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dirk durham, elk season, elk tags, elkshape podcast, idaho elk, montana elk, new mexico elk, phelps game calls, public land elk hunting, the bugler -

Today we bring on Dirk Durham aka The Bugler and get to know his outlook for the 2020 elk season.  We even go LIVE on Instagram and answer questions and go over tactics.  Dirk is a great family man and elk assassin.  It's always fun to chat all things elk hunting and get to know him even better. Follow Dirk on Instagram or check out his YouTube Channel. Listeners of the ElkShape Podcast Exclusives: Wilderness Athlete 30% off your next purchase, use the discount code elkshape30   Vortex Optics 20% off Apparel, use the discount code elkshape LINK to ElkShape Camp...

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dan staton hunting, elk 101, elk fitness tips, elk hunter, elk hunting fitness, elk shape, fitness for elk hunting, how to be in better shape for elk hunting, how to get in shape for hunting, how to prepare for elk season, hunting out west, training for elk hunting -

Today we record on the road driving back home from a bomb run bear hunt, my good buddy Jake Webb jumps on the podcast to share how he's basically crushed the elk hunting learning curve.  Jake is a father and blue collar hard working elk hunter who has punched elk tags in Montana two years in a row.  We dissect his approach to solo elk hunting in the backcountry, his gear failures and successes, and finally we uncover how he got into 'ElkShape' and stayed there. Follow Jake on Instagram here Listeners of the ElkShape Podcast Exclusives: Treeline Academy use...

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basemap, cody rich, digital scouting, e scouting, elkshape, elkshape podcast, gaia gps, google earth scouting, how to scout, mark livesay, onxhunt, scouting for elk, treeline academy -

E Scouting is basically a relatively new approach to understanding your potential elk areas via a desktop computer.  Rather than waiting for the snow to melt in your elk areas so you can get boots on the ground, why not utilize a computer and explore new elk areas.  Unfortunately, there's often a bit of confusion when the subject comes up, so, today we bring on subject matter expert Mark Livesay of Treeline Academy to break down some of the best practices when it comes to creating a digital strategic hunt plan for the fall.  We cover tools of the trade...

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basemap, best maps for hunting, digital scouting, e scouting, gaia, gps, mapping, onxhunt, top rut, topo map -

Today we explore the digital mapping platform BASEMAP with their business developer Ed Gramza.  We pour over their layering features from the desktop to mobile application versions.  Ed is from Wisconsin and previously worked at onXhunt and now is a integral part of the BASEMAP team.  We talk best practices from a digital scouting perspective. Follow BASEMAP on Instagram here Wilderness Athlete has a SPECIAL OFFER for our listeners: 30% off your next purchase, use the discount code elkshape30   Vortex Optics 20% off Apparel, use the discount code elkshape LINK to ElkShape Camp Online  NEW LIVE ElkShape Camp DATES &...

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backcountry hunters, bha, conservation, elkshape podcast, george bettas, rmef, the mule deer foundation -

George Bettas holds a PhD from Washington State University, has elk hunted over 50 years, and has held several influential positions with conservation agencies such as Boone & Crockett, The Mule Deer Foundation, Chair of the Board for the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, and contributing editor of Western Hunter magazine.  Today we talk about the history of elk hunting from Montana to the state of Washington, we talk bears and wolves as well.  George is a living legend when it comes to conservation.  Follow George on Instagram here Wilderness Athlete has a SPECIAL OFFER for our listeners: 30% off your next purchase, use the...

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