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Steve's Antelope Hunting Kit

Antelope

Steve's Antelope Hunting Kit

In Episode 1 of MeatEater Season 10, I took country music star Luke Combs out for a Wyoming antelope hunt. Here’s some of my favorite gear that came along for this early-season hunt. In this video, I cover the Weatherby Mark V, Vortex Razor HD LHT, Spartan Javelin Pro Hunt Bipod, Vortex Razor UHD...
Steve’s Mountain Goat Hunting Kit

Mountain Goat

Steve’s Mountain Goat Hunting Kit

One of the things I like most about mountain goats is their ability to eat and sleep on cliff faces that would be nearly impossible for a human to climb without technical equipment and expertise. The challenge in hunting them isn’t finding them; instead, the challenge lies in trying to get up to...
Looking Back on 10 Years of MeatEater

Hunting

Looking Back on 10 Years of MeatEater

MeatEater just launched Season 10, Part 1 on Netflix. We didn’t know what we were doing or where it would lead when we first started making MeatEater. All we knew was that we had faith and passion, and we figured that was enough. Looking back over the last 10 years, I can’t believe we made it this...
The Guns of MeatEater Season 10

Firearms

The Guns of MeatEater Season 10

The first installment of MeatEater’s Season 10 took us through a wide variety of American landscapes and situations, from chasing squirrels in Arkansas on horseback to stalking goats across icy Rocky Mountain cliff faces. We always get a lot of questions about how we select firearms for the hunts...
How My Bird Dog Nearly Killed Me

Upland Birds

How My Bird Dog Nearly Killed Me

This audio is an excerpt from one of 16 harrowing tales featured in "MeatEater's Campfire Stories: Close Calls." In the audio book, you'll hear from seasoned hunters, anglers, and outdoor professionals who share their tales of perilous adventures in the natural world, from run-ins with black bears...
How a Treestand Fall Nearly Killed Me

Whitetail

How a Treestand Fall Nearly Killed Me

This audio is an excerpt from one of 16 harrowing tales featured in "MeatEater's Campfire Stories: Close Calls." In the audio book, you'll hear from seasoned hunters, anglers, and outdoor professionals who share their tales of perilous adventures in the natural world, from run-ins with black bears...
Join Us LIVE: Beers & Bull, Round 2

Hunting

Join Us LIVE: Beers & Bull, Round 2

After weeks of social distancing, we’ve officially exhausted our spouses and children with incessant hunting and fishing talk. So in quarantine fashion, we’re hopping on a video call to shoot the bull with some folks from outside our own homes—and we want you to be there. Janis Putelis, Ryan...
MeatEater Mailbag: Favorite Turkey State and Fly Fishing Advantages

Turkey

MeatEater Mailbag: Favorite Turkey State and Fly Fishing Advantages

You’ve got questions. We’ve got answers—and if we don’t, we’ll make ’em up. Every day fellow MeatEaters send us more than 100 emails and direct messages. Some are excellent questions, and we have to think really hard (or get really creative) to answer them. So, we decided to publish a series of our...
MeatEater Mailbag: Shock Gobbles and Circle Hooks

Turkey

MeatEater Mailbag: Shock Gobbles and Circle Hooks

You’ve got questions. We’ve got answers—and if we don’t, we’ll make ’em up. Every day fellow MeatEaters send us more than 100 emails and direct messages. Some are excellent questions, and we have to think really hard (or get really creative) to answer them. So, we decided to publish a series of our...
MeatEater Mailbag: Virgin Elk Hunters and Cooking Morels

Elk

MeatEater Mailbag: Virgin Elk Hunters and Cooking Morels

You’ve got questions. We’ve got answers—and if we don’t, we make ’em up. Every day fellow MeatEaters send us more than 100 emails and direct messages. Some are excellent questions, and we have to think real hard (or get real creative) to answer them. So, we decided to publish a series of our...