crew sits down with Backpacking Legend Andrew Skurka to talk all things backpacking. We talk about; Best footwear for Alaska, packing your fears in a trip, why Bettles Alaska is so cool, layering system for 3 season comfort and much more. </p><p></p><p>To learn more from Andrew check out his website: https://andrewskurka.com/</p><p></p><p>To get your summer backpacking kit going, visit our website: https://seekoutside.com/ </p>

  • Ep. 126 The Great Spring Cleansing

    <p>In this episode of the podcast the Seek Outside team sits down to chat about how to pass your time in spring. Topics discussed are; Preparing for trips the right way, why you should shoot your rifle in the spring, best ways to organize a garage, cool tools for trip planning, and much more.</p><p></p><p>Seek Outside Gear is available here: https://seekoutside.com/</p>

  • Ep. 125 Where and How To Start Bow Hunting With Adam Buchanan

    <p>In this episode of the podcast we sit down with Adam from <a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/first-generation-bowhunter/id1613568313">First Generation Bowhunter</a>. A podcast geared towards getting people the right information to start bowhunting. We talk about; Picking out a bow, determining how deep you want to go, the differences in opinion on bows, different arrow types, quick tuning tricks and more. </p><p></p><p>To start your bowhunting kit visit our website: https://seekoutside.com/</p>

  • Ep. 124 Just Chattin With Ben O'Brien

    <p>In this episode of the podcast, Ryan Sapena sits down with Ben O'Brien of the <a href="https://woodsidehunt.libsyn.com/">Woodside Podcas</a>t. Ben has worked at MeatEater, YETI, Petersons Hunting Journal and more and has a new podcast that dives into the philosophy of not just hunting but the outdoor world in general. We talk about just that in this episode of the podcast!</p><p></p><p></p>

  • Ep. 123 A Summer In The Life Of A Wildlife Technician

    <p>In this episode of the podcast We sit down with Megan Lee and Dillon Sapena. Megan has done <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wzTli5wabPg">grizzly bear education</a> and trapping for the last two years and Dillon has worked with ground nesting game birds like Ptarmigan and Sage Grouse. In this episode we talk about people ignoring grizzly bears while camping, what its like to sit on a grizzly bear, the status of Ptarmigan in Colorado, how biology is changing and much more. </p><p></p><p></p>

  • Ep.122 Whats the deal with Sheep? From Sheep Show 2023

    <p>In this episode of the podcast we talk with Kyle and Greg from The <a href="https://www.wildsheepsociety.com/">Wild Sheep Society</a> of British Columbia. We talk about; the main threats to wild sheep in B.C, getting people involved in conservation, the movi virus and much more. This was recorded at <a href="https://www.wildsheepfoundation.org/">Sheep Show 2023 </a></p><p></p><p>To get your sheep hunting kit started visit our website for Ultralight gear: https://seekoutside.com/</p>

  • Ep. 121 Its a Hard Knock Life With Mountain Biker Graham Agassiz

    <p>In this episode of the podcast we talk to professional free ride mountain biker, Graham Agassiz. We talk about; Sustaining big injuries, breaking bones and then continuing on, how to create timeless action sport films, Red Bull Rampage, Pushing the envelope in action sports and much more.</p><p></p><p></p><p>Check out Grahams new films here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hOeG-MPcxi0&amp;t=135s</p><p></p>

  • Ep. 120 Life in the Delta with Delta Waterfowl

    <p>In this episode of the podcast we sit down with Joel Brice from Delta Waterfowl to talk all things waterfowl conservations. We chat about; A predators effect on waterfowl, the biggest threats to ducks and geese in North America today, the difference between Delta Waterfowl and Ducks Unlimited, the Avian Influenza outbreak and much more. </p><p></p><p>To get involved visit Delta Waterfowls website here: https://deltawaterfowl.org/</p>

  • Ep. 119 BEER and Nature

    <p>In this episode of the podcast, the Seek Outside boys talk all about Beer. We talk about; Top 5 situational beers, how beer and camping go hand in hand, being careful about elevation and hard liquor, why you should bring beer on camping trips and much more.</p>

  • Ep. 118 From SWAT Team to Sewing Machine with Paul Lewis from FHF Gear

    <p>In this episode of the podcast, Ryan sits down with Paul Lewis who started FHF Gear. FHF makes bino harnesses, chest packs and much more for anyone in who uses the outdoors. In this episode we talk about; Being on the SWAT team in Montana, the innovation of the bino harness, getting started on a sewing machine, and much more. </p>

  • Ep. 117 The Hunter's Quest with Hunter McWaters

    <p>In this episode of the podcast we talk with Hunter McWaters. Hunter will have a show coming out on the Sportsmans Channel called "The Hunter's Quest". In this episode we talk about; The more spiritual side of hunting, the process of getting a show on television, working for a show that airs on national television, getting addicted to hunting and much more.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p>

  • Ep. 114 A Holiday Gift Guide For Someone Who Does Outdoor Stuff From People Who Do Outdoor Stuff

    <p>In this episode of the Podcast the Seek Outside crew talks about holiday gift ideas for people who camp, fish, hunt or hike. We discuss; good stocking stuffers for outdoorsy people, the dangers of getting an expensive gift, the pickiness of outdoorsy people, items that are safe to get for anyone, our holiday wish lists, and much more.</p>

  • Ep. 115 Podcast From The Field (Chevy Truck Edition)

    <p>In this episode of the podcast Ryan Sapena talks with Bryan Howell and Rylee Nelson in the field during the middle of a hunting trip. In this episode they talk about some of the difficulties they ran into during the hunt, how not seeing people in a spot may not be a good thing, Gear choices that they wish they had made, why feet are always cold and much more.</p><p></p><p>To get your late season gear check out our website now to get your Black Friday discounts: www.seekoutside.com</p>

  • Ep. 114 Is Traditional Archery Cooler Than Modern Archery...

    <p>In this episode of the podcast we sit down With Greta Van Calcar who is a new Seek Outside employee. She is a board member of the Colorado Traditional Archery Society. We talk about; How one gets going down the trad bow trail, making your own arrows, rabbit hunting competitions, success rates, is it hard headedness or passion that makes one hunt with a trad bow and much more.</p><p></p><p></p>

  • Ep. 113 Reliving Second Season

    <p>In this episode of the podcast the Seek Outside crew sits down to talk about their experiences during the second rifle season in Colorado. We talk about; Wet snow, being part of killing an animal for the first time, glassing while the weather is trash, base camp versus backpack hunting and much more. </p><p></p><p>To get your hunting gear list started visit our website: https://seekoutside.com/</p>

  • Ep. 112 The Poor Mans Alaska with Nate Roman From Fishbrain

    <p>In this episode of the podcast we sit down with Nate Roman who is the partnership manager over at Fishbrain. Fishbrain is an app that allows you to gain information about fish species, fishing spots and lures, flies and baits in a specific area as well as maps and depth charts. We talk about Steelhead fishing in Ohio, Salmon fishing in New York, how Fishbrain can help conservation organization, Nates favorite way to fish and much more. </p><p></p><p></p><p>To see what Fisbrain can do for you visit: https://fishbrain.com/</p>

  • Ep. 111 Camping In A Winter Wonderland- Winter Camping Advice

    <p>In this episode of the podcast the Kevin Timm, Owen Timm, And Ryan Sapena talk about some of the nuances of winter camping. They cover; Layering in cold weather, stay cool to stay warm, some extra gear that is needed in cold weather camping, choosing a campsite in snow, why it can be really fun to camp in the dead of winter, r-value and much more.</p><p></p><p>To start your winter camping set up visit our website: https://seekoutside.com/</p>

  • Ep. 110 The Status Of Salmon, Steelhead and Mule Deer in the Pacific North West

    <p>In this episode of the podcast, we talk to Michael O'casey of TRCP and Chris Hager of BHA. In this episode we discuss; The status of conservation in the PNW, Salmon and Steelhead becoming conservation dependent species, is removing a damn the only solution, mule deer herds declining and whitetails increasing, and what we can do about some of these issues. </p><p></p><p>To see what you can do, join the organizations here: https://www.trcp.org/</p><p>https://www.backcountryhunters.org/</p>

  • Ep. 109 Pry It From My Cold Dead Hands... Western Mountaineering Sleeping Bags

    <p>In this episode of the Seek Outside podcast, we talk with Gary the GM of Western Mountaineering, a down sleeping bag and garment company. In this episode we talk about down; proper treatment of down to make it last longer, why down is more water proof than synthetic, dispelling the myths about down, how they get temperature ratings, what sleeping bag is right for you, and much more. </p><p></p><p>To order your Western Mountaineering Bag, go to their website to see a full list of dealers: https://www.westernmountaineering.com/</p><p></p><p>Or go to our website and give us a call: https://seekoutside.com/western-mountaineering/</p>

  • Ep. 108 Picking The Right Camp Spot And Most Ridiculous Outdoor Gear

    <p>In this episode of the podcast, the Ryan Sapena and Owen Timm talk about campsite selection as well as talking about some of the more ridiculous outdoor gear. They cover; Lois Vittons attempt at making tents and sleeping bags, the $13,000 fly rod, how campsite selection can reduce condensation, finding campsites on a map, winter, summer and spring campsite selection, setting up your shelter before you go out and much more. </p><p></p><p></p><p>To check out any of the Seek Outside shelters, visit our website here: https://seekoutside.com/</p><p></p><p></p><p></p>

  • Ep. 107 Seek Outside Zipper-less Shelter Comparison and Breakdown

    <p>In this episode of the podcast Ryan Sapena and Kevin Timm talk about Seek Outside's zipper-less shelter systems. They break down each one of the 3 designs giving the scenarios that each shelter thrives in, the size breakdown of each zipper-less shelter, stove capability in the shelter, the benefits of going with a zipper-less shelter and much more. </p><p></p><p>To see which zipper-less shelter is right for you visit our website here: https://seekoutside.com/ultralight-backpacking-tents/</p>

  • Ep. 106 "Cheap But Good" Gear That But Doesn't Hurt Your Wallet

    <p>In this episode of the podcast, Ryan Sapena, Lee Harrison, and Owen Timm, talk about gear that works but is also easy on the Wallet. We discuss; Our favorite gear items under $100, what to spend your money on when looking for outdoor gear, what items does price make a big difference and much more. </p><p></p><p>Also Seek Outside is having its summer close out sale: https://seekoutside.com/</p><p></p><p>Use code FALL10 at check out to save 10% on orders over $500</p>

  • Ep 105. How to Properly Plan for an Expedition with Dylan Eyers of Eat Wild

    <p>In this episode of the podcast Ryan Sapena and Lee Harrison sit down with Dylan Eyers of Eat Wild. Eat Wild is a B.C. based company that helps new hunters learn the basics of hunting and cooking wild game. We talk about; the fist step to take in planning an adventure, making lists to help you plan, advanced e-scouting topics, new pieces of gear that you may not have heard about, and much more.</p><p></p><p>To get your adventure started check out our website: https://seekoutside.com/</p><p></p><p>To see what EatWild can do for you check out the website here: https://eatwild.ca/</p>

  • NEW SEGMENT Geek Outside! Gear On The Go- Fly in Hunt Pack Dump

    <p>This new segment of the Seek Outside Podcast is designed to give you the gear information that you need before your trip in a way that makes it so you don't have to sit down and watch a Youtube video. We will be doing pack dumps, gear piece reviews, comparisons and much more. </p><p></p><p>In this episode specifically, we are going over a pack dump for an Alaskan Fly in hunt. </p><p></p><p>You can view the youtube video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D4EX5IkhRZg&amp;t=41s</p><p></p><p>Some of the gear used in the video: </p><p>Seek Outside backpacks- Goshawk 6300 https://seekoutside.com/goshawk-6300/</p><p>Kenai 5400 - https://seekoutside.com/kenai-5400-backpack/</p><p>8 Person Hot Tent Combo - https://seekoutside.com/8-person-tipi-stove-liner-bundle/</p><p>First Lite Brooks Down Jacket - https://www.firstlite.com/products/mens-brooks-down-sweater.html?lang=en_US&amp;dwvar_mens-brooks-down-sweater_color=conifer&amp;cgid=western-outerwear-tops</p><p>MSR Guardian Water Filter - https://www.msrgear.com/water-treatment/filters-and-purifiers/guardian-purifier/02370.html</p><p></p>

  • Ep. 104 Public Land Wins and Celebrating Public Lands Month with Brien Webster

    <p>In this episode we talk with Brien Webster who is the regional director for Colorado and Wyoming BHA. We talk about bills that have been passed in the last year that are big wins public lands, wildlife crossing highways, the BLM's proposed resource management, do hunters effect wildlife more than mountain bikers, pieces of private lands that have been added to the publics hands this year, and much more. </p><p></p><p>To get involved with BHA become a member here: https://www.backcountryhunters.org/</p><p></p>

  • Ep. 103 The Parallels Between Playing in The NFL and Hunting and The Hunt In Common With Jordan Rigsbee

    <p>In this episode of the podcast we speak with Jordan Rigsbee, who is one of the founders of The Hunt In Common, which is an organization whose focus is to get new hunters the resources needed to be successful. He also played professional football. We talk about; the parallels between football and hunting, some of the backlash involved with bringing new hunters into the hunting space, treating hunting mentorship differently than going out by yourself and much more. </p><p></p><p>If you would like to get into hunting but are not sure where to start, visit The Hunt In Common here: https://thehuntincommon.org/</p><p></p>

  • Ep. 102 Crooked Carrots Taste The Same As The Straight Ones With Farm To Summit

    <p>In this episode of the podcast we speak with Jane Barden of Farm to Summit. Farm to Summit makes dehydrated meals from ingredients that are locally sourced and also use produce that otherwise would not make it onto the shelf. We talk about; What are seconds produce? farming in the southwest, how much produce goes to waste and what type of resources are wasted when you have to throw vegetables away, starting a business during covid, one piece of gear that has changed backpacking and much more.</p><p></p><p>To get your backcountry meal kit started go here; https://farmtosummit.com/</p><p></p><p></p>

  • Ep. 101 The Illuminati of Wildlife Biologists with Ed Arnett

    <p>In this episode we speak with Ed Arnett of https://wildlife.org/ . He is the CEO of the Wildlife Society. We talk about what it is that TWS does, a secret society of wildlife biologists, wildlife biologist training programs, copper versus lead, bad wildlife bills and much more. </p><p></p><p>Learn more about TWS and their positions on different issues here:  <a href="https://wildlife.org/lead-in-hunting-ammunition-and-fishing-tackle/" style="color:rgb(17,85,204);background-color:rgb(255,255,255);">https://wildlife.org/lead-in-hunting-ammunition-and-fishing-tackle/</a></p>

  • Ep. 100 Top Ten of Seek Outsides Dream Trips; 10 Trips For The Decade

    <p>In this episode of the podcast, the Seek Outside crew gives their top ten dream trips and what it would take to make them happen. We talk about; Backpacking in France, pack rafting in the Southwest, Alaskan fishing trip, Ptarmigan hunting, what makes a trip a true adventure and much more. </p><p></p><p>To get the gear you need for the adventure check out our website: https://seekoutside.com/</p>

  • Ep.99 Why Are Colorado's Water Laws So Confusing with Don Holmstrom

    <p>In this episode of the podcast we talk with on of Colorado's BHA leaders Don Holmstrom. In this episode we talk about; Water laws in Colorado and the west, what the current water passage rights are, a court case that could make more fishing spots available, why the current public access laws are so confusing and much much more.</p>

  • Ep.98 So You're Going to Alaska Huh? Alaska Preparation Show

    <p>In this episode of the podcast we talk about Alaska. Alaskan hunting trip season is upon us, in this episode the Seek Outside crew shares their experiences of going to Alaska to give you the do's and dont's of preparing for your Alaskan hunting trip. We talk traveling and airlines, meat transportation, what to bring 2 of, what to bring none of, and much more.</p><p></p><p>Also, be sure to check out our Alaska recap podcast from last year. That is Episode 61 https://blubrry.com/seek_outside_podcast/80842820/ep-61-2021-alaskan-caribou-hunt-recap-with-the-seek-outside-crew/</p><p></p><p>To get the best gear for you Alaskan Hunting trip visit our website here: https://seekoutside.com/</p>

  • Ep. 97 RAWA and MAPLAND Breaking Down the Acronyms with Joel Webster of TRCP

    <p>In this episode of the podcast Ryan sits down with Joel Webster of the Teddy Rosevelt Conservation Partnership. We talk about the effects of the MAPLAND act; what it is, how it will benefit public land users, what the process will look like in using public land easements, and much more. We also cover the bill that is in the works called Recovering Americas Wildlife Act; Where will the funding come from, what it means for game species and non game species, and much more.</p><p></p><p>To get involved and take action on these bills and other public land issues, check out the TRCP action page here: https://www.trcp.org/action-alert/</p>

  • Ep. 96 The Outdoor Almanac with Kris Chain of Season Report

    <p>In this episode of the podcast we sit down and talk with Kris Chain, the founder of https://seasonreport.com/ . We talk about; The challenges with having county specific game laws, the difference in regulations between east and west, how to start a business while also being a teacher, foraging rules and regs, and much more. </p><p></p><p>Get your season report here: https://seasonreport.com/</p><p></p>

  • Ep. 95 The John Wayne of Duck Hunting Game Wardens with Carlos Gomez

    <p>In this Episode we sit down with Carlos Gomez who was a game warden in Oklahoma and is now the director of conservation at G&amp;H decoys. We talk about; being a game warden in an urban district, what the most common fish and game violations are, the lack of prosecution in a lot of fish and game violations, how it feels to chase down serial poachers, also, the best ways to introduce your kids to hunting, how you can mess it up, and much more. </p><p></p><p>Check out Seek Outside's new film 'Grind' here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JXVcRKY1UvE</p>

  • Ep. 94 Of Outfitters and Wolves with Adam Gall

    <p>In this episode of the podcast we sit down with Adam Gall from Timber to Table and Dark Timber Outfitters. We talk about; The importance of meat preparation, having sharp knives for butchering, guiding people from timber to table, becoming a hunting guide and how to get good at it, how wolves can effect outfitters, how to get involved in the wolf conversation and much more. You don't want to miss this one!!</p><p></p><p>To book your trip with Timber to Table Outfitters check out Adams Website: https://timbertotableguideservice.com/</p><p></p><p>Check out our most recent Turkey hunting film here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JXVcRKY1UvE</p>

  • Ep. 93 Backcountry Duck Hunting with Ray Penny Jr. of G&H Decoys

    <p>In this episode of the podcast we talk with Ray Penny who is the now the CEO of G&amp;H decoys which is the only American made waterfowl decoy company. We chat about; how decoys came about, the difficulties of keeping a product American made, if a backcountry duck hunt is feasible and much more. </p><p></p><p>Get your decoy spread started here: https://www.ghdecoys.com/</p><p></p><p></p>

  • Ep. 92 Spooky Stories In The Woods And Scenario Specific Gear Choices

    <p>In this episode of the podcast, the Seek Outside crew talks about; Ryan possibly being abducted by aliens, Owen experiencing a mine that was protected by a demon who likes to mess with teenagers, Lee hearing two bears fighting in the woods, and then, after destroying their credibility, they give people gear suggestions, Best backpack for a self supported sheep hunt, best tent for a backcountry ski camp, and much more. </p><p></p><p>To stay updated on all Seek Outside related content, join the family here: https://seekoutside.com/join-the-family/</p>

  • Ep. 91 The Outdoors are for Everyone With Lydia Parker from Hunters Of Color

    <p>In this episode of the podcast, we talk to Lydia Parker from the non- profit mentorship organization, Hunters of Color. We talked about; What are the main factors that keep people of color out of the outdoors, why making an effort to get everyone outdoors is good for conservation, Native American rights to historical hunting grounds, the cultural aspect of hunting, and much more. </p><p></p><p>To become a mentor, check out their website: https://www.huntersofcolor.org/</p>

  • Ep. 90 The Backpacking Meal Episode

    <p>In this episode of the podcast we talk about food in the backcountry. We cover; the ideal caloric intake, why having variety in your backpacking meals is good, how to get variety, dehydrated meals vs. freeze dried meals, calorie replacement shakes, what it takes to make your own backpacking meals, and much more.</p><p></p><p>Also check out our brand new wingspan side pockets here: https://seekoutside.com/wingspan-pocket/</p>

  • Ep. 89 Its Skwala Season with Kevin Sloan at BHA Rendezvous

    <p>In this episode of the podcast we sat down with Kevin Sloan at BHA rendezvous. Kevin Was one of the Founders of Sitka Gear, who is now starting his own fly fishing apparel company, Skwala. We talked about how Skwala innovates in the fly fishing world, how terrible it is to cast in puffy jackets, tying flies to look like cast masters, and we ask Kevin what fly he would use if he could only have one.</p><p></p><p>Check out Skwala's new Fly fishing apparel here: https://skwalafishing.com/</p>

  • Ep. 88 The Bear Issue In Washington with PNWild

    <p>In this episode of the Seek Outside we speak with Jeff Roberts from PNWild. In this episode we talk about thinking outside the box to call in turkeys, learning from experts to shorten the learning curve, and then we cover off on how Washington was able to ban spring bear hunting, how to fight for your hunting rights and much more. </p><p></p><p>Make sure to check out PNWilds youtube page to see the films they put out: https://www.youtube.com/c/PNWild</p><p></p><p></p>

  • Ep. 87 Is the Chevy Cruz the Greatest Overlanding Vehicle Out there? No it's not

    <p>In this episode of the podcast, Ryan and Owen talk about getting your vehicle in shape to get away from people. They talk about the different levels of Overlanding, basic and advanced modifications you can make on your vehicle depending on what terrain you will be driving on, safe practices for Overlanding alone, maintenance that can keep your vehicle going farther and longer, and much more. Seek Outside will be attending the overland expo circuit this year!!! Come visit us.</p><p></p><p>For Gear you can use for Overlanding, visit our website: https://seekoutside.com/</p>

  • Ep. 86 The Difficulties of a Backcountry Turkey Hunt with the Seek Outside Team

    <p>In this episode of the Seek Outside Podcast, the Seek Outside gives a recap on their most recent turkey hunting adventure in the backcountry. We chat about using e-bikes on a backcountry turkey hunt, the difficulty of getting up day after day not seeing anything, questioning your guide on your first hunt, why hunting private land is better, running a 50k in between hunts and much more.</p><p></p><p>To get your backcountry turkey gear go to our website: https://seekoutside.com/</p>

  • Ep. 85 Making a photo with Beaumon Day

    <p>In this episode of the podcast we talk with wildlife photographer Beau Day. We talk about the parallels between wildlife photography and hunting, the gear needed to be a wildlife photographer, how photography can make you better at hunting and much more. </p><p></p><p>Check out Beau's Website here: https://www.beaumondayphoto.com/</p>

  • Ep. 84 "On an Aluminum Horse I Ride" With Ryan Spinks from Quiet Kat

    <p>In this episode we go down to the Quiet Kat head quarters and talk to e- bike expert Ryan Spinks about everything e-bikes. We talk about the towing capacity of e-bikes, accessories that can boost the efficiency of your e-bikes, regulations and classifications of e-bikes, whats better; a horse or an e-bike, is the e-bike the perfect western vehicle, and much more.</p><p></p><p>To start your e-bike adventure check out Quiet Kat here: https://quietkat.com/</p>

  • Ep. 83 "It's Just Walking" with Juliana Chaunce

    <p>In this episode of the podcast we talk with fellow podcaster, author and expert walker Juliana Chauncey about the world of though hiking. She gives us a detailed look at what it takes to tackle a big through hike like the Appalachian trail. We talk about getting the proper gear, how to resupply on food, how much it costs and much more. </p><p></p><p>If you would like to buy her book you can get it here: https://www.amazon.com/Hiking-Home-Long-Distance-Family-Friends/dp/0578635143</p><p></p><p>To check out Seek Outsides products that can help you get started, visit our website here: https://seekoutside.com/lightweight-backpacks/</p><p></p><p></p>

  • Ep. 82 Tent Fabric Deep Dive

    <p>In this episode of the Seek Outside podcast, we go over the differences between tent fabrics. We examine what makes one tent different than another. We give both a statistical and field applicable, birds eye overview to make it easier for you to make your decision. Also, don't forget to leave a review on Itunes detailing your favorite episode for your chance to win a Seek Outside backpack in Ultra 400.</p><p></p><p>To take a look at the shelters we offer, check out our website: https://seekoutside.com/</p>

  • Ep. 81 Backcountry Bidet with Andrew Skurka

    <p>In this episode we speak with Andrew Skurka who is an accomplished through hiker, backpacker and expedition guide. We get his expertise on through hiking, the nuances of becoming a hiking guide, the importance of staying clean in the backcountry, as well as trying to minimize your impact on the environment you explore in. Have you ever heard of a backcountry bidet?</p><p></p><p>For more info on Andrew Skurka, check out his website: https://andrewskurka.com/</p>

  • Ep. 80 Podcast Q & A No. 2

    <p>In this episode we answer some listeners questions as well as address some scenarios in which different backpacks may be used in different scenarios. We chat about starting a small business, product development as well as what Colorado Elk unit to apply to... In podcast trivia we will be giving out a Marsupial Bino Harness.</p><p></p><p>To see the products and packs talked about in this episode visit our website: www.seekoutside.com</p>

  • Ep. 79 Fowling with Ford Van Fossan from First Lite

    <p>In this episode we speak with Ford Van Fossan from first lite. He gives us his waterfowl season recap, we also chat about the importance of camouflage in waterfowl hunting, the process of bringing a new product to market and how to test it, and much more.</p><p></p><p>Learn more about First Lites clothing systems here: https://www.firstlite.com</p>

  • Ep. 78 The Backpack issue - Which Backpack is Right For You

    <p>In this episode the Seek Outside team dives into what backpack is right for what situation. We pull from our field experience in both recreational and hunting scenarios to give you our expertise on what tool is right for what job. We talk, breakaway vs integrated, accessories fabric and much more. </p><p></p><p>To explore your pack options, check out our website: https://seekoutside.com/lightweight-backpacks/</p><p></p><p></p>

  • Ep. 77 Hunting on Private land in America and Sharing the Land with Doug Duren

    <p>This episode of the Seek Outside Podcast, we talk with Doug Duren. We dove into the topic of private land hunting in America and how radically it has changed. Doug has a new concept called "Sharing the Land" in which people can trade manual labor, helping the land owner out, for hunting access. We also spoke about the pivotal role that land owners have in conservation.</p><p></p><p>Check out Dougs website for more info here: https://www.dougduren.com</p><p></p><p></p>

  • Ep. 76 Product Release! New Backpack Fabric Breakdown

    <p>In this episode of the podcast, the Seek Outside crew shares some deep thoughts on life.... and then dives into some of the specs and benifits of the all new back pack fabrics. We share our experiences from the previous season testing, torturing and tweaking our new products. The backpacks will be available on 2/10/22.</p><p></p><p>Check out our website to order: https://seekoutside.com/lightweight-backpacks/ </p><p> </p>

  • Ep. 75 The CWD Episode with Doug Duren And Megan Lee

    <p>In this episode we sit down with both Doug Duren, who is a famed deer hunter and landowner in Wisconsin, as well as Megan Lee who is a biologist who has done work in the Chronic Wasting Disease field. We were able to get multiple different perspectives on the effects of CWD as well as its current place in the eco system. </p><p></p><p>Podcast Trivia Rules link: <a href="https://www.facebook.com/groups/seekoutside/permalink/1360059797767752/">https://www.facebook.com/groups/seekoutside/permalink/1360059797767752/</a></p><p></p><p>For more on CWD: https://www.usgs.gov/faqs/what-chronic-wasting-disease</p><p></p><p>For mor Doug Duren: https://www.dougduren.com/the-duren-farm</p><p></p>

  • Ep. 74 To Drone or Not to Drone with Photographer Jason Nelson

    <p>In this episode, we speak with drone pilot and photographer, Jason Nelson, about the new realm of drone ethics. We touch on all the basic drone related subjects, such as how to get your part 107, the ethics of flying drones in wild places, the different applications of flying drones, how to use drones as a safety tool, and much more.</p><p></p><p>Be sure to check out Jasons website for more info here: https://visualadventures.com</p>

  • Ep.73 The Severely Abridged History of Public Lands with Hal Herring

    <p>In this episode we talk with Hal Herring, who is an author, podcaster ands public lands expert, about all things public lands. We talk about the history of public lands, advice on what to do with current policies, the state of affairs with different administrations and much more.</p><p></p><p>You can check out Hals publications here: https://www.halherring.com</p><p></p><p>Also be sure to visit the Seek Outside crew at WHCE February 10-13th in Salt Lake City. We will be at booth 2948! See you there!!!</p>

  • Ep. 72 Staying Until the Bitter End with Clay Hayes

    <p>On this episode we speak with the winner of the Alone tv show season winner Clay Hayes. We talk with him about what its like to win, what it takes to survive in the winter with little food, having food and still starving as well as techniques to use while bow hunting. </p><p>We are also brining back podcast trivia. Details are in the episode. To Join the Facebook group, go to this link: https://www.facebook.com/groups/seekoutside/</p><p></p><p>To check out more of Clays Videos check him out on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/ibprimitive</p>

  • Ep. 71 New Year New Gear With the Seek Outside Crew

    <p>NEW GEAR EPISODE!!! In this episode, the Seek Outside crew goes over some of their favorite pieces of gear that they used in 2021 as well as some of the new products that Seek Outside may be releasing in 2022. </p><p>You don't want to miss this Episode.</p><p></p><p>To learn about new gear from Seek Outside, subscribe to our newsletter here: https://seekoutside.com</p><p></p><p></p>

  • Ep. 70 Barefoot waterskiing, Avalanche Survival and Backcountry Skiing with Corey Seeman

    <p>In this episode we talk with backcountry skier Corey Seeman. We talk about how barefoot water skiing was created, best ways to survive an avalanche, why you should always double check your gear, the impacts of humans in the backcountry and much more.</p><p></p><p>Follow Corey on Instagram here: https://www.instagram.com/screamincmon/?hl=en</p><p></p><p>To start your Backcountry ski camp gear list check out our website: https://seekoutside.com</p>

  • Ep.69 The Gentleman Ram and Eating Wild with Dylan Eyers of Eatwild

    <p>In this episode of the podcast we speak with Dylan Eyers of Eat wild, which is a Canadian based field to table company that has classes designed for new hunters to better understand the whole world of hunting.</p><p>We talk about his B.C. stone sheep hunt, new hunter statistics, how to properly skin an animal and the ethical dilemma of cutting through another males nuts, overcrowding in provincial parks and more.</p><p></p><p>Check out everything Eatwild has to offer here: https://eatwild.ca</p><p></p><p>Please rate and subscribe to the podcast on iTunes and Spotify.</p>

  • Ep. 68 East Meets West and West Meets East Hunting with Beau Martonik

    <p>On this episode we cover some tips and tricks for planning your western hunt, dealing with altitude sickness, having a back up plan, back country whitetail hunting, tree saddles and Beau's business ideas. </p><p></p><p>Make sure you like and subscribe to the podcast where ever you listen and if you have time, leave a review!</p><p></p><p></p><p>Check out Beau's podcast here: https://www.eastmeetswesthunt.com</p><p></p><p>Get your backcountry hunting gear kit started here: https://seekoutside.com</p><p></p><p></p>

  • Ep.67 Believe It Or Not; Story Time

    <p>In this very relaxed episode, the Seek Outside employees sit down with a few beers and read some of the crazy stories that were sent in by listeners for the Believe It Or Not contest. Some of the stories include harrowing tales of pooping in the woods, fashioning your own bow press, and a wild story about alligators and hunting dogs. Make sure you give it a listen to see who wins! Remember like and subscribe to the podcast.</p><p></p><p>Check out the featured prize in this contest here: https://seekoutside.com/silex-trekking-pole-tent/</p>

  • Ep. 66 On Being an Alaskan Bush Pilot With Jake and Leif of 40 Mile Air

    <p>On this episode we talk with the guys from 40 mile air in Tok, Alaska. We talk about winter coming early, the logistics of going hunting in Alaska, the difference in being a pilot now and 50 years ago and much more.</p><p></p><p>To learn more about 40 Mile Air and inquire about bookings check them out here: https://40-mileair.com</p><p></p><p>To get your gear and to check out Seek Outsides Black Friday deals, check out our website: https://seekoutside.com</p>

  • Ep. 65 Colorado Big Horn Sheep Hunt with Janis Putelis

    <p>In this episode we talk with Janis Putelis from Meateater. We talk about his recent Big Horn Sheep hunt in Colorado, what animals he enjoys hunting the most, get scrutiny by going main stream and much more.</p><p></p><p>To watch Meateater content check out their Youtube page here: https://www.youtube.com/c/MeatEaterTV</p><p></p><p>To get your backcountry hunting gear check out our website: https://seekoutside.com</p>

  • Ep. 64 Hunting Media and Content Creation with Aaron Warbritton of The Hunting Public

    <p>On this episode we speak with Aaron Warbritton of The Hunting Public. We talk about content creation in the hunting media, how hard it is to film and hunt, going on a hunting tour and much more!</p><p></p><p>Make sure to check The Hunting Public on Youtube here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzlnaIrdxwJITyrESOReqxg</p><p></p><p>If you want to check out more from Seek Outside check out our website here: https://seekoutside.com</p>

  • Ep. 63 Gun Control in America with Author Ryan Busse

    <p>In this episode we talk with conservationist, former Kimber Firearms executive, and author Ryan Busse.</p><p>We talk about gun control in America, conservation, growing up in the west and more.</p><p></p><p>You can pre order Ryans book here: https://www.publicaffairsbooks.com/titles/ryan-busse/gunfight/9781541768734/</p><p></p>

  • Ep. 62 The Importance of Local Conservation with Tanya Henderson

    <p>In this episode we talk with Tanya Henderson of the Western Slope Conservation Center about the importance of local conservation, the GMUG proposal, forest fire prevention as well as how you can win a bunch of Seek Outside gear.</p><p></p><p>To check out the WSCC, the GMUG proposal as well as to enter to win a bunch of SO gear check out this link: https://westernslopeconservation.org</p><p></p><p>If you would like to submit a story for our Believe It or Not Contest, the email is podcast@seekoutside.com</p>

  • Ep. 61 2021 Alaskan Caribou Hunt Recap with the Seek Outside Crew

    <p>YOUTUBE EPISODE AVAILABLE!!! A few members of the Seek Outside team are back from their Alaskan Caribou hunts with a few nice bulls and lots of meat. On this episode we talk about things that we would have done differently, things that worked, logistics of getting the meat back as well as do some gear review.</p><p></p><p>To view this episode on Youtube and to see other Seek Outside content, follow this link:</p><p>https://www.youtube.com/user/seekoutsidegear/videos?view=0&amp;sort=dd&amp;shelf_id=0</p><p></p><p>To check out all of our Seek Outside gear, follow this link:</p><p>https://seekoutside.com</p>

  • Ep. 60 Hunter recruitment with Ben O'brien from Meateater and Owen Timm

    <p>In this Episode we talk to Ben O'brien From Meateater and the about hunter recruitment and what it means to bring new people into the hunting world as well as the pros and cons of having more hunters in the field.</p><p>If you are looking for people help get you started in the hunting world or would be interested in possibly taking someone out check out The Hunt In Common on Facebook.</p><p>https://www.facebook.com/TheHuntingCollective/</p><p>For the gear to get you started on your next hunting adventure check our gear out here.</p><p>https://seekoutside.com/hunting-backpacks-breakaway/</p>

  • Seek Outside Customer Q&A Episode: 1

    <p>VIDEO EPISODE UP ON YOUTUBE!!! On this Episode we are answering questions that were asked by customers. We talk about condensation, liners nests, stoves and more.</p><p> </p><p>If you would like to ask a question, DM us on instagram or Facebook Here:</p><p>https://www.instagram.com/seekoutside/?hl=en</p><p>https://www.facebook.com/SeekOutside/</p><p>This episode is also available on Youtube here</p><p>https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iGnu4RHSKGQ</p>

  • Ep.58 Into the Man Cave Caribou Mounting Tips and The Man Cave with Darryl from Darryl's Taxidermy

    <p>THIS EPISODE IS AVAILABLE ON YOUTUBE! In this special episode we talk with Grand Junction local and the Owner of Darryl's Taxidermy. We discuss what to do in the field to prepare for a shoulder mount, Teddy Roosevelt's big Colorado mountain lion and Darryl's harrowing story, and much more.</p><p> </p><p>To learn more about Darryls Taxidermy check him out here:</p><p>https://darrylstaxidermy.wordpress.com</p><p>Check this episode out on YouTube here:</p><p>https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p8qnKA0Wy5w</p><p> </p>

  • Ep. 57 Bad Weather and Lots of Bears with Mark Penninger

    <p>In this episode we talk with DIY hunter Mark Penninger about hunting Kodiak Island, close encounters with bears, good gear for bad weather, and tips and tricks for planning your DIY Alaskan hunt.</p><p> </p><p>Check out our gear for DIY hunts here:</p><p>https://seekoutside.com/tipi-tents/</p><p> </p><p>Check out more Seek Outside content here:</p><p>https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCo_oFSdJDubABwZtlT_lbcQ</p><p> </p><p> </p>

  • Ep. 56 Copper Vs. Lead, Bird dogs, and Birds of Prey, Chris Parish Part 2

    <p>In this episode we continue our conversation with Chris Parish of the Peregrine fund. We talk about the copper vs. lead discussion and how archery plays in, falconry in conjunction with bird dogs and much more! This is a two part episode so stay tuned for more.</p><p>Check the Peregrine Fund below.</p><p>https://peregrinefund.org</p><p>For more Seek Outside content check our website out.</p><p> </p><p>https://seekoutside.com/so-podcast/</p>

  • Ep.55 BHA Rendezvous LIVE, Mountaineering, The Seven Summits, The E-Bike Debate With David Lien

    <p>On this episode we talk with David Lien, one of the original Backcountry Hunters and Anglers board members. This week we talk about The Founding of Backcountry Hunters and Anglers, Trekking the 7 summits, the positives and negatives of increased outdoor recreation and much more.</p><p>See what BHA has going on near you here:</p><p>https://www.backcountryhunters.org/events</p><p> </p><p>Want to learn more about Seek Outside? Visit our website here:</p><p>https://seekoutside.com</p>

  • Ep. 54 Copper Vs. Lead, Bird dogs, and Birds of Prey, Chris Parish

    <p>On this episode we talk with Chris Parish of The Peregrine Fund. We talk about the copper vs. lead discussion, hunters and their convictions, falconry and much more! This is a two part episode so stay tuned for more.</p><p>Check the Peregrine Fund below.</p><p>https://peregrinefund.org</p><p>For more Seek Outside content check our website out.</p><p> </p><p>https://seekoutside.com/so-podcast/</p>

  • Ep. 53 Being Alone, Grizzly Bears, Survival Tips With Alone Participant, Clay Hayes

    <p>In this episode we talk with Clay Hayes. Listen to us talk about; Trout Tacos for breakfast, the struggles of being alone, the best survival items, elk hunting, and more!</p><p> </p><p>Clay appears on season 8 of <u>"Alone" on the History channel.</u></p><p><u>The link is below.</u></p><p>https://play.history.com/shows/alone?ef_id=CjwKCAjwn6GGBhADEiwAruUcKmRxB6OLHPYf4EhNB5N0g9h3W2ByvtDUxZt1mWW2q_eBC5r89kF6-BoC5NoQAvD_BwE:G:s&amp;s_kwcid=AL!4850!3!499103434236!e!!g!!history%20channel%20alone&amp;cmpid=paidsearch_G_Alone_Desktop&amp;gclid=CjwKCAjwn6GGBhADEiwAruUcKmRxB6OLHPYf4EhNB5N0g9h3W2ByvtDUxZt1mWW2q_eBC5r89kF6-BoC5NoQAvD_BwE</p><p> </p>

  • Ep. 52 The best backpack hunting tent from Seek Outside

    <p>In this episode we talk about: Best hunting tent for Different conditions, What to think about when buying, How much space do you want, Do you bring a stove or not, the importance of sleep while hunting and much more.</p><p>See all of our hunting tent products here: https://seekoutside.com/tipi-tents/</p><p>Check us out on instagram and YouTube for more information:</p><p>https://www.instagram.com/seekoutside/?hl=en</p><p> </p><p>https://www.youtube.com/user/seekoutsidegear</p>

  • Ep. 51 International Hitchhiker and Bitcoin Revolutionary Adam Gardner

    <p>In this Episode Adam joins the Podcast to talk about</p><p>Nudist Truck Driver</p><p>Being Robbed in Colombia</p><p>Bitcoin</p><p>LSD</p><p>Music By Truck (Kevins Band )</p><p>Instagram / Twitter @adamogardner</p>

  • Ep. 50 Flatlander's Guide To Training with Jeff Lansdale

    <p>In this episode, Jeff Lansdale, Physical Therapist from Tennessee joins us to talk about how he trains and hunts the high country of Colorado.</p><p>Sports Plus Humbolt Physical Therapy</p><p>731-824-5551 Clinic Phone Number</p><p>https://www.wth.org/locations/sports-plus-rehab-centers-humboldt/</p><p> </p><p> </p>

  • Ep. 49 Ford Van Fossan on Oryx and First Lite's Specter Camo

    <p>In this episode, Ford Van Fossan, Conservation and Content Manager for <a href="https://www.firstlite.com/">First Lite</a> joins the podcast to talk about drawing an oryx tag in New Mexico, First Lite's new whitetail specific camouflage pattern <a href="https://www.firstlite.com/pages/specter">Specter</a>, his favorite dog breed, and how long it takes to grow a mustache in Idaho.</p><p> </p><p> </p>

  • Gear Episode 7- Flight Two with Kevin

    <p>In this short episode Kevin and Dennis talk about the new Flight Two ultralight backpack that was released today.</p><p> </p><p>Flight Two Solid Spectra</p><p>https://seekoutside.com/flight-two-solid-spectra/</p><p> </p><p>Flight Two Xpac / Spectra</p><p>https://seekoutside.com/flight-two-x-pac-spectra/</p>

  • Ep. 47 Photos and Burros with Bianca Germain

    <p>In this episode, Bianca Germain joins the show to talk about taking photos, camping on snow, skiing rad lines and a foot race with a burro companion.</p><p>Instagram</p><p>https://www.instagram.com/biancagermain/</p><p> </p><p> </p>

  • Gear Episode 6- Rokslide Pack Review with Zach Herold

    <p>In this episode Zach Herold joins us to talk about his process for testing hunting packs. Part 1 and Part 2 of the review can be found through the links below. Also, there are links to the Rokslide.com posts about the reviews.</p><p> </p><p>Part 1</p><p>https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5w9gmKx1gFs</p><p>Part 2</p><p>https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PscAJTLFrz4</p><p>Rokslide Forum Conversation</p><p>https://www.rokslide.com/forums/threads/backpack-shootout-9-backpacks-go-head-to-head-updated-8-5-2020.172763/page-23</p><p> </p><p>Find Zach at:</p><p>http://www.battlemountainmedia.com/</p><p>https://www.instagram.com/battlemountainmedia/</p>

  • Ep. 45 Conservation Update with Joel Webster from TRCP

    <p>Joel Webster, VP of Western Conservation for the Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership (TRCP) joins the podcast today to give us an update on what is going on in the world of conservation. We touch on the last 4 years, the new administration, 30 x 30 conservation target, LWCF and more.</p><p> </p><p>Find more about TRCP</p><p>https://www.trcp.org/</p><p>https://www.trcp.org/team/joel-webster/</p>

  • Ep. 44 Executing A Late Season Fly In Hunt with Josh Kuntz

    <p>On this episode, Josh Kuntz joins Kevin and Dennis to talk about executing a fly in hunt, spreadsheets for being prepared, deadman anchors, sleep systems for cold/wet conditions and much more.</p><p> </p><p>Josh Kuntz</p><p>https://www.instagram.com/josh.kuntz/</p><p> </p><p>Winter Camping Tips and Tricks (Deadman Anchors)</p><p>https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rTQjMyzWxtY</p><p> </p><p> </p>

  • Ep. 43 Land Of Milk and Honey with Chris Pryn

    <p>On this episode, Chris Pryn (<a href="https://www.instagram.com/chris.pryn/">@chris.pryn</a>) joins Dennis and Kevin to chat about what you really need in your backpack, British Columbia, can foods, bacon and eggs and battle axes. Chris is the host of <a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/behind-the-glass-hunting/id1516408198">Behind The Glass Hunting Podcast</a> and an avid outdoorsman living in Southern BC.</p>

  • Ep. 42 Wild Fire, Public Roads and Wildlife with Mark Penninger

    <p>Mark Penninger, retired wildlife biologist, joins the Seek Outside podcast to talk about how wildfires influence wildlife. We also discuss public roads and forest activity.</p>

  • Ep. 41 What's Coming in 2021 with Kevin and Dennis Episode

    <p>In this episode Kevin and Dennis dive into what you can expect from Seek Outside in 2021. We talk about pack fabrics, new tents, tent stakes, tent fabrics and more.</p>

  • Ep. 40 Donnie Vincent

    <p>Donnie Vincent joins the Seek Outside crew today to talk about spending time outside, the arctic, squirrels and the creative process behind the feature length films he and his team create.</p><p>Donnie Vincent</p><p>https://www.donnievincent.com/</p><p>SICMANTA</p><p>http://sicmanta.com/</p><p>Wilderness and the American Mind by Roderick Frazier Nash</p><p>https://www.amazon.com/Wilderness-American-Mind-Roderick-Frazier/dp/0300091222</p>

  • Ep. 39 A Grizzly, Two Moose And A Courthouse with Steve Opat

    <p>Steve Opat is back to talk about his recent experiences with our Courthouse tent on two Alaskan caribou hunts. He also tells us a story from last season about a charging grizzly and quick decisions on a successful moose hunt.</p><p> </p><p>Tent Stakes in Frozen Ground</p><p>https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cnPqrXAfdKc&amp;t=1s</p><p> </p><p>Voile Ski Straps</p><p>https://www.voile.com/voile-straps.html</p><p> </p>

  • Ep. 38 Most Successful Backpack Hunt - Nathan and Kevin's Story

    <p>In this episode, Nathan and Kevin tell us about one of the most successful backpack hunts they have ever had. If you're enjoying the Seek Outside Podcast please consider leaving us a review.</p>

  • Ep. 37 Surviving with Tyler White aka T Jack Survival

    <p>In this episode, Tyler White (T Jack Survival) joins Kevin and Dennis to talk about survival and being prepared for going out into the wilderness.</p><p> </p><p>T Jack Survival YouTube</p><p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCjoeKsZuKjjdE6elxu2IYyQ">https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCjoeKsZuKjjdE6elxu2IYyQ</a></p><p> </p><p>T Jack Survival Instagram</p><p><a href="https://www.instagram.com/tyler_white_tjack/?hl=en">https://www.instagram.com/tyler_white_tjack/?hl=en</a></p><p> </p><p> </p>

  • Ep. 36 Arctic Drilling In Alaska?! Barry Whitehill, Fran Mauer and Hal Herring On Conserving A Unique Landscape

    <p>Barry Whitehill, Fran Mauer and Hal Herring join Kevin and Dennis to discuss the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. A bit of history, a bit of ecology and a bit of conservation about the Arctic from the eyes of people who've spent time in its vast uncharted landscape.</p><p> </p><p>Arctic National Wildlife Refuge</p><p><a href="https://www.fws.gov/refuge/arctic/">https://www.fws.gov/refuge/arctic/</a></p><p>Hal Herring</p><p><a href="https://www.halherring.com/">https://www.halherring.com/</a></p><p> </p><p> </p>

  • Ep. 35 Packing Heavy Loads: Tips and Tricks with Nathan and Kevin

    <p>In this episode, Nathan, Kevin and Dennis talk about hauling heavy loads. This is a companion to a YouTube video titled "Packing Heavy Loads: Tips and Tricks". We get into the biggest issues people can have when hauling heavy loads and how to get them to be as comfortable and possible. We dive in and discuss belt settling vs belt slippage, load distribution, and frame height.</p><p> </p><p>Packing Heavy Loads: Tips and Tricks Video</p><p>https://youtu.be/G-kLLpL6M8Y</p><p> </p><p> </p>

  • Ep. 34 Alaska Haul Road Guru Steve Opat - Seek Outside Podcast

    <p>In this episode, Steve Opat joins Dennis and Kevin to talk about hunting Alaska, The "Haul Road" (Dalton Highway), barefoot shoes for hunting, Norwegian Wood by Lars Mytting and the best clothing for crawling through wet tussocks.</p><p>Find more about Steve:</p><p><a href="https://www.alpinehobos.com/meet-steve-opat">https://www.alpinehobos.com/meet-steve-opat</a></p><p>Alaskan Odysseys Podcast:</p><p><a href="https://www.alpinehobos.com/alaskan-odysseys-podcast">https://www.alpinehobos.com/alaskan-odysseys-podcast</a></p><p>Haul Road (Dalton Highway):</p><p><a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dalton_Highway">https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dalton_Highway</a></p><p>Norwegian Wood: Chopping, Stacking, and Drying Wood the Scandinavian Way by Lars Mytting</p><p><a href="https://amzn.to/3379MIV">https://amzn.to/3379MIV</a></p><p>Vivo Barefoot Shoes</p><p><a href="https://www.vivobarefoot.com/us">https://www.vivobarefoot.com/us</a></p><p> </p><p> </p>

  • Ep. 33 $900 Million Annually with John Gale

    <p>John Gale, Conservation Director for Backcountry Hunters and Anglers joins Dennis and Kevin to talk about the Great American Outdoors Act, $22 billion in maintenance backlogs on public lands, how to find local Land and Water Conservation Fund success stories as well as how to call your representative.</p><p>TAKE ACTION:</p><p>Find your members here:</p><p><a href="https://www.backcountryhunters.org/take_action#/legislators">https://www.backcountryhunters.org/take_action#/legislators</a></p><p>Patch through calls and script here:</p><p><a href="https://www.backcountryhunters.org/take_action#/150">https://www.backcountryhunters.org/take_action#/150</a></p><p>Email action here:</p><p><a href="https://www.backcountryhunters.org/take_action#/141">https://www.backcountryhunters.org/take_action#/141</a></p><p>Where has LWCF been used?</p><p><a href="https://www.lwcfcoalition.com/map-of-lwcf">https://www.lwcfcoalition.com/map-of-lwcf</a></p><p><a href="https://www.invw.org/2012/06/11/lwcf-grants-database-1283/">https://www.invw.org/2012/06/11/lwcf-grants-database-1283/</a></p>

  • Ep. 32 Lightweight Hunting with Kevin Timm

    <p>In this Episode, Kevin and Dennis sit down to talk about lightweight hunting, Dyneema tents, U-turn Stoves and ultralight hunting packs.</p><p> </p><p>Nathan's Backpack Hunting Spreadsheet</p><p>https://bit.ly/3fdBWVV</p><p>(Go to File, then to Copy to make an editable sheet for yourself)</p>

  • Ep. 31 Hunting For Sustainability with Brien Webster

    <p>Today, we are recording in person again with Brien Webster, Programs Manager and Colorado/Wyoming Chapter Coordinator for Backcountry Hunters and Anglers. We chat about the programs BHA is currently offering, an update on the Great American Outdoors Act, Colorado State Trust Land expansion, allotment retirement in SW Colorado and more. Learn more below.</p><p> </p><p>Armed Forces: <a href="https://www.backcountryhunters.org/armed_forces">https://www.backcountryhunters.org/armed_forces</a></p><p>Collegiate Program: <a href="https://www.backcountryhunters.org/collegiate_program">https://www.backcountryhunters.org/collegiate_program</a></p><p>R3 Hunting for Sustainability: <a href="https://www.backcountryhunters.org/r3">https://www.backcountryhunters.org/r3</a></p><p>Take Action on the issues discussed: <a href="https://www.backcountryhunters.org/take_action">https://www.backcountryhunters.org/take_action</a></p><p>Contact Brien: webster@backcountryhunters.org</p>

  • Ep. 30 Heart Rate Training with Giff Walters

    <p>In this episode, Giff Walters joins the podcast to talk about heart rate training and why it's so important for those of us with limited time to train. We touch on creating your aerobic base, staying out of the black hole, and building your house.</p><p>Find more about Giff here:</p><p><a href="https://www.instagram.com/giffwalters/">https://www.instagram.com/giffwalters/</a></p><p><a href="https://rinnancoaching.com/">https://rinnancoaching.com/</a></p><p><a href="https://www.facebook.com/rinnancoaching">https://www.facebook.com/rinnancoaching</a></p><p> </p>

  • Ep. 29 Rachel Schmidt - Seek Outside Podcast

    <p>In this episode, Kevin talks with Rachel Schmidt, Director, Montana Office of Outdoor Recreation. They talk about public lands, the outdoor recreation economy and what Rachel does for the State of Montana.</p>

  • Ep. 28 Section Hiker - Philip Werner - Seek Outside Podcast

    <p>Today, Dennis and Kevin are joined by Philip Werner, a full time outdoor author and backpacker who resides in New England and runs the website SectionHiker.com. Not only is he a backpacker, but also considers himself a compulsive day hiker, peak bagger, and bushwacker. We talk about reviewing backpacks, base weight, and why you might want to bring an extra Snickers. </p><p>Learn more about Philip:</p><p><a href="https://sectionhiker.com/philip-werner-bio/">https://sectionhiker.com/philip-werner-bio/</a></p><p>Check out Section Hiker</p><p><a href="https://sectionhiker.com/">https://sectionhiker.com/</a></p><p> </p>

  • Ep. 27 Andrew Skurka - Hunger is a Great Seasoning

    <p>In this episode, Dennis and Kevin are joined by Andrew Skurka. Andrew is a prolific long distance thru hiker, guide, and writer. His notable trips include: The Alaska-Yukon Expedition (6mo and 4700 miles), Great Western Loop (7mo and 6875 miles) and the Sea-to-Sea Route (11 mo and 7775 miles). He is also a National Geographic "Adventurer of the Year", Outside Magazine "Adventurer of the Year" and Backpacker "Person of the Year". We talk about gear, long hikes, cold weather, bear hangs, vapor barriers and adult onset hunting.</p><p>Andrew Skurka Website</p><p><a href="https://andrewskurka.com/">https://andrewskurka.com/</a></p><p>Big Trips</p><p><a href="https://andrewskurka.com/adventures/">https://andrewskurka.com/adventures/</a></p><p>Bear Hangs</p><p><a href="https://andrewskurka.com/argument-against-hanging-bear-bag/">https://andrewskurka.com/argument-against-hanging-bear-bag/</a></p><p>Alchohol Stove</p><p><a href="https://andrewskurka.com/backpacking-alcohol-stove-system-gear-list-ultralight-premium/">https://andrewskurka.com/backpacking-alcohol-stove-system-gear-list-ultralight-premium/</a></p><p>Vapor Barriers</p><p><a href="https://andrewskurka.com/vapor-barrier-liners-theory-application/">https://andrewskurka.com/vapor-barrier-liners-theory-application/</a></p><p>Be Prepared</p><p><a href="https://andrewskurka.com/be-prepared-but-against-what/">https://andrewskurka.com/be-prepared-but-against-what/</a></p><p>Hunting Motivations</p><p><a href="https://andrewskurka.com/motivations-deer-elk-season-opens-in-two-weeks/">https://andrewskurka.com/motivations-deer-elk-season-opens-in-two-weeks/</a></p>

  • Gear Episode 3: DST Vs Eolus

    <p>The crew compares and contrasts the two shelters</p>

  • Gear Episode 2 - Silvertip Vs LBO Pyramid Style Backpacking Tents

    <p>Nathan Kevin and Lee Compare and Contrast the two smaller tent options</p>

  • Gear Episode 1 - 6 Person Vs 8 Person Tipi

    <p>Lee ,Kevin and Nathan compare the two hot tents.</p>

  • Gear Episode 4: Cimarron Vs Redcliff

    <p>The Seek Outside Crew discusses, compares, and contrasts the Cimarron and Redcliff.</p>

  • Ep. 22 Hunting Big Mule Deer with Robby Denning

    <p>In this episode Robby Denning, author of Hunting Big Mule Deer and co-owner of Rokslide.com, joins Dennis and Kevin to talk all things mule deer. We get into scouting, applications, binocular preference, learning a language and more.</p><p> </p><p><a href="https://www.amazon.com/Hunting-Big-Mule-Deer-Take-ebook/dp/B014TCOX0C/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&amp;keywords=hunting+big+mule+deer&amp;qid=1589986125&amp;sr=8-1">Hunting Big Mule Deer: How To Take The Best Buck Of Your Life (Book)</a></p><p><a href="https://youtu.be/faiy7Jyfc2o">Hunting Big Mule Deer YouTube Video</a></p><p><a href="https://www.rokslide.com/">Rokslide.com</a></p><p><a href="https://www.rokslide.com/forums/">Rokslide Forums</a></p><p><a href="https://www.gravityideas.com/thinking/frequency-illusion">Frequency Illusion</a></p><p> </p>

  • Ep. 21 The Science of Conservation with Ed Arnett - Seek Outside Podcast

    <p>Ed Arnett, Chief Scientist at the Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership joins Dennis and Kevin to talk about the science of conservation. We touch on the sage grouse, lekking grounds, wind turbines, bats and migration corridors. If you're enjoying our show please leave us a review on Apple Podcasts.</p><p>Show Links:</p><p>Ed Arnett - TRCP</p><p><a href="https://www.trcp.org/team/ed-arnett/">https://www.trcp.org/team/ed-arnett/</a></p><p>Sage Grouse</p><p><a href="https://www.trcp.org/2019/08/05/forest-service-unveils-final-changes-sage-grouse-conservation-plans/">https://www.trcp.org/2019/08/05/forest-service-unveils-final-changes-sage-grouse-conservation-plans/</a></p><p>Bats</p><p><a href="http://www.batcon.org/resources/media-education/bats-magazine/bat_article/1674">http://www.batcon.org/resources/media-education/bats-magazine/bat_article/1674</a></p><p>Ed's Articles on TRCP blog</p><p><a href="https://www.trcp.org/author/ed-arnett/">https://www.trcp.org/author/ed-arnett/</a></p><p> </p>

  • Ep.20 Self Bows with Clay Hayes

    <p>In this episode Clay Hayes joins Dennis, Kevin and Nathan to talk about self bows, saw mills, and passing 300" bull elk with a bow.</p><p> </p><p>Clay Hayes</p><p>Twisted Stave: <a href="https://www.twistedstave.com/">https://www.twistedstave.com/</a></p><p>YouTube: <a href="https://www.youtube.com/user/ibprimitive">https://www.youtube.com/user/ibprimitive</a></p><p>Instagram: <a href="https://www.instagram.com/clayhayeshunter/">https://www.instagram.com/clayhayeshunter/</a></p><p>Facebook: <a href="https://www.facebook.com/twistedstave/">https://www.facebook.com/twistedstave/</a></p><p> </p>

  • Ep. 19 Rob Parkins - Public Water Access, Clauser Minnow and Boomerangs

    <p>On this episode Rob Parkins joins Dennis and Kevin to talk about public access issues, fly fishing, spey casting, Clauser minnows, Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, and boomerangs. Rob is the Public Access Coordinator for BHA and an avid fly fisherman.</p><p>Links to things we talk about:</p><p>Rob Parkins: <a href="https://www.backcountryhunters.org/behind_the_scenes_rob_parkins">https://www.backcountryhunters.org/behind_the_scenes_rob_parkins</a></p><p>Friday Night Ties: <a href="https://www.backcountryhunters.org/friday_night_ties_how_to_tie_the_jigged_cdc_quails_nest">https://www.backcountryhunters.org/friday_night_ties_how_to_tie_the_jigged_cdc_quails_nest</a></p><p>Backcountry Hunters and Anglers: <a href="https://www.backcountryhunters.org/">https://www.backcountryhunters.org/</a></p><p>Boomerang Throw: <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jPj53n33F7Q">https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jPj53n33F7Q</a></p>

  • Ep. 18 Want More Bighorn Sheep? - Terry Meyers - Rocky Mountain Bighorn Society

    <p>In this episode, Terry Meyers, Executive Director of Rocky Mountain Bighorn Society, joins Dennis and Kevin to talk about the challenges bighorn sheep face in Colorado. We talk about disease and its spread, habitat, bighorn numbers, as well as what is being done to help this iconic animal increase its numbers across the west.</p><p>Show Notes:</p><p>Rocky Mountain Bighorn Society Raffles</p><p><a href="https://www.bighornsheep.org/raffles">https://www.bighornsheep.org/raffles</a></p><p>Rocky Mountain Bighorn Society</p><p><a href="https://www.bighornsheep.org/">https://www.bighornsheep.org/</a></p><p>Mountain Studies</p><p><a href="http://www.mountainstudies.org/">http://www.mountainstudies.org/</a></p><p>High Country News Article</p><p><a href="https://www.hcn.org/issues/50.15/wildlife-agricultural-interests-steer-colorados-wildlife-management">https://www.hcn.org/issues/50.15/wildlife-agricultural-interests-steer-colorados-wildlife-management</a></p><p>iNaturalist</p><p><a href="https://www.inaturalist.org/">https://www.inaturalist.org/</a></p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p>

  • Ep. 17 Joel Webster TRCP Update: LWCF, MAPLand Act and Migration Corridors

    <p>In this Episode Joel Webster, Senior Director of Western Programs for the Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership (TRCP), joins Dennis and Kevin to give us an update on conservation issues during this COVID-19 legislature including: Land and Water Conservation Fund and the MAPLand Act. We also get into migration corridors and spring turkey hunts.</p><p>Joel Webster: <a href="https://www.trcp.org/team/joel-webster/">https://www.trcp.org/team/joel-webster/</a></p><p>TRCP: <a href="https://www.trcp.org/">https://www.trcp.org/</a></p><p>MAPLand Act: <a href="https://www.trcp.org/2020/03/20/mapland-the-basics/">https://www.trcp.org/2020/03/20/mapland-the-basics/</a></p><p>LWCF: <a href="https://www.trcp.org/land-water-conservation-fund/">https://www.trcp.org/land-water-conservation-fund/</a></p>

  • Ep. 16 Michael Cravens on Field Herping and Thru Hiking.

    <p>On this episode of the Seek Outside Podcast Michael Cravens joins Dennis and Kevin to talk about Thru Hiking the Appalachian Trail and the Continental Divide Trail. We also talk about how those experiences have influenced his backpack hunting and how to cut weight in your pack. Michael also enlightens us to the world of field herping and how he used to chase amphibians with his camera. We also touch on his new role as Advocacy and Communications Coordinator of the Arizona Wildlife Federation.</p><p>Instagram: <a href="https://www.instagram.com/mlcoutdoors/">https://www.instagram.com/mlcoutdoors/</a></p><p>Facebook: <a href="https://www.facebook.com/michaelcravens">https://www.facebook.com/michaelcravens</a></p><p>Arizona Wildlife Federation: <a href="https://azwildlife.org/">https://azwildlife.org/</a></p><p>Herping: <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Herping">https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Herping</a></p><p> </p>

  • Ep. 15 Shit Canned It - Hal Herring (Part Three)

    <p>Dennis and Kevin and sit down with noted journalist, conservationist and podcast host Hal Herring and chat about a wide variety of subjects. Part Three includes:</p><ul><li>Favorite Westerns</li><li>Shit Canned It</li><li>The Book Writing Process</li><li>Brainstorming</li><li>Walking For Ideas</li><li>Keith Richards</li><li>Best Interview</li><li>It's Not Literature</li><li>Prepping Guns</li><li>Dennis In Isolation Absorbing The Contents Of Hals Mind</li></ul><p><a href="https://www.halherring.com/">https://www.halherring.com/</a></p><p>Music By Truck - Studio Out Take</p>

  • Ep. 14 Suffer Candy with Jason Nelson

    <p>Dennis and Kevin chat with Jason Nelson, a guidebook author, ice/mixed climber, rock climber, pack rafter and all around adventure seeker.</p><p> </p><p>Check out Jason's website:</p><p><a href="https://visualadventures.com/">https://visualadventures.com/</a></p><p> </p><p>Follow Jason on Instagram:</p><p><a href="https://www.instagram.com/visualadventures/">https://www.instagram.com/visualadventures/</a></p>

  • Ep. 13 Who Is That Clown - Hal Herring (Part Two)

    <p>Dennis and Kevin and sit down with noted journalist conservationist, and podcast host Hal Herring and chat about a wide variety of subjects. Part Two includes:</p><ul><li>Covid 19 and the Closing of Public Land and or Hunting Seasons</li><li>Lots Of Hunters</li><li>Look at that Clown</li><li>Milk Man</li><li>Prepping</li><li>The Bundys</li><li>Heroically Riding The Range</li></ul><p><a href="https://www.halherring.com/">https://www.halherring.com/</a></p><p>Music By Truck - Studio Outtake</p>

  • Ep. 13 Heathers Choice Backpacking Meals With Heather Kelly

    <p>Dennis and Kevin chat with Heather from Heathers Choice backpacking meals topics include :</p><ul><li>The Grand Canyon</li><li>Rowing Team</li><li>Heathers Choice</li><li>Controlling Your Own Production</li><li>Hunting (Ssshh don't tell your spot in a podcast)</li><li>Backcountry Hunters and Anglers</li><li>Packrafting</li><li>Drunk Podcasting</li><li>Is Abe Henderson a bad influence ?</li></ul><p>http://heatherschoice.com</p><p>Music By Truck</p>

  • Ep. 12 Backcountry Hunters and Anglers - Virtual Rendezvous - Ryan Busse

    <p>Dennis and Kevin are joined by Ryan Busse the VP of sales for Kimber firearms and Chairman of the board for Backcountry Hunters and Anglers</p><p>Topics include:</p><ul><li>BHA Rendezvous</li><li>Bird Hunting</li><li>Getting Kids Outside</li><li>Kimber </li><li>Rifle cartridges </li><li>Shooting Lightweight Rifles </li><li>Free Recoil</li><li>Copper Bullets </li><li>Chef Ryan </li><li>Morels </li><li>Kimber </li><li>BHA </li></ul><p>Music By Truck</p>

  • Ep.11 The Acid Test - Hal Herring (Part one)

    <p>Dennis and Kevin and sit down with noted journalist conservationist, and podcast host Hal Herring and chat about a wide variety of subjects. Part one includes:</p><ul><li>Intro and Background</li><li>Public Land Sale</li><li>Social Media and Alternative News Sources</li><li>Changes to Society From Covid 19</li><li>Localizing Agriculture</li><li>Whiskey</li><li>Gwitchin First Nation People</li><li>Sled Dogs And Snowmachines</li><li>Fish Wheels</li></ul><p><a href="https://www.halherring.com/">https://www.halherring.com/</a></p><p> </p><p>Music By Truck Studio Outtake</p>

  • Ep. 10 No Rescues Happen Here with Ben Brochu From Hinterland Outdoors

    <p>Ben, Dennis and Kevin chat about the Wood River expedition, Remote pack rafting and long term family sailing.</p><p> </p><p>Music By Truck (Studio Out Take)</p>

  • Ep. 9 Negative 45 Daytime High and 5000lbs of Food with Dave Freeman (Freeman Explore)

    <p>Dennis, Kevin and Dave Freeman of Freeman Explore chat about living a year in the wilderness(BWCA), the North American Odyssey, Crossing the Amazon, Sailing for 14 months, Dog Sledding, Needing 5000 lbs of food for a trip and other topics.</p><p>https://www.freemansexplore.com/</p><p>http://www.wildernessclassroom.com/</p><p>https://www.savetheboundarywaters.org/</p><p>Music by Truck</p>

  • Ep. 8 I'm Not Leaving You Here - With John Welfelt (Wilderness Packrafting)

    <p>John Welfelt joins Kevin and Dennis to discuss building your own packrafts before there were packrafts and using these rafts to do several remote trips in Alaska. Topics also discussed include rafting and conservation.</p><ul><li>Building Your Own Packrafts</li><li>Logistics of Remote trips in the 1980's</li><li>Navigation Before GPS</li><li>Conserving The Gunnison River</li></ul><p> </p>

  • Ep. 7 Backpacking Photography With Jack Brauer

    <p>Dennis Kevin and Jack Discuss Backpacking Photography, tips and tricks and the evolution of backpacking photography.</p><p><a href="https://www.mountainphotography.com/">https://www.mountainphotography.com/</a></p><p>Music By Truck</p>

  • Ep. 4 Backcountry Flying With Brandon Ellsworth

    <p>Dennis and Kevin Talk with Brandon Ellsworth about flying into backcountry locations.</p>

  • Ep. 3 Seek Outside Questions and Answer Podcast


  • Ep. 6 Rescue, Guiding and Safety With Rescue Instructor Kevin Koprek

    <p>Talking to Kevin Koprek former mountain guide and current rescue instructor about rescue and mountain safety.</p><p>Music By Truck</p>

  • Ep. 5 Podcast With Ryan Lampers (Hunt Harvest Health)


  • Ep. 2 Gear Overview: Backpack Run Down


  • Ep. 1 FreemanExploreYearPodcast