All posts by Nolan Osborne

EP143: Myth-Busting Layering & Apparel Systems

On this show, Steve Opat guest hosts on location in Alaska while visiting with Corey Piersol from Sitka Gear who was in AK for the Alaska Wild Sheep Foundation Annual banquet.

This is a “meaty” episode covering how to select the right layering system for your needs, how to maximize the potential of any apparel system, technical fabrics, moisture management, heating and cooling dynamics, and rain gear optimization.

Hornady ELD-X, By Joseph Peter

Most of us spend the majority of our lives outside of the woods, mountains, or fields that we hunt in. As such, the drive to continually learn and evolve often finds us looking to other

Mountain Ready Rifles, By Nolan Osborne

To me, the ideal mountain rifle should sit at or under seven pounds, scoped. It should have a stainless or cerakote finish, composite stock, three position safety, and preferably a controlled round feed action.

EP142: Getting Real with Tyler Freel

  On this show, Adam visits with Tyler Freel to discuss outdoor writing, gear, bowhunting vs rifle hunting, predator hunting/management, and trapping. This is a packed episode. If you haven’t checked out Tyler’s Tundra Talk

EP141: What Is It About Wild Sheep?

On this show, Nolan Osborne fills in for Adam and guest hosts a group podcast from the Spences Bridge Sheep Count held annually by the Wild Sheep Society of BC. It was a record turnout, and by all accounts, a fantastic event.

Our Passion, By Sean Keck

“We need to understand the passionate, for it is in the passions that people achieve their highest potential of being human.” – James Swan

Last Breath: Life on the Mountain, By Steve Opat

Morning evolved into midday and the high sun was quickly passing behind the peaks – and no longer gracing them with its warmth. They moseyed around a bit to stretch their muscles as they worked from the east- facing crags into some south- facing spires that were beginning to warm. There they ate lunch and settled in for the routine afternoon siesta beneath the high sun. It wasn’t too long after he laid down that the fate of the day took a dramatic change.

EP140: It’s Not About You with Gray Thornton

President and CEO of the Wild Sheep Foundation, Gray Thornton, is back on the show to discuss the incredible results from the 2019 Sheep Show, international conservation efforts, anti-hunters, and the selfish world view of

EP139: Gear for Goats (AMA #2)

As promised in Episode 135, Nolan Osborne is back to answer gear related questions from the audience and share gear highlights from his most recent Northern BC winter goat hunt. @nmo @athletes_hunt @nicktrehearne Hilleberg Tents

EP138: Keeping It Personal with Adam and Frankie Foss

On this episode, Adam (Janke) sits down with Frankie and Adam (Foss) from Foss Media to discuss hunting (and other) adventures, what defines an “epic” trip, and lessons learned from life on the road. If