Episode 99: Robert Coker

In this episode I’m joined by Robert Coker, professor of biology, chemistry, and biochemistry at the University of Alaska and also a passionate outdoorsman. We talk about his background backpack hunting for whitetails in the Appalachians, coming to Alaska, some of his scientific studies, and what he’s learned living and hunting in the last frontier. Enjoy!

comments or questions? email podcast@tundratalkak.com

-Tyler

Episode 98: Bleats, Buck Packs and Busted Bodies, with Brett Evens and JT Morgan

In this episode I get to catch up with Brett Evens and JT Morgan and hear about their week-turned-month long Southeast AK deer hunt turned Covid quarantine, and of course we tell a couple sheep stories as well. Enjoy!

Comments or questions? email podcast@tundratalkak.com

thanks,

-Tyler

Episode 95: Skookum

Skookum, Adjective: “Marked by excellent quality: First Rate”

This episode includes Frank Schultz, Nick Muche, and Johnny Klug. After the previous episode, we set aside some time to answer Johnny’s questions about getting started in bowhunting and archery in general. We also talk about the uniqueness of “deer camp” down in the midwest and northeast, and have a few thoughts about how wildlife organizations could better help Alaska.

Comments or questions? email podcast@tundratalkak.com

-Tyler

Episode 91: Fall of the Caribou, with Nick Muche, Connor Owen, and Frank Schultz

In this episode, I’m joined by Nick Muche, Connor Owen, and Frank Schultz. We get to hear about Nick and Connor’s sheep, moose, and caribou hunts this fall. It’s been jam-packed, and we’ve put some serious meat in the freezers, so we hope you enjoy this!

comments or questions? email podcast@tundratalkak.com

want to support Tundra Talk? You can do that at http://www.patreon.com/tundratalk. Thank you!

-Tyler

Episode 90: Steve Stidham

In this episode I’m joined by fellow Fairbanksan and sheep hunter Steve Stidham. We (of course) talk sheep hunting, brown bear hunting, and aviation. Steve is a great guy, and I hope you enjoy the conversation!

Comments or questions? email podcast@tundratalkak.com

want to support Tundra Talk? go to http://www.patreon.com/tundratalk

thanks!

-Tyler

Episode 89: 2020 Sheep with Steve Hallenbeck

In this episode, I’m joined by Steve Hallenbeck, and I get to hear about his sheep guiding season in the Brooks range, as well having to turn away a charging grizzly with his 10mm. Enjoy!

Comments or questions? email podcast@tundratalkak.com

Want to support Tundra Talk? go to http://www.patreon.com/tundratalk

thanks!

-Tyler

Episode 88: Moose Stories 2020

In this episode I’m joined by Temple Dillard, Carl Nelson, and Frank Schultz. Now that the meat is all cut, we get to catch up on our moose hunts this season, and it’s been a fantastic season. Enjoy!

Comments or questions? email podcast@tundratalkak.com

thanks for listening!

-Tyler

Episode 83: Pete Buist

In this episode I’m very fortunate to sit down with retired Master Guide and wildland firefighter Pete Buist. Pete has been guiding, hunting, and trapping all over Alaska for decades, and it was very cool to get a taste of just some of his stories. I can’t wait to have Pete back on again, but for now, enjoy!

-Tyler

Episode 76: Sheep Talk

This episode is a recording of the sheep hunting presentation I did at the SCI AK chapter banquet (2020) in Anchorage. It covers a gamut of basic sheep hunting and gear information based on my experience. Thanks to all that attended, and if you missed it, you can listen to it here!

If you want to follow along, below is a link to the presentation slides

https://tundratalkak.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/SCI-SHEEP-PRES.pdf

-Tyler