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Dec 28, 2016

"HuntFishTravel 173 - Colorado Antelope with the Bowdudes"

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This episode is a hilarious hot mess.

We’re talking to Jack and Gary from the Bowdudes about their Colorado pronghorn hunt with Fred Eichler and Full Draw Outfitters.

Meanwhile we have some pretty serious speakerphone echo, a grandfather clock that chimes at regular intervals, answering machines taking calls in the background and conversations about pooping in the desert.

Shenanigans…

  • 3:15 Why Colorado for a pronghorn hunt?
  • 6:00 Accommodations and what to expect at Full Draw Outfitters.
  • 9:00 White trash bags vs black trash bags and what they mean for doing your business!
  • 10:00 Was Jack in his underwear when he shot his antelope? I don’t think I actually need to answer that…
  • 11:00 Shot distances
  • 12:45 using shoot through netting with expandables.
  • 14:30 The hunt
  • 21:00 Using live horses as decoys
  • 26:00 things you see while hunting
  • 28:00 Snakes in the blind and cougars too!
  • 31:00 Biggest challenges.
  • 33:00 10 gallon buckets
  • 38:00 Temps, elevation, shot yardage and scent prevention
  • 40:30 Filming considerations
  • Bowdudes.com
Dec 14, 2016

#HuntFishTravel Ep 172- 2016 WI Deer Gun Opener Preview with Kevin Wallenfang, DNR

 

In this episode we're talking about the new regulations, how many licenses were sold last year and how many deer taken, blaze pink and Kevin's #1 tip for a new hunter heading out into the woods this weekend.

Nov 30, 2016

"HuntFishTravel 171 - Hunting the Rut - Your Questions Answered with Kip Adams of the QDMA"

What are the top three questions people ask Wildlife Biologist Kip Adams of the Quality Deer Management Association about hunting the rut? Listen in to find out!

00:00 Wisconsin Opening Day & catching up with Eric Clark from Where to Hunt Podcast

Interview:
12:30 Pennysylvania opening day
13:30 New Hampshire opening day


15:00 What would you say is the number 1 question hunters ask you about hunting the rut?

15:00 Q1 - "When is the rut going to happen in my area"

17:00 If you could pinpoint two days to be in the woods, two days that should not be missed what would they be?
When
18:00 How does pre-rut impact hunters and GPS collared deer
20:25 Monitoring scrape use and how to be careful monitoring them during peak breeding season.
22:45 Where deer prefer mock scrapes to be
23:30 monitoring mock scrapes on public.

24:00 Q2 - "Why am I not seeing any activity?"

27:00 No hot does in the area? How to fool them
29:00 What the GPS collared deer have taught us about their behavior during the hunting season and the type of terrain they prefer.
31:05 How to hunt the second weekend of rifle season after they've been pushed.
32:30 Where the average person can find GPS tracking data

36:10 Q3 What is the best strategy for hunting the rut.
39:30 If you're hunting public what kind of food sources should you look for.

41:30 Listener Question: Can a buck's age fool you during the rut?

44:00 Final thoughts on hunting the rut.
46:00 New update for the Where to Hunt App - where2huntapp.com

Nov 16, 2016

"HuntFishTravel Ep 170 - Big Buck Hunting Tactics with Tom Indrebo of Bluff Country Outfitters"

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Soak up the fantastic info Tom Indrebo delivers in this episode. We cover all sorts of tactics for hunting big bucks, pre-rut, rut and post-rut.

Timestamps:
  • 3:15 How a buck's personality and habits change from a 1 & 2 year old compared to a 3 & 4 year old
  • 9:15 Safety spots/bedrooms and where the big bucks are during the early season.
  • 12:00 If you're seeing a bunch of shooter bucks - how to tell if it's the biggest in the area.
  • 13:30 breeding cycles and when the big bucks are most vulnerable.
  • 14:30 What part of the rut is better for hunting the big bucks.
  • 15:00 What time of year to shoot does.
  • 16:30 Hunting Hub Scrapes & food sources
  • 19:15 Tips for stand placement. And which stand to hunt depending on what time of the year it is.
  • 23:00 The truth about hunting the same stand too much.
  • 25:30 Can you have too many stands on a property?
  • 29:00 deer decoys
  • 32:30 Biggest challenge Tom has faced dealing with clients as an outfitter.
  • 37:00 Everything's wet - where to hunt?
  • 38:30 The two top keys for hunting the late season.
  • 43:30 Contributing factors to why Buffalo and Trempealeau Counties produce so many P&Y and B&C trophy bucks.
  • 45:45 Hunters from Slovania!
  • 46:00 A typical day at Bluff Country Outfitters
  • 48:30 Turkey and Other Hunts Offered
  • 50:00 Contact info
Links:

 

Nov 2, 2016

"HuntFishTravel Episode 169 - Kentucky Predator Hunting with Jon Collins of Wired Outdoors and Tooth & Claw TV"

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Jon Collins tells Carrie about his home state of Kentucky, and why it's truly a gem to hunt. Then they discuss tactics for hunting coyote and why it's more humane than you would think.

1:30 Predators or whitetail deer and the Elk draw in Kentucky | 4:00 Thoughts on the job the KY DNR is doing, and the increase in wildlife. | 5:00 Should a public land hunter consider Kentucky? | 8:00 Non-Resident tags | 10:30 Tactics for hunting coyotes. | 16:30 Kamikaze Suicide Coyotes! | 17:30 Jon's backstory, Wired Outdoors and Tooth & Claw TV | 22:00 Jon Collins' favorite hunting story | 26:00 Why Carrie decided to go predator hunting and Jon's explanation how hunting is more humane than letting Mother Nature control the coyote population. | 28:00 Upcoming hunts for Jon.

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Oct 19, 2016

"HuntFishTravel Ep 168 - Kandi Kisky of Whitetail Freaks on farming and hunting Iowa for big bucks."

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A really fun interview with Kandi Kisky - we cram a lot of information in less than 30 minutes!  

2:00 Farming Iowa |  

4:00 Why choose Iowa to hunt deer |  

5:30 Public land in IA |  

6:30 Quotas and getting a tag |  

7:45 Different whitetail states and how they compare to IA |  

8:00 Balancing the fall harvest with the fall hunting season |  

9:15 Planning their crops to maximize their hunting opportunities |  

10:15 brushing ground blinds into standing corn and different tactics for crop field vs timber |  

12:00 Tips for being where the bucks are instead of trying to bring them in |  

13:30 Kandi’s biggest challenge, buck fever and a big buck that taunted her |  

15:30 A great story of hunting with Tiffany Lakosky |  

16:45 How Kandi forgot to hit the record button on Don Kisky’s biggest buck |  

19:00 #1 tip for a new deer hunter |  

19:15 How Whitetail Freaks got started and stories of hunting with Dale Earnhardt, Ned Yost, Bill Jordan, Michael Waddell, David Blanton including Dale Earnhardt’s revenge on Michael Waddell in a rental car |  

23:30 How women like Brenda Valentine paved the way for women in the outdoors. |  

24:00 Where to find Kandi Kisky and Whitetail Freaks. |  

WhitetailFreaks.com

Oct 5, 2016

"HuntFishTravel 167 - Arizona Mule Deer with Julie McQueen"

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In this week’s episode Carrie Zylka is interviewing Julie McQueen.

Not only did she teach herself how to hunt, but she’s found her “Hunting Spirit State” in Arizona. Listen in as they chat about bowhunting mule deer in Arizona, how women in the industry have each other’s back, working in the outdoor industry and making the transition from network tv to a 100% streaming on demand network.

  • 01:30 Girls weekend with Jana Waller
  • 03:30 Why Julie loves to hunt Arizona
  • 04:30 Hunting public land in Arizona
  • 06:00 Regional differences across the state.
  • 08:45 Hunting with a cameraman and self filming
  • 13:00 Back Stage & Back Roads Productions
  • 14:15 The secret to making a living in the outdoor industry.
  • 16:05 Other states Julie has hunted mule deer in
  • 18:40 Arizona hunting non-Resident costs and considerations
  • 20:30 Tips for the hunter heading to Arizona to bowhunt
  • 23:00 Fitness and hunting synergy
  • 24:10 Julie’s unique start in the hunting world
  • 27:10 Till Death Do Us Part on CarbonTV
  • 34:00 Where you can find Julie and her show
  • 36:00 Julie’s final words of encouragement for anyone thinking about hunting Arizona.

 

Julie McQueen Backstory

CarbonTV Till Death Do Us Part

CarbonTV Women Who Series

Instagram.com/julesmcqueen

Julie McQueen Facebook

Till Death Do Us Part Facebook

Julie McQueen Twitter

Sep 21, 2016

"HuntFishTravel 166 - Texas - Hunting Whitetails with Austin Smith"

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Carrie and Austin chat about hunting in Texas, public and private as well as the differences between the regions.

01:00 why you should hunt Texas compared to other states

03:30 bad experience with ground blind

04:30 public and private land by region

09:00 Outfitter recommendations

14:00 clearing land and cutting lanes

16:00 seasons and license costs

21:00 #1 tip Austin gives to a non-resident coming to Texas to hunt

23:00 about Austin, his upcoming show and the social media channels where you can find him.

 

Twitter: https://twitter.com/Etx_Outdoors_AS

Sep 20, 2016

"HuntingTip 003 - Solo Deer Drive"

You actually don't need a bunch of people to do a deer drive, I'll explain how you can do it by yourself.

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Sep 19, 2016

"HuntingTip 002 - Don't Poke Dead Things"

This week's hunting tip should be a no brainer - but listen in anyway. I'll tell you why you shouldn't poke dead things and what kind of photo I'll accept for the giveaway.

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Sep 18, 2016

"HuntingTip 001 - Homemade Cover Scent" How to create cover scent from scratch and stay tuned for an upcoming giveaway announcement!

Aug 31, 2016
"HuntFishTravel 162 - Maine - Hunting Black Bear with Michelle Harmes Outdoors"
 
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We're talking Bears in Maine!
 
  • 4:15 types of bears and Maine's bear conservation efforts and check in rules.
  • 6:30 hunting tactics
  • 7:00 6 Day Ladies Bear Hunt, details, costs and why you should go
  • 9:00 Non-resident tag options and costs
  • 10:00 dates of the 2016 Ladies hunt
  • 11:15 average size bear in Maine
  • 12:00 #1 Tip for Bear hunting
  • 15:00 What's coming up for MHO 
  • 16:00 Notes about the land the hunt takes place on
  • 17:45 Wounded Warrior who will be joining the Ladies Hunt
  • 18:30 Success Rates
 
Michelle Harmes Outdoors
Pleasant River Guide Service
Aug 24, 2016

"HuntFishTravel 161 South Dakota (Pt 2) - South Dakota - Wisconsinites Who Get Lost"

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Wisconsinites Getting Lost in South Dakota!

Part 2 of the South Dakota interview with Patrick Flanigan

00:30 Carrie gets lost in SD

21:00 Patrick gets lost in SD

26:30 straight up nonsense (yeti, Predator, UFO's and the real reason we got lost)

29:30 Where does Carrie podcast from?

31:30 Pat's super secret project.

 

...abducted by aliens!!

 

Aug 17, 2016

"CampingTip27 - Keep Your Electronics Safe and Dry" Last Camping Tip of the year!!

Aug 10, 2016

CampingTip026 - "What Type of Wood for What Type of Fire"

A run down on the different types of wood and which one is best for warmth, light and heat.

A new tip every Monday and Thursday!

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Jul 27, 2016

"Colorful Campfires" Don't be boring, in this tip I'll explain how to turn those flames red, white, yellow or purple.

I'll be posting a new Camping Tip every Monday and Thursday through August.

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Jul 13, 2016

"Homemade Porta Potty" The perfect solutions for those middle of the night runs to the bathroom!!

I'll be posting a new Camping Tip every Monday and Thursday through August.

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Jun 29, 2016

"Why Hang Your Belt on a Tree?” - A new Camping Tip!

One of the best tips I've come across!

I'll be posting a new Camping Tip every Monday and Thursday through August.

Jun 15, 2016

"Easy Spice Containers” - A new Camping Tip!

I have found this to be one of the most helpful cooking tips.

I'll be posting a new Camping Tip every Monday and Thursday through August.

Jun 8, 2016

"HuntFishTravel 154 South Dakota (Pt 1) - Pheasant Hunting & Wingshooting School with Patrick Flanigan"

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In this part 1 of a 2 part episode, I get a chance to chat with Pat about his new wingshooting school and pheasant hunting in South Dakota.  

  • 01:00 Ultimate Shooter Showdown in Deadwood, South Dakota
  • 03:30 Turkey Season Shenanigans
  • 06:30 Waterfowl tags
  • 07:30 pheasant preserves in Wisconsin vs pheasant hunting in South Dakota
  • 09:00 Jim River Ranch  & Patrick Flanigan's Wingshooting School
  • 15:00 A day at Wingshoot School
  • 20:30 Carrie is impressed with the website JimRiverRanch.com
  • 22:00 Bigfoot? Really?
  • 22:30 big game hunting
  • 26:30 Conservation efforts attribute to pheasant success.

JimRiverRanch.com

Jun 1, 2016

HuntFishTravel SharkWeek 2016 - Cape Cod Breweries & Shark Fishing

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0:30 Devil's Purse Brewery

8:30 Sarah Shark Fisherwoman Extraordinaire

May 25, 2016

"#HuntFishTravel 152 - Montana - Using Scent Lures to Predator Hunt"

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Esai Cervantez a 27 year old entrepreneur joins me to chat about using scents to lure in predators, especially coyotes and why Montana is THE perfect place to test his products.

  • 01:25 Introduction to Old Cy's Outdoor Performance Products
  • 04:45 Why you should consider Montana
  • 06:45 public or outfitter for predator hunting?
  • 08:00 What time of day/night to hunt predators
  • 08:45 Luring predators with scents
  • 10:15 is using a lure baiting?
  • 11:00 Where should I set up?
  • 13:00 What time of year to use which lure: visual, scent or sound
  • 14:30 Non Resident License Prices
  • 16:00 #1 Tip for a new predator hunter
  • 16:45 Crazy story
  • 18:30 How the local universities have supported the scent lure research.

Find more about the products here: PredaturLures.com
On Twitter: @oldcys

May 18, 2016

"huntFishTravel 151 - Hawaii, Fishing for Wahoo on the Big Island"

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Trent Marsh joins me this week and we are chatting about visiting and fishing the Big Island.

  • 03:00 Why go to the Big Island
  • 06:30 - fishing charter
  • 08:30 Fish share
  • 09:30 Fish on!
  • 10:45 Types of fish to target
  • 12:00 Drooling over fresh fish
  • 15:00 Homemade teriyaki
  • 16:00 Tips for finding the right charter

Trent's YouTube Video (strike, fight & catch)
Bite Me Sportfishing

May 11, 2016

"HuntFishTravel 150 - Montana - Hunting Mule Deer and General Archery Talk with Greg Misner of Bohning Archery"

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  • 01:15 Introduction to Greg Misner
  • 05:30 Bohning Archery Past, present & future
  • 07:30 Why Greg chose Montana for his Mule Deer hunt
  • 13:00 Non-Resident costs
  • 13:00 Bowcast at the Bird and Total Archery Challenge
  • 16:00 Oppurtunities to grow the sport of archery
  • 18:00 New and secret Bohning products
  • 21:00 How we are the biggest obstacles to our sport
  • 23:00 What new things in the archery industry is tripping Greg's trigger
  • 25:00 Upcoming events for Bohning
May 4, 2016

"HuntFishTravel 149 - Hunting Desert Quail in New Mexico W/Ultimate Upland"

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This week we're joined by Brian Koch of Ultimate Upland, he's going to give us the low down on his trip to New Mexico in search of the wily Desert Quail.

  • 1:00 Periscope
  • 5:00 23 hour drive to New Mexico
  • 7:00 New Mexico terrain and LOTS of snakes
  • 8:25 Crazy temperature swings
  • 9:30 Dogs and snakes and the insane cost of anti-venom treatments
  • 11:00 Everything in New Mexico wants to kill you
  • 13:30 The four species of Quail found in New Mexico and the difference in
  • dog hunting techniques.
  • 16:00 Quail Slams
  • 14:55 Why Brian chose New Mexico to hunt
  • 19:00 Lodging options
  • 20:00 Cost of non-resident tags
  • 21:00 How the dogs handled the Desert Quail escape tactics
  • 23:30 The #1 favorite thing about hunting New Mexico.
  • 25:00 Photos from the trip

 

 

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