The Orvis Hunting and Shooting Podcast
The Orvis Hunting and Shooting Podcast (formerly the Double Barrel Podcast) with host, Reid Bryant brings you hunting and shooting tips for more success and fun in the field.

Brett is joined by Orvis Shooting Instructor and former co-host Pete Kutzer to answer a question from a listener on how to get started hunting for both upland birds and waterfowl. Lots of details here. Grab a pencil as Brett and Pete cover everything from dog safety to preparing your boots.

Direct download: Getting_Started_in_Bird_Hunting_Head_to_Toe.mp3
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Brett Ference is joined by Orvis Sporting Travel Planner Jeremy Kehrein and discuss tips for airline travel for hunters, such as checking a firearm, what to bring and how to bring it to ensure the best hunting trip possible.

Direct download: Traveling_Tips_for_the_Sportsman.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:17pm EDT

Brett Ference interviews Ducks Unlimited's Senior Communications Specialist and Producer of DU TV Mike Checkett about the status of the northern prairie region, breeding and population for 2012, effects of the drought and super storms on waterfowl habitat, predictions for the 2012 and 2013 waterfowl season and how you can get involved helping waterfowl and why it is important to everyone who enjoys the outdoors.

Direct download: State_of_the_Union-_Waterfowl_Edition_with_Ducks_Unlimited.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:20pm EDT

Brett is joined by Orvis Vice-President of Rod & Tackle, Jim Lepage and learns how to plan like a pro for his next hunting trip. They discuss everything from knowing local regulations to meal planning and how to plan for your dogs' needs, too. 

Got a question for the show? call us at (802)362-8802.

Direct download: How_to_Plan_your_Next_Hunting_Trip_Like_the_Pros.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:19am EDT

Every now and then we find ourselves in a bit of a rut when we shoot. We cant seem to hit any thing. when this happens. Here are a few tips on getting yourself back on track and hitting more targets.

Direct download: Slumpbusting.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:08pm EDT

In shot gunning there are many different ways we can improve our hit percentage. Skeet, Trap, Sporting clay, or just going to the local sand pit with a hand thrower are all ways to have fun and perfect your shot gunning skills. In this podcast Brett and I attempt to explain the different shooting game’s we enjoy and think you will too.   

Direct download: The_games_we_play.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:09am EDT