Hunt Talk Radio

Hunt Talk Radio

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The Voice of Public Land Hunting


EP 141: Backcountry Triage with Tyr Symank
Aug 10 • 132 min
In this Episode (141) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy shares the mic with Tyr Symank, a Green Beret who specialized in triage field medicine for special forces. Topics covered include amputation in a mud hut, chronic dehydration, blood carries oxygen,…
EP 140: Trapping - My First Outdoor Pursuit
Aug 3 • 134 min
In this episode (140) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy shares the mic with long-time friend and Canadian trapper, Richard Mellon. In addition to be a world-class trapper, Rich has an amazing sense of humor. Rich and his wife, Sandi, produce trapping…
EP 139: Elk Hunter’s Knives - My Three Years With Gerber
Jul 26 • 72 min
In Episode 139 of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy talks with Karrson Koivisto of Gerber about the three years they spent building a set of elk hunting knives, specifically designed for elk hunters. Topics covered include elk hunters need elk hunting…
EP 138: Death by Dysentery - New Mexico Elk Hunting Tragedy
Jul 19 • 55 min
In this Episode (138) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy is coerced by his crew to tell the New Mexico elk hunting story where a big bowl of 5-Alarm Chili almost ends his hunting career. A classic hunting story; camera man quits, two flat tires, good…
EP137: Nosler - A Hunting Family Legacy
Jun 28 • 99 min
In this episode (137) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy shares the mic with John Nosler, CEO of the famed Nosler family business that revolutionized big game bullets with the 1948 Nosler Partition. Topics covered include how the business started, trial…
Bonus EP - Point Creep and OTC Elk Options
Jun 24 • 38 min
In the Bonus Episode of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio Randy gives suggestions of over-the-counter (OTC) elk hunting options that are available after the drawings are done. Colorado, Oregon, and Utah are explained in detail. Point creep, preference point…
EP 136: Sustainable Wild Seafood - A New Market
Jun 14 • 91 min
In this episode (136) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy discusses sustainable wild seafood harvest with Jon Wanderaas of the Wild Alaska Seafood Box. Jon’s wild seafood industry experience formed a business to connect small fisherman and select…
EP 135: Writing, Speaking, Promoting Public Lands
Jun 3 • 103 min
In this Episode (135) Randy shares the mic with Mark Kenyon, author of “That Wild Country” and host of the Wired to Hunt Podcast. Mark is a previous guest, known for his writing and advocacy of public lands. Topics include telling stories in writing,…
Bonus: Hunt Idaho in 2020, Here’s How
May 29 • 19 min
In this bonus episode of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy gives a quick summary of applying for elk, deer, and antelope controlled hunts in Idaho. The deadline is June 5th, 2020, so don’t delay. Topics covered include deadlines, fees, how the draw works,…
EP:134 - Tracking, Bloodtrailing & Learning
May 25 • 121 min
In this Episode (134) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy invites Damon Bungard to talk more about blood tracking dogs. Topics covered include an overview of blood trailing laws, learning from each trail, autopsies, notes on lost animals, bubbles in…
EP 133: Conservation In The Post-COVID World
May 17 • 100 min
In this Episode (133) Randy shares the mic with Gray Thornton & Keith Balfourd of the Wild Sheep Foundation to talk about how our conservation models will be impacted by the recent Corona Virus pandemic. Topics covered include impacts on agencies,…
EP 132: Float Hunting with Alpacka Raft
May 10 • 94 min
In this episode (132) of Leupold Hunt Talk Radio, Randy shares the mic with Thor Tingey of Alpacka Raft. Topics covered include the history of packrafts, adventure travel, solving problems with invention, seeking wild landscapes, ptarmigan passion, Dall…
EP 131: Science & Tech - Hunting Clothing at Sitka
May 2 • 73 min
In this Episode (131) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio Randy invites John Barlow of Sitka Gear to do a remote podcast about new Sitka Gear, the technology and science behind their innovations, testing new products, balancing costs, weight v. performance,…
EP130: Finding Better Candidates - Primary Elections
Apr 24 • 105 min
In this episode (130) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy shares a mic with two statewide primary election candidates. We all have voted for the lesser of two bad choices. How to engage in the Primary Election to improve the candidates. Tim Fox and Jon…
Bonus Episode - Hunt Nevada in 2020
Apr 22 • 19 min
In this bonus episode of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy gives a quick non-resident overview of Nevada. Topics covered include deadlines, draw dates, point system, costs, how the draw works for non-residents, strategies to increase your odds, species…
EP: 129 - Reaching Our Next Hunters & Anglers
Apr 19 • 88 min
In this Episode (129) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy shares the mic with Dean Krebs. Dean and his fellow volunteers have started a one-day program in his town that has grown to be a huge event exposing 2,000 kids to the outdoors. Dean explains how it…
EP 128: Media and Message with Modern Huntsman
Apr 5 • 96 min
In Episode (128) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio Randy shares the Pre-COVID mic with Tyler Sharp of Modern Huntsman. Topics include media platforms, new path for hunting print media, women leading hunting, being uncomfortable, worldwide perspectives, pushing…
Bonus EP: Colorado Elk and Deer 2020
Apr 2 • 26 min
In this bonus episode of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy does a brief overview of applying for elk and deer tags in Colorado, the state with the largest elk population and the best mule deer hunting in the west. Topics covered included deadlines, how the…
Bonus - Montana Elk & Deer Primer
Mar 25 • 26 min
In this bonus episode of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy spends a half hour to cover the basics of applying for elk and deer in Montana, one of the most complicated application processes of all western state. Topics covered include deadlines, point…
EP 127: So You Want To Be A Mountain Hunting Guide
Mar 19 • 102 min
In this episode (127) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy and Marcus share the mic with James Cruickshank. James was their guide on the British Columbia Mountain Caribou and Moose adventure last year. Topics covered include hunting year round, hunting as…
Bonus: New Mexico Applications in 20 minutes
Mar 8 • 15 min
In this Bonus Episode of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy gives a very brief (20 minutes) overview of applying for big game tags in New Mexico. With no point system, New Mexico is less complicated than other western states. Topics covered include…
EP 126: Deer Evolution and Natural History
Feb 28 • 78 min
In this Episode (126) returning guest, Jim Heffelfinger talks about the many deer species/subspecies in America. Topics include evolution of deer, mule deer, whitetails, blacktails, Coues, isolation changes, true subspecies, adaptability, cross-breeding,…
EP 125: Game Cooking Games with Shaw and O’Dell
Feb 20 • 110 min
In this Episode (125) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy confesses his ineptitude and failures as a wild game cook while sharing the mic with past guests Hank Shaw and Johnathan O’Dell. Topics covered include cooking insecurities, simplify game cooking,…
Bonus EP: Draw Your Utah Hunting Tag in 2020
Feb 17 • 27 min
In this Bonus Episode, we cover all things related to applying for tags in Utah, mostly focused on non-resident applicants. Topics covered include upfront costs, point systems, how the Utah system works, deadlines, bonus versus preference points, species…
EP 124: Conservation Brothers - Sam and Josh Soholt
Feb 10 • 80 min
In Episode 124 of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Sam and Josh Soholt talk about how conservation is one of their business cornerstones at Public Land Tees. Topics covered include conservation as a business principle, Duck Stamps for all, creativity is a…
Bonus Episode - Hunt Arizona Elk in 2020
Jan 28 • 26 min
In this bonus episode of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio Randy gives a quick summary of Arizona draw systems, some strategy ideas, and the details of costs and deadlines. Topics covered will include the two parts of the Arizona draw system, how it works best…
EP 123: Shane Mahoney Shares More Insight
Jan 25 • 67 min
In this Episode (123) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy shares a mic with recurring guest, Shane Mahoney. Shane brings his role as a policy maker in global conservation. Topics covered include studies on acceptance of hunting, species thinking and…
Bonus Episode: Get Your 2020 Wyoming Elk Tag
Dec 30, 2019 • 23 min
In this Bonus Episode of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy give a short summary of the Wyoming elk application process and the big changes in store for 2020. This is the first of many bonus episodes that will be posted to help listeners be reminded of…
EP 122: Wyoming Late Elk Hunt Debacle
Dec 19, 2019 • 102 min
In this Episode (122) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy and Marcus are on their way home from a tough late season Wyoming Elk hunt. Topics covered include hunts that don’t go well, weather challenges, closed public roads, risk of short hunts, difficult…
EP 121: Montana Elk Camp Summary
Nov 18, 2019 • 88 min
In this episode (121) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy is summarizing a recent Montana elk hunt with Marcus Hockett and Adam Foss. Topics covered include late season elk patterns, hunting pressure on public land, sanctuaries, going a bit further,…
EP 120: Wyoming Mule Deer Fanatics
Nov 11, 2019 • 148 min
In this Episode (120) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy is on a long awaited Wyoming mule deer hunt and shares a mic with Chris Steffen and Jared Oakleaf, of the mule deer conservation group, Muley Fanatic Foundation. Topics covered included mule deer,…
EP 119: Theodore Roosevelt IV - Wild Places and Wildlife
Nov 4, 2019 • 91 min
In this Episode (119) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy shares a mic with Theodore Roosevelt IV. Topics covered include changing climate and impacts to wildlife and hunting, change is constant, science or bias, shrinking wildness, value of wild places,…
EP 118: New Mexico Elk Hunt Update
Oct 28, 2019 • 133 min
In this episode (118) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy and the crew are wrapping up a trip to New Mexico to help Uncle Mike fill his elk tag. Topics covered include “sensitive” social media images, before/after food images, aging as a hunter, hunting…
EP 117: Mid-Season Update
Oct 21, 2019 • 91 min
Randy, Marcus, and Michael get together and talk about their successes in the 2019 hunting season. The team discusses the previous two months of hunting trips, including Michael’s first bull elk.
EP 116: Fulfilling Your Lifelong Dreams
Oct 12, 2019 • 148 min
In this episode (116) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy and Marcus are on their way home from Randy’s lifelong dream hunt; Mountain Caribou in the Cassiar Mountains of British Columbia. This podcast focuses on the importance of having dreams, and even…
EP 115: Hunting as a Woman’s Experience
Sep 9, 2019 • 148 min
In this Episode (115) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy opens the mic to a trio of hunters who just happen to be women, asking how women hunters see hunting. Joining are Nicole Qualtieri, Sarah Keller, and Lindsey Mulcare. Topics covered include young…
EP 114: Fair Chase & Self-Restraint
Aug 26, 2019 • 101 min
In this episode (114) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio Randy is joined by Keith Balfourd, Marketing and Communications Director at Boone & Crockett Club. Topics covered include the history and origin of Fair Chase, self-restraint as the foundation of species…
EP 113: Public Land Hunting with Aaron and Sam
Aug 12, 2019 • 115 min
In this episode (113) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy shares a mic with two fellow public land hunters, Aaron Warbritton of The Hunting Public and Sam Soholt of the Public Land School Bus. Topics covered include the challenges of filming public land…
EP 112: Shane Mahoney’s Optimistic Future
Jul 28, 2019 • 56 min
In episode (112) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy shares a mic with frequent guest, Shane Mahoney of Conservation Visions. From the RMEF Elk Camp in Park City, topics covered include sharing the harvest, wild harvest stats, data gives value to…
EP 111: Elk - You Find Them Where They Are
Jun 30, 2019 • 100 min
In this Episode (EP 111) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy and his crew debate where you find elk and why you find them. Marcus believes elk “Are where your find them.” Randy insists you find elk “Where they are.” That debate is not solved, but…
EP 110: Big Idea to Final Product in the Hunting World
Jun 16, 2019 • 86 min
In this Episode (110) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy shares a mic with Leupold’s VP Product Development, Tim Lesser. Topics covered include where new ideas come from, dreams, realities, value proposition, relentless improvement, field testing, honest…
EP 109: Archery Muleys and Spring Black Bears
May 30, 2019 • 107 min
In this episode (EP109) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy is joined by Ryan Lampers of the Sthealthy Hunter. Topics covered include spring black bears, boars’ nests, green pockets, backpacking for bears, evening or morning, bear meat, velvet mule deer,…
Bonus EP: Hunt Idaho Elk This Year
May 21, 2019 • 26 min
In this Bonus Episode of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy gives a quick overview of the Idaho system for non-resident elk tags. Topics covered include deadlines (6/5/19), no point system, upfront costs, getting the most for your money, strategy to hunt…
EP 108: Hunting Media, Messaging and Insights
May 6, 2019 • 139 min
In this episode (108) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy shares the mic with Tony Peterson, outdoor writer and host of the Hunt For Real Podcast. Topics covered include hunting public land whitetails, kids teaching parents, late season pheasants, hunting…
EP 107: Animal Recovery with Blood Tracking Dogs
Apr 22, 2019 • 96 min
In this Episode (107) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy shares the mic with Damon Bungard of Orion Coolers to discuss his use of blood tracking dogs to recover hit animals. Topics covered include the history of blood trackers, breeding lines, growth in…
Bonus Episode: How To Hunt Elk In Nevada
Apr 19, 2019 • 27 min
In this bonus episode of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy gives the overview of applying for elk tags in Nevada. Nevada has amazing hunting, with Nevada elk being highly coveted. Topics covered include application deadlines, application strategies,…
EP 106: Conservation, Cooking, & History with Johnathan O’Dell
Apr 7, 2019 • 126 min
In this Episode (106) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy is joined by prior guest, Johnathan O’Dell, small game biologist, chef, and historian of conservation, specifically in the southwestern states. Topics covered include small game cooking, crane…
Bonus: Colorado - Hunt Elk This Year
Mar 27, 2019 • 23 min
In this bonus episode of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy goes over the manner to get an elk tag for Colorado. Colorado is a state you can hunt every year for elk, even as a non-resident. The deadline is April 2, 2019. Topics covered includes how the draw…
EP 105: Hunting & Marriage; Advice From Women
Mar 25, 2019 • 164 min
In Episode 105 of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, we have a follow up to the recent “hunting & marriage” episode. This is marital advice from married women; Hillary, Morgan, and Jen laying down the facts to Randy. Topics covered include men being clueless,…
EP 104: Public Lands Bill with US Senator Steve Daines
Mar 18, 2019 • 96 min
In the episode (104) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy sits down with US Senator Steve Daines to discuss the recent public land bill that became law. Topics covered include an overview of S. 47, how bills become law, public lands and conservation, Land…
Bonus Episode: Hunt Elk Every Year - Montana Elk Primer
Mar 4, 2019 • 32 min
In this Bonus Episode of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy gives a quick overview of the Montana drawing process and how non-residents can use Montana as a predictable state for their plan to hunt elk every year. Topics covered include the Montana tag draw…
EP 103: Managing Large Carnivores on Large Landscapes
Feb 26, 2019 • 72 min
In this episode (103) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy has return guest Jim Heffelfinger, Science Coordinator for Arizona Game & Fish who also leads their Department involvement recovery of the Mexican Wolf. Topics covered include Mexican wolves,…
Bonus Episode: Utah - Hunt Elk Every Year
Feb 25, 2019 • 26 min
In this bonus episode of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy gives a quick overview of the Utah elk tag drawing system as it applies to non-residents. Topics include how the system works, why UT is a long-term plan, allocating time and money budgets,…
Bonus Episode - Hunting & Marriage Advice for Men
Feb 10, 2019 • 148 min
In this episode of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy is celebrating his 30th wedding anniversary and has invited fellow hunters, Bart May, Michael Parente, and Dan Wilde to discuss marriage advice for men. Version 2 will be marriage advice from women.…
Bonus Episode: Arizona - Hunt Elk Every Year
Feb 7, 2019 • 40 min
In this bonus episode of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy is joined by Brady Miller of goHUNT.com to give a brief overview of how the Arizona elk non-resident tag system works. Topics covered include point system, draw process, youth licenses, how to…
EP 102: Arizona Quail Camp Discussions
Feb 4, 2019 • 98 min
In this Episode of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio (EP102) Randy is joined in southern Arizona by friends wildlife biologists Wade Zarlingo, Al Eiden, and Kyle Dutro. Topics covered are quail management, quail hunting, landowner access programs, Farm Bill for…
Bonus Episode - Wyoming; Hunt Elk Every Year
Jan 26, 2019 • 45 min
In this Bonus Episode of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy is joined by Brady Miller of goHUNT.com. You should hunt elk every year and this a half-hour dissertation touches on many points you need to know about drawing elk tags in Wyoming. Topics covered…
EP 101: Life in a Mexico Jail (and some Arizona hunting)
Jan 21, 2019 • 90 min
In this episode (101) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy is joined by crew members, Marcus and Michael, along with frequent TV guest, Jerry Pritchard. Listeners have asked for the full story of why Randy won’t hunt Mexico. He and Jerry explain their…
BONUS EPISODE: 2019 Updates for WY and AZ from goHUNT.com
Jan 7, 2019 • 38 min
In this short bonus episode of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy gives an overview of what can be expected in application season of 2019. The focus will be “hunt elk every year,” with Wyoming and Arizona as the first states to be considered in this…
EP 100: Q&A - Listener Questions
Dec 30, 2018 • 95 min
In this Episode (100) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy and Matthew have sorted the piles of emails that have come in over the last year, choosing a handful of discussion topics to include corner crossing, civil trespass, gun control folly, 2nd…
EP 099: Non-resident discrimination, Easements, Zinke
Dec 18, 2018 • 111 min
In this Episode (99) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy, Marcus, and Dan discuss listener topics like wildlife not connected to the land ownership, states as wildlife trustees, price gouging non-residents (NR), how much to allocate NRs, what are…
EP 098: Wyoming Elk Hunting Recap
Nov 30, 2018 • 106 min
In this Episode of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio (EP 098) Randy is joined by Marcus Hockett and Matthew Newberg to discuss Matthew’s recent Wyoming elk hunt, recorded via a YouTube Livestream. Topics include late season elk, hunt another’s tree stand, public…
EP 097: Mule Deer Management Observations
Nov 16, 2018 • 112 min
In this Episode (97) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, we are talking about mule deer hunting. Randy, Marcus, and Micheal all took Montana mule deer recently, giving cause to discuss mule deer management. Topics include, hunting opportunity v. trophy desires,…
EP096: Hunting Advocacy & Politics with Cameo by US Senator Jon Tester
Oct 29, 2018 • 145 min
In this Episode (096) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy and his crew discuss how to engage in elections as informed voters. Including a half hour interview with US Senator Jon Tester. Topics covered include mid-term elections, chameleon candidates,…
EP095: Henry Mountain Free Range Bison Hunting
Oct 19, 2018 • 126 min
In this episode of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy and friends are at their Henry Mountains bison camp. Joining Randy are his crew members, Marcus and Dan, previous guest JR Young, and friend Ray White. Randy drew an archery bison tags and the day prior…
EP094: AZ G&F’s Jim Heffelfinger
Oct 5, 2018 • 122 min
In this episode of Leupold’s Hunt Talk radio, Randy is joined by Jim Heffelfinger, wildlife science coordinator for Arizona Game & Fish. Topics covered include migration corridors, science for wildlife management, mule deer issues, habitat versus…
EP093: Chronic Wasting Disease - Facts Matter
Sep 21, 2018 • 98 min
In this episode of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy is joined by two renowned hunter-scientists specializing in Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD). Dr. Kelly Straka and Dr. Krysten Schuler talk about what is/isn’t known about CWD. With washed up rock ‘n…
EP 092: Dall Sheep Discussions with Randy Newberg, Tim Burnett, and Marcus Hockett
Sep 7, 2018 • 136 min
In this Episode (92) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy is in Alaska with cameraman, Marcus Hockett, hunting Dall Sheep. Also there was Tim Burnett of the SoloHunter who joined them for the last three days. Topics covered include details of three intense…
EP091: Sitka Blacktails from Southeast Alaska
Aug 24, 2018 • 130 min
In Episode 91 of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy is joined by his, crew Marcus Hockett and Tyler Johnerson, and two leading experts on Sitka Blacktails, Jim Baichtal and Dr. Sophie Gilbert. Topics discussed include Sitka Blacktail biology, lack of…
EP90: Talking with Kenetrek Boots president and founder Jim Winjum
Aug 10, 2018 • 91 min
In Episode 90 of Hunt Talk Radio, Randy and Jim talk about how Kenetrek Boots started, the importance and use of proper socks, and Jim’s passion for sheep hunting.
EP 089: Unfiltered Public Land Discussion with Brian Call
Jul 27, 2018 • 134 min
In Episode 89 of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio Randy is joined by Brian Cal of the Gritty Bowmen. This is a very unfiltered discussion about public land advocacy, worthlessness of the two-party system, be a party-agnostic, Brian’s feedback from of speaking…
EP: 088 - Expand Your Public Land Hunting with Remi Warren
Jul 13, 2018 • 72 min
In this episode of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio (EP: 088), Randy Newberg and Remi Warren finally connect for a long-planned chat, albeit for a shorter than normal episode. Topics covered include public lands in other countries, self-guided experiences in…
EP 087: Lead-free Ammo and Huntiing with Raptors
Jun 29, 2018 • 111 min
In this Episode of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy and Marcus Hockett, are joined by hunters who are raptor experts, Chris Parish & Leland Brown. Topics nclude Randy’s excitement about hunting with raptors, history of hawking, non-lead ammo, superior…
EP 086: Live From Alaska Black Bear Camp
Jun 15, 2018 • 119 min
In this Episode (086) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy is joined by field producer, Marcus Hockett, and frequent guest hunter, Mike Spitzer, recorded at black bear camp on a remote island in southeast Alaska. Topics covered include a lot of bear…
EP - 085: Expert Panel on Wild Sheep Disease
Jun 1, 2018 • 114 min
In this episode (EP:085) Randy Newberg hosts a panel of wild sheep experts at the Rocky Mountain Bighorn Society annual convention in Denver. Kevin Hurley, Dr. Peregrine Wolff, and Clay Brewer, are professional experts who study wild sheep, disease, and…
EP:084 - Talking Elk with Born and Raised Outdoors
May 21, 2018 • 135 min
In this Episode (084) Randy fights off a cold to talk with Kody and Trent of Born and Raised Outdoors. Topics discussed include Land of The Free project, archery elk hunting, Roosevelt elk, hunting with llamas, collaboration media, YouTube video…
EP:083 Hunting, Tags, & Conservation Advocacy with goHUNT.com
May 6, 2018 • 109 min
In this Episode (EP083) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy discusses conservation commitment with goHUNT.com folks Lorenzo Sartini and Chris Porter. Topic discussed include conservation commitment, winter kill, human impacts, human intervention,…
EP 082: Elk, Packs, Tracks, and Mystery Ranch
Apr 23, 2018 • 116 min
In this Episode (082) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy is at Mystery Ranch HQ, joined by Luke Boswell and Tim Hoffer. Topics covered include new packs, how packs are designed/tested/tweaked, Mountain Goat hunting, packing out other hunter’s bull, field…
EP:081 - Todd Orr on grizzly attacks, elk hunting, and knife making
Apr 8, 2018 • 131 min
In this episode (081) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy is joined by Todd Orr, back country veteran, custom knife maker, experienced handgun elk hunter, and most famously, survivor of a grizzly bear attack. Topics covered are grizzly bears, knife…
EP:080 - YouTube, Congress, and the Public Land Alphabet
Mar 25, 2018 • 136 min
In this episode (EP:080) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy Newberg is joined by his crew, Marcus Hockett and Michael Parente to discuss many issues affecting hunters. Topics include YouTube prohibiting firearm content, Bill of Rights, Example of…
EP079: Getting Gritty in Arizona with Jim Heffelfinger
Mar 11, 2018 • 134 min
In this episode of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy is joined with Brian Call of Gritty Bowmen and Jim Heffelfinger, Wildlife Science Coordinator of Arizona Game and Fish and also the coordinator of the multi-state western Mule Deer Initiative. Recorded…
EP078: Talking Wild Game Cooking with Hank Shaw and Johnathan O’Dell
Feb 24, 2018 • 126 min
In this Episode (078) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy is joined by past guests Hank Shaw and Johnathan O’Dell to discuss food and cooking of the things we hunt. Hank is a renowned wild game cooking author. Johnathan a biologist, historian, and…
EP:077 Shane Mahoney on The Hunter’s Permission To Speak
Feb 11, 2018 • 81 min
In this episode (077) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy is joined by Shane Mahoney of Conservation Visions. Shane gives us an update on his Wild Harvest Initiative, transitioning the discussion to food as the fundamental underpinning to explaining…
EP:076- Strategies to Draw Western Big Game Tags
Jan 31, 2018 • 101 min
In this episode of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy is joined by guest Lorenzo Sartini and Brady Miller of goHUNT.com where they go into great detail about strategies for drawing western hunting tags. All western states are covered, with deadlines, result…
EP075: Conservation Commitment with Sitka Gear, First Lite Gear, and 2% for Conservation
Jan 25, 2018 • 95 min
In Episode, Randy is joined by Jared Frasier of 2% for Conservation and two leading brands in the hunting world; Sitka Gear and First Lite. Taking the mic are Jonathan Hart (co-founder) and Garrett Long of Sitka Gear, and Kenton Carruth (founder) and Ryan…
EP074: Eastern Backcountry Hunting with Randy Newberg and Damon Bungard
Jan 15, 2018 • 105 min
EP:074 of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radion with Randy Newberg has Damon Bungard, a specialist in Eastern Backcounty Adventures and product manager for Orion Coolers. Topics covered include subjectiveness of what is “backcountry,” kayak deer hunting, finding…
EP073: Advocate or Apologist?
Jan 5, 2018 • 114 min
In this episode (EP073) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy is joined by his Field Producer, Marcus Hockett. Topics covered include digital video, the death of TV, moving to Amazon and YouTube, National Monuments, advocacy is uncomfortable, am I an…
EP072: Beau Know Llamas
Dec 10, 2017 • 123 min
In this episode (072) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy catches up with Beau Baty, owner of Wilderness Ridge Trail Llamas. Earlier this season, Randy and his crew rented llamas from Beau. Topics covered include, llamas, hunting with llamas, low…
EP:071 More Road Trippin’ - Deer and Bighorn Sheep Hunts
Nov 26, 2017 • 122 min
Following our road trip to our Montana deer hunt, on this episode (071), we give an update on how that Montana hunt turned out. Once that report is given, we give a recount of the Nevada Desert Bighorn Sheep hunt we just wrapped up. Subjects covered are…
EP:070 - Montana Deer Hunting Road Trip
Nov 12, 2017 • 113 min
In this episode (070) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randy and his camera guy, Michael Parente, are driving to eastern Montana for the annual deer hunt. As part of the trip, the guys decide to do a Road Trip Podcast while driving down the road. Topics…
EP069: Montana Moose Hunt Musings
Oct 29, 2017 • 140 min
In this episode of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, we return from a Montana moose hunt. Joining Randy are camera guys, Marcus Hockett and Michael Parente, and moose tag holder, Matthew Newberg. Topics discussed are Shiras moose hunting, waders that don’t fit,…
EP068: Arizona Elk Hunt BS (Bull Story)
Oct 16, 2017 • 146 min
In this episode of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio, Randh is fresh out of the Kachina Peaks Wilderness of northern Arizona, having filled his bull tag with the aid of two camera guys who share the mic with him, Marcus Hockett and Ty Stubblefield. Marcus and Ty…
EP 067: “Hunt Fair Chase,” Why It Matters
Oct 3, 2017 • 87 min
Randy discusses the new Boone & Crockett “Hunt Fair Chase” initiative with Keith Balfourd. Marketing Director at B&C. Randy and Keith discuss how the Fair Chase ethic started, how it has evolved, and how it needs to be revitalized in a fast-changing…
EP066: Live Audience Elk Hunting Q&A with Kenetrek Boots and Sitka Gear
Sep 17, 2017 • 114 min
This episode (066) of Leupold’s Hunt Talk Radio is recorded with a live audience at the Headquarters of Kenetrek Boots in Bozeman, Montana. Joining Randy are Jim Winjum, Founder and President of Kenetrek Boots, and John Barklow, Big Game Product Manager…
EP065: Public Land and Conservation Advocacy - Fischer and Callaghan
Sep 3, 2017 • 167 min
In this Episode of Hunt Talk Radio, Randy Newberg shares the mic with Kit Fischer and Ryan Callaghan. Both these guys are neck-deep in the advocacy of public lands and conservation of native of wildlife species. and know their “stuff.”
EP064: Public Land Express with Sam Soholt
Aug 20, 2017 • 126 min
Sam Soholt has taken an old Bluebird school bus and transformed it into the dream hunting camper and public lands advocacy vehicle. Randy, Sam, and the Hunt Talk camera crew (Marcus and Michael) sit down to discuss a variety of topics.
EP063: Mapping Technology - How Did We Live Without It?
Aug 6, 2017 • 122 min
Randy is at the Total Archery Challenge sharing a mic with Eric (founder) and Matt (HUNT APP manager) from onXmaps and Jason Matzinger from Into High Country. Topics include how onX got started, new APP lauch by onX, hunting boundaries, low-tech hunter,…
EP062: Elk Talkers - The Linguist Film; Randy, Corey Jacobsen, David Brinker, and Ben Potter
Jul 25, 2017 • 112 min
Recorded live at the Total Archery Challenge in Big Sky, MT, Randy sets up shop in the Sitka Gear tent joined by Corey Jacobsen, David Brinker, and Ben Potter to talk about elk hunting, elk talking, and the new film from Sitka; The Linguist, starring…
EP:061 - Misses, Mistakes, Meatheads, and Mayhem; too much fun
Jul 9, 2017 • 146 min
Mic Mash with Randy, David Brinker, Wired to Hunt Kenyon, Gritty Brian, Cole Kramer & Dustin Roe
EP060: Hunts To Do This Season and Gear We Use with Randy Newberg and goHUNT.com
Jun 26, 2017 • 135 min
Western Hunts You Can Do Every Year and A Strategy To Do It, with Brady Miller and Lorenzo Sartini
EP059: Randy’s new Elk Talk Live Videos - More Elk Hunting Q&A
Jun 12, 2017 • 107 min
Elk Talk Q&A with Matthew and Marcus - Topics Worth Talking About
EP058: Randy’s Q&A on Elk Hunting, Gear, Techniques, and Preparation
May 28, 2017 • 124 min
Random Answers From An Aging Elk Hunter
EP057: Elk Hunting Grouse in Sasquatch Country
May 13, 2017 • 111 min
Randy’s Backcountry Hunting Talk with Friends Damon Bungard and Clay Hayes
EP056: Wyoming Hunter’s Gem of West
Apr 30, 2017 • 136 min
Wyoming - Some of the best hunting/hunters you’ve never heard of
EP055: A Great Idea - the #KeepItPublic campaign
Apr 16, 2017 • 93 min
Randy talks conservation history with Founders of KeepItPublic
EP054: So, You want to start a hunting business?
Apr 2, 2017 • 128 min
Randy is taught the art of elk call making by Rocky Mountain Hunting Calls
EP053: Elk Hunting Ideas with Public Land Politics
Mar 19, 2017 • 132 min
Elk Hunting New Areas, E-scouting, Political Ramblings
EP052: Hunt Talk Forum Members on Conservation and Public lands
Mar 5, 2017 • 112 min
Randy talks conservation with Hunt Talk forum buddies, JR, Terry, and Joe
EP051: Stories, laughs, and fun with Fred Eichler and Kyle Lamb
Feb 18, 2017 • 100 min
Never take yourself too seriously; Randy laughs with Fred Eichler and Kyle Lamb
EP 050: Hunting/Fishing (HUSHIN) in a Digital World
Feb 4, 2017 • 130 min
Randy and the HUSHIN crew talk hunting, YouTube, and the future
EP 049: Arizona - So much hunting, so little time!
Jan 22, 2017 • 118 min
Podcasting from an Arizona Coues hunt (Sonoran Smorgasbord)
EP048: Hunt Elk EVERY YEAR. No excuses now!
Jan 7, 2017 • 94 min
Road map to hunting public land elk every year
EP047: Public Land Mule Deer, Mule Deer, and more Mule Deer
Dec 24, 2016 • 114 min
Randy talks public land mule deer with Brady Miller from goHUNT.com
EP046: Western Deer Hunting Options (Live from Idaho)
Dec 11, 2016 • 112 min
Randy Talks Western Deer Hunting; Now and the Future
EP045: Randy’s Colorado Elk Hunt - Don’t shoot an elk there!
Nov 27, 2016 • 106 min
Randy and Field Producer, Marcus Hockett, on a Colorado Elk Hunt
EP044: Roosevelt Elk with Randy and Ty Stubblefield
Nov 20, 2016 • 92 min
Ty Stubblefield and Randy talk about Roosie Elk, Blacktails, and access
EP043: Podcasting from Nevada Mule Deer Camp
Nov 13, 2016 • 112 min
Randy, Mike Spitzer, and Matthew Newberg are in deer camp
EP042: Elk Hunting Podcast from the Field
Oct 26, 2016 • 118 min
Randy, Tyler, and Tim recount their public land elk hunt - Good & Bad
EP041: Wild Sheep and How Conservation Evolved in America
Oct 13, 2016 • 145 min
Wild Sheep as an example of American Conservatin
EP040: Ramblings from New Mexico Elk Camp
Sep 30, 2016 • 91 min
Randy does a listener Q&A from his New Mexico elk camp
EP 039: 3:10 to Yuma
Sep 22, 2016 • 127 min
Randy and Jonathan O’Dell talk about small game hunting, squirrel cook-offs, and dove hunting in Yuma, Arizona
EP 038: Randy and Tony Bynum talk about “your story.”
Sep 5, 2016 • 93 min
Randy & Tony Bynum discuss the Outdoor “Industry” and its messaging
EP 037: Randy and Matthew discuss hunting’s public image
Aug 22, 2016 • 109 min
Image is everything
EP 036: Randy’s pre-season planning and some unfiltered political comments
Aug 4, 2016 • 109 min
Planning as part of the hunting fun and politics as a reality of advocacy
EP 035: Randy and Janis Putelis talk “lethality index” and “animals v. targets”
Jul 23, 2016 • 117 min
Newberg and Putelis - Lethality Index when hunting animals v. shooting targets
EP O34: Randy and podcaster Mark Kenyon talk all things hunting
Jul 13, 2016 • 128 min
Randy Newberg & Mark Kenyon - Two podcasters, multiple opinions
EP 033: Randy talks backpacks with Mystery Ranch
Jul 7, 2016 • 84 min
Quality at no compromise - Mystery Ranch business philosophy
EP 032: Randy and Mark Seacat swap elk hunting stories
Jun 23, 2016 • 104 min
Randy and fellow elk hunter Mark Seacat talk hunting and media production
EP 031 - Randy shares the mic with Shane Mahoney and Keith Balfourd
Jun 19, 2016 • 80 min
Randy and hunting “big brains;” Shane Mahoney and Keith Balfourd
EP 030: Randy talks elk hunting strategy, day-by-day, over a five-day hunt
Jun 9, 2016 • 99 min
Audience question to Randy is answered about day-by-day strategy for a five-day elk hunt
EP 029: You want to be a hunting advocate; these guys have advice
Jun 2, 2016 • 111 min
Grassroots hunting advocacy from experience - Shannon Taylor and Vito Quatraro
EP 028: Randy and the Mad Scientists who create Sitka Gear
May 27, 2016 • 116 min
Performance apparel with Sitka Gear’s John Barklow and Eric Gilmore
EP 027 Randy and Matthew Newberg on changing demographics, millennial hunters, and digital media
May 19, 2016 • 119 min
Randy and Matthew Newberg on digital, millennial hunters, and demographics
EP 026: Randy and Montana Governor Steve Bullock talk wildlife and access politics
May 5, 2016 • 75 min
A discussion of politics, policy, public lands, wildlife, and access
EP025: Randy talks hunting with Damon Bungard of Orion Coolers
Apr 20, 2016 • 77 min
Randy and Damon Bungard of Orion Coolers talk about all things hunting related
EP 024: Randy’s Hunting, Food, and Foraging discussion with Hank Shaw and JR Young
Apr 6, 2016 • 91 min
Randy talks about food, acquired by all means, including hunting, with Hank Shaw and JR Young
EP023: Randy talks hunting issues with Greg Gianforte, Montana candidate for Governor.
Mar 24, 2016 • 69 min
A hunting discussion with Montana Gubernatorial candidate, Greg Gianforte
EP O22 - Randy visits with Janis Putelis and Nicole Qualtieri of MeatEater
Mar 17, 2016 • 111 min
Randy, Janis, and Nicole talk about many issues related to hunting and media
EP 021: Randy visits with Boone & Crockett Club Tony Schoonen and Keith Balfourd
Mar 11, 2016 • 99 min
A conservation discussion, both past and present, with Boone & Crockett Club
EP020: Randy Newberg talks with onXmaps’ Eric Siegfried and Rob Hart
Mar 3, 2016 • 84 min
Randy discusses hunting technology with the onXmaps brain trust
EP 019: Randy Newberg talks equipment; a Podcast “Bag Dump”
Feb 25, 2016 • 92 min
Randy answers assorted equipment questions from his emails
EP 018: Randy talks with Bruce Pettet and Tim Lesser from Leupold Optics
Feb 17, 2016 • 75 min
In this episode of Hunt Talk Radio, Randy Newberg talks with Leupold Optics; Bruce Pettet, CEO and Tim Lesser, VP of Product Development
EP 017: Randy talks with Arnie Dood, Endangered Species expert
Feb 10, 2016 • 108 min
In this episode, Randy talks with Arnie Dood, expert in the Endangered Species Act.
EP 016: Randy Newberg talks with Lorenzo Sartini, President of goHUNT.com
Feb 4, 2016 • 86 min
In this episode of Hunt Talk Radio, Randy Newberg is joined by Lorenzo Sartini, avid hunter and vision behind goHUNT.com, a leading digital hunting resource.
EP015: Randy Newberg explains the western state elk tag drawing systems
Jan 28, 2016 • 81 min
In this episode, Randy Newberg goes through the intricacies of drawing an elk tag in each of the western elk states.
EP 014: Randy Newberg talks with Corey Jacobsen, owner of Elk101.com and 8-time Elk Calling World Champion.
Dec 31, 2015 • 103 min
In this episode of Hunt Talk, Randy Newberg talks with Corey Jacobsen, owner of Elk101.com and 8-time Elk Calling World Champion. Subjects discussed include what it’s like to speak at RMEF’s Elk Camp, Corey’s history as an elk calling champion, the differ
EP 013: Randy Newberg talks with Dr. Don Thomas, prolific writer, hunter, and outdoorsman
Dec 16, 2015 • 86 min
In this episode of Hunt Talk, Randy Newberg talks with Dr. Don Thomas, prolific writer, hunter, and outdoorsman. Subjects discussed include Montana’s public access stance on navigable waters, why stream access matters to local economies, the necessity of
EP 012: Randy Newberg answers fan questions
Dec 2, 2015 • 94 min
In this episode of Hunt Talk Radio, Randy Newberg answers your questions. Subjects discussed include the blind squirrel theory, suggested books for the public land hunter, why you should subscribe to Randy’s YouTube channel, drawing tags & hunting opportu
EP 011: Randy Newberg talks with Pat Harlin-one of the Best Hunters You’ve Never Heard of-and Hunt Talk Producer Dan Doty
Nov 20, 2015 • 67 min
Subjects discussed include Pat & Randy’s long-standing history as waterfowlers, props to the camera guys of the world, Montana’s waterfowl situation, why Randy hasn’t done a waterfowl show yet, shooting your limit on the way in to school, the conservation
EP 010: Randy Newberg answers public land questions with podcast producer Dan Doty.
Nov 5, 2015 • 76 min
Subjects discussed include the definition of state trust lands and how they differ from federal public lands, the Sagebrush Rebellion of the 1980s, what it means to be “held in the public trust”, possible transfer scenarios in Colorado and Wyoming, stateh
EP 009: Randy Newberg talks with conservationist Jim Pozewitz and podcast producers Dan Doty & Janis Putelis.
Oct 21, 2015 • 98 min
In this episode of Hunt Talk Radio, Randy Newberg talks with conservationist Jim Pozewitz and podcast producers Dan Doty & Janis Putelis. Subjects discussed include the dirty thirties of hunting conservation, the birth of the Pittman-Robertson act, Teddy
EP 008: Randy Newberg talks with Charlie Decker & Bob Munson, the founders of the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation.
Oct 8, 2015 • 98 min
In this episode of Hunt Talk Radio, Randy Newberg talks with Charlie Decker & Bob Munson, the founders of the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation. Subjects discussed include the beginning of the RMEF & how family played into that, how Randy came to be a member
EP 007: Randy Newberg talks with Ed Arnett, Senior Biologist at the Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership.
Sep 23, 2015 • 95 min
In this episode of Hunt Talk Radio, Randy Newberg talks with Ed Arnett, Senior Biologist at the Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership. They discuss topics including why you should care about sage grouse and the sagebrush ecosystem, what a lek is, wi
EP 006: Randy Newberg talks with his production team: Troy Batzler, Loren Moulton, and Matthew Newberg.
Sep 9, 2015 • 123 min
In this episode of Hunt Talk Radio, Randy Newberg talks with his production team: Troy Batzler, Loren Moulton, and Matthew Newberg. They discuss topics such as how Randy got into filming hunts for television; behind the scenes stories that never made it t
EP 005: Randy Newberg talks with guests Andrew McKean, editor-in-chief of Outdoor Life, and Hal Herring, contributing editor of Field and Stream
Aug 26, 2015 • 80 min
Subjects discussed: whether the Pittman-Robertson Act would pass in congress today; the top reason why people quit hunting; the political party Randy ascribes to; public land management critics; the cultural value of private lands; the challenge in gettin
EP 004: Randy Newberg talks with Shane Mahoney, internationally renowned scientist, wildlife expert and conservationist, along with Hunt Talk podcast coordinator Janis Putelis.
Aug 12, 2015 • 125 min
In this episode of Hunt Talk Radio, Randy Newberg talks with Shane Mahoney, internationally renowned scientist, wildlife expert and conservationist, along with Hunt Talk podcast coordinator Janis Putelis. They discuss topics such as why we hunt and what i
EP 003: Randy Newberg talks with David Brinker and Jeff Sposito of Sitka Gear, along with podcast producers Dan Doty and Janis Putelis.
Jul 28, 2015 • 74 min
In this episode of Hunt Talk Radio, Randy Newberg talks with David Brinker and Jeff Sposito of Sitka Gear, along with podcast producers Dan Doty and Janis Putelis. They discuss topics such as the correlation between mechanical aptitude and hunting/fishing
EP 002: Randy Newberg talks with Bernie Kuntz, a longtime friend and one of the best hunters nobody knows about, along with podcast producer Dan Doty.
Jul 15, 2015 • 77 min
In this episode of Hunt Talk Radio, Randy Newberg talks with Bernie Kuntz, a longtime friend and one of the best hunters nobody knows about, along with podcast producer Dan Doty. They discuss topics such as the generational differences in hunting, the lon
EP 001: Randy Newberg talks with his podcast producers Dan Doty and Janis Putelis. They discuss the vision for the podcast and give a sample of the topics listeners can expect to hear from one of America’s well known hunter
Jun 25, 2015 • 64 min
Randy Newberg: Hunter, Host of Fresh Tracks TV, Speaker, and Hunting Activist