Ep. 333: DIY Gear and Bowhunting with Garrett Prahl

01.30.2020 - By Wired To Hunt Podcast

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Today on the show I’m joined by Garrett Prahl of DIY Sportsman to examine his ultralight mobile hunting style and the fascinating approach he takes to testing and modifying his gear to perfectly fit his hunts.
Topics discussed:

Who is Garrett Prahl

The story of possibly my most exciting, and unexpected, shed hunting find of all time

How the DIY Sportsman came to be

How Garrett describes his hunting style

When to hunt fresh sign VS when to continue towards a planned location

Tricks for hunting on the ground on the fly

Tips for choosing the right climbing sticks

Using a climbing aider

Modification ideas for climbing sticks, linemans belts, tree stands, and platforms

How to be more efficient getting set-up for run-n-gun hunts

Tips for making your system more lightweight

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