Backcountry Hunting Podcast
Summary: Backcountry Hunting Podcast focuses on inspiring and teaching about deep-country hunting, with emphasis on DIY techniques, gear, prep and how-to. Lifelong wilderness hunter Joseph von Benedikt shares stories and tips for success.
Part technical, part entertainment, this episode dives deep into why some bullets work better than others on a variety of big game in the backcountry. Rife with humor, real-life examples, anomalies and analogies.
Ever wanted to do an on-your-own moose hunt in Alaska? This episode hashes over bush pilots and planning, gear lists and camping, rifles and loads, hunting strategies and calling, meat care from field to freezer, and hunting hard without destroying your body.
This pithy episode features Gunwerks' president Aaron Davidson at his best, discussing rifle design, the evolution of the long-range shooter, hunting politics, and favorite gear.
Part 1: Podcast host JvB addresses the stringent demands placed on a rifle cartridge for backcountry hunting, and recommends several great options. Accuracy, authority, and reach are addressed. Episode Part 2 addresses bullet choice, focusing on the construction and characteristics of great do-all projectiles for a wide spectrum of Western big game.
How dehydration, horses, and cold can turn a good hunt south, and a look at some of the gear, the prep, and the attitude adjustments that can keep you alive when you should be dead. Backcountry hunter Joe Kennedy and host Joseph von Benedikt share near-death experiences and candid talk about surviving and thriving.
Host Joseph von Benedikt dives into the motivation of this creation. Challenges, scenarios, and authenticity are discussed. Hopes, dreams, and big bull elk weave together with planning, gear, prep and skills. Welcome to the show!
Tips and tricks to setting up and tuning a backcountry hunting rifle for accuracy, reliability, and shootability, and then tuning yourself to get the most out of that rifle at the moment of truth.
Adam Weatherby and host Joseph von Benedikt talk wild country, family, gear, and the reward of hunting remote areas.