ElkBros Blue Collar Elk Hunting

Welcome to the ElkBros Blue Collar Elk Hunting Podcast brought to you by ElkBros.com with your host Gilbert Ornelas and elk hunting coaches, Joe Giglia & Leroy Chavez, RC Knox and the ElkBros Venezuelan Mafia. You want to hunt elk….we live to hunt elk, and like you we work hard for our pay to do the things we love. So our goal is to share with you all of our tips, techniques, as well as tried and true strategies we have learned grinding it out on a budget for over 40 seasons. So come on into camp and set a spell. Welcome to Elk Bros Blue Collar Elk Hunting!

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EP 152: Elk Hunting Gear - All About Heavy Arro...
We talk about the Pros, Cons, Setups and Misinformation of "Heavy Arrows" as well as ways for those Blue Collar folks to be able to have a great arrow setup without breaking the bank.
146 min
EP 151: Mountain Lion, Bobcat Hunting In Arizon...
Science based wildlife management is under attack in Arizona. It will effect all of us.
61 min
EP 150: Deciding Where to Hunt Elk.
Garrett Weaver Podcast, joins the ElkBros crew to help our listeners with the decision dilemma that elk hunters go through when it comes to where to hunt.
120 min
EP 149: Hunting Stories From 2021 Elk Camps - "...
On today's 4th Edition of this Series, the crew welcomes Grinder Bryan Collins from Pound, Wisconsin as he shares a story about brothers, elk hunting dreams, a borrowed bow and a special honor.
126 min
EP 148: Hunting Stories From 2021 Elk Camps - "...
On today's 3rd Edition of this Series, the crew welcomes Grinder Craig Klein from Farming, Minnesota as he shares a 3 year journey of archery hunting elk from Montana to Colorado. His story is plum full of insights, lessons and some intense moments. Plenty of nuggets in this one!
148 min
EP 147: Hunting Stories From 2021 Elk Camps - "...
Elk hunting, as in life, is all about choices. The choices we make in preparation prior to a hunt, on where we hunt and all decisions and choices made during the hunt. Each of those choices, a culmination of events that influence, alter or set us on a path that will result in a punched tag, or another year of scratching our head.
132 min
EP 146: Hunting Stories From 2021 Elk Camps - "...
Grinder John Lane from Florida (via Virginia) for an incredible story about going for it. John talks about his crew and the adventure of a lifetime that they permitted... and then committed themselves. You'll hear all the decisions and the ups, downs and outcomes of their 2021 Western DIY, OTC, Colorado elk hunt.
134 min
EP 145: Elk Hunting & Aggressiveness - Levels ...
The ElkBros levels and progression of aggressive elk hunting. What it is and what it isn't.
107 min
EP 144: Rifle Elk Hunting in Late October & Nov...
We talk about knowing an elks current mode, focus and needs. Strategies for finding elk. The effects of the rut, weather, moon and pressure. As well as other ElkBros tips and thoughts.
119 min
EP 143: Archery Elk Hunting Game Changers & Rea...
A GAME CHANGER... That's the one thing that changes your elk hunting life forever! It's not always a skill, technique or strategy. But more of a realization or an "Ah-Ha" moment.
146 min
EP 142: Elk Hunting Calls, Guides, Hunt Units, ...
The questions have been rolling into the ElkBros Mailbox from our listeners and viewers. So we have dedicated this entire episode to answer a whole bunch of topics from our listeners!
117 min
EP 141: Archery Elk Hunting Colorado OTC - What...
For the first time ever, the ElkBros headed to Colorado to hunt archery Elk OTC. Want to know what they learned? Well then, here you go!
132 min
EP 140: Elk Hunt Scouting, Scenarios & Strategi...
David Brooks from the "Don't be Mediocre" podcast and Joe talks elk and elk hunting: Scouting for elk, comparing e-scouting vs boots on the ground. I also talk about what Joe looks for when scouting and finding focus areas and how he's not focused on finding bulls while scouting.
76 min
EP 139: ElkBros Elk Camp 2021! - Part 2, Two Bu...
Part 2 live from the ElkBros Elk Camp. It’s the final part of our “live from the ElkBros 2021 ElkCamp!” Find out for yourselves all the adventures, the laughs and the low points that we dealt with.
70 min
EP 138: ElkBros Elk Camp 2021! - Colorado OTC R...
Part 1 live from the ElkBros Elk Camp. For the first time ever, the ElkBros take the show on the road to take on the challenge of hunting OTC in Colorado. Will it be a bust or will their New Mexico tactics and strategies serve them in Colorado?
79 min
EP 137: Elk Hunting, Conservation and Protectin...
An incredible conversation that every hunter should hear! Chris Dorsey has spent his life experiencing everything outdoors on 5 different continents .
60 min
EP 136: Archery Elk Hunting after the SetUp to ...
The goal of this episode is to help you fill in some of those gaps and we begin by talking about things that happen from before you see the elk, to “there he is”.
124 min
EP 135: Archery Elk Hunting from SetUp to Relea...
The goal of this episode is to help you fill in some of those gaps and we begin by talking about things that happen between creating a set-up and an elk coming into range.
132 min
EP 134: Archery Elk Hunting from Response to Re...
The goal of this episode is to help you fill in some of those gaps and we begin by talking about things that happen between getting a response and creating a set-up.
88 min
EP 133: Rifle Hunting Elk During the Rut
Dedicated to the rifle hunter chasing elk during the rut. We talk about strategies and how they change or at least how the goals can be both similar and different. Then, possible failure points, safety aspects unique to the rifle hunter as well as several tips you can take into the woods.
103 min
EP 132: Elk calling - The learning process, tip...
Being able to call elk is the total game changer. Problem is, Where do you start? Most of us that do call elk begin to take a lot of things for granted that can become frustrating and a confusing myriad of questions for someone new to elk hunting.
101 min
EP 131: Archery Elk Hunting Strategies - Herd B...
The pros and cons of hunting herd bulls. Those herd bull behaviors that make it so frustrating as well as those behaviors that you can exploit to create an opportunity.
100 min
EP 130: Top 10 Elk Hunting Failure Points (Conc...
The ElkBros crew gets together for PART 3 of this SERIES to discuss each of their own Top Failure Points in hopes of helping you to learn from their mistakes.
104 min
EP 129: Archery Elk Hunting Perspectives - Joe ...
The ElkBros entry into podcast world and then takes off into topics from gear, elk hunting knowledge, the importance of actual days in the field and hunting on a budget. What does it really take to hunt successfully? Mindset? Expensive gear? Great Camo?
82 min
EP 128: Elk Hunting & Controlling The Uncontrol...
Elk hunting opportunities are blown by those things, behaviors and events that are out of our control. Or are they? From how an elk reacts or behaves in a given situation or set-up, to other hunters, the weather, the conditions, moon phase or other reasons. But what if we told you that those things are not as uncontrollable as most people think?
111 min