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Ep. 346: Southern Deer, Canadian Bucks, and Bears with Clay Newcomb

Ep. 346: Southern Deer, Canadian Bucks, and Bears with Clay Newcomb

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Today on the show I’m joined by Arkansas hunter, content creator, and modern mountain man philosopher Clay Newcomb to discuss southern deer hunting, Canadian bucks, and bears.

Topics discussed:

  • Who is Clay Newcomb
  • How Clay thinks about the sacredness of hunting
  • The trials and tribulations of raising children in a hunting family
  • Mistakes or regrets raising kids to hunt
  • Introducing kids to discomfort
  • What inspired Clay to understand our history as hunters
  • Southern deer hunting culture
  • How to kill deer in Arkansas, depending on habitat type
  • Trophy hunting – how to justify?
  • What it’s like to hunt big Canadian whitetails
  • Why deer hunters should give bear hunting a shot
  • The ideal first bear hunting experience
  • Is bear meat any good?
  • Why all hunters should care about bear hunting rights


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