Episode 56: Jesse Knock

In this episode, I get to talk Southeast AK with my friend Jesse Knock, who lives on Prince of Wales Island. Jesse is a go-getter, and takes full advantage of the country he lives in. We hit on just about everything, from steelhead fishing, spring black bears, to alpine Sitka blacktail deer, and mountain goats. Jesse is a great guy with some fantastic stories and experience. Enjoy!

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Episode 55: The Blonde Bear with Nick Muche

In this episode, Nick and I catch up on his spring bear hunting, including the story of the blonde black bear it’s taken him 2 seasons to kill. Enjoy!

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Thanks!

-Tyler

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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Tundra Talk is now on Patreon! If you enjoy Tundra Talk, you can help support it by pledging just a few bucks a month to help recoup costs and keep the ball rolling! Support has been fantastic so far, but its to the point that costs need to be recouped. You can support by going to www.patreon.com/tundratalk

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!

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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!

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-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 47: Boats & Goats

In this episode, I’m joined by Nick Muche, Gary Colbath, and Brian Watkins, and get to hear their stories from their spring mountain goat trip to Kodiak a couple weeks ago. We also get to hear a little bit about RHAK (Resident Hunters of Alaska) from Brian, who is on their board of directors, as well as some discussion about the AK board of game meetings going on now, and just the system in general. It was great talking to these guys, and I think you’ll enjoy it! thanks!

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-Tyler

Episode 46: On The Ice

Matt Herkstroeter joins me again for this episode as we sit over holes in the ice fishing for pike. We had a great day, and talked about ice fishing, sleds, and what you’d expect out of an ice fishing conversation. Enjoy!

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Episode 43: Delta

In this episode, Nick Muche, Frank Schultz, and I discuss the results of the annual Alaska permit draws, talk about previously drawn permit hunts, and what things are looking like this year! Also, it’s been just about one year today for this podcast, and I can’t tell you how much I appreciate all the support an everyone who listens. If you have any comments or questions, email podcast@tundratalkak.com, and leave a review on whatever platform you listen on. Thanks!

-Tyler