Category Archives: Black Bear Hunting

Episode 043: Cody Rich of The Rich Outdoors Podcast

I get to talk with Cody Rich who hosts the show The Rich Outdoors  Podcast. You can access his website (http://www.therichoutdoors.net). He also owns a company called Powder River Cartridge Company (https://www.powderrivercartridge.com) which makes a variety of unique ammunition lines for historical guns.

Cody can be contacted on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/TheRichOutdoors/) and his group page on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/groups/therichoutdoors/). You can also connect with Cody on Instagram at http://instagram.com/therichoutdoorspodcast 

Also, please consider joining groups like the National Wild Turkey Federation (www.nwtf.org) and Backcountry Hunters & Anglers (http://www.backcountryhunters.org). You can also help me by supporting the podcast through my Patreon account https://www.patreon.com/bePatron?u=4439533

Check out Kill’n Stix (www.killnstix.com) for premium carbon fiber arrows.

Episode 042: Scott Haugen, Professional Hunter, TV Personality and Author

In this episode, I get to interview Scott Haugen (http://www.scotthaugen.com), an author and TV personality. While he does not have any shows on the outdoor TV channels, his show The Hunt (http://www.thesportsmanchannel.com/shows/trijicons-the-hunt/)is one of the first two hunting shows to be picked up on Netflix and is also on Amazon Prime(https://www.amazon.com/Hunt-Complete-First-Season/dp/B00HNECSVK).

Scott has a great story to hear with hunting adventures around the world. He has hunted animals around the world including a man-eating polar bear, lions in Africa that had killed men, and a Tiger in Sumatra. Many of Scott’s hunting adventures are discussed in his books (http://www.scotthaugen.com/hunting-books/).

You can reach Scott from his website to order/discuss his books, a hunt booking service he offers, or any other questions you might have for Scott. He can also be found on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/ascotthaugen) and Twitter (@scotthaugen).

Also, please consider joining groups like the National Wild Turkey Federation (www.nwtf.org) and Backcountry Hunters & Anglers (http://www.backcountryhunters.org). You can also help me by supporting the podcast through my Patreon account https://www.patreon.com/bePatron?u=4439533

Check out Kill’n Stix (www.killnstix.com) for premium carbon fiber arrows.

Episode 039: J. Alain Smith author, professional hunter and host of Rugged Expeditions

In this episode of Outdoor Adventures with Jayson, I catch up with J. Alain Smith of Rugged Expeditions (http://ruggedexpeditions.com). If you have not watch Alain’s show that aired on The Sportsman’s Channel for 5 seasons, you are in luck. Rugged Expedition has moved to YouTube and you can catch his current and many past shows on YouTube here (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCrqBtLetmpz0E3CtgzMnsYA).

Alain provides lots of great information on hunting overseas and how his show came about. Alain also provides a variety of good hunting tips on his website here (http://ruggedexpeditions.com/hunting-tips/). On top of this, Alain is a prolific writer of books on his hunting adventures and he has a series of fiction books as well. You can see them here (http://ruggedexpeditions.com/product-category/hunting-books/). All proceeds from these books go to a number of charities including Safari Club International(https://www.safariclub.org) , OVIS (http://www.wildsheep.org), and the SCI Foundation(http://safariclubfoundation.org). You can see more about it here(http://ruggedexpeditions.com/about/).

If you would like to contact J. Alain Smith, you can reach him via the Contact page on his website (http://ruggedexpeditions.com/contact/). You can also follow Alain on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/jalain.smith.9), Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/jalainsmith/), and Twitter (@jalainsmith).

Also, please consider joining groups like the National Wild Turkey Federation (www.nwtf.org) and Backcountry Hunters & Anglers (http://www.backcountryhunters.org). You can also help me by supporting the podcast through my Patreon account https://www.patreon.com/bePatron?u=4439533

Episode 038: Calvin Buckler host of The Bone Yard TV show and Kill’n Stix arrows

In this episode I get to have a great chat with Calvin Buckler of the Bone Yard TV show (http://www.theboneyardtv.com). Calvin and his co-Host Jason Acorn started the show a few years ago and it has been airing on Wild TV in Canada. Starting in July of 2017 the show will switch to being shown online only so that you can watch it when and where you want to going forward on Twisted Outdoors TV that will be available online and on Roku and other streaming devices.

I get to spending time with Calvin discussing his hunting past, some of the cool things that he does on the show (editing and music) and his really cool past including his time as a musician (http://www.bucklermusic.net). We talk about Kill’n Stix arrows (http://killnstix.com).

We also discuss the music festival called the Pembina River Nights Music Festival that Calvin puts on each year to showcase various musicians from across Canada and the United States.

You can reach Calvin on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/calvin.buckler), or the Bone Yard Facebook page (www.facebook.com/addingbones), Twitter (https://twitter.com/addingbones), and YouTube (https://www.youtube.com/theboneyardtvonline).

Also, please consider joining groups like the National Wild Turkey Federation (www.nwtf.org) and Backcountry Hunters & Anglers (http://www.backcountryhunters.org). You can also help me by supporting the podcast through my Patreon account https://www.patreon.com/bePatron?u=4439533

Episode 037: Jason Acorn of The Bone Yard TV and Kill’n Stix Arrows

In this episode of Outdoor Adventures with Jayson I get to have a conversation with Jason Acorn of the Bone Yard TV show (http://www.theboneyardtv.com). Jason, along with show co-host Calvin Buckler (who will be on show next week) have a great hunting show that up till this season was broadcast on Wild TV in Canada. With the upcoming season, starting this summer you will be able to watch the guys on Twisted Outdoors TV that will be available online and on Roku and other streaming devices.

In this episode we discuss some of the bow hunting that Jason does and how that lead him and Calvin to start Killi’n Stix arrows (http://killnstix.com). With 5 different types of carbon fiber arrows rounding out the type of arrows, you will find a type of arrow for all uses. In addition, if you are active on social media and a bow hunter, Kill’n Stix has a Pro-Staff Program. The more you promote and Kill’n Stix online while using the arrows, the better the discount can be for you. Please email your hunting resume to info@killnstix.com to be considered.

You can reach out to Jason via Facebook (www.facebook.com/jason.acorn), or the Bone Yard Facebook page (www.facebook.com/addingbones), Twitter (https://twitter.com/addingbones), and YouTube (https://www.youtube.com/theboneyardtvonline).

Also, please consider joining groups like the National Wild Turkey Federation (www.nwtf.org) and Backcountry Hunters & Anglers (http://www.backcountryhunters.org). You can also help me by supporting the podcast through my Patreon account https://www.patreon.com/bePatron?u=4439533

Episode 035: Mark Peterson host of Cabela’s Instinct TV Show and Worldwide Trophy Adventures

In this episode of Outdoor Adventures with Jayson I talk with Mark Peterson (http://markvpeterson.com), owner of Worldwide Trophy Adventures (WTA) and co-host of Cabela’s Instinct TV show.

If you have not checked out WTA, I suggest that you do. Their website (http://worldwidetrophyadventures.com) is full of all sorts of great information to start planning your dream hunts.

You can also view information on Mark’s TV show Cabela’s Instinct (http://worldwidetrophyadventures.com/blog/index.php/2016/07/20/cabelas-instinct-on-sportsman-channel/) and here is a Youtube video short for the show (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I3MghHQavdY).

Mark also have various guide services in North America, those are Goose Haven Outfitters (http://goosehavencanada.com) for premier waterfowl hunts, Salt River Outfitters (http://www.saltriverhunts.com), providing awesome opportunities in KY and KS for Whitetail and Turkey. Mark is also co-owner of Whitaker Brothers Hunting Company(http://whitakerbrothershunting.com), an outfitter in Utah that can provide hunting opportunities on an amazing number of species.

If you would like to contact Mark directly, you can email him at mark@trophyadventures.com. He would love to hear from you and he is happy to help you set up any of your dream hunts.

Episode 033: Shaine Reece host of Silent Draw Outdoors

In this episode I get to catch up with Shaine Reece of Silent Draw Outdoors TV. Shaine is a great guy and this episode was a lot of fun to do. We covered a number of things related to Shaine’s impressive hunting career and the development of Silent Draw Outdoors (http://www.silentdrawoutdoors.com/author/shaine/). Before I contacted Shaine, I had watched a great video he has on YouTube dealing with a bison that he harvested with his bow. Check it out here (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FMNWpxC8V8M). You can also watch some other really great videos on his YouTube channel (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCLAfGg2TjPcI8-zdT73FlKQ) and the Vimeo channel (https://vimeo.com/user11016506).

You can connect with Shaine via the Silent Draw Outdoors Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/silentdrawoutdoors/). Make sure to follow Shaine and the rest of the Silent Draw Outdoors staff on Facebook for great updates and contests along with Instagram and Twitter access as well.

Episode 032: Rachel Ahtila hunting guide, spokesperson, and podcaster

I get to interview Rachel Ahtila, an accomplished guide from British Columbia, Canada. She has guided in a number of different places around the world. She has guided in historic ranges where Jack O’Conner(http://www.jack-oconnor.org) both wrote and hunted aand where Gordan Eastmen(http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0247647/) hunted. In this episode, Rachel discusses Scoop Lake Outfitters (http://www.scooplake.com) and the process that Rachel went through to become a professional guide.

Rachel discusses her current employer Gana River Outfitters (http://ganariver.com) and some upcoming hunts.

We also talk about Rachel’s involvement with Weatherby via The Women of Weatherby(http://www.weatherby.com/community/women.html). It is a program she is proud to be involved with. We discuss Weatherby Vanguard Camilla rife. We also talk about Rachel’s use of the Weatherby Mark V Rifle (http://www.weatherby.com/products/rifles/mark-v.html). Rachel is using the Weatherby Mark V chambered in the 6.5-300 Weatherby Magnum(http://www.weatherby.com/products/rifles/mark-v.html?caliber=281).

You can follow Rachel on a number of Social Media channels including Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/RachelMaeAhtila/) and Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/rachelahtila/?hl=en).

Also, please consider joining groups like the National Wild Turkey Federation (www.nwtf.org) and Backcountry Hunters & Anglers (http://www.backcountryhunters.org) . You can also help me by supporting the podcast through my Patreon account https://www.patreon.com/bePatron?u=4439533

Episode 031: Jen and Norissa hosts of Girls with Guns TV

In this episode I get to chat with Jen O’Hara and Norissa Harman of the Girls with Guns TV show and clothing line. Norissa and Jen are two hard working, hard driving fun people to watch and talk with. You can hear their passion for the show, the viewers, their hunting ethics and everything that they do.

To watch the first 3 seasons of Girls with Guns on Carbon TV, use this link http://bit.ly/2nNvQQH . The new season with new co-hosts in addition to Norissa will air on the Pursuit Channel.

Also, the Girls with Guns clothing line is awesome. You can check out the clothes here https://www.gwgclothing.com .

Make sure to reach out to Norissa and Jen at:

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/girlswithgunstv/

Twitter: @GirlswthGuns

Twitter Norissa Harman : @GWG_NUR

Twitter Jen O’Hara: @GwGJeN

Instagram: girlswithgunsclothing

Also, make sure to check out their awesome sponsors, you can directly link to them here and if you purchase anything let the companies know you saw it on Girls with Guns.

Ruger Guns: http://www.ruger.com

Muck Boots: www.muckboots.com

Vortex Optics: www.vortexoptics.com

Hornady: www.hornady.com

Spartan Gun Cleaning Kits: www.modernspartansystems.com

Kershaw Knives: https://kershaw.kaiusaltd.com

Sportsman Warehouse: http://www.sportsmanswarehouse.com

Mossy Oak: www.mossyoak.com

Wilderness Athlete: https://wildernessathlete.com

OMeals: https://www.omeals.com

Episode 030: Kaylee J. Jackson with Woods and Water Addiction

In this episode of Outdoor Adventures with Jayson, I catch up with Kaylee J. Jackson who is a long-time hunter that loves helping new hunters enter the sport. Kaylee is active in social media and can be found on a number of facebook pages. Kaylee’s person page is Kaylee Jade Jackson(https://www.facebook.com/kayleejadejackson) and is the Female Prostaff Coordinator at Woods & Water Addiction (https://www.facebook.com/WoodsWaterAddiction/).

Kaylee loves to help people who have any questions, and is a wealth of knowledge Please contact her with any questions. She also works with a number of companies: