On this episode of Gritty Bowmen we meet with Ben Dettamanti, also known as @shedcrazy on Instagram. Ben is your typical “class clown” and what better avenue to support such natural tendencies than Social Media. Ben started his own Instagram page called @shedcrazy a few years ago to share his passion for shed hunting. Over time it morphed into a satirical compilation of hunting life. On this podcast we get a little serious and get to know the real @shedcrazy and have a lot of laughs along the way.
On this episode of Gritty Bowmen we meet with Mark Boardman & Paul Neess of Vortex Optics. We talk about a few of their new 2017 products, as well as share tips on how to grid when glassing and which optics to take for different hunts.
On this episode of Gritty Bowmen we meet with friends Corey Jacobsen of Elk101 and Jordan Harbertson of MTN OPS. We talk about Ryan Holiday's Book Ego Is The Enemy. If you enjoyed our last "Gritty Bowmen Book Club" book, Extreme Ownership, then you'll LOVE this podcast.
On this episode of Gritty Bowmen we sit down with Jason Phelps and Trent Fisher of Phelps Game Calls and Born and Raised Outdoors. Trent talks about Born and Raised Outdoors' upcoming plan to hunt elk in 5 states over 45 days. They'll team up with friends like Hush and Corey Jacobsen along the way. Jason shows us his latest bugle tube with all the bells and whistles along with the new Amp frame. He explains the differences between the colors and why this new frame has some serious longevity. We also talk about the joy of growing up in the Pacific Northwest and splitting all that firewood.
On this episode of Gritty Bowmen we sit down with the Gritty Angler, Chad Nelson, and guests, Derek Olthius & Phil Tuttle at The Fly Fishing Show in Denver. Phil was a fisheries biologist for 5 years, and Derek is a guide and professional fly fisherman. We get their take on catch and release, and why fly fisherman should be keeping more fish. We discuss fishing the Redds ask them if it is OK? We also talk sight fishing for big, trophy size fish.
On this episode of Gritty Bowmen we meet with my Uncle, Kevin Call, John Adams and Ben Sandal of High Point Outfitters. We talk about the upcoming application deadlines and strategy for deer & sheep in Arizona.
On this episode of Gritty Bowmen we talk more in - depth about our Alabama Whitetail hunt.
On this episode of Gritty Bowmen we meet with Damon Bungard of Orion Coolers. Orion coolers are made by Jackson Kayaks. They took the knowledge they already had for making Kayaks and used their skills to make some pretty innovative coolers. They're made in the USA and each is unique. But, Orion Coolers aren't just flashy. In addition to keeping things cool, they’ve got some pretty sweet design features we think you’ll love! We talk about custom colors, exterior design features, interior space issues for common things put in coolers, exterior space issues for fitting in the back of your vehicle and the importance of quality. Be sure to check out the Orion Chronicles coming up in April as well.
On this episode of Gritty Bowmen we meet with Kristy Titus, Jules McQueen and Jana Waller at the ATA Show to talk about Accubow. Accubow is an Archery Training Aid.
These three ladies share their experience of using the Accubow and the features they love.
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On this episode of Gritty Bowmen we meet with Rachel Vandevoort of Kimber Firearms. Rachel’s friend, Nick Hoffman of Nick’s Wild Ride also joins us at SHOT Show in Las Vegas. On this episode we talk about what to carry while archery hunting for protection against bears and cougars. We discuss bear spray, calibers, revolvers, conservation, and Rachel shows us a few of the different models. Rachel is an arsenal of knowledge when it comes to guns. If you listened to last year’s podcast Episode 134 with Rachel, you know she is a firecracker and a lot of fun!
Kimber is an American company that designs and manufactures premium firearms for individual, sporting, and law enforcement and military markets. Basically, Kimber makes sweet guns. And Rachel is the Trade Relations Manager at Kimber.
We had a great time visiting with her and we are excited about what they’re doing with the RMEF for conservation. And go check out Nick’s Wild Ride on The Outdoor Channel and tell us what you think. -Stay Gritty
On this episode of Gritty Bowmen we talk about hunting White Tail in Alabama.
On this episode of Gritty Bowmen we meet with Drew and Andy Kolhofer of Selway Archery. Selway Archery is a Traditional Archery Equipment supplier that specializes in personalized Bow Quivers. We also discuss Aron's foray into the Traditional Archery scene and his choice to shoot Compound and Traditional this year.
On this episode of Gritty Bowmen we talk with Bow Junky, Greg Poole. He teaches us how to judges yardage.
On this episode of Gritty Bowmen we hang out with Country Music star Easton Corbin and Brandon Bates, host of RMEF's award winning show Team Elk.
On this episode of Gritty Bowmen we team up with friend, Chad Nelson of Gritty Angler Podcast and Dropjaw Flies. We meet with Garrison and Corrine Doctor of Rep Your Wild and Rep Your Water at the Fly Fishing Show in Denver, CO. Garrison and Corrine are conservationists and outdoor enthusiasts. They're offering 10% off for all Gritty listeners.
On this episode of Gritty Bowmen we sit down with Kevin Call and John Adams of High Point Outfitters. They talk about the upcoming application deadlines for Arizona and their recent hunts.
On this episode of Gritty Bowmen we meet with friend David Brinker. David is an avid Traditional archer and he shares about his recent visit with Joel Turner at the Sitka Office. He tells us about some of his favorite Sitka gear and the new women's line. David has been a guest on the Gritty Bowmen before and is no stranger to singing around the MTN OPS booth or the campfire.
On this episode of Gritty Bowmen we have a surprise for you. A contest. We also share about upcoming events and hunts. Check out this episode for all the Gritty Contest details and prizes like a Kifaru Pack, MTN OPS, Dark Energy Chargers, Black Eagle Arrows and more.
On this episode of Gritty Bowmen we meet with Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation at the 2017 ATA Show.
On this episode of Gritty Bowmen we meet with longtime friend, Kristy Titus.
On this episode of Gritty Bowmen we are at the 2017 ATA Show with Mark Kenyon of Wired to Hunt.
On this episode of Gritty Bowmen we meet with Donnie Vincent. Donnie is a self proclaimed explorer, biologist, conservationist and sportsman. He has created hunting films such as, The River's Divide and Terra Nova. Donnie's drive and passion for the outdoors has guided him and inspired him to pursue the wilds of the untamed backcountry and share his story with the world.
On this episode of Gritty Bowmen we meet with Cameron Hanes at the 2017 ATA Show in Indiana. Cameron talks about some of the races he's done this past year, his upcoming races, as well as his nutrition and fitness goals for hunting season vs. race season.
On this episode of Gritty Bowmen Aron Snyder and I go through our current Bow Setups. For a list of items mentioned in this podcast please visit our website grittybowmen.com and look on the SHOW NOTES for this podcast.
On this episode of Gritty Bowmen we talk about FLYCRAFT. Its unique and innovative design make it the world’s most versatile hunting and fishing boat on the market. People think it’s like a raft or a canoe, but it’s more like a drift boat. Check it out on iTunes, Stitcher, Podbean or YouTube.