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Gritty Bowmen - Talking Bowhunting, Outdoor Filmmaking, Interviews & Fitness

Brian Call of The Gritty Bowmen shares his passion for hunting and the great outdoors.
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Now displaying: September, 2016
Sep 30, 2016

On this episode of Gritty Bowmen Aron Snyder and I talk about the gear we used on our 2016 elk hunt. We share what worked and what didn't. 

Sep 17, 2016

On this episode of Gritty Bowmen we hear part one of Aron’s first elk hunt with the recurve bow. The highs and lows and the funny stuff in between. After a long 10 day hunt with multiple opportunities they finally got it done. Aron shares the story of his success and whether or not he will continue shooting a Trad bow or switch back to a Compound.

Sep 16, 2016

On this episode of Gritty Bowmen we hear part one of Aron’s first elk hunt with the recurve bow. The highs and lows and the funny stuff in between. Aron talks about the difficulty of switching from a Compound to a Traditional bow and the one that got away.

Sep 15, 2016

Zoom H6  On this episode of Gritty Bowmen we hear part one of Aron’s first elk hunt with the recurve bow. The highs and lows and the funny stuff in between. Aron and Brian talk about their camera gear, podcasting gear and more. 

Featured on this podcast:

Sony

Canon 5D Mark iii

Canon 17-40mm Series Lens f/4L

Sony RX100 3rd generation

Fish Eye Lens

 

Tamron 70-200mm f/2.8

Canon 1-400mm

with Doubler

Sony a7sii

Sigma 18-35mm

Podcast Equipment

Zoom H6

Shure Headset Boom Mic

Gitzo Tripod

Striped Classic

Kifaru Slick Bags

First Lite Clothing

Sep 14, 2016

On this episode of Gritty Bowmen we hear part one of Aron’s first elk hunt with the recurve bow. The highs and lows and the funny stuff in between. 

Sep 9, 2016

 

 

On this episode of Gritty Bowmen we hang out with Matt Davis and Casey Harbertson of MTN OPS at the Total Archery Challenge in Big Sky Montana.  Matt has been shooting a recurve bow for a few years now and he’s doing his best to convert everyone he meets to #Tradlife. BONUS FOOTAGE: Casey, Matt & Brian have a little shooting practiceat the end of this podcast. 

Sep 6, 2016

EPISODE 161: What’s In Aron’s Pack? Reckoning
Please DO NOT call the Kifaru Office asking about this pack until approx. Sept. 26 when Aron gets back from hunting.  Thanks!
 

Featured on this episode:                      

Bow Setup

Hoyt Buffalo Carbon Core Quatro Limbs 

Black Eagle Vintage Arrows 350 spine    

Cutthroat Broadheads 250 grains

Selway Quiver 6 arrow

 

Clothing

First Lite Gaiters

Socks - Fits or Firstlite

Pants - First Lite Corrugate Guide, Kanab 2.0

Shirts - Rokslide World’s Okayest Hunter, First Lite Aerowool Half Zip long sleeve top

Jackets - First Lite North Branch Soft Shell

Assess the area and time of year you’re going. 1 extra set of socks, 1 extra set of underwear, try to wear base layer upper merino wool. 1 pair of pants I wear in. Fleece layer over that and a puffy jacket and a rain jacket over that. Good quality synthetic or merino clothing. 

 

Kifaru Backpack *Not released yet*

“The Reckoning” Ranger Green Color

Phelps Game Calls Bugle Tube

Head’s Up Decoy "Bertha" 

14mm 2.8 lens Canon wide angle

Ape Case

Silica Packets to help with moisture

Canon 5D mark iii

Alaska Guide Creations Binoculars Harness

Lens Pen, Petzl elite headlamp, Havalon knife, Exotac Matchcap, extra blades, tags & ribbon, Windicator, 10x42 Razor HD Vortex Optics, Autolock buckles, FHF range finder case, Vortex Range Finder

Kifaru Ultralite Pullout: Tyvek Cloth, pillow & Sleeping pad,  *previously packed in Kifaru Tut & Poles, Thermarest Neo Air Xlite

Kifaru Pull out: Backup camera gear, lens wipes, hurricane blower, SD cards in waterproof case.

Backup broadhead case,  

Large Kifaru Pull out: First Lite ultralite puffy jacket, dirt biscuits, First Lite Halstead fleece, ultralight rain jacket, rain pants and a baselayer.  

Kifaru Pull out: Stove, Spoon, Evernew stove, Soto windmaster stove, Sea to Summit Waterproof bags for camera gear,  

Kifaru Pull out Extra small:  Toothbrush, toothpaste, contact lens solution & case. 

Kifaru Slick Bag Regular Wide

Gitzo tripod traveler, Outdoorsman micro pan head

Kifaru Nalgene Bottle, Human Gear CapCap lid, Phelps Game Calls Ezestrus, *Top Secret Jason Phelps Game Calls*, 

Firstlite Neck Gaiter & Beanie Hat & Gloves  

Hydrapak water bladder, Platypus

Kifaru Pack “The Woodsman”

Squeeze Call, Sony RX100 Point & Shoot

Kill Kit, TAG bags Pristine Ventures, Food, wetwipes, TP, 

 

“Possibles Pouch”:

Archery Kit: bowstringer, wax, judo tips, glue, backup string, stringer, 

FIRST AID: Migraine pills, bandaids, kit for patching, tenacious tape by Gear Aid, chopstick, elk in heat, Garmin 401, compass, Black Diamond headlamp, Hardy face paint at Rocky Mountain Specialty Gear

Battery Pack: Dark Energy #destructiontested  

Steripen Classic, fire starter kit, compression gauze,  MTN OPS Enduro,  

 

 

 

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