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Podcasts and stories to inform and inspire your passion for the outdoors, hunting and fishing. Don’t let your present circumstance limit your initiative for the wild.
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Podcasts and stories to inform and inspire your passion for the outdoors, hunting and fishing. Don’t let your present circumstance limit your initiative for the wild.

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Fish Untamed: Ep 2 - Summer Fly Fishing in Colorado, with Jay Scott

10/17/2019
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The host of the Jay Scott Outdoors Podcast, Jay Scott is a well-known name in the hunting world, but he’s also an avid fly fisherman. Jay spends his summers in central CO chasing beautiful wild trout. In this episode, we discuss Colorado’s heavy snow year, fishing the Roaring Fork Valley, and the world-famous salmonfly hatch. Instagram:@jayscottoutdoorsWebsite:jayscottoutdoorspodcast.com

Duration:00:45:52

CCB - Backcountry Hunters & Anglers (BHA) Intro

10/16/2019
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Ty Stubblefield of Backcountry Hunters & Anglers joins Sam on today's Conservation Coffee Break to introduce you to BHA and discuss the issues that Backcountry Hunters & Anglers is currently tackling here in North America. Learn more at thewildinitiative.com/conservation.

Duration:00:09:19

Ep 121 - Ryan & Hillary Lampers: Living Healthy, Fulfilling Lives as Hunters and Humans

10/14/2019
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Ryan Lampers, the StHealthy Hunter, and "Doc" Hillary Lampers of Hunt Harvest Health join Sam on The Wild Initiative. In this episode, they discuss the idea behind Hunt Harvest Health, staying healthy in order to chase your passions until you're old an gray, hunters leading the charge for healthy eating, the hard work and conditioning required for backcountry hunting and things hunters can focus on to begin improving their health and readiness. Also, in this episode, they discuss launching...

Duration:01:24:48

Fish Untamed: Ep 1 - Conservation through Recreation and the Flyathlon, with Andrew Todd

10/10/2019
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Andrew Todd is the President of Running Rivers and founder of the Rocky Mountain Flyathlon, which focuses on Conservation through Recreation. The Flyathlon combines running, fishing, and beer drinking into a triathlon-style race that raises money for native trout conservation. Andrew is an avid trail runner and fly fisherman, and through his nonprofit, Running Rivers, has raised over $150,000 to help protect the cutthroats of...

Duration:01:07:33

CCB - Wild Sheep Foundation Intro

10/9/2019
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Gray N. Thornton of Wild Sheep Foundation joins Sam on today's Conservation Coffee Break to introduce you to WSF and discuss the issues that Wild Sheep Foundation is currently tackling here in North America. Learn more at thewildinitiative.com/conservation.

Duration:00:13:59

Ep 120 - Katie Burgert: Everything You Wanted to Know About Fly Fishing, But Didn't Know to Ask

10/7/2019
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Katie Burgert of Fish Untamed joins Sam on the Wild Initiative to provide a beginner’s guide to fly fishing. In this episode they cover, figuring out the right questions to ask, finding new terms in videos and podcasts, why you would fly fish instead of spin fishing, essential fly fishing gear, learning to cast, different fly fishing techniques, different flies and their purposes and launching the Fish Untamed Podcast as part of The Wild Initiative Network. Learn more on the show notes page...

Duration:01:09:13

CCB - Ducks Unlimited Intro

10/3/2019
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Mike Brasher of Ducks Unlimited joins Sam on today's Conservation Coffee Break to introduce you to DU and discuss the issues that Ducks Unlimited is currently tackling here in North America. Learn more at thewildinitiative.com/conservation.

Duration:00:13:13

Ep 119 - Brandon Butler: Just Buying a License Isn't Enough

9/30/2019
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Brandon Butler joins Sam on The Wild Initiative at the Professional Outdoor Media Association Conference in Wichita, KS. In this episode, they discuss learning from the scary experiences of our youth, discovering and taking on the challenge of becoming an outdoor writer, how to follow your passion to get into the outdoor industry, working as a conservation lobbyist in the state capital, the workings of Pittman-Robertson and Dingell-Johnson, how to choose conservation organizations to...

Duration:01:12:28

CCB - Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation (RMEF) Intro

9/26/2019
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Mark Holyoak, Director of Communication for the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation (RMEF), joins Sam on today's Conservation Coffee Break to introduce you to RMEF and discuss some of the more pressing issues facing elk in North America. Learn more at thewildinitiative.com/conservation.

Duration:00:07:13

Ep 118 - Remi Adeleke: Navy SEAL, Author, Actor... Transformed

9/23/2019
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Remi Adeleke, former Navy SEAL, actor, public speaker and author of Transformed, joins Sam on The Wild Initiative. In this episode, they discuss his transition from African royalty to the streets of the Bronx and the struggles of his upbringing, the incredible service done for him by his Navy Recruiter, working to join the SEALs regardless of his lack of qualifications and deeply rooting yourself in your “why” so you can face adversity without giving in. Learn more on the show notes page at...

Duration:00:54:26

CCB - National Deer Alliance Intro

9/19/2019
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Nick Pinizzotto, President and CEO of National Deer Alliance (NDA), joins Sam on today's Conservation Coffee Break to introduce you to NDA and discuss some of the more pressing issues facing deer in North America. Learn more at thewildinitiative.com/conservation.

Duration:00:05:38

Ep 117 - Tom Opre: Don't be the Antichrist of Wildlife Conservation

9/16/2019
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Tom Opre, of the Shepherds of Wildlife Society, sits down with Sam at the 2019 POMA Conference in Wichita, KS. In this episode, they discuss historical market-hunting and the destruction of wildlife habitat, the superiority of the North American Model of Wildlife Conservation, restoration of African wildlife, how to be the “antichrist” of wildlife conservation, Cecil and the reality of what happens to old lions, his founding of the Shepherds of Wildlife Society and why there’s nothing happy...

Duration:01:15:40

Ep 116 - Finding Your Way into the Backcountry with Dustin Wittwer and Corey Beckendorf of Team Backcountry

9/9/2019
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Dustin Wittwer and Corey Beckendorf of Team Backcountry sit down with Living Country in the City at Hunt Expo in Salt Lake City to catch up after almost 100 episodes. In this podcast, which includes some surprise guest appearances, they discuss big life changes over the past few years, building careers with companies in the hunting industry, uprooting your family to find better hunting opportunities, the benefits of hunting the same areas year after year, the exact GPS coordinates to the...

Duration:00:59:20

Ep 115 - Solving the World’s Problems, One Hunt at a Time with Kristy Titus

9/3/2019
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Kristy Titus returns to Living Country in the City to catch up after two years. In this podcast they discuss living for those ultimate adventure backpack hunts, the Pursue the Wild elk call line, learning skills to build confidence in the backcountry, training how you hunt, people's disconnect on how meat gets to our table, tactics for dealing with anti-hunters, being a mentor, and focusing on our narrative as hunters. Visit the show notes page at thewildinitiative.com/115.

Duration:00:52:34

Ep 114 - Pushing the Envelope on Every Hunt with James Hardesty and Dana Davison

8/27/2019
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James Hardesty and Dana Davison sit down with Living Country in the City at Hunt Expo in Salt Lake City. We discuss the difference between preservation and conservation, key lessons learned from their time hunting, the excitement of being part of someone else’s success. We also discuss tips for a first-time elk hunter to prepare both mentally and physically for their first hunt, pack animal comparisons and pushing your limits with every trip to develop mental toughness. See the show notes...

Duration:01:01:44

Ep 113 - Engaging Youth in the Outdoors with Jackson Hartley and Hunter Dahl of YoungHuntr

8/19/2019
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Jackson Hartley and Hunter Dahl of YoungHuntr sit down with Living Country in the City at Hunt Expo in Salt Lake City to talk about helping other youth hunters document their experiences, the grind of promotion on social media, the opportunities and challenges youth face when getting into the outdoors, the pain of switching from youth tags to adult tags and creating a supportive community for youth to share their hunting photos. See the show notes page at...

Duration:00:37:27

Ep 112 - Hunting the Hell Out of California with Spencer Kirksey

8/12/2019
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The Legend, Spencer Kirksey sits down with Living Country in the City at Hunt Expo in Salt Lake City to talk about starting to really hunt as an adult, connecting with others through social media to improve your hunting experience, the positives and negatives of hunting in California, lessons he wish he’d learned when he first started hunting and his experiences hunting and harvesting his first deer on public land just outside of Los Angeles. See the show notes page at...

Duration:00:39:17

Ep 111 - Hunting YOUR Hunt with Jordan Budd and Jordan Adams

8/5/2019
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Jordan Budd and Jordan Adams sit down with Living Country in the City to talk things new hunters should focus on when getting into the outdoors, finding what drives you, how to keep hunting from being a completely hellish ordeal, how to get good deals on gear and how to go about building your gear kit and investing in yourself to learn the skills required for hunting. See the show notes page at livingcountryinthecity.com/111. -- Are you looking to step up your game from some scattered...

Duration:00:49:47

Ep 110 - Hunting is an Expensive Pain in the A** with Jacob Herman, Ali Spika and Dr. Brooks Tiller

7/29/2019
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Jacob Herman, Ali Spika and Dr. Brooks Tiller sit down with Living Country in the City to to discuss the issues standing in the way of making hunting more available to the weekend warrior, overpopulation of deer in the east, mentorship programs, pricing people out of hunting and tags being too expensive to encourage new hunters, proper deer herd management, hunting no longer being a tribal activity and how we’re losing the “path” of the hunt. See the show notes page at...

Duration:00:45:18

Ep 109 - Functionally Fit for Hunting with Dr. Brooks Tiller, Jacob Herman and Ali Spika

7/29/2019
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Dr. Brooks Tiller, Jacob Herman and Ali Spika sit down with Living Country in the City to talk about how to create a fitness plan for your hunt, learning to move well before increasing intensity, focusing on progress rather than comparisons, workouts that don’t require a gym or complex equipment, diet as part of fitness, altitude issues and the efficacy of training masks and investing in yourself so you can enjoy your passions long into the future. See the show notes page at...

Duration:01:10:52