Episode 54: Spring Bears, Bows, and BS with Matt Herkstroeter

In this episode, Matt Herkstroeter and I talk about our spring bear seasons so far, some of our traditional bow triumphs and struggles, muzzleloaders, and other generally interesting stuff..enjoy!

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thanks!

-Tyler

Episode 53: Bears, Boots, and Big Bores with Steve Hallenbeck

My good buddy Steve Hallenbeck joins me in this episode to catch up after a busy spring. We talk spring brown bear and grizzly hunting, sheep and goat hunting boots, sheep hunting plans for fall, and bear defense. Enjoy!

Comments or questions? Email podcast@tundratalkak.com

Thanks! -Tyler

Episode 52: Sharp Rocks and Grizzly Bears

In this episode, Tom Clum of Rocky Mountain Specialty Gear and I recap an awesome week spent pursuing bears here in interior Alaska. I invited Tom up to hunt and shoot recurves (of course), and although things didn’t go according to original plans, it was a hell of a week! Enjoy!

Things have been crazy busy lately, but will do my best to get back on a regular episode schedule, thanks so much to all you folks who enjoy listening!

-Tyler

Episode 50: A Ram Worth the Wait with Seth Wietgrefe

In this episode, we’re sitting in the boat NOT catching fish, talking about springtime, and of course, sheep hunting. I’m joined by Frank Schultz, Nick Muche, and for the first time, Seth Wietgrefe, who’s stories I’ve heard second-hand for a few years now, and it was great to have him on the podcast! Enjoy!

Comments or questions? email podcast@tundratalkak.com

-Tyler

Episode 48: Current (and past) Events

In this episode, I’m joined by Temple Dillard, Nick Muche, and Dr. Frank Schultz. We discuss the significance of John Sturgeon’s SCOTUS victory over the National Park Service, and some of the abuses and overreach of the NPS. We also talk some older sheep hunting stories to get Temple fired up about his first hunt this year, and finish off with a little whitetail talk and my “Trump buck” that I just got back from the taxidermist. Enjoy!

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thanks!

-Tyler

Episode 41: Donald Lee

Don is one of several folks I’ve intended to have on the podcast for quite some time. We hit on a few topics including moose hunting, sheep hunting, and trapping, but consider this an introductory episode to a guy who is a wealth of knowledge and experience. Yet another one of those guys who you don’t know where to even start with. Enjoy!

If you have comments or questions, you can email podcast@tundratalkak.com, and as always, I appreciate your feedback and reviews on whatever platform you listen!

thanks!

-Tyler

Episode 38: Year of the Sheep with Steve Hallenbeck

Steve Hallenbeck is no stranger to the podcast, but I hadn’t seen much of him since early august, so it was great to catch up and hear about his hunting season. Steve ended up sheep hunting for nearly the entire season, and a mountain goat hunt on top of that. I hope talking sheep hunting isn’t getting old cause we hit a lot of it, as well as gun safety, and some of the hazards we deal with on a daily basis in the mountains. Enjoy!

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Thanks!

-Tyler

Episode 37: Residency, Lynx Trapping, and about what you’d expect…

Hey Everyone, This episode may not be too polished, but it was a lot of fun. I was joined by Trevor Embry @teeterman, Nick Muche, Frank Schultz, and Matt Herkstroeter @steepndeep_outdoors. We had some great discussion on the whole spectrum of Alaska hunting topics, and these guys are a wealth of experience and knowledge. As implied, our conversation was about what you’d expect from 5 of us Alaskans drinking a little more than moderately and talking about our passions Enjoy!

-Tyler

Episode 36: Sheep Season, Moose Strategy, and Ill-Advised commentary

In this episode, I get to catch up with Brett Evens. It’s been a long time since Brett has been on the podcast, so it was great to hear about his hunting seasons, talk some sheep and moose hunting, as well as get into some festivus grievances about the social media influencer/content creator world Enjoy, and if you have any comments or questions, email podcast@tundratalkak.com

thanks!

-Tyler

Episode 34: Uncle Tracy

In this episode, I’m joined by my uncle, Tracy Freel. He’s one of those guys that has been there and done that, and has been a big influence on my passion for hunting since I was a kid. It’s always great to hear his stories and perspectives, and this was no exception. Enjoy!

If you have any questions or feedback, email podcast@tundratalkak.com

thanks!

-Tyler