Category Archives: Turkey Hunting

Episode 053: Land Tawney CEO and President of Backcountry Hunters & Anglers Association

In this episode I get to interview Land Tawney, CEO and President of Backcountry Hunters & Anglers (http://www.backcountryhunters.org). We discuss BHA and the many benefits that the organization provides and how BHA and the local chapters serve as watchdogs and a grassroots organization to protect our public lands across the United States and Canada. To learn more about BHA, check out their website, and go to the Media tab to see lots of different items that BHA puts out for information including their blog and podcast. You can also access their YouTube channel (https://www.youtube.com/user/BackcountryHunters1) and Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/backcountryhunters/).

 

In this episode we discuss several books that you can purchase from the below links. As an Amazon affiliate a small commission is earned to offset the cost of the show:

 

Beyond Fair Chase

 

American Serengeti

 

Also, please consider joining groups like the National Wild Turkey Federation (www.nwtf.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 052: Eric Dinger Founder and CEO of Powderhook

In this episode I get to discuss Powderhook with CEO and founder Eric Dinger. Powderhook is a unique website and phone app (www.powderhook.com) designed to provide hunter’s and fishermen with access to information and mentors around the United States. Are you in Iowa and heading to Florida? You want to fish and not sure where to begin? Access Powderhook to harness the power of the community to get the information and help you need.

This app is filled with great information waiting to be discovered. We discuss this and how to use this with other apps that you may already be utilizing and why Powderhook should be your first stop for hunting and fishing information.

Make sure to look up Powderhook on Facebook at @Powderhook, Instagram @Powderhook, Twitter @Powderhook. You can download the app in both the Android and Apple app stores (it’s a free app).

Don’t hesitate to contact Powderhook for additional information and download the app and enjoy!

Episode 044: Andy Gagliano of The Turkey Hunter Podcast Talkin’ Turkey

In this episode I talk with Andy Gagliano of The Turkey Hunter Podcast. Andy is a passionate turkey hunter and provides some amazing tips/advice for turkey hunters of any experience level. Turkey hunting is of great interest to me and Andy’s time, knowledge, and passion are amazing. Article in which Andy has been featured can be found on the National Wild Turkey Federations (NWTF) website (https://www.nwtf.org/hunt/article/how-to-pick-turkey-tree) on picking a tree, etc.

Andy has a lot of good information on his website at http://iamturkeyhunting.com where you can access all the great information Andy provides/ Check out his show, and website and never miss an episode.

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 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 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: