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Hosted by award-winning broadcasters Matt Mittan and Michele Scheve, the "Matt and Michele Outdoors" Radio Show is where you can hear stories and get tips, info and ideas about fishing, boating, hiking and camping and more in the Southern Appalachian Mountains and Foothills. You can also learn about - and learn from - leaders within the outdoor and nature related economy. Matt and Michele are based out of Asheville, NC.

Hosted by award-winning broadcasters Matt Mittan and Michele Scheve, the "Matt and Michele Outdoors" Radio Show is where you can hear stories and get tips, info and ideas about fishing, boating, hiking and camping and more in the Southern Appalachian Mountains and Foothills. You can also learn about - and learn from - leaders within the outdoor and nature related economy. Matt and Michele are based out of Asheville, NC.

Location:

United States

Description:

Hosted by award-winning broadcasters Matt Mittan and Michele Scheve, the "Matt and Michele Outdoors" Radio Show is where you can hear stories and get tips, info and ideas about fishing, boating, hiking and camping and more in the Southern Appalachian Mountains and Foothills. You can also learn about - and learn from - leaders within the outdoor and nature related economy. Matt and Michele are based out of Asheville, NC.

Language:

English

Contact:

828-575-6323


Episodes

LIVE from GiG Fest 2022 at Camp Rockmont, Black Mountain, NC

4/23/2022
Matt & Michele broadcast Live from the 7th Annual GiG Fest at the famous Camp Rockmont in Black Mountain, NC. The big event is organized by The Outdoor Gear Builders of WNC. Special Guests include: - Eli from ENO (Eagle Nest Outfitters) https://eaglesnestoutfittersinc.com/ - David Huff, Renowned Outdoor Photographer and Trail Master https://www.davidhuffcreative.com/ - Kevin Yunt from Appalachian Riverboard...

Duration:00:44:16

"The Unity Blaze" - Guest: Earl B Hunter, Jr (Founder of "Black Folks Camp Too")

4/16/2022
Earl B. Hunter, Jr is an experienced business leader across multiple industries. He has been widely recognized for his ebullient personality, hard work ethic and non-traditional approach to building relationships and closing deals. Mr. Hunter is driven by success and he always plays to win at whatever challenge is presented to him. Mr. Hunter is the Founder and President of Black Folks Camp Too — a marketing-driven business whose mission is to increase diversity in the out-door industry by...

Duration:00:27:09

Destination: “Springtime at Fraser’s Ridge”

4/2/2022
Guests: Carolyn Baker & Beth Pittman - NC Sassenach Tours is hosting “Springtime at Fraser’s Ridge” at Leatherwood Mountains Resort from May 19-21. In addition to two cast members from the Starz Outlander Series (Murtagh and Jocasta!), we’ll have Scottish Highlands Dance, music and educational programs with Highland Echoes, entertainment from KIR (Kirk McLeod’s Seven Nations Trio) and other local performers, in addition to workshops, vendors, regiments and clan representatives. Come join us...

Duration:00:20:15

Guest: Matthew Shirey of Shira Forge

12/3/2021
Shira Forge offers a variety of hand forged kitchenware, knives, axes, woodworking tools, and whatever else Matthew feels like making. Look him up on his website www.shiraforge.com or his etsy page, www.etsy.com/shop/ShiraForge. If you don't see what your looking for, custom orders are always welcome. You won't be dissappointed!

Duration:00:23:59

Guests: Tom Kenney & Beth Willard Patton of the Foothills Conservancy of NC

11/12/2021
Foothills Conservancy of North Carolina inspires conservation in Western North Carolina by permanently protecting land and water for the benefit of people and all living things. For more information visit https://www.foothillsconservancy.org/

Duration:00:27:18

Guest: Dave Petri of Cynosura Consulting

10/22/2021
Cynosura works with small to medium-sized companies or brands that want to: Develop a brand and branding strategy for their new businessRelaunch or re-brand their existing business or companyWork with a seasoned, experienced marketing professionalAdd a one-stop-shop marketing element to their business (i.e. getting the marketing team without the fuss of hiring multiple folks)Develop an omnichannel marketing strategy that focuses on building stronger relationships between the brand and...

Duration:00:33:44

Destination: French Broad River Festival

10/8/2021
Over 20 years ago, a group of boaters thought they would have a raft race and enjoy some music with some friends. Everyone had a good time, so they did it again, and then again. Friends told friends, and it grew into the festival we all know and love today. In this episode: - Matt & Michele give their thoughts, highlights and impressions. - Guest: Sid Border, Co-Founder/Co-Organizer of the FBRF - Guest: Tyler Donaldson with French Broad Adventures To find out more about the Festival,...

Duration:00:53:13

Destination: MerleFest

9/24/2021
"MerleFest, considered one of the premier music festivals in the country, serves as an annual homecoming for musicians and music fans. Held on the campus of Wilkes Community College in Wilkesboro, North Carolina, MerleFest was founded in 1988 in memory of the late Eddy Merle Watson, son of American music legend Doc Watson. MerleFest is a celebration of ‘traditional plus’ music, a unique mix of music based on the traditional, roots-oriented sounds of the Appalachian region, including...

Duration:00:33:56

Guest: Greg Hardy of Rockgeist Bikepack USA

9/10/2021
Rockgeist specializes in custom and small-batch gear made in Asheville, North Carolina. We are a cottage gear company; meaning all your gear is built in small batches while prioritizing quality designs, high-end fabrics, and detailed craftsmanship. Our designs are inspired from countless bike trips, brought to life in an intimate workshop, and perfected by makers who take pride in their craft. For more information visit https://rockgeist.com/

Duration:00:26:11

Destination: WNC Nature Center

8/20/2021
Kate Frost with Friends of WNC Nature Center sits down to talk with Matt.

Duration:00:13:22

Guest: Tim Cammisa of "Trout and Feather"

7/30/2021
Guest: Tim Cammisa of "Trout and Feather" To connect with Tim, visit https://www.troutandfeather.com/

Duration:00:24:45

Matt sits down with Earl B. Hunter Jr., Founder of "Black Folks Camp Too"

7/9/2021
The idea for Black Folks Camp Too began when Mr. Hunter was introduced to camping for the first time in 2015 while serving as Vice President of Sales for Sylvansport, one of the world’s most innovative outdoor industry companies. The idea didn’t fully form, however, until Mr. Hunter and his son, Dillon, went on an epic camping road trip across the USA and Canada. They traveled for 3 months visiting 49 campgrounds in 20 states/provinces and saw precisely ONE other Black family camping. At...

Duration:00:38:38

Destination: Tallulah Gorge, GA

6/18/2021
Destination: Tallulah Gorge, GA In this episode: Tallulah Gorge State Park Tallulah General Store Main Street Grille and BBQ Tallulah Gorge State Park Campground Visit MattMicheleOutdoors.com for other great Episodes and to connect with Matt & Michele.

Duration:00:39:27

Destination: Night Fishing Around Asheville

5/28/2021
Destination: Night Fishing Around Asheville

Duration:00:38:42

Destination: Black Mountain, NC

5/7/2021
Matt & Michele visit "the little town that rocks". In this episode: - Outdoor Activities: Hiking, disc golf, fishing, croquet, golf - Shopping... lots of shopping! Tom McMurtry, owner of Europa Fine Gifts joins in the conversation to highlight the vibe and wide ranging offerings in this historic mountain town. - Dining & Desserting: Come with plenty of room in your tummy. There are SO MANY options for both your dinner and dessert affairs - all day. For more information, and to plan your...

Duration:00:55:51

2021 Season Preview

3/12/2021
Matt & Michele go over their highlight memories from the 2020 season and preview the 2021 season. The 2021 Seasons of episodes kicks off in Early April.

Duration:00:17:20

Michele is Back! Our first on air update since her Transplant Surgery!

1/15/2021
Matt and Michele reflect on the past couple months and look forward to a vibrant 2021.

Duration:00:27:13

Destination: Jones Gap State Park, SC

11/14/2020
DESTINATION: Jones Gap State Park, SC

Duration:00:12:32

Guest: Kyle Mundt of Sylvan Sport

11/7/2020
SylvanSport was founded in 2004 for one reason: to make outdoor adventure accessible. What started as an idea to create an innovative pop-up camper has evolved into a line of award-winning adventure trailers, outdoor gear, and camping accessories. For more information: PHONE: 828.393.4927 Customer Service is available weekdays from 9am to 5pm Eastern. EMAIL: info@sylvansport.com Email us anytime. You can expect a response in 1-2 business days for all emails. WEB:...

Duration:00:28:57

Guest: Clark Lovelace and Mary Jo Gordon of Explore Brevard

10/31/2020
Imagine one hundred thousand acres of pristine forests laced with epic hiking and mountain biking trails that you can follow all the way to the edge of the sky. Shimmering mountain streams teeming with native trout. Massive rock monoliths daring to be climbed. And North America’s largest concentration of waterfalls, millions of years in the making, waiting to be discovered. In short, there’s no better base camp for your outdoor adventure. When you look for what to do in Brevard and...

Duration:00:24:44