Blue Collar Elk Hunting

Blue Collar Elk Hunting

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Welcome to Blue Collar Elk Hunting brought to you by ElkBros.com with your host Gilbert Ornelas and elk hunting coaches, Joe Giglia & Leroy Chavez. You want to hunt elk….we live to hunt elk, and like you we work hard for our pay to do the things we lov?


Ornelas Unleashed 2 - Lessons Learned
Aug 20 • 53 min
Ya’ll, you’ve done all the prep, the gear is bought and the plans are made. You have been working your skills and getting ready………. you ARE ready! So at this point, it’s time to let Gilbert tell some of his favorite stories that we hope may pump you up,…
Pre-Rut Strategies, Decoys & Listeners Q&A
Aug 13 • 66 min
Elk season is here! Folks in Idaho can already be in the field hunting the early season and next up will be those of you hunting late August to early September. That transition time between early season to Pre -rut. On today’s show, our topics begin with…
The Process after a Bull Responds, Hump Day - Listeners Q&A
Aug 6 • 71 min
What do you do after a bull responds to your calls? Do you set up and start calling? Where do you set up? What should your partner do? Do you bugle back? What kind of bugle do you use??? Do you cow call? Do you get after it and go straight to it? Do you…
Ornelas Unleashed 1- Plus Listener’s Q&A
Jul 30 • 78 min
If you want to experience our Elk Camp, well y’all, then you HAVE to experience the story telling of Gilbert Ornelas! On today’s show after the shout outs, it’s Gilbert talking about about two different bear encounters during our elk hunts and let me tell…
“InSights” Edition with Trevon Stoltzfus from OutBack Outdoors TV
Jul 25 • 95 min
Joe Giglia from ElkBros has a conversation with Trevon Stoltzfus from the OutBack Outdoors Show on the Sportsman’s Channel and the Inspired Wild Podcast. Please remember to Subscribe, Rate and Review the podcast in Apple iTunes or on the Apple Podcast…
Where & When to Shoot - Plus Listeners Q&A
Jul 23 • 74 min
Knowing when to shoot and knowing where to shoot will be the deciding factor between a successful clean kill or a blown opportunity…… or even the worse case scenario that no hunter wants,…. a wounded animal.
Beating Statistics, Crowds and Excuses
Jul 16 • 67 min
Using a typical success rate, right around 11 to 26 public land hunters out of 100 are going to kill an elk. 85 to 90 percent of those numbers, are those hunters consistently getting it done year after year. According to the statistics, especially all you…
Reading Elk Sign, Closing the Gap & Counting Coup
Jul 9 • 69 min
A huge part of being successful at hunting and finding elk is being able to read their sign. Knowing what to look for. Knowing the difference between old and fresh sign. What it means if you are seeing sign, but not seeing elk. For a first time elk…
The Gateway to Elk Hunting with the “Where to Hunt” Podcast
Jul 4 • 67 min
Joe from ElkBros joins Eric Clark on his “Where to Hunt” Podcast in talking to whitetail hunters on how to get into elk hunting. Where to start. Similarities and differences between whitetail and elk hunting. The physical ability levels, as well as elk…
Going From Deer to Hunting Elk…Where do I start?
Jul 2 • 68 min
Question #1 - How hard is it for deer hunters to make that jump to elk? Question #2 - Where do I start? These are the top two questions from whitetail or even other deer hunters that are making the jump to elk hunting and heading out west this year.…
I’ve Drawn My Elk Tag….But…What Now?
Jun 25 • 66 min
***FREE GIVEAWAY*** OnX Gear and App Gift Cards!! Rules Given in the Show There are a lot of excited elk hunters out there with all the State’s draws coming to a close. But along with that excitement can be some degree of anxiousness, nervousness and the…
“InSights” Edition with Michael Batease - “NOW vs THEN”
Jun 20 • 79 min
Joe Giglia from ElkBros and Michael Batease from Elk Calling Academy talk about today’s elk hunter vs those twenty years ago. Michael also provides elk calling information concerning vocalizations, meanings and situations that you do NOT want to miss.…
Finding Elk Hunting Partners - Plus Listeners Q&A
Jun 18 • 64 min
Finding someone to “Ride the River With”. Finding a solid and reliable elk hunting partner can be crucial to an enjoyable, memorable and successful elk hunt. On this episode, Gilbert, Chav & Joe share stories, thoughts and tips when it comes to choosing…
“InSights” Edition with Trent Fisher - “Rights of Passage”
Jun 14 • 49 min
Joe Giglia from ElkBros and Trent Fisher from Born and Raised Outdoors talk about those gifts..thought processes, traditions, ethics, skill sets that have been handed down from our families that make us the elk hunters that we are today. The effects they…
Success off the Beaten Path - The Gutsy Hunter
Jun 11 • 49 min
It’s that fear of getting lost, or caught somewhere unknown after dark that keeps hunters only a stones throw from roads or known trails. It’s that fear that limits opportunities. It’s that SAME fear that leaves so many of us wondering, what if? Becoming…
Elk Hunting Confidence (Final) The Wrap with Q&A
Jun 4 • 48 min
Confidence. It’s not just one thing that can create confidence for us as elk hunters. As we have shown you in this series, it’s a constant circle. It’s about attitude, skill sets, work, results, trust, belief & perspective. It’s about identifying your…
Elk Hunting Confidence (Part 7) The Unwritten Rules
May 28 • 67 min
It’s that fear of getting lost, or caught somewhere unknown after dark that keeps hunters only a stones throw from roads or known trails. It’s that fear that limits opportunities. It’s that SAME fear that leaves so many of us wondering, what if? Becoming…
Elk Hunting Confidence (Part 6) Hunt Strategies- Rifle
May 21 • 69 min
When it comes to hunting elk, if you have a plan, if you have a solid strategy that puts you in the best position for success, then you are in business. This is the second part of our Hunt Strategies Confidence development. This time for the rifle…
Elk Hunting Confidence (Part 5) Hunt Strategies- Bow
May 14 • 58 min
To be confident in accomplishing a task, you either have to have done that task hundreds of times OR you need a plan on how to do it for the first time. Same goes for hunting elk. If you have a plan, if you have a solid strategy that puts you in the best…
“InSights” episode 1 with Lance Bernal
May 10 • 62 min
The “InSights” edition, episode 1 with Lance Bernal, game biologist and guide for the Vermejo Ranch in northern New Mexico. As a game biologist on a ranch almost the size of Rhode Island, Lance has the opportunity to experience elk in ways that would take…
Elk Hunting Confidence (Part 4) Gear/Equipment
May 7 • 58 min
Being confident in your hunting gear and equipment is crucial to your overall success as a hunter. Whether it is someone else or the things you use, having confidence means that you can count on it in your time of need. In part 4 of this series on…
Elk Hunting Confidence (Part 3) Calling
Apr 30 • 66 min
Being able to call takes your elk hunting to a whole other level. Having result driven confidence in your calling ability is crucial for you to be consistently successful. In part 3 of this series on building your overall elk hunting confidence, the…
The Reunion. ElkBros, Hog Hunting & Elk Calling Confidence
Apr 23 • 70 min
It’s a true ElkBros reunion on an archery hog hunt in South Texas. For the first time ever, Joe & Chav travel to hunt out of New Mexico and join ElkBros partners Gilbert Ornelas, Manano Grateron & Luis Gonzales for a true reunion to talk about their elk…
Elk Hunting Confidence (Part 2) Shooting & Fitness
Apr 16 • 63 min
In part 2 of this series on building hunting confidence, the ElkBros discuss the importance of our frame of mind while working towards our ability step goals in the quest for overall confidence. With the right frame of mind understood, they then coach on…
Elk Hunting Confidence (Part 1)
Apr 9 • 54 min
Please remember to Subscribe, Rate and Review the podcast in Apple iTunes or on the Apple Podcast App. You can find more Elk Hunting content on the ElkBros.com site and if you join our Elk Camp, you will be in the know anytime we put out a video, podcast…
Successful Elk Hunting - All About Scent
Apr 2 • 55 min
It’s the number one item on your list if you plan on being successful on any elk hunt…scent. The ElkBros explain thermals and the use of wind as well as give you all their thoughts, ideas and tips on dealing with scent control. What is that smell? Please…
Hunt Breakdown Series 2018 - Part 2 - The Camp
Mar 26 • 41 min
A step by step, decision by decision series of Joe and Chav’s 2018 elk hunt that not only tells a story, but invites you into their thought processes for an epic 2018 archery hunt! Have questions? Send them to [email protected] and thank you for…
The ElkBros Story & Why We Hunt
Mar 21 • 49 min
Gilbert, Joe & Chav answer viewer’s questions wanting to know their story, what they look for in a hunting partner and how they explain to people why they hunt. Get a personal view of all three and hear all the reasons, the passion, the life lessons and…
Hunt Breakdown Series 2018 - Part 1 - The Scouting
Mar 18 • 37 min
A step by step, decision by decision series of Joe and Chav’s 2018 elk hunt that not only tells a story, but invites you into their thought processes for an epic 2018 archery hunt! Have questions? Send them to [email protected] and thank you for…
2019 New Mexico Draw Time!
Mar 9 • 54 min
2019 New Mexico Draw explanations, thoughts and strategies.
It’s All About Camo
Feb 28 • 59 min
Gilbert and Joe field some questions from Episode 1 and then cover this weeks episode on Camouflage. Their philosophies, what they look for, as well as what they use and why. Please remember to Subscribe, Rate and Review the podcast in Apple iTunes or on…
Keys to Successful Elk Hunting
Feb 20 • 59 min
Please remember to Subscribe, Rate and Review the podcast in Apple iTunes or on the Apple Podcast App. You can find more Elk Hunting content on the ElkBros.com site and if you join our Elk Camp, you will be in the know anytime we put out a video, podcast…