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January 13, 2021

#53: PA BUCKS & KEYSTONE PRECISION ARCHERY

Antler Up Podcast Episode #53: PA BUCKS & KEYSTONE PRECISION ARCHERY
 
Hey everyone, welcome to episode 53 of the Antler Up Podcast!
On today’s episode Dimitri and I are joined by Jim Dagostino.  Jim is a PA native currently living in the Leigh Valley Area where he hunts and currently is running his Keystone Precision Archery.  In this episode we talk about his 2020 successful buck story, lessons learned and about what his plans are and what he currently is doing with KPA.  
 
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January 6, 2021

52: 3 Utah tags punched with Weston Snyder

Antler Up Podcast Episode #52: PA Mature Buck w/ Tim Sisock
Hey everyone, welcome to episode 52 of the Antler Up Podcast!
On today’s episode Dimitri and I are joined again by our good friend Weston Snyder.  Weston had a killer of a 2020 season in Utah.  We talk about all 3 of his successful hunts, along with his Colorado trip. This one has a little bit of everything in it and we hope you enjoy it!  
 
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December 23, 2020

#51: Wrapping Up Utah w/Tim Sisock

Antler Up Podcast Episode #51: PA Mature Buck w/ Tim Sisock
 
Hey everyone, welcome to episode 51 of the Antler Up Podcast!
 
On today’s episode Dimitri and I are joined again by our good friend Tim Sisock.  This is episode 2 of 2 with Tim as we dive into our Utah trip.  We share our stories from the trip and the hunts we had out there.  
 
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December 16, 2020

#50: Mature PA Buck w/Tim Sisock

Antler Up Podcast Episode #50: PA Mature Buck w/ Tim Sisock

Hey everyone, welcome to episode 50 of the Antler Up Podcast!

On today’s episode Dimitri and I are joined again by our good friend Tim Sisock.  This is episode 1 of 2 with Tim as we dive into his 2020 PA hunting season.  This past season Tim was able to fill his PA buck tag on a mature 6.5 year old buck out of NEPA!  We had a great time recording this one as we talk about the season and get ready to discuss our Utah trip from August!  Enjoy the episode!

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December 9, 2020

#49: Ward Hegeler: Musket Powder, Hunting, Laughs & More

Antler Up Podcast Episode #49: Ward Hegeler (Musket Powder)

Hey everyone, welcome to episode 49 of the Antler Up Podcast!

On today’s episode Dimitri and I are joined by Ward Hegeler.  Ward is the owner of Musket Powder seasoning and is one hell of a guy.  We recorded this episode right before we left for Utah and we got into some pretty hilarious stories.  If you are in the mood to hear hunting stories and looking for a laugh then enjoy!  Be sure to check out Ward and what he has going on with Musket Powder on his social media platforms and give him a follow! Enjoy the episode!

In this episode we cover:

  • Musket Powder
  • Hunting stories
  • Living in Texas & MORE
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December 2, 2020

#48: Galin Swigart-Camp Chat (2020 PA Hunting Recap & MORE)

Antler Up Podcast Episode #48: Galin Swigart

 

Hey everyone, welcome to episode 48 of the Antler Up Podcast!

 

On today’s episode Dimitri and I are joined by Galin Swigart.  Galin is an avid outdoorsman from Eastern, PA and is a very talented photographer/filmmaker.  We have a straight up blast sitting back and talking all things hunting with Galin. He shares his story about his 2020 PA hunting season, turkey, mobile hunting and a lot more! Enjoy the episode!

 

In this episode we cover:

  • 2020 PA hunting season recap
  • Hunting public & private land in eastern PA
  • Importance of being mobile
  • Calling results?!?!
  • Hunting PA in the late season
  • Creating content
  • Turkey talk
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November 25, 2020

#47: Logan Martz-PA Public Land 2020 Archery Buck

Antler Up Podcast Episode #47: Logan Martz

Hey everyone, welcome to episode 47of the Antler Up Podcast!

On today’s episode Dimitri and I are joined by Logan Martz from Danville, PA.  Logan is on and shares his story about his 2020 PA Public Land buck!  Logan has a real cool story when it comes to hunting and is developing into a very successful hunter! Logan shares with us his scouting tactics, what led him to leave his own personal hunting property to chase public land mature deer, and the ultimate story of his 2020 archery buck. Enjoy the episode!

In this episode we cover:

  • Preseason prep to kill a mature deer on public land
  • Switching from private to public
  • The importance of trailcams
  • Finding sign and making a game plan to hunt
  • Picking a spot around the fresh sign
  • How entry and exit plays into each hunt9
  • The story of the 2020 PA Public Land buck
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November 18, 2020

#45: PA Rut-Cation Recap with Jeremy & Dimitri

Antler Up Podcast Episode #45: RUT-CATION RECAP

Hey everyone, welcome to episode 45 of the Antler Up Podcast!

On today’s episode Dimitri and I do a complete Rut-Cation recap where we hunted for 4 straight days here in the great PA outdoors.   We talk about what our expectations were, our plan and what unfolded.  We just sit down and chat about hunting.  Enjoy the episode!

In this episode we cover:

  • Our expectations heading into the PA rut
  • What our strategy was leading into it
  • How each of our 4 days in the woods unfolded
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November 11, 2020

#44: AJ (KOTA) Round 2:Black Bear Hunt, Bow-Talk & MORE

Antler Up Podcast Episode #44: AJ Iaquinta (KOTA)

 

Hey everyone, welcome to episode 44 of the Antler Up Podcast!

 

On today’s episode Dimitri and I are joined by AJ Iaquinta from Knights of the Apex (KOTA).  AJ is on the podcast for round two where he shares his story on his NY Black Bear, current bow & arrow set up, and how he tries to take care of the little things to build success.  We also dive deeper into gear, his whitetail season and much more. Be sure to check out what he has going on over at his social media platforms.  He creates great content and just finished up a successful NY whitetail trip.    Enjoy the episode!

 

In this episode we cover:

  • NY Black Bear Hunt
  • Pulling yourself back in during the moment of your shot
  • Working through target panic
  • Taking care of the little things to build success
  • Arrow set up
  • Diving deeper into his successful bear hunt
  • Gear talk
  • Whitetail season outlook
  • New bow discussion

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November 4, 2020

#43: Hunting the Rut with James Zandstra-Bowga Hunting

Antler Up Podcast Episode #43:James Zandstra-Bowga Hunting

 

Hey everyone, welcome to episode 43 of the Antler Up Podcast!

 

On today’s episode Dimitri and I are joined by James Zandstra from Bowga Hunting.  James is Co-Host of Bowga Hunting Podcast and is an avid hunter from Michigan. In this episode we talk about the upcoming rut and how he approaches it, along with hunting highly pressured areas, his calling strategy to a whole lot more topics. Be sure to check the guys out over at Bowga Hunting.  Enjoy the episode!

 

In this episode we cover:

  • Hunting high pressured areas
  • Finding wetland bucks
  • Getting aggressive with your first sit on any piece
  • Transitioning from pre-rut to rut tactics
  • Calling strategies 
  • Shooting Trad
  • Running trail cameras to set up success
  • Being mobile
  • Favorite day to hunt the rut

 

 

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