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School of September Summary Part One

School of September Summary Part One

The first three months of our School of September kick off has been action packed! As we inch our way closer to the archery elk seasons throughout the west, I wanted to offer a sort of summary of the content for easy access. We still have more SOS episodes coming, but...

Investigating Why We Hunt

Investigating Why We Hunt

With Author Aaron Futrell I had the pleasure to connect with an active warrior currently deployed in Iraq for this episode. Aaron Futrell is a soldier, author, and lifelong hunter that when he is not deployed with the Army, lives in Ohio with his wife and kids. This...

Wolves, the why and how of management

Wolves, the why and how of management

The dichotomy of loving our wildlife and managing them so they ALL thrive. Wolves are an amazing creature that demand respect and instill wonder to many Americans. Myths have been created, legends were born, and misconceptions about the nature of this animal are...

Podcast EP 3: Mule Deer Madness with AJ MacVittie

Podcast EP 3: Mule Deer Madness with AJ MacVittie

Welcome to Episode 3! A great conversation ensues when I sit down and talk to AJ MacVittie, Regional Director for the North Idaho Chapter of the Mule Deer Foundation. We discuss mule deer management, the ecology of everything, hunting the Frank Church Wilderness, his...

Podcast EP2: Hunting, Marriage, and The Elk Calling Academy

Podcast EP2: Hunting, Marriage, and The Elk Calling Academy

Episode 2 is an interview with Michael Batease, founder of The Elk Calling Academy. We discuss some personal things regarding his marriage and what hunters can do to balance the hunting lifestyle with marriage. We discuss his super successful 2019 season, where his...

Podcast EP 1; Roots, elk, and laughs with Dirk Durham

Podcast EP 1; Roots, elk, and laughs with Dirk Durham

Episode 1 of The Western Huntsman Podcast is live and ready! Listen in as Dirk Durham, AKA The Bugler and I go deep into his upbringing, working with Phelp's Game Calls, problems with wolves, elk hunting, and dealing with anti-hunters. Hit the link below for the...

Love hunting?

Love hunting?

I will not stand idly by and allow a bunch of misguided activists that base their advocacy solely on emotion and feelings instead of hard facts take my right to hunt away.

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