Category: Sports:Wilderness

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September 16, 2020

#36: Talking Whitetails w/Gregg Farrell

Antler Up Podcast Episode #36: Gregg Farrell- First Lite 

Hey everyone, welcome to episode 36 of the Antler Up Podcast!

 

On today’s episode Dimitri and I are joined by Gregg Farrell of First Lite.  Gregg is a whitetail fanatic and is the whitetail product line manager.  In this episode Gregg shares some great information regarding how to improve deer habitat to get more out of your hunts, hunting ridges and points, early season tactics, picking the right time to hunt and some out of state strategies and a whole lot more!

 

In this episode we cover:

  • How to improve whitetail habitat to better your hunts
  • Hunting ridges & points
  • Running trail cameras to help you decide on when to hunt
  • Importance of entry & exit routes
  • Picking the perfect tree
  • Doe & buck bedding
  • Practicing hunting shooting situations
  • Hunting out of state

 

A BIG THANK YOU TO ALL OF YOU FOR THE CONTINUED SUPPORT AND ESPECIALLY THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR AMAZING PARTNERS.  BE SURE TO CHECK THEM OUT OVER ON OUR WEBSITE AT WWW.ANTLERUPOUTDOORS.COM 

Again, thank you for listening, I hope you enjoy today's show...until next time ANTLER UP!
Outro Music by: Jim Ryser
 
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September 9, 2020

#35: Casey VanDerGraaf-Social Media, Photography & Prime

Antler Up Podcast Episode #35: Casey VanDerGraaf

Hey everyone, welcome to episode 35 of the Antler Up Podcast!

 

On today’s episode Dimitri and I are joined by Casey VanDerGraaf of Prime & G5 Outdoors.  Casey is a professional photographer & graphic designer and who also has a passion for hunting.  In this episode Casey shares some great information regarding how to get involved in the outdoor industry, the importance of relationships and building your social media platform and we chat about the Prime Black Series bows. 

 

In this episode we cover:

  • How to get involved in the outdoors industry 
  • The role social media plays
  • All about Prime
  • Black Series 
  • 2021 Information
  • What 2020 has in store for Casey

A BIG THANK YOU TO ALL OF YOU FOR THE CONTINUED SUPPORT AND ESPECIALLY THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR AMAZING PARTNERS.  BE SURE TO CHECK THEM OUT OVER ON OUR WEBSITE AT WWW.ANTLERUPOUTDOORS.COM 

Again, thank you for listening, I hope you enjoy today's show...until next time ANTLER UP!
 
Outro Music by: Jim Ryser
 
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September 2, 2020

#34: Jason Redd Timber Ninja Outdoors

Antler Up Podcast Episode #34: Jason Redd-Timber Ninja Outdoors

Hey everyone, welcome to episode 34  of the Antler Up Podcast!

 

On today’s episode Dimitri and I are joined by Jason Redd of Timber Ninja Outdoors.  Jason is the owner of TNO and resides in the mountains in North Carolina.  In this episode Jason shares some great information regarding how his fitness helps him become a better hunter in the backcountry, preparing for his Alaska hunt and much more. 

 

In this episode we cover:

  • How fitness improves Jason’s hunting  
  • Preparing for his 10 day Alaska hunt
  • Soaking in the hunting experience
  • About Timber Ninja Outdoors
  • C1 Carbon Fiber Sticks
  • Why Timber Ninja Outdoors was created
  • Nutrition & Hydration in the backcountry
  • Whitetail Run-n-Gun Setup

A BIG THANK YOU TO ALL OF YOU FOR THE CONTINUED SUPPORT AND ESPECIALLY THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR AMAZING PARTNERS.  BE SURE TO CHECK THEM OUT OVER ON OUR WEBSITE AT WWW.ANTLERUPOUTDOORS.COM 

Again, thank you for listening, I hope you enjoy today's show...until next time ANTLER UP!

Outro Music by: Jim Ryser

Timber Ninja Outdoors

 

 

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First Lite

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Easton Archery

Tethrd

Argali

Cobra Archery

OnX Hunt App

Stokerized 

1824 Funk

Big Sky Rent

 
August 26, 2020

#33: Trail Cam Strategies & More w/ Rudy Nunez-Tactacam

Antler Up Podcast Episode #33: Rudy Nunez

Hey everyone, welcome to episode 33  of the Antler Up Podcast!

 

On today’s episode I am joined by Tactacam Brand Manager Rudy Nunez. Rudy is is an avid bowhunter that currently lives in Arizona.   In this episode Rudy and I have a pretty laid conversation about his transition into hunting at an early age, his 2020 hunting strategies, the brand new Tactacam Reveal Cell Camera. Rudy was really fun to talk to and hope you enjoy it as much as I did recording. 

 

In this episode we cover:

  • Getting into archery
  • Transitioning to hunting elk from hunting whitetails on the east coast
  • Key features to the new Reveal cell camera
  • 2020 Hunting strategies

A BIG THANK YOU TO ALL OF YOU FOR THE CONTINUED SUPPORT AND ESPECIALLY THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR AMAZING PARTNERS.  BE SURE TO CHECK THEM OUT OVER ON OUR WEBSITE AT WWW.ANTLERUPOUTDOORS.COM 

 

A BIG THANK YOU TO ALL OF YOU FOR THE CONTINUED SUPPORT AND ESPECIALLY THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR AMAZING PARTNERS.  BE SURE TO CHECK THEM OUT OVER ON OUR WEBSITE AT WWW.ANTLERUPOUTDOORS.COM 
 
Again, thank you for listening, I hope you enjoy today's show...until next time ANTLER UP!
 
Outro Music by: Jim Ryser
 
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August 19, 2020

#32: Live Session w/Tim Sisock(Eastern Backcountry)

Antler Up Podcast Episode #32: Tim Sisock, Dimitri & Jeremy Live Session

Hey everyone, welcome to episode 32 of the Antler Up Podcast!

 

On today’s episode Dimitri and I are joined by Tim Sisock. Tim came in to visit Dimitri and I to shoot some bows, get everything mapped out for our Utah hunt (CURRENTLY THERE!) and just have a BS podcast session.  We cover prepping for our trip, whitetails, trail cameras and much more!  

 

In this episode we cover:

  • Planning our trip
  • Whitetails
  • Setting up trail cameras
  • Prepping food for the backcountry

A BIG THANK YOU TO ALL OF YOU FOR THE CONTINUED SUPPORT AND ESPECIALLY THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR AMAZING PARTNERS.  BE SURE TO CHECK THEM OUT OVER ON OUR WEBSITE AT WWW.ANTLERUPOUTDOORS.COM 

Again, thank you for listening, I hope you enjoy today's show...until next time ANTLER UP!

 

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Website: https://www.antlerupoutdoors.com/

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/antler_up_outdoors/

Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC5JBVVa0aVNqAd0ec-752YQ

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/antlerupoutdoors/

Check out our partners!

America’s Best Bowstrings

First Lite

SEVR Broadheads

Easton Archery

Tethrd

Argali

Cobra Archery

OnX Hunt App

Stokerized 

1824 Funk

Big Sky Rent

August 12, 2020

#31: Clint Warner-SEVR Broadheads

Antler Up Podcast Episode #31: Clint Warner

Hey everyone, welcome to episode 31 of the Antler Up Podcast!

 

On today’s episode Dimitri and I are joined by Clint Warner. Clint is SEVR Broadheads product developer and is an avid bowhunter.   In this episode Clint talks about SEVR’s new 2.0 design and the new Robusto broadhead.  He also covers western hunting, having the best arrow for your setup and much more!  

 

In this episode we cover:

  • Designing SEVR broadheads
  • Confidence in your gear
  • Building the perfect arrow
  • FOC/Heavy arrows
  • Hunting Tactics

We really enjoyed speaking with Clint and it was a great pleasure to have him on! 

 

A BIG THANK YOU TO ALL OF YOU FOR THE CONTINUED SUPPORT AND ESPECIALLY THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR AMAZING PARTNERS.  BE SURE TO CHECK THEM OUT OVER ON OUR WEBSITE AT WWW.ANTLERUPOUTDOORS.COM 

 

Again, thank you for listening, I hope you enjoy today's show...until next time ANTLER UP!
 
Music by: Jim Ryser
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August 5, 2020

#30: John Mulligan-Talking Business,Filming, Photography & Whitetails

Antler Up Podcast Episode #30: John Mulligan

Hey everyone, welcome to episode 30 of the Antler Up Podcast!

 

On today’s episode Dimitri and I are joined by John Mulligan. John is an individual who I consider a true professional in the hunting industry.  John runs Wild Arrow TV, Bourbon Barrel Game Calls and Johnny Utah Creative. In this episode John shares with us some awesome advice for how to run a successful business, getting into the hunting industry, filming/photography and some whitetail stories!  

 

In this episode we cover:

  • Photography
  • Filming
  • Bourbon Barrel Game Calls
  • Getting into the industry
  • Hunting whitetails
  • Summer scouting
  • Early season strategy
  • Hunting a staging area
  • Getting over the hump to shoot mature bucks

 

We really enjoyed speaking with John and it was a great pleasure to have him on! 

 

A BIG THANK YOU TO ALL OF YOU FOR THE CONTINUED SUPPORT AND ESPECIALLY THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR AMAZING PARTNERS.  BE SURE TO CHECK THEM OUT OVER ON OUR WEBSITE AT WWW.ANTLERUPOUTDOORS.COM Also, I will be contacting the winners of our OnX giveaway from last week so be on the lookout for that instagram message soon!!

 

Again, thank you for listening, I hope you enjoy today's show...until next time ANTLER UP!

 

Music by: Jim Ryser

 

Wild Arrow TV

Bourbon Barrel Calls

Johnny Utah Creative

 

Check us out at the following channels:

Website: https://www.antlerupoutdoors.com/

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/antler_up_outdoors/

Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC5JBVVa0aVNqAd0ec-752YQ

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/antlerupoutdoors/

Check out our partners!

America’s Best Bowstrings

First Lite

SEVR Broadheads

Easton Archery

Tethrd

Argali

Cobra Archery

OnX Hunt App

Stokerized 

1824 Funk

Big Sky Rent

July 29, 2020

#29: Zac Jones-Alaska Guide Creations, Hunting & Gear

Antler Up Podcast Episode #29: Zac Jones

 

Hey everyone, welcome to episode 29 of the Antler Up Podcast!

 

On today’s episode Dimitri and I are joined by Alaska Guide Creations Sales manager Zac Jones. In this episode Zac shares with us some awesome gear information, some of his tactics for hunting early season mule deer and what he does to get ready for bow season.

 

In this episode we cover:

  • Alaska Guide Creations 
  • Gear that Alaska Guide offers
  • What harness is right for you
  • Strategies for Hunting Mule Deer 
  • Early season bucks!
  • Glassing
  • Stocking
  • Mental preparation 
  • Getting your bow dialed in for the hunt

 

Really enjoyed speaking with Zac and it was a great pleasure to have him on! 

 

A BIG THANK YOU TO ALL OF YOU FOR THE CONTINUED SUPPORT AND ESPECIALLY THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR AMAZING PARTNERS.  BE SURE TO CHECK THEM OUT OVER ON OUR WEBSITE AT WWW.ANTLERUPOUTDOORS.COM 

 

Again, thank you for listening, I hope you enjoy today's show...until next time ANTLER UP!

 

Music by: Jim Ryser

 

Alaska Guide Creations

 

 

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Website: https://www.antlerupoutdoors.com/

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/antler_up_outdoors/

Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC5JBVVa0aVNqAd0ec-752YQ

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/antlerupoutdoors/

Check out our partners!

America’s Best Bowstrings

First Lite

SEVR Broadheads

Easton Archery

Tethrd

Argali

Cobra Archery

OnX Hunt App

Stokerized 

1824 Funk

Big Sky Rent

 

July 22, 2020

#28: Hunting Elk With Weston Snyder

Antler Up Podcast Episode #28: Weston Snyder

Hey everyone, welcome to episode 28 of the Antler Up Podcast!

 

On today’s episode Dimitri and I are joined by Utah resident Weston Snyder. In this episode Weston shares with us some awesome elk hunting stories, some tips for coming out west for first time hunters and the right gear needed in the backcountry. 

 

In this episode we cover:

  • Elk Hunting Stories
  • How Weston has been able to punch 5 elk tags in 6 years
  • Mental Game of the Backcountry 
  • Strategies for Hunting Mule Deer 
  • Glassing
  • Stocking
  • Mental preparation 
  • Gear Talk

 

Really enjoyed speaking with Weston and it was a great pleasure to have him on! 

 

A BIG THANK YOU TO ALL OF YOU FOR THE CONTINUED SUPPORT AND ESPECIALLY THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR AMAZING PARTNERS.  BE SURE TO CHECK THEM OUT OVER ON OUR WEBSITE AT WWW.ANTLERUPOUTDOORS.COM 

 

Again, thank you for listening, I hope you enjoy today's show...until next time ANTLER UP!

Music by: Jim Ryser

 

Check us out at the following channels:

Website: https://www.antlerupoutdoors.com/

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/antler_up_outdoors/

Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC5JBVVa0aVNqAd0ec-752YQ

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/antlerupoutdoors/

 

Check out our partners!

America’s Best Bowstrings

First Lite

SEVR Broadheads

Easton Archery

Tethrd

Argali

Cobra Archery

OnX Hunt App

Stokerized 

1824 Funk

Big Sky Rent

July 15, 2020

#27: First Lite’s Kevin Harlander Talks All Things Backcountry Hunting

Antler Up Podcast Episode #27: Kevin Harlander-First Lite

Hey everyone, welcome to episode 27 of the Antler Up Podcast!

 

On today’s episode I am joined by Kevin Harlander from First Lite. In this episode Kevin talks to us about a ton of different topics from having the correct backcountry gear set up, the mental aspect of backcountry hunting and some western hunting style techniques! 

 

In this episode we cover:

 

  • Backcountry Gear
  • Clothing
  • Camping gear
  • Food 
  • Mental Game of the Backcountry 
  • Hunting Mule Deer 
  • Glassing
  • Stocking
  • Shoot preparation

 

 

Really enjoyed speaking with Kevin and it was a great pleasure to have him on! 

 

A BIG THANK YOU TO ALL OF YOU FOR THE CONTINUED SUPPORT AND ESPECIALLY THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR AMAZING PARTNERS.  BE SURE TO CHECK THEM OUT OVER ON OUR WEBSITE AT WWW.ANTLERUPOUTDOORS.COM 

Again, thank you for listening, I hope you enjoy today's show...until next time ANTLER UP!
Music by: Jim Ryser
 
 
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