survival

Episode 14: Base Camp Basics

In this episode, Steve and Producer Trey talk about base camp conditions, fishing on the fly, atv utilitarianism, and camp cooking.

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Episode 13: Peter Kelly

In this episode, Steve talks to real life history practitioner Peter Kelly. Peter demonstrates the skills of the North American pioneers of the 1700’s. On his YouTube channel, The Woodland Escape, he demonstrates log cabin building, primitive shelters, birch bark canoe building, tanning hides, blacksmithing, food gathering and preservation, hunting and fishing. The Ouachita Bushcraft…

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Episode 12: Keith Sayers Part 2

In this episode, Steve continues his conversation with homesteader and “Alone” star Keith Sayers. The Ouachita Bushcraft and Survival Show is brought to you by Area Solar!

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Episode 11: Keith Sayers Part 1

In this episode, Steve Stillwell sits down with Keith Sayers. Keith Sayers was one of the featured contestants on the History Channel show ‘Alone’. They talk about Keith’s time on the show, flintlock hunting, and turkey hunting, as well as the mental aspect of survival. The Ouachita Bushcraft and Survival Show is brought to you…

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Episode 10: Producer Trey Youngdahl

In this episode, Steve sits down with The Ouachita Podcasts and The Ouachita Bushcraft and Survival Show producer Trey Youngdahl. Trey is a published outdoors writer, trained EMT and avid bug-out practitioner. They talk about hunting and gun safety, using a GPS and how to use in conjunction with a compass, the nominal effects of…

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Episode 09: Ray Shelley Part 1

In this episode, Steve sits down with western re-enactment enthusiast Ray Shelley. Steve and Ray first met when Ray was his chief of police from his time serving on the police force. They talk about re-enacting, hunting, Fort-Smith’s illustrious western history, and surviving the wild west. The Ouachita Bushcraft and Survival Show is brought to…

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Episode 08: Eddie Price

In this episode, Steve has Mena Police officer Eddie Price on the show. The two of them discuss hunting (specifically bow hunting), as well as the changes in bow hunting through the years. Price has been bow hunting for years and is very experienced in tuning, along with competition archery. The Ouachita Bushcraft and Survival…

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Episode 07: Tom Oar

In this episode, Steve sits down with Mountain Man Tom Oar. Tom was a fan-favorite star of the History channel’s show ‘Mountain Men’, where they gave viewers a glimpse into the lives of people who live off-grid. Though Tom was a successful bull-rider in his youth, he now spends his days on the show demonstrating…

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Episode 06: Morris McCann

In this episode, Steve sits down with long-time friend Morris McCann. McCann is an accomplished musician, opening for and playing with big names such as Toby Keith, George Jones, and even Merle Haggard. Along with his music, though, Morris’ passion also falls with homesteading and bushcraft. As a student under Cody Lundin, he’s walked with…

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Episode 05: Mike Lowe- Part 2

In this episode, Steve Stillwell continues his conversation with Mike Lowe, from our previous episode. In this installment, Steve and Mike talk about the importance of faith and psychology in a survival situation, experience in military survival training, and the 5 essential survival foods to find in the wild.

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