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Episodes 16-30

Episode Archives 16-30

episode 30 - tammy wood

On this episode, Mike and Kelly chat with Tammy Wood and celebrate 1 year of podcasting! Tammy Wood was a Top 8 Finalist for Master Chef Canada, an author, food columnist and host of Saucy’s Got Game Cooking Show airing on Wild TV this year. 

This is Episode 1 in our four-part series highlighting the BC Interior Sportsman Show. http://www.bcinteriorsportsmanshow.com

For more information on Tammy and Saucy's Got Game, go to  http://www.saucysgotgame.com/

This episode is sponsored by North Arm Knives. Go to northarmknives.com

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episode 29 - jeff lander

On this episode, Mike and Kelly chat with Jeff Lander from Primitive Outfitting. Originally from Washington State, Jeff moved to British Columbia in 1988. Jeff has been a bowhunter most of his life, and in 1994 he decided to pursue his passion and started Primitive Outfitting. He now guides hunts in both Alberta and British Columbia for some of North America’s top hunters.

For more information on Jeff and Primitive, go to www.primitive-outfitting.com

This episode is sponsored by North Arm Knives. Go to northarmknives.com

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episode 28 - planning for 2017

On this episode, Mike and Kelly discuss their hunting plans for the 2017 season.

This episode is sponsored by North Arm Knives. Go to northarmknives.com

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episode 27 - cody rich

On this episode, Mike and Kelly chat with Cody Rich. Cody is lifelong hunter and the host of the Rich Outdoors Podcast. His podcast features some of the biggest names in hunting and is an absolutely amazing resource for experienced and inexperienced hunters alike. Make sure to subscribe! 

For more information on The Rich Outdoors, go to www.therichoutdoors.net

This episode is sponsored by North Arm Knives. Go to northarmknives.com

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And follow us on Instagram @rookie_hunter_podcast


episode 26 - dr. adam ford

On this episode, Mike and Kelly sit down with Dr. Adam Ford. Adam is an assistant professor of restoration ecology and nominee for a Tier II Canada Research Chair. Dr. Ford has published over 20 peer‐reviewed papers on ungulate‐predator ecology in East Africa, trophic cascades, and the effects of disturbance on carnivores, deer, and elk in the Rocky Mountains. He is now leading new research on human‐wildlife conflict and predator‐prey ecology across British Columbia.

This episode is sponsored by North Arm Knives. Go to northarmknives.com

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And follow us on Instagram @rookie_hunter_podcast


episode 25 - an excellent season behind us

On this episode, Mike and Kelly reflect on an amazing year and look towards the future. Happy holidays from the Rookie Hunter crew! 

This episode is sponsored by North Arm Knives. Go to northarmknives.com

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episode 24 - ryan callaghan

On this episode, Mike and Kelly chat with Ryan Callaghan. Ryan is the Director of Conservation and Public Relations with First Lite and also a frequent guest on MeatEater. 

Check out firstlite.com for more information on First Lite clothing. 

This episode is sponsored by North Arm Knives. Go to northarmknives.com

Connect with the Rookie Hunter by going to www.therookiehunter.com

And follow us on Instagram @rookie_hunter_podcast


episode 23 - randy workman

On this episode, Mike and Kelly sit down with Randy Workman, a man with a lifetime of experience and advice for new hunters.

This episode is sponsored by North Arm Knives. Go to northarmknives.com

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episode 22 - dealing with the harvest

On this episode, Mike and Kelly get caught up after a busy month, talk about cooking, meat processing and answer a few listener submitted questions. 

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episode 21 - another mule deer in the freezer

On this episode, Mike and Kelly talk about meat processing and sausage making. Kelly also shares the story behind his first muley buck. 

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Episode 20 - Kootenay Hunting Recap

On this episode, Mike and Kelly do a recap of their successful trip to the Kootenay region of British Columbia, discuss plans for next year, and get ready for another mule deer in the Okanagan.  

Recommended beer pairing: Steamworks Breweing Co. - Pumpkin Ale


Episode 19 - Kootenay  Bull Elk Hunt

On this episode, Mike and Kelly are joined by Garrett Marcon and Kevin Snider in the Kootenay region of British Columbia. This episode was recorded in camp, just hours after packing out a 7x7 bull elk. You'll hear some stories from the trip, details on Kelly's first white-tail and all the details on how they managed to bring home a monster BC elk. 


Episode 18 - A Successful Hunt

On this episode, Mike and Kelly share the story behind their first muley buck and discuss plans for their week long hunting adventure in the Kootenay region of British Columbia. 


Episode 17 - From The Field Vol. II

On this episode, Mike and Kelly provide more updates from out in the field and Mike shares his mental battles while chasing mule deer. 


Episode 16 - From The Field Vol. I

On this episode, Mike and Kelly provide some updates from out in the field on the first day of rifle season in British Columbia. You'll also hear the very first listener submitted hunting story at the end of the episode. This story was submitted by Curtis Auger and you can follow his hunting adventures on Instagram @bornhunting

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