Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World Podcast

A Weekly Podcast About Hunting, Fishing and Wildlife Conservation

Host Rob Keck, Bass Pro Shops’ Director of Conservation. Listeners can expect tips, news and opinion from outdoor celebrities, lawmakers, outdoor industry legends, hunting and fishing professionals and a host of live shows from Safari Club International, Shot Shows, ICAST and many outdoor associations and foundations.

Catch new podcast episodes every Saturday at 9:00 A.M. Central Time.

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March 21, 2020
Meet Lowell Baier, one of America’s preeminent experts on environmental law, a Washington, DC attorney who is an authority on environmental litigation, and is also President Emeritus of the Boone and Crockett Club, as well as an author, and a legal and environmental historian. He will discuss his newest book, “Saving Species on Private Lands: Unlocking Incentives to Conserve Wildlife and Their Habitats", and how private citizens can play a huge role in the preservation of endangered species.
March 14, 2020
Turkey season over much of the southern US is opening this month, so as the gobbling action is picking up, this week’s "Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World" will focus on America’s largest big game bird, the wild turkey. Get a lesson from the only turkey caller to have won every major turkey calling championship of our time, and a longtime member of the RedHead Pro Hunting Team, Walter Parrott. Walter will share his picks for the best hunting gear including guns, calls and more, plus strategies for how to use them, how to practice, and how to prepare before the open of the season, all to make you a better turkey hunter.
March 7, 2020
Visit with Hall of Fame bass fisherman and award-winning television host Jimmy Houston, sharing the tips and techniques he's utilized over a legendary career on the water and on his long-running TV show, plus his take on this year's Bassmaster Classic, his passion for big whitetails and wild turkeys, the importance of faith, and how he goes turkey hunting from a boat! Finally, Bass Pro Shops Communications Manager Katie Mitchell has the latest updates on happenings at Bass Pro and Cabela's stores nationwide.
February 29, 2020
Visit with two Grand National turkey calling champions and Grand National Hall of Famers, Paul Butski and Terry Rohm, who will get you tuned up for spring turkey hunting, detailing what guns, loads, decoys, calling techniques and more to use, and even provide a few demonstrations of their championship sounds.
February 22, 2020
Visit with Al Morris and John Bair, both avid, accomplished predator hunters. With predator populations at all-time highs in many parts of the country, if you’ve never tried calling in a coyote, bobcat, red or gray fox, you need to give it a try. Al Morris is a 4x World Coyote Calling Champion and Host of FOXPROS “Furtakers” on the Outdoor Channel, and John Bair is the V.P. of Sportsmen for Fish & Wildlife, and they'll share their knowledge, techniques and skills on hunting and calling predators.
February 15, 2020
Head to the Western Hunting and Conservation Expo in Salt Lake City with two passionate and accomplished conservation leaders; Troy Justensen, the President of Sportsmen for Fish and Wildlife, and Miles Moretti, CEO of the Mule Deer Foundation, talking about putting on one of the outdoor community's biggest events, how the event works to save wildlife across the nation, tackling big North American predators, and much more.
February 8, 2020
Shane Mahoney, founder and CEO of Conservation Visions, Inc and renowned writer and filmmaker, talks about hunting and fishing and the wild harvest of plants, timber, and animals, the nutrition and brotherhood of gathering from the land, and how to preserve those resources for the future.
February 1, 2020
Recorded from the floor of the SHOT Show in Las Vegas, this episode covers one of the busiest weeks for hunting and outdoor conventions. Hear from Keith Balfourd, Marketing Director for the Wild Sheep Foundation, Miles Moretti, President and CEO of the Mule Deer Foundation, Howard Vincent, President and CEO of Pheasants and Quail Forever, and Peter Muller, Public Relations Manager for the National Wild Turkey Federation.  Learn about the bounty of opportunities at all 4 of their upcoming events, and finally, Bass Pro Shops Communications Manager Katie Mitchell has the latest updates on happenings at Bass Pro and Cabela's stores nationwide.
January 25, 2020
Learn all about the conservation footprint of the Dallas Safari Club Foundation, the charitable arm of Dallas Safari Club. Richard Cheatham, Executive Director of DSCF, discusses the assistance provided to professional hunters, guides, outfitters, and members of their staff who are injured or killed while providing professional hunting services, and Scot McClure, the Outdoor Adventures Coordinator of the Outdoors Tomorrow Foundation, talks about the 35 states utilizing their outdoor curriculum to get kids motivated, educated, and passionate about the outdoors.
January 18, 2020
Get ready to go fishing in places where the thermometer doesn't get above freezing! Learn all about the fun and the challenge of ice fishing with two avid and accomplished anglers and award-winning radio and podcast hosts, Captain Barb Carey, President and Founder of Wisconsin Women Fish and Founder of The Women Ice Angler Project, and Canadian Outdoor Hall of Famer Gord Pyzer, President of Canadian Angling Adventures Ltd, covering the equipment you need, how to keep warm, and the best time to get out on the ice.