Wilderness Attitude Podcast

Wilderness Attitude Podcast

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We bring you epic yet humble stories from men and women who know how to get the most out of life and the outdoors.
Ep. 134: Family, More Than Just Blood
Jan 8 • 66 min
We are excited to welcome back, Filmmaker, TV host & Producer, Trevon Stoltzfus, to talk about two of his latest films. Silence Of The Arctic - An Ambient Adventure, documents Trevon’s journey navigating through the bitter cold of the polar ice caps in…
Ep. 133: Be The Change You Wish To See In The World
Jan 3 • 57 min
Sidney Smith & Weston Jenkins are two incredible men who inspire others for slightly different reasons. If you have not heard of Sid, he is a double amputee who relearned how to walk, swim, run & bike to become an avid hunter and triathlete. Sidney joined…
Ep. 132: Wake Up, Kick Ass, Repeat
Dec 26, 2018 • 59 min
About a year ago, we sat down with Matt & Brooke Wright for episodes 50 & 51 to hear all about their wild life and Matt’s multiple Naked & Afraid survival adventures. But, Brooke Wright is no stranger to adventure herself. So we wanted to sit down with…
Ep. 131: Part 2- Lessons Learned After 30 Days On A Horse
Dec 20, 2018 • 57 min
We are back with part 2 of James Hardesty’s epic month-long hunting adventure and we pick up right where we left off in part 1. They finally have an elk down, and now they have to pack it out in crazy downfall on their horses. Strap in because this story…
Ep. 130: Part 1- Lessons Learned After 30 Days On A Horse
Dec 18, 2018 • 66 min
We caught up with Later Walter last week and now it’s James Hardesty’s turn since episode 95. James recently went on one of the most epic month-long hunting adventures, full of ups and downs, life and death situations, bucking horses, monster elk…
Ep. 129: Capturing Life Through A Lens
Dec 11, 2018 • 96 min
Lane Walter joined us in episode 95 for a filming 101 but, we didn’t get a chance to dive into Lane; the father, husband, firefighter, videographer, producer, avid hunter, competitive archer and everything else that makes him tick. Lane has spent his life…
Ep. 128: Letting Fear & Failure Drive You
Dec 4, 2018 • 59 min
Ever wake up wanting to do more? Ever wonder how far you can push yourself? We are joined by power couple Alli & Jess Roskelley, who are very familiar with dreaming big & pushing limits. Son to notable climber, John Roskelley, Jess became the youngest…
Ep. 127- If You Have To Ask You’ll Never Know
Nov 27, 2018 • 83 min
Since a young age, Steve Fassbinder found freedom through exploring and cycling. He has since made it his life, traveling the globe bike packing, pack rafting & mountaineering for over 25 years. Steve shares some of his incredible adventures including a…
Ep. 126: Wild Game & The Wild Kitchen
Nov 19, 2018 • 51 min
Today is the launch of the 3rd volume of Wilderness Athlete’s The Wild Kitchen, The Wild Game Edition. So we asked Wilderness Athlete Director or Operations Kimberly Rush & Chef Connor Gabbott to join us to talk all about wild game. I was honored when…
Ep. 125: Wilderness, Wildlife & Wolves
Nov 13, 2018 • 69 min
The reintroduction of gray wolves in many states has become a hot-button topic. Since being listed under the Endangered Species Act in 1974, and then their reintroduction to Yellowstone National Park and central Idaho in 1995, the battle over the presence…
Ep. 124: Moving From Labels To Shared Values
Nov 6, 2018 • 90 min
Today is Election Day so, we wanted to drive home just how important your vote is in this election. Mahting Putelis joins us to talk about why we as a country need to move away from the labels, to sharing values, in order to continue enjoying our wild…
Ep. 123: Be One With Nature & Experience Life On A Mule
Oct 30, 2018 • 71 min
In honor of National Mule day this past weekend we thought we would celebrate these amazing animals and we have the perfect person to talk all about mules. Rob Johnston has been an outfitter for over 28 years and has developed a passion for mules over the…
Ep. 122: Leading An Examined Life Through Running
Oct 23, 2018 • 79 min
This week we have the pleasure of welcoming Endurance Athlete & Ultra Runner Joe Grant. Joe has been running ultras for over a decade and has a diverse and extensive resume competing in trail and mountain running events all over the world. We talk about…
Ep. 121: Overcome & Find Your Passion
Oct 16, 2018 • 65 min
Dustin Crandall grew up in the outdoors and found a passion for hunting at a very young age. In 2016, Dustin had a life-changing experience that left him wondering if he would ever walk again. Confined to a wheelchair, Dustin began asking himself a…
Ep. 120: Ducks Unlimited- Conservation Since 1937
Oct 9, 2018 • 46 min
Ducks Unlimited was founded in 1937 as a habitat Conservation organization, to preserve upland habitats for waterfowl. Now, 81 years later, the organization is continuing their efforts to reach more wildlife, wetlands and wilderness than ever. We are…
Ep. 119: Corey Jacobsen- The Man Behind Elk 101
Oct 2, 2018 • 63 min
Corey Jacobsen is a 10-Time World Champion Elk Caller, Founder of Elk 101 & Co-Host of Elk Talk Podcast but, there are many layers to Corey that most do not know. In this podcast we peel back those layers and dive into Corey, the man, the father, and the…
Ep. 118: Jules McQueen- Life Is What You Make It
Sep 25, 2018 • 77 min
Jules McQueen is a name, that is a staple in the hunting industry but, do you know everything that makes her tick? From a very early age, Jules was not like all the other girls and was drawn to the outdoors. She has since gone on to host & produce 4…
Ep. 117: Conquering The First Ascent
Sep 18, 2018 • 62 min
Rock climbing is a sport that not only challenges you physically but, mentally & emotionally as well. And many climbers look at that big wall, not as conquering it, but as conquering themselves. This week we welcome two professional rock climbers,…
Ep. 116: Proud To Be An American With Jana Waller
Sep 11, 2018 • 61 min
TV Host, master hunter & angler, skull artist, conservationist, outdoor enthusiast; these are just a few ways to describe this week’s guest. Her father’s daughter, Jana Waller, fell in love with the wilderness at a young age and has since built her world…
Ep. 115: The Outfitting Life With Mike Stroff
Sep 6, 2018 • 57 min
Being an outfitter or a guide is something that many people consider a dream job but, to be successful at it is a whole different story. Growing up as an outfitter’s son, Mike Stroff is no stranger to this backbreaking work and has made it his life…
Ep. 114: Training Man’s Best Friend
Aug 28, 2018 • 48 min
In honor of National Dog Day this past weekend, we welcome pro dog trainer and owner of Committed Retrievers, Nick Bowser. Nick discovered his passion for training man’s best friend over 12 years ago and found that his love for hunting was only…
Ep. 113: Recovering The Grizzly Bear
Aug 22, 2018 • 63 min
Wyoming has been highly publicized over the past couple of months regarding the delisting of the grizzly bear for the 1st time in over 40 years. Some are asking, Aren’t they still a threatened species? Why now? And Is this a good thing? Well, we have Bear…
Ep. 112: Keeping Idaho Beautiful
Aug 14, 2018 • 62 min
Want to know how to be a true Idahoan? Well we have Commissioner of the Idaho Fish & Game Southwest Region, Idaho small business owner and father of 4 upcoming Idahoans, Blake Fischer here to tell you how. Blake was raised in the outdoors and is making it…
Ep. 111: Looking Through A Different Lens At Life
Aug 8, 2018 • 67 min
If you have read any type of outdoor or hunting magazine, then you are definitely familiar with this week’s guest, writer & photographer, Tony J. Peterson. But, you may not have heard one of his craziest hunting stories, where instead of encountering an…
Ep. 110: Silver Lining in a Smokey Sky
Aug 2, 2018 • 50 min
Wild fires can effect everything caught in it’s wake, wildlife included. But, it’s not all doom & gloom. There is a silver lining to that smokey sky. As strange as it might seem, fires are a natural part of our landscape, in many cases, it’s natures way…
Ep. 109: Traditions, Legacies & Knives
Jul 27, 2018 • 64 min
Passing down a knife through generations has been an American staple throughout our history and some may feel it is a family legacy being carried on. Well no one feels that more than Chairman & CEO of Buck Knives, CJ Buck, a 4th generation family member…
Ep. 108: Live, Breathe, Eat… Ducks
Jul 24, 2018 • 46 min
The stillness before sunrise, the sound of bobbing decoys on the calm water, anticipating the sight of multi-colored wings, these are just a few ways to describe the obsession that is, duck hunting, and we have the perfect person to explain it all. Owner…
Ep. 107: Live Wild Eat Wild
Jul 20, 2018 • 52 min
Field to Plate or Field to Fork. We all know what they mean but, do you really know how to harvest & cook wild game to get the best meat & flavor? We welcome Founder of Live Wild Eat Wild Steven Athay, to talk about his passion & pursuit to make healthy…
Ep. 106: Wood Guns Have A Soul
Jul 17, 2018 • 74 min
Gunsmithing is a trade that has been part of our culture & history for centuries and some may think it is a dying craft but, as you will find out, that is not the case. Michael Tulowitzki is the owner of MJ Tulo Gunmakers & has been gunsmithing and…
Ep. 105: Broadheads, Archery & Ethics with Jon Syverson
Jul 13, 2018 • 52 min
For all you archery gear heads out there, we are joined by the Chief Commercial Officer of FaraDyne Outdoors, Jon Syverson. Jon has been in the hunting & outdoor industry for decades and is one of the most knowledgable people in the archery industry. Jon…
Ep. 104- With A Pack On, You’re Never Lost
Jul 10, 2018 • 36 min
We come to you from 12,157 feet of elevation on top of the South Western Colorado Mountains. Brandon is joined by Team WA member Matt Howell & host of Living Country in The City Podcast, Sam Ayers. The group talks about their upcoming hunting seasons,…
Episode 103: Ryan Michler - Order of Man
Jul 6, 2018 • 61 min
Some of you may have heard of Ryan Michler or Order of Man but you may not know what it’s all about or haven’t heard Ryan on the other side of the microphone instead of hosting his podcast. Order of Man is a blog, podcast & mission to give men a community…
Episode 102: R2R2R - Kevin Guillen & Courtney, Mark & Chris Denham
Jul 3, 2018 • 67 min
Ever heard of the Rim to Rim to Rim in the Grand Canyon? Well if you have or haven’t, this group is here to tell you all about it. We are joined by Kevin Guillen & Courtney, Mark & Chris Denham of Wilderness Athlete, Outdoorsman & The Western Hunter to…
Episode 101: Jim Willems, President of the Pope & Young Club
Jun 29, 2018 • 69 min
We have talked a lot about Wildlife Conservation & wildlife preservation but, there is still a major disconnect today with understanding the fundamentals of it all. So, we are pleased to finally welcome the President of the Pope & Young Club, Jim Willems,…
100th Episode: Motivate, Inspire, Overcome; a compilation of our favorite stories
Jun 26, 2018 • 82 min
Motivate, Inspire, Overcome is our message for this podcast. We’ve hit our first big milestone with 100 episodes and have picked some of our favorite stories of inspiration, adventure & survival. These men, women & their journey’s remind us all, what it…
Episode 99: CPW Bear Study with Matt Thorpe & Adrian Archuleta
Jun 22, 2018 • 63 min
This week we have a special podcast for you all about bears! This is just one of many podcasts we have in store for you with the awesome folks at Colorado Parks & Wildlife. The CPW Area Wildlife Manager Matt Thorpe & CPW District Wildlife Manager Adrian…
Episode 98: Lora Gene Young AKA Gypsy Nomad Hunting
Jun 19, 2018 • 56 min
Lora Gene Young is an amazing free-spirited woman, living life to the fullest through traveling, hunting & guiding all over the world. She has been involved in the guiding business for 5 years and gets to call New Zealand, Australia, Alaska and many more…
Episode 97: Peter Barela with Barela’s Alaskan Outfitters
Jun 15, 2018 • 58 min
Peter Barela is an Alaska hunting & fishing guide & owner of Barela’s Alaskan Outfitters. Peter is an avid bowhunter who grew up in Colorado and was seeking more adventure which led him to Alaska in 1990. He started Barela’s Alaskan Outfitters in 2008 and…
Episode 96: Lance Hallum of Ultimate Predator Gear
Jun 12, 2018 • 42 min
We welcome Lance Hallum, co-owner of Ultimate Predator Gear from The Western Hunting & Conservation Expo in Salt Lake City. If you have not heard of Ultimate Predator Gear, they make some of the best decoys in the business but they also make much more.…
Episode 95: Filming 101 with Brian Call, James Hardesty & Lane Walter
Jun 8, 2018 • 55 min
We are joined by Brian Call of Gritty Bowmen, James Hardesty of Six With Stixs & photographer and videographer Lane Walter, from No Limits Archery in Denver, Colorado. These three gentleman have spent countless hours in the wilderness and Brian & Lane…
Episode 94: Cliff Hockett, David Richter & Beau Reber of Antler Athlete
Jun 5, 2018 • 63 min
In this podcast we welcome Cliff Hockett, David Richter & Beau Reber of Antler Athlete. Cliff, David & Beau talk about their new venture into making hunting films and partnering with Antler Athlete to produce the best content possible. Their first venture…
Episode 93: Trevon Stoltzfus - THE RETURN TO THE ROCK - An Ibex Adventure Part 2
Jun 1, 2018 • 76 min
Trevon Stoltzfus of Outback Outdoors, filmmaker and Producer is no stranger to the podcast and he is back to talk in depth about his new film that is being released today. The Florida Mountains in southern NM boasts an impressive elevation change of…
Episode 92: Christopher James of Be A Lion Outdoors
May 29, 2018 • 65 min
Joining us from Calgary, Alberta, Canada is outdoor writer, blogger, survivalist and all around avid outdoorsman Christopher James of Be a Lion Outdoors. CJ grew up in the woods and the mountains hunting & fishing as a kid and has since made it his life…
Episode 91: Butch Whiting & Justin Sparks with Kryptek
May 25, 2018 • 78 min
I’m sure you have heard of Kryptek camo but have you heard the back story of how it came to be? We are joined by Co-Founder & CEO Butch Whiting, and VP of Operations Justin Sparks to hear the amazing story that started as a day dream in Iraq & turned into…
Episode 90: Scott Bakken & Heather Knight
May 22, 2018 • 49 min
We welcome Director of Sales & Marketing at HHA Sports, Scott Bakken and Event Coordinator for Pope and Young Club, Heather Knight. We catch up with Scott & Heather about what HHA and Pope & Young have been up to so far in 2018 and Scott shares his latest…
Episode 89: Mere June & Jason Schlarb
May 18, 2018 • 87 min
This week we are switching things up a bit! We have a couple who’s journey to become professional athletes is not only inspiring but, extremely motivating. We welcome Mountain Endurance Athletes, Meredith June & Jason Schlarb, to talk about their passion…
Episode 88: Shanley Young
May 15, 2018 • 43 min
What has Archery, Softball, Volleyball, Hunting, Fishing, Crime Scene Investigation & a little motivation all in one? This podcast!! Joining us from No Limits Archery & the site of the Alpha Bowhunting Challenge is Avid Hunter, Outdoorswoman & Forensic…
Episode 87: Willi & Sherry Schmidt
May 11, 2018 • 56 min
We have another awesome podcast from Western Hunt Expo in Salt Lake City, Utah. Willi Schmidt, host of Pure Hunting on the Sportsman Channel, joins us to talk about how he got into the industry after being a commercial banker for 14 years and how…
Episode 86: Santino Castellanos
May 8, 2018 • 54 min
Want to know more about how to get into the outdoor television industry or start your own business? Well we have an expert here to tell you what he thinks about the current industry and where the future lies with digital, linear & print. Joining us from…
Episode 85: Chris & Mark Denham & Nate Simmons of The Western Hunter
May 4, 2018 • 55 min
We have the pleasure of welcoming three of the men behind the magic of The Western Hunter TV & The Western Hunter Magazine, father and son Chris & Mark Denham & Producer & Co-Host Nate Simmons. Chris shares the journey of starting Western Hunter Magazine…
Episode 84: Jade Helmich with Full Draw Film Tour
May 1, 2018 • 69 min
For those of you who love a good tear jerker or adventure film or want to know more about becoming a filmmaker, then this podcast will give you all the info you need to know. This week we welcome Jade Helmich, Owner of Full Draw Film Tour to talk about…
Episode 83: Remi Warren
Apr 27, 2018 • 56 min
For most this guest needs no introduction but, for those of you who are not familiar with Remi Warren, he has spent more time hunting in the wilderness than most. Remi has guided hunters all of the world and is best known for his former hunting series…
Episode 82: Adam Perry & Ben Wehling of DAYSIX Outdoors
Apr 24, 2018 • 60 min
This week we welcome Adam Perry & Ben Wehling of DAYSIX Outdoors. Adam & Ben are spreading their passion for the outdoors through DAYSIX in hopes of inspiring others to live an outdoor lifestyle. The name DAYSIX Outdoors came from the story of God’s…
Episode 81: Joe Letarte with Alaska Wilderness Enterprises
Apr 20, 2018 • 51 min
We have an amazing podcast for you this week with one of the most incredible stories you will ever hear. We welcome Master Guide & Owner of Alaska Wilderness Enterprises Joe Letarte, to hear about his epic story of survival. Joe made the decision to move…
Episode 80: Phil Mendoza, Beau Thiry & Braden Forsyth of Alpha Bowhunting
Apr 17, 2018 • 59 min
Need some tips on how to be a better bow hunter? Think there might be something wrong with your bow? Just want to gain some more knowledge about hunting or archery in general? Well we have all of that and more for you in this podcast with Phil Mendoza,…
Episode 79: Yancy Baer & Tommy Neuens with Wounded Warrior Outdoors
Apr 13, 2018 • 45 min
This week we have some very special guests for you. Yancy Baer and Tommy Neuens with Wounded Warrior Outdoors join us to talk about WWO and how much it has changed their lives. Yancy & Tommy are wounded veterans who are making a difference in other…
Episode 78: Lissy Largin of Salty Viking Minerals
Apr 10, 2018 • 66 min
This week we welcome Lissy Largin of Salty Viking Minerals. Brandon met Lissy at the Western Hunt Expo in Salt Lake City this year and was introduced to her and her product. Salty Viking Minerals have helped Brandon so much with his recovery after working…
Episode 77: #PROJECT ELK- Jason Matzinger, Trevon Stoltzfus & Willi Schmidt
Apr 6, 2018 • 46 min
This week we have a very special podcast for you that brings some of the things Brandon loves most together in 1 place. We have Hunting, Conservation, Family, Friends, Podcasting and HOCKEY! From the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado and home of the…
Episode 76: Heather Kelly of Heather’s Choice
Apr 3, 2018 • 68 min
For all you foodies and those with an entrepreneurial spirit, this week’s guest has taken her passion for nutrition and the outdoors to create a company that encompasses just that. Heather’s Choice produces paleo and gluten-free dehydrated backpacking…
Episode 75: Trevon Stoltzfus & Tanner Vernon of Outback Outdoors
Mar 30, 2018 • 64 min
This week we welcome Trevon Stoltzfus & Tanner Vernon of Outback Outdoors. If you aren’t familiar with Outback Outdoors, the show is on it’s 10th season on the Sportsman Channel. This podcast is full of important discussions, amazing adventures & a lot of…
Episode 74: Miguel Medina
Mar 27, 2018 • 66 min
This week we welcome Elite Obstacle Course Racer and Endurance Athlete, Miguel Medina. Miguel is known for having numerous podium finishes in many OCR events including Spartan Race, World’s Toughest Mudder, OCR World Championships and much more. But,…
Episode 73: Sidney Smith
Mar 24, 2018 • 55 min
This weeks guest is truly inspiring. What he has overcome in his life is more than most people will ever have to face. Sidney Smith, was born with a rare disease called Charcot-Marie-Tooth, a degenerative nerve disease that has effected him since he was a…
Episode 72: Dennis Stokes with Initial Ascent
Mar 20, 2018 • 78 min
For all you entrepreneurs out there, this week’s guest is proof that with hard work & dedication, your dreams can become a reality. Avid outdoorsman, Dennis Stokes is here to talk about his new Hunting Pack Company, Initial Ascent. Brandon shares how he…
Episode 71: Mark Paulsen & Chris Denham of Wilderness Athlete
Mar 16, 2018 • 57 min
This is a very special podcast for Brandon as these two men have helped shape him into the man he is today. We are honored to have the Founders of Wilderness Athlete, Coach Mark Paulsen & Chris Denham on the show from Sheep Show in Reno, Nevada. Brandon…
Episode 70: Phil Mendoza with Alpha Bowhunting
Mar 13, 2018 • 52 min
This week we welcome Phil Mendoza, Owner of Alpha Bowhunting & No Limits Archery. If you aren’t familiar with Phil, he is a Colorado native who found a love for archery at an early age and has made it his life. Phil shares his earliest memories of hunting…
Episode 69: Greg McHale of The Yukon Wild
Mar 9, 2018 • 59 min
Joining us from Sheep Show is Host and Producer of The Yukon Wild, Greg McHale. Greg is a long-time Yukoner, accomplished adventure racer and has experienced some of the roughest terrain and toughest tests imaginable. We talk about Greg’s background, how…
Episode 68: Reed Schoedl of Post Pursuit
Mar 6, 2018 • 61 min
Reed Schoedl has spent his life in the wilderness from fishing to hunting and has now created a company that encompasses his passion for the outdoors, Post Pursuit. Reed talks about what inspired him to start Post Pursuit and the many projects he does…
Episode 67: Jason Matzinger
Mar 2, 2018 • 64 min
For most, this week’s guest does not need an introduction but, for those who have not heard of Jason Matzinger, he is an award winning Film and Television Producer and host of Into High Country on the Sportsman Channel. We have been waiting for the…
Episode 66: Sereena & Nate Thompson of Nature’s Paint
Feb 27, 2018 • 59 min
From ATA in Indianapolis we are joined by Sereena & Nate Thompson of Nature’s Paint. We catch up with Sereena since the last podcast and hear all about her experience with the 2018 Extreme Huntress competition and coming in 2nd place. We also talk about…
Episode 65: Kirstie Ennis
Feb 23, 2018 • 59 min
Kirstie Ennis joined the Marine Corps at 17 years old and served over six years as a helicopter door gunner and airframes mechanic, until June 23rd, 2012. This is the day that her life changed forever. On a routine flight to Now Zad & Musa Qala,…
Episode 64: JD Ponciano with Sport Optics Northwest
Feb 20, 2018 • 40 min
Whether you are bird watching, navigating, or hunting, having good glass is an essential tool in the outdoors. So for all you optic-gearheads out there, we have the “Optics Guru”, JD Ponciano with Sport Optics Northwest here to talk about everything from…
Episode 63: Kristy Titus
Feb 16, 2018 • 47 min
We have another stacked show for you with an amazing guest who has been nominated & is now running for 2018 NRA Board of Directors. Kristy Titus grew up with a conservational mindset and a strong belief that with dedication, integrity, and the backbone of…
Episode 62: Western Hunt Expo Walkabout & Tim Wells of Relentless Pursuit
Feb 14, 2018 • 65 min
If you didn’t make it to the Western Hunting & Conservation Expo in Salt Lake City or haven’t attended any hunt expos, we give you the inside look into what they are all about. Matt Howell & Brandon go on a walkabout exploring some of their favorite…
Episode 61: Ty Hoelzen
Feb 9, 2018 • 66 min
Continuing our Fitness week, we have Personal Trainer & man of many hats, Ty Hoelzen. Not only is he a Personal Trainer but he is also a Firefighter, Baseball Coach, Miss Nevada Coach, Business Owner and much more. Ty talks about juggling all of his…
Episode 60: Drew & Stephanie Malhmood
Feb 7, 2018 • 77 min
We all know once January is over, our drive to stick to New Year’s goals starts dwindling. So we decided this week will be fitness week and we are starting it off with Personal Trainer & Owner of Illete Fitness, Drew Malhmood and his wife Stephanie who is…
Episode 59: Todd Vaaler & Austin Manelick
Feb 2, 2018 • 62 min
We have another fun podcast for you from ATA with Todd Vaaler from Gateway Feathers & Austin Manelick with Mission Alaska. We talk about how Todd got involved in his family-owned business and the passion he has for creating quality hand-crafted feathers…
Episode 58: Team Wilderness Attitude
Jan 30, 2018 • 94 min
The team has been busy! Jason DeWeese & Matt Howell join Brandon to catch up since the New Year. They share their recent hunting adventures with their kids and what it was like teaching them all aspects of field to plate, Brandon & Jason talk about their…
Episode 57: Kenton & Ryan Clairmont with Train to Hunt
Jan 26, 2018 • 78 min
From Sheep Show in Reno, Nevada, we are joined by Kenton & Ryan Clairmont with Train to Hunt. This podcast has been a year in the making and it is the perfect time for it’s release, to give people the information they need, to conquer their 2018 goals.…
Episode 56: Riley Arnold with Vortex Optics
Jan 24, 2018 • 55 min
Straight from ATA in Indianapolis we welcome Vortex Optics Consumer Sales Rep & avid outdoorsman, Riley Arnold. Riley caught the hunting bug at the age of 8 & got his first 8-point buck at 14. Since then, he has been involved in competitive archery &…
Episode 55: Jessica & Braxton Byers
Jan 20, 2018 • 65 min
This week we have an awesome podcast for you, Jessica Taylor Byers & Braxton Byers from Follow Her Arrow join us from ATA in Indianapolis. Braxton & Jessica are as passionate, humble & transparent as they come. They talk about starting Follow Her Arrow to…
Episode 54: Garmin Xero - Chad VanCamp & Jon Sissney
Jan 17, 2018 • 59 min
Fresh from ATA in Indianapolis, we are joined by Garmin Project Manager, Chad VanCamp & Jon Sissney from His & Hers Outdoors, to talk about the first of-its-kind, bow-mounted laser range finder, the Garmin Xero. Chad shares his passion for this product &…
Episode 53: Kevin Guillen & Courtney Denham from Wilderness Athlete
Jan 12, 2018 • 85 min
For a lot of people, the New Year is all about resolutions, getting in shape & eating better. So we thought it would be the perfect time to have Kevin Guillen & Courtney Denham from Wilderness Athlete on, to talk about everything health & fitness. We…
Episode 52: Team Wilderness Attitude
Jan 5, 2018 • 78 min
The team took a few months off during hunting season, but they are back! Jason DeWeese, Matt Howell & Greg Mumm join Brandon to catch up or their hunting seasons. Matt shares his story of missing an epic buck, Jason talks about how different it was for…
Episode 51: Matt & Brooke Wright Part 2
Jan 2, 2018 • 79 min
We are back with 2-time Naked & Afraid Expert Survivalist, Matt Wright and his wife, Pack Burro Racer, Brooke Wright. Part 2 is all about Naked & Afraid. Matt talks about how he found out about the show, deciding to apply and getting the news he was…
Episode 50: Matt & Brooke Wright Part 1
Dec 29, 2017 • 68 min
This week we are joined by 2-time Naked & Afraid contestant & Survivalist, Matt Wright and his wife, Pack Burro Racer & Huntress, Brooke Wright. These two are the definition of living the Wilderness Attitude in everything they do. This podcast is a 2-part…
Episode 49: Bobby & Kristin Labonte Part 2
Dec 26, 2017 • 54 min
We are back with part 2 of NASCAR Champion & current NASCAR Hall of Fame Nominee, Bobby Labonte and his wife, former professional cyclist, Kristin Labonte. We dive right into Kristin’s first hunt in Alaska and Bobby jumps right in to the tell the epic…
Episode 48: Bobby & Kristin Labonte Part 1
Dec 22, 2017 • 46 min
This podcast is so great, we split it into 2 parts! We had the pleasure of sitting down with NASCAR Champion & current NASCAR Hall of Fame Nominee, Bobby Labonte and his wife, former professional cyclist, Kristin Labonte. This podcast has a little…
Episode 47: Colorado Good Ol’ Boys
Dec 15, 2017 • 63 min
This week we sit down with the Colorado Good O’l Boys — Connor Patterson, Parker Fisher & Jon Comiskey — at No Limits Archery in Denver. These young men are perfect examples of having a Wilderness Attitude. They grew up fishing and camping as children and…
Episode 46: Ashley Nicholas
Dec 8, 2017 • 59 min
Joining us from Oklahoma is avid huntress, Ashley Nicholas. Ashley learned her passion for the wilderness at a very young age and has since surrounded herself with everything outdoors. She talks about her love for writing about the outdoors, taking photos…
Episode 45: Jesse Hula
Dec 1, 2017 • 58 min
Joining us for the last Alaska series podcast is 23 year old Alaska Hunting and Fishing Guide at Royal Wolf Lodge, Jesse Hula. Jesse made the decision right after high school to head to Alaska in search of his dream job, fishing for a living, and he is…
Episode 44: Scott Bakken
Nov 24, 2017 • 67 min
The dream of hunting in Alaska can come with a pretty stiff price tag. But luckily there is something called a DIY hunt. Continuing out Alaska podcast series, we welcome Marketing Director for HHA Sports, Scott Bakken, to share his recent experience of a…
Episode 43: Mark Raycroft
Nov 17, 2017 • 75 min
Want to know all about photographing in the most amazing places in the world? This week we welcome wildlife and outdoor photographer, Mark Raycroft. Mark has photographed some of the most amazing animals and landscapes for over 20 years and is one of the…
Episode 42: Kevin Dana
Nov 10, 2017 • 59 min
Continuing our Alaska podcast series we welcome Alaska native, new father, and owner of Barney’s Sports Chalet, Kevin Dana. Kevin started working for a hunting outfitter in the Brooks Range when he was 18 and has since hunted all over Alaska. He shares…
Episode 41: Austin Manelick
Nov 3, 2017 • 82 min
Joining us for the 3rd podcast in our Alaska series is native Alaskan, Founder of Mission_Alaska and Advisory Committee Member of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, Austin Manelick. Austin’s passion for the outdoors and conservation is very evident…
Episode 40: Hillarie Putnam
Oct 27, 2017 • 76 min
This week is the 2nd podcast of our Alaska series and we are joined by Alaskan huntress, former contestant on The Hunt on the History Channel and native Alaskan, Hillarie Putnam. Hillarie grew up hunting in some of the most amazing places with her father.…
Episode 39: Ben Knapp Part 2
Oct 23, 2017 • 52 min
This week we continue our Alaska podcast series, we are back with part 2 of Alaska Pilot, Hunting Guide and Avid Outdoorsman, Ben Knapp. We dive right into an epic Dall Sheep hunt that Ben got to experience and he shares all the ups & downs of hunting for…
Episode 38: Ben Knapp Part 1
Oct 20, 2017 • 57 min
This week, we start our Alaska Podcast Series and are kicking it off with a bang! Joining us for the 1st of 4 Alaskan podcasts is pilot & outdoor enthusiast, Ben Knapp. Ben started flying in Alaska when he was just 16 years old and is now a Pilot, Guide,…
Episode 37: Sereena Thompson
Oct 13, 2017 • 59 min
This week we are joined by Extreme Huntress & co-founder of Nature’s Paint, Sereena Thompson. Sereena shares her earliest memories of hunting as a child and how she continues to share her love for hunting with her two young children. We also discuss how…
Episode 36: Team Wilderness Attitude
Oct 11, 2017 • 77 min
The team has been busy! Tune in to catch up on Brandon, Jason DeWeese & Greg Mumm’s successes & failures so far this hunting season. They discuss when it’s time to take a break after misses, which broadheads to use to get the best clean shot and the pros…
Episode 35: Rick Mowery
Oct 6, 2017 • 76 min
If you haven’t heard of Pope & Young Club or would like to know more about the organization, this is the podcast for you. This week we are joined by the Communications Manager for Pope & Young, Rick Mowery. Rick picked up a bow at the age of 15 & has been…