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Steven Rinella

Steven Rinella

Steven Rinella is the host of the long-running television show MeatEater and top-ranked MeatEater podcast. He is the New York Times bestselling author of ten books dealing with wildlife, hunting, fishing, and wild game cooking, most recently Outdoor Kids in an Inside World: Getting Your Family Out of the House and Radically Engaged with Nature and the audio original, MeatEater's Campfire Stories: Narrow Escapes and More Close Calls. He is the recipient of the Conservation Achievement Award from The Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership.

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The MeatEater Fish and Game Cookbook
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Penguin Random House
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Obsidian Foundry Pant
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First Lite
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Bino Harness PRO-M
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FHF Gear
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Bear Grease
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Meatcrafter® Knife 2.0
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Benchmade
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Video: How to Properly Poop in the Woods

Public Lands & Waters

Video: How to Properly Poop in the Woods

Every user of outdoor spaces can align against one common enemy: surface shitters. Follow these tips so you don’t find yourself being the scourge of everyone else just trying to have a nice time outside and not step in human feces.
Steven Rinella Nov 11, 2022
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Video: How to Avoid Conflict with Landowners

Public Lands & Waters

Video: How to Avoid Conflict with Landowners

Hunters don’t go on public lands looking for trouble with neighboring private landowners, but sometimes tense interactions can happen. Here’s how to avoid them. Feature image via Sam Soholt.
Steven Rinella Oct 14, 2022
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Here's Your Chance to Win Rifles, Shotguns, and More

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Here's Your Chance to Win Rifles, Shotguns, and More

Gaining access to private ground is tough no matter where you hunt. Here in Montana, many private landowners allow public access for hunting through the state’s Block Management Access program (BMA). By enrolling in BMA, landowners let folks like you and me hunt their property at no cost to the...
Steven Rinella Jul 7, 2021
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MeatEater Founder Steven Rinella Addresses R3 Op-Ed

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MeatEater Founder Steven Rinella Addresses R3 Op-Ed

I recently caused quite a stir among our audience with an op-ed published to our website. The piece, titled “The Case Against Hunter Recruitment,” was written by my brother Matt Rinella. It focuses on Matt’s distrust with what is known in the hunting industry as R3. While it sounds like a droid from...
Steven Rinella Mar 31, 2021
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