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Dec 22, 2016

Tom Pehler from Fountain City, Wisconsin tells us about hunting waterfowl on the waterways of the Mississippi River. Tom also shares what it has been like to hunt waterfowl in the large grain fields of North Dakota for the last 25 years.

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Dec 15, 2016

Tony Szak from Holmen Wisconsin tells us all about his bowhunting trip for elk near Gunnison, CO.


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Dec 9, 2016

Adam provides some history behind Pickwick Fire and Rescue

Discover the challenges the bluff region dishes out to the department

Find out what HOOKER boots are?

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Dec 2, 2016

What is it like to be in the outdoors everyday? Hunting with traditional archery everyday of the season. Building habitat for wildlife, bees and rattlesnakes.


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Nov 24, 2016

Catching coyotes for the live market with Derek Search from Brookfield, Missouri. How Derek got started in trapping. We talk about the system he used to catch 178 coyotes in 2015.

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Nov 17, 2016

What is it like to be a taxidermist? How trapping as a kid helped Roger discover his true passion? What did grandma have to do with helping Roger become an artist?Roger can work on just about anything. A weasel to a moose. If Roger had to pick a favorite it would be working on waterfowl. Roger enjoys seeing the looks on customers faces when the first see their project. has a great field guide. Roger enjoys working with - an organization that helps disabled youth and veterans enjoy the outdoors by organizing hunts for them. Roger is a member of WTA Wisconsin Taxidermist Association.



Nov 13, 2016

Elk hunt to Carson National Forest near Taos, New Mexico

Preparing and planning for a trip out west

Base camp in a horse trailer

Strategies and game plan for the hunt

Lanes favorite part to heading west to hunt.

Lanes future plans for hunting out west




Nov 10, 2016

AJ Kressin fills in as host and ask some questions...

Who is Darren J Grefe?

What is the podcast American Outdoor Stories about?

Where do you grow up?

Where do you live now?

What is the vision of American Outdoor Stories?

What does capturing the outdoors mean?

How do people use mother nature?

Why do people enjoy the outdoors?



Sep 28, 2016

A passion for the outdoors.