Category Archives: Whitetail Hunting

Episode 047: Lou Marullo Heavy Metal Singer and Bow Hunter

In episode 047 I catch up with Lou Marullo (Eric Adams) co-founder and lead singer of MANOWAR (http://www.manowar.com). When not touring with the guys in the band, you can find Lou traveling and hunting or held up in central New York enjoying down time and practicing his archery skills. If all that is not enough, for 25 years, Lou has been a hunting safety instructor for the state of New York where he teaches new hunters about the game laws in New York. Last but not least, Lou is also the Hunting Editor for Texas Game and Fish magazine (http://www.fishgame.com). Here is a link to some of his articles (http://www.fishgame.com/tag/lou-marullo/). Here is a video Lou recorded discussing The October Lull (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1V56OsHmWdA).

Lou has hunted a number of animals through the year, and a few years ago he mad a hunting DVD with Chester Moore titled Wildlife and Wild Times. Lou also did a Merriam Turkey hunt on the Pine River Indian Reservation and here is a link to the article that discusses the same hunt Lou was on. (http://scout.com/outdoors/hunting/Article/Turkey-Hunting-The-Badlands-101458869).

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

Also, check out Kill’n Stix Arrow (http://www.killnstix.com)

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 040: Mitchell Payment of Mitchell Payment’s Moment of Truth TV

In this episode I get to talk with Mitchell Payment. Mitchell is 18 years old and lives in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Mitchell has got the first season of his show Moment’s of Truth TV filed and ready to air on the Wild TV (https://www.wildtv.ca) channel in October of 2017. Mitchell got his start on The Bone Yard TV Show (http://theboneyardtv.com) when he was about 15 and this will be his first show.

Mitchell can be reached via his Facebook Page (https://whttps://www.facebook.com/MomentofTruthTVww.facebook.com/MomentofTruthTV/), or his YouTube Channel (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8TVumY2sLrNevgyKhrUCsw/feed). On both his Facebook and YouTube channel, you will see a video of an epic shot on a bull moose, here is the video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hFS1alAVceY).

Mitchell shoots Kill’n Stix Arrows (http://www.killnstix.com) using his compound bow.

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