Howdy Roamers! Thanks for checking out this episode of the Right To Roam Podcast. We have a great episode teaming with information, exploration and collaboration. Chris is joined by guest host Samantha Dwinell to speak with 3rd generation sheep rancher, John Helle, and Wild Sheep Foundation Conservation Director and retired Montana Fish and Wildlife biologist […]Read more "EP 079: Wild Sheep and Wool Growers"
Thanks for checking out this episode of the Right To Roam Podcast. This episode, for a myriad of reasons, has been a long time coming. Chris, while attending BHA Rendezvous 2019, was joined by past guest of the podcast, Jessi Johnson to speak with Katelyn Sheehan. Katelyn has a life resume and ecurrent profession that […]Read more "EP 078: Katelyn Sheehan"
Happy September Roamers! We hope you are out and about enjoying our wild places and resources and in doing so we thank you for taking the time to check out this quick episode of the Right To Roam Podcast. Adam takes a moment to pull the curtain back so you can see and anticipate what […]Read more "R2R LD EP 031: Coming At ‘Cha!"
Howdy Roamers and thank you for checking out this episode of the Right To Roam Podcast! This episode starts us down a woolly trail. Chris and Adam are joined by Ralph and Debby DiMeo of Weather Wool. Based in the northeastern part of the United States Ralph and Debby strive to source a high-end and […]Read more "EP 076: Weather Wool"
Howdy Roamers and thanks for checking out this episode of the Right To Roam Podcast. This weeks episode finds Chris and Adam in a great conversation with Samantha Dwinnell. Sam is part of the Haub School of Environment and Natural Resources at the University of Wyoming focusing her efforts on mule deer and the myriad […]Read more "EP 075: Samantha Dwinnell, Managing Mulies"
Roamers, thanks for checking out this episode of the Right To Roam Podcast. We are dipping out toes into the world of meal preparation with Jaden Bales of the Backcountry Fuel Box. Jaden is a past guest of the show having been on during the 2019 Sportsmen’s Legislative Reception. Check out the Lowdown episode #25 […]Read more "EP 074: Backcountry Fuel with Jaden Bales"
Thanks for checking out this episode of the Right To Roam Podcast! Roamers, we have a great conversation for you. Chris and Adam, while at the 2% for Conservation BozConCon event in June, were able to sit down with producer, host, collaborator extraordinaire and worthy conservationist; Jason Matzinger. The role media plays in the conservation […]Read more "EP 073: Jason Matzinger"
Greetings and salutations Roamers, thanks for dropping by for another episode of the Right To Roam Podcast. We’ve got a great conversation for you with the one and only, Clay Hayes. Clay, in addition to a successful YouTube channel and media production entity in Twisted Stave, has a serious biological background. Chris and Adam enjoyed […]Read more "EP 071: Clay Hayes"
Howdy Roamers and thanks for dropping by for another great episode of the Right To Roam Podcast. Chris and Adam are joined by Danielle Oyler of the Montana Bear Education Working Group to discuss all things grizzly bear safety. Personal protection choices, camp site etiquette and bear body language are just a few of the […]Read more "EP 068: Danielle Oyler – Montana Bear Education"
Howdy Roamers and thanks for joining us for another episode of the Right To Roam Podcast. Lace up the boots and ready your packs for this episode as Lee, Sam and Adam are joined by accomplished distance runner, through hiker and outdoorsman, Andrew Skurka. In an earlier episode of the podcast Lee and Sam had, […]Read more "EP 067: Andrew Skurka"
Howdy Roamers and thanks for dropping by for another episode of the Right To Roam Podcast! We’ve got a great episode for you this week featuring a pair of special guests! Chris is joined by guest co-host, Jess Johnson, to speak all things women and hunting with Professor of Women’s Studies, Mary Stange. Mary, in […]Read more "EP 066: Mary Stange"
Roamers, we are appreciative of you for checking out another episode of the Right To Roam Podcast. Chris and Adam are joined by one of the greatest voices for conservation, Shane Mahoney. I’m sure you’ve heard Shane on other podcasts, however, we take a different path in this discussion as Shane dives into the philosophy […]Read more "EP 061: Shane Mahoney, Management Philosophy"
Howdy Roamers and thanks for dropping in for another episode of the Right To Roam podcast. Adam is joined by Sam Stein to discuss all things volunteerism and ducks. Sam is a social media chair for a regional chapter of Ducks Unlimited in western Wyoming. This conversation has roots in one of the most successful […]Read more "EP 059: Sam Stein, Ducks Unlimited"
Howdy Roamers and thanks for venturing to desert of Arizona with us for this episode! Chris is joined by a crew of backcountry badasses and conservation kingpins. Jess Johnson of Artemis and the Wyoming Wildlife Federation, Mahting Putelis of Hunt To Eat, Jared Frasier of 2% For Conservation, Craig Okraska of Maven Optics and Chris […]Read more "EP 056: Cactus Conservation"
Thanks for dropping in Roamers! We know we’ve been shy on releasing Lowdown episodes but we haven’t totally abandoned them. This week’s lowdown brings us back to our roots of bringing timely information to the podcast listeners. Wyomingites, open your ears as this applies to you! Jess Johnson of the Wyoming Wildlife Federation joins Chris […]Read more "R2R LD EP 024: Special Report, Wyoming Legislature"
Howdy Roamers! Thanks for dropping into another episode of the Right To Roam Podcast. In this week’s episode, Adam is joined by freshman legislator to the Wyoming House of Representatives, Cyrus Western. Cyrus was elected to the District 51 seat of the House during the 2018 election. Being a freshman legislator is a tall enough […]Read more "EP 054: Cyrus Western"
Happy New Year Roamers! Thanks for starting off the year with the latest R2R podcast. You’ve definitely chosen a great episode to get you informed and pumped up for the conservation conversation in the new year. Adam is joined by the Editor-in-Chief of the Modern Huntsman, Tyler Sharp. Tyler brings a well traveled and experienced […]Read more "EP 053: Tyler Sharp"
Welcome back to the podcast and thanks for hitching your time to us for the next hour and change. Lee runs the show in this season highlight recap accompanied by hunting partners Jeff Smith, Nick Norris and Rusty Reynolds. The guys set off to pursue mule deer and elk in the mountains of western Wyoming […]Read more "R2R LD EP 023: Bipeds, Backcountry and Bicycles"
Welcome back to the podcast and thanks for listening! Adam takes the reins for this lowdown to share an excerpt from Vol. 1 of the Modern Huntsman. For those that don’t know about Modern Huntsman, we hope this introduces you to a great collection of writers and photographers that have a bead drawn on what […]Read more "R2R LD EP 022: Modern Huntsman, an Excerpt"
Merry November Roamers! Thanks for taking the time to settle in for another lowdown. We hope you enjoy the conversation as Sam and Adam reminisce, recall, laugh and re-ignite their joy of chasing cottontails. With many big game seasons drawing to a close and the weather beginning to turn towards winter, the guys have a […]Read more "R2R LD EP 020: Sassy Bunnies and Curing the Winter Lull"
Happy September Roamers! Welcome to another episode of the Right To Roam Lowdown! Chris and Adam draw on their 40+ years of combined elk hunting experience and success to bring forth some misnomers or absolutes that other hunting media sources prognosticate as the “How To’s of Elk Hunting.” In this quick hitter the guys leave […]Read more "R2R LD EP 016: Demystifying Elk Hunting"
It’s a great day for another Right To Roam Lowdown! Thanks for dropping into this episode. Sam and Adam don their “expert” hats and cover the basics of what needs to be considered when planning your first or a new backcountry excursion. We know the specifics of each adventure can differ, however, there are some […]Read more "R2R LD EP 015: Backcountry Adventure Prep"
Welcome back to the Right To Roam podcast! Chris, Adam and Lee are joined by Chase Gunnell from Conservation Northwest. Chase serves as the communications director for CN as well as serving as the Conservation Chair for the Washington chapter of Backcountry Hunters and Anglers. As a lifelong resident of the Pacific Northwest with familial […]Read more "EP 037: The Pacific Northwest, From Grizzlies to Sasquatch"
Hey Roamers, thanks for taking the opportunity to tune in to this week’s episode of the Right To Roam Podcast! The R2R crew are joined by Lee Harrison of Seek Outside. For those of you not familiar with SO or if you are just wondering more about the back story and approach to business, this […]Read more "EP 034: Seek Outside"
Welcome back to the podcast Roamers! Thanks for joining us for the second installment of Wyoming grizzly bear management. The guys from Right To Roam sit down with Joe Kondelis of the Western Bear Foundation to dive full force into their role in bear education, population management, public service, bear advocacy, hunting as a tool […]Read more "EP 032: Wyoming Bear Advocacy with the Western Bear Foundation"
Welcome back to the Right To Roam podcast! What a great conversation we have in store for you this week. The R2R crew sit down with Dr. Dan Thompson (aka The Smartest Redneck (we know)) who is the current head of the large carnivore division of the Wyoming Game and Fish. Dan holds a PhD […]Read more "EP 031: Wyoming Grizzly Management"
Welcome back to the Right To Roam Podcast! In this episode, Chris and Adam speak with Katie DeLorenzo. Katie is the newly hired Backcountry Hunters and Anglers Southwest Chapter Coordinator. She is a champion for our public lands as well as being a committed hunter with some great hunts under her belt. Katie also dives […]Read more "EP 029: Southwest Adventuring with Katie DeLorenzo"
Welcome back to the podcast! On this episode of the Right To Roam Podcast Chris and Adam sit down with Maven Optics co-owner and designer, Brendon Weaver. The guys discuss the ins and outs of running an international business from a small town in Brendon’s home state of Wyoming. They dive into the benefits of […]Read more "EP 022: Maven Optics with Brendon Weaver"
Welcome back to the podcast! In this episode Lee and Sam speak with newbie hunters, Emily and Jess, and dive into the whats, whys, and hows of getting into hunting as adults. There are some great stories as Jess is Sam’s fiance and Emily has been friends with the R2R guys for years, therefore, familiarity […]Read more "EP 20: Getting into Hunting as an Adult with Emily and Jess"
Welcome back to the Right To Roam Podcast and thanks for tuning into the show! This episode of the podcast marks the first of an indeterminable number of discussions that will focus on the listeners’ suggestions that we cover the grey area of “Hunter Ethics.” Lee and Adam do their best to get deep into […]Read more "EP 016: Hunter Ethics…Part 1"
In this episode Chris and Adam are joined by Wyoming Game and Fish Large Carnivore Biologist, Luke Ellsbury, to discuss Luke’s 20+ years of experience as a houndsman and what hunting large predators with dogs entails as well as some of the finer points of managing large carnivores like the mountain lion in the American […]Read more "EP 014: Hounds, Hot Tracks, and Lion Tales!"