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131 episodes
Silvercore Podcast Episode 131 Angus Hilly
Episode 131 | May 28, 2024
Travis Bader sits down with leadership expert Angus Hilsley. From his early days in the military to becoming a top-ranking recruit, Angus shares his journey and reveals the secrets to effective leadership. Discover how leadership can be both an art and a learned skill, and gain valuable insights into influencing human behavior to accomplish any mission. If you're ready to unlock your leadership potential, this episode is a must-listen.
Silvercore Podcast Episode 130 Firearms & Wildfires
Episode 130 | May 14, 2024
This episode is bound to ignite controversy and spark crucial conversations. On the heels of BC’s most destructive wildfire seasons in recorded history, with more than 2.84 million hectares of forest and land burned in 2023, the BC Wildfire Service is providing valuable information to assist all back country enthusiasts. Join host Travis Bader and special guest Alan Berry, a senior wildfire officer with BC's Coastal Fire Center, as they explore recent research relating to firearms and forest fires. With the goal of arming you with the facts so that you can make a safe and educated decision when recreating in our great outdoors, Alan sheds light on this pressing issue and explores preventative measures for a safer future. https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/safety/wildfire-status https://www.instagram.com/jillianabrownphotography
Episode 129 | May 7, 2024
Embark on a powerful episode episode as we dive into the remarkable adventures of Jillian Brown. From being homeless and alone in wilderness to embracing the power of nature to become the first Canadian to paddle across America and also to conquer the mighty Colorado River in a tandem sea kayak. Jillian's inspiring journey will ignite your sense of adventure and leave you craving for more. Get ready to be inspired and captivated by the power of nature in this unforgettable episode of the Silvercore podcast. https://www.instagram.com/jillianabrownphotography
Episode 128 | Apr 23, 2024
Join us as we welcome back the indomitable Mark Horsley to the Silvercore Podcast. In this eye-opening episode, Travis Bader and Mark delve into the gripping world of undercover operations where Mark spent over three decades of his illustrious career. From mastering the art of disguise to pulling off high-stakes operations, Mark shares his unique insights and hair-raising stories from the field. Discover the nuanced tactics of going undercover, the psychological toll it takes, and how Mark used his skills to blend into various roles, sometimes with life-threatening consequences. Whether you're a law enforcement enthusiast or a fan of thrilling real-life stories, this episode will leave you on the edge of your seat. Mark wraps up this episode with a captivating story of his recent Montana Elk Hunt.
Episode 127 | Apr 22, 2024
Join us on the Silvercore Podcast as we sit down with Ryan Kohler, a true trailblazer who has transformed the hunting industry. From starting as a bow hunter at 16 to co-founding Wild TV and hosting popular shows like How to Hunt and Bow Zone Live, Ryan shares his journey and passion for the sport. Discover how he captures the essence of the hunt, creating over 50 shows a year. As a lifetime member of prestigious hunting organizations and with adventures spanning Canada, Russia, Alaska, and beyond, Ryan's expertise and experiences are unmatched. Don't miss this captivating episode that dives deep into the heart of hunting and the wild outdoors. Tune in now! https://www.instagram.com/ryantkohler/
Matt Jenkins Silvercore Podcast episode 126
Episode 126 | Mar 26, 2024
Travis Bader sits down with the adventurous and passionate outdoorsman, Matt Jenkins. Join them as they delve into Matt's love for hunting, his experiences in the wild, and the importance of connecting with nature. Discover how Matt's journey led him to embrace the beauty and serenity of the great outdoors, and gain valuable insights into mental health and its relationship with outdoor activities. Don't miss this engaging conversation that will leave you inspired to embark on your own outdoor adventures. Tune in now and deepen your connection to the natural world. https://www.instagram.com/mattjenkins/ https://www.wellnesstogether.ca/
Thru Dark Anthony Staziker Silvercore Podcast
Episode 125 | Mar 12, 2024
Dive into the extraordinary life of Anthony Staziker, co-founder of ThruDark, a game-changing technical clothing company. Join host Travis Bader as he delves into Anthony's journey from representing England in football to serving as a highly decorated Chief Sniper Instructor and Demotions expert in the UK special forces SBS. Discover how his relentless pursuit of excellence led to the creation of revolutionary gear. Gripping stories, unwavering determination, and a captivating conversation that will inspire you to push boundaries. Tune in to the Silvercore Podcast for this riveting episode! https://www.thrudark.com/ https://www.amazon.ca/Hard-Road-Will-Take-Home/dp/1838957332
Kyle Lamb Silvercore Podcast Viking Tactics
Episode 124 | Feb 27, 2024
Join us in this captivating episode of the Silvercore Podcast as we delve into the extraordinary life of Kyle Lamb. A retired Sergeant Major and decorated warrior, Kyle's journey takes us from his rodeo days and love for hunting and fishing to his impressive 21-year career in the U.S. Army, with 15 years spent in Delta Force. Discover Kyle's expertise in leadership, marksmanship, and tactical training as the founder of Viking Tactics, a renowned company providing gear and accessories. Explore the impact of his custom knife making and his dedication to raising funds for the Stay in the Fight Foundation. Kyle's story is one of resilience and adaptability, as he navigates challenges and embraces a diverse range of interests. Hear firsthand about the therapeutic power of nature and the joy of sharing outdoor adventures with loved ones. Prepare for an inspiring episode that will leave you motivated and eager to embrace the limitless possibilities life has to offer. https://www.vikingtactics.com/ https://www.vikingtactics.com/stay-in-the-fight-foundation/ https://www.instagram.com/vikingtactics
Chronic Wasting Disease Silvercore Podcast BC
Episode 123 | Feb 13, 2024
Join us on Silvercore Podcast Episode 123 as we dive into the critical issue of Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) with wildlife health expert Cait Nelson. Discover the latest findings on CWD's arrival in British Columbia, understand its impact on deer, elk, and moose populations, and learn essential safety tips for hunters. Cait shares her insights on prevention, surveillance, and how we can all contribute to the fight against this invisible enemy. Whether you're a seasoned hunter, wildlife enthusiast, or concerned citizen, this episode offers valuable knowledge on safeguarding our wildlife heritage. Tune in to stay informed and proactive in the battle against CWD. https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/environment/plants-animals-ecosystems/wildlife/wildlife-conservation/wildlife-health/chronic-wasting-disease
Episode 122 | Jan 30, 2024
Dive into the fascinating world of hunting and adventure with our special guest, Korth group rep. Matt Siemens. Matt, a seasoned hunter with a wealth of knowledge, shares his experiences hunting on nearly every continent. From African hunts to his expertise in ballistics. Discover the lessons he learned from his first African hunt and gain insider insights into the current social and political climate that all firearms owners, hunters, and related businesses are facing. Don't miss this exciting episode filled with thrilling adventures and valuable tips for hunters of all levels. https://www.korthgroup.com/find-a-dealer https://www.leupold.com/ https://www.hornady.com/
Silvercore podcast episode 121 Neil Smith Mettle
Episode 121 | Jan 16, 2024
Dive into the world of mental fitness with former TV producer Neil Smith, co-founder with Bear Grylls of the brand new app "Mettle". Discover the power of resilience, overcoming challenges, and embracing the wild in this captivating episode of the Silvercore Podcast.
Episode 120 | Jan 2, 2024
Steve Wilson is a remarkable individual who has changed countless lives through his determination, adventurous spirit, and genuine compassion. In this episode, Steve is a Ted Talk alumnus on mindfulness and resilience, and his passion for introducing students to the outdoors, hunting, and fishing. Discover how Steve's work bridges the gap between youth and adults, emphasizing the importance of personal growth and resilience in both groups. Gain valuable insights into fostering emotional and mental well-being, and learn how Steve's grassroots approach has positively impacted the lives of students in profound ways. If you're looking for inspiration, practical tips for personal development, and a deeper understanding of the connection between nature and mental health, this episode is a must-listen. Don't miss out on this engaging conversation that will leave you motivated to embrace the outdoors and cultivate resilience in your own life. Tune in to the Silvercore Podcast with host Travis Bader and special guest Steve Wilson, and be prepared to be uplifted and inspired!
Episode 119 | Dec 19, 2023
Join Travis and Tiffany Bader on the Silvercore Podcast as they take on the ultimate spicy wings challenge! In this special lighthearted episode, they dive into the famous hot sauce lineup from Hot Ones, testing their taste buds and endurance. From numbing heat to fiery flavors, they share their experiences and reactions while answering intriguing questions. In true Silvercore Podcast style, the dial gets turned up to 11! Don’t miss out on the last Silvercore Podcast episode of 2023 filled with laughter, heat, and some unexpected twists.
Episode 118 | Dec 5, 2023
Join adventurer Alastair Humphreys on the Silvercore Podcast as he takes us on a thrilling exploration of micro adventures and inspiring journeys. From walking across Iceland to cycling around the world, Alastair shares his earliest memories of adventure and what drives him to push boundaries. Discover the transformative power of solo travel, the importance of teamwork in extreme challenges, and how to embark on your own micro adventure closer to home. Get ready to be inspired and embrace the magic of exploration.
David MacDonald Afganistan
Episode 117 | Nov 21, 2023
Heading out on a routine patrol in Afghanistan was the last thing David Macdonald remembered prior to waking up in a hospital, three weeks later and half a world away. His first question, "do I still have my legs”? In this deeply moving episode of the Silvercore Podcast, David shares his harrowing experience that landed him in the hospital and his subsequent remarkable journey towards physical and mental healing. As a passionate advocate for soldiers facing similar struggles, David sheds light on the importance of mental health support within the military community. David is an avid sport shooter and hunter and he delves into his work with Stoeger Canada and Beretta Defense Technologies, bringing next-generation weapons and technology to our soldiers. Don't miss this powerful episode of the Silvercore Podcast that showcases the indomitable spirit of a true hero.
JTF2 Jeff Depatie Silvercore Podcast
Episode 116 | Nov 7, 2023
Join us on the Silvercore Podcast as we dive into the inspiring journey of Jeff Depatie, a Canadian sniper and advocate for post-traumatic growth. From his idyllic upbringing in nature to his experiences in Canada's elite special forces Joint Task Force 2 (JTF2), Jeff shares his wisdom on self-discovery, overcoming adversity, and the power of connecting with the outdoors.
Episode 115 | Oct 24, 2023
Join host Travis Bader in an exhilarating episode of the Silvercore podcast featuring the dynamic and passionate Jeff Senger. Jeff answers Silvercore Club members questions relating to processing game meat and his responses will likely surprise even some of the most seasoned hunters. This is a captivating discussion about the art of meat processing, the thrilling dance of slaughter, and the untapped potential of waste meat. Discover how Jeff and his team, lovingly known as the 'Slaughter Daughters,' are revolutionizing the industry by maximizing the use of every part of the animal. From tantalizing delicacies like braised beef tendon to surprising culinary adventures, this episode will leave you hungry for more. Don't miss out on this eye-opening conversation that will forever change the way you think about meat production and conservation.
Ian McIntosh Skier and Silvercore Podcast guest
Episode 114 | Oct 10, 2023
In this captivating episode of the Silvercore Podcast, we sit down with professional skier and stuntman Ian McIntosh. From his awe-inspiring skiing adventures to surviving a harrowing 1,600-foot fall off a mountain in Alaska, Ian shares his remarkable journey and the lessons he's learned along the way. Join us as we delve into Ian's passion for the outdoors, his upbringing in the mountains, and how he's redefining what it means to be an outdoorsman. Get ready for an inspiring conversation filled with resilience, adventure, and the unyielding spirit of pushing boundaries.
Episode 113 | Sep 26, 2023
Sachin, an accomplished athlete and adventurer, shares his incredible journey of running 22 marathons in 22 days and his ambitious goal of running across Canada. Discover the power of setting goals, finding like-minded supporters, and the true value of personal fulfillment beyond monetary rewards. Tune in to this engaging conversation that will leave you motivated to pursue your own dreams and support others in their endeavors. Don't miss out on the positive and educational content of the Silvercore Podcast.
Ron Leblanc CO boat
Episode 112 | Sep 12, 2023
This is the historic first time a BC Conservation Officer has spoken on a podcast. Ron is a 26 year veteran of the Canadian Armed Forces, having served twice in Afghanistan. Fittingly, Ron belongs to the Ojibwe Bear Clan which is known for being protectors of the people, community and the environment. Ron uses the opportunity to provide a unique perspective on the benefits and challenges faced by BC Conservation Service. Ron answers Silvercore Club members questions and provides a roadmap for those who wish to better understand how they can do their part to assist in the protection and conservation of our natural resources and insight into how you can become a C.O.
A person in hunting gear looking out across a field
Episode 111 | Aug 29, 2023
Join Travis Bader and Paul Ballard as they transport you to a captivating spring turkey hunt around the campfire. In this episode, they expertly answer your burning questions about camouflage for hunting.
Episode 110 | Aug 15, 2023
Elite special forces soldier Jamie Flynn recounts his relationship with fear from an early age and how he harnessed it to live an extraordinary life.
Episode 109 | Aug 1, 2023
Sabrina is a creative juggernaut, an award-winning illustrator and designer who left HGTV’s Save my Reno to embark on an adventure, closer to nature and closer to her heart. Now she helps others overcome their challenges to live their best lives.
Episode 108 | Jul 19, 2023
To carry a handgun legally in Canada,whether in the wilderness or for protection of life, you need an ATC or authorization to carry.
Episode 107 | Jul 18, 2023
Sean Zubor is an absolute machine when it comes to orienting his life and business towards success
Episode 106 | Jul 4, 2023
A candid conversation with hunting legend Jim Shockey. Jim discusses his wife's terminal cancer diagnosis, his new book, Call me Hunter, his personal struggles and his unique and positive outlook on life.
Episode 105 | Jun 20, 2023
Ten Thirty Three is the code for officer in need of immediate assistance, and also the name of Nathan Kapler’s inspiring podcast dealing with mental health for first responders
Episode 104 | Jun 6, 2023
He was the victim of identity theft, he has now dedicated his life to protecting others through White Hat Cyber Security
Episode 103 | May 23, 2023
If you hunt, or eat meat, this podcast should be considered essential listening if you to ensure you are eating the best meat possible.
Episode 102 | May 9, 2023
Special forces Green Beret Medical Sergeant Chris Lee uses everything he has learned from pushing himself to the extreme to help others achieve success!
Episode 101 | Apr 25, 2023
Andrew Arrabito is larger than life in most every way. From humble beginnings of extreme hardship and loss, Andrew has been able to use adversity to calibrate himself towards success.
Tiffany and Travis Bader
Episode 100 | Apr 11, 2023
Join Tiffany and Travis Bader as they reminisce about Silvercore Podcast, discuss the direction of the business, and answer questions from the community.
Silhouette of person
Episode 99 | Mar 28, 2023
In a world filled with false bravado, Seb shows how kindness, compassion and humility are the true characteristics of the modern day warrior.
A tent at night time
Episode 98 | Mar 14, 2023
Lt. Col. David Grossman, author of “On Killing” and “On Combat” has teamed up with Linda Miller & Keith Cunningham, to write the much anticipated “On Hunting”.
Whitetail Deer
Episode 97 | Feb 28, 2023
Mark Kenyon, conservationist, host of the Wired To Hunt podcast, and resident Whitetail guy at Meateater, speaks to his journey as a hunter, father and husband
Stars in the night sky
Episode 96 | Feb 14, 2023
John Sanei has been helping others learn to be adaptable and resilient so that they may thrive in an ever changing world.
A wooden cabin in the forest
Episode 95 | Jan 31, 2023
Travis Bader and Jesse Zeman, from the BCWF, discuss the BC grizzly bear hunt, indigenous hunting, federal gun bans and much more.
Zach Hanson
Episode 94 | Jan 17, 2023
Feeling disillusioned with his life trajectory as an artificial intelligence expert, Zach dove head first into simplifying his life.
Elephant
Episode 93 | Jan 3, 2023
Jesse Reardon, former cameraman for renowned hunter Jim Shockey, shares his exciting adventures and challenges while filming in remote locations.
Helicopter in clouds
Episode 92 | Dec 20, 2022
Joel Struthers discusses his time in the French Foreign Legion and his experiences as a Private Military Contractor.
Lady Justice and her Scales
Episode 91 | Dec 7, 2022
Travis Bader, Daniel Fritter, and Nicolas Johnson, give an unvarnished update on the current Canadian gun ban under bill C-21.
Scope
Episode 90 | Dec 20, 2022
Travis Bader chats with ATI’s VP of Sales about their company culture, passion for perfection and what it takes to make top shelf optics used the world over.
logs burning in fire
Episode 89 | Nov 8, 2022
Travis Bader and Paul Ballard have a fireside chat in a hunting lodge, recounting the many lessons learned from past hunts in the remote Canadian wilderness.
hunters taking a break
Episode 88 | Oct 25, 2022
Travis and Casey discuss the MeatEater gnome shirt, Fenn's treasure, hunting in Haida Gwaii, bear hunting tactics and some deeper topics.
Pistol Shooting at the Range
Episode 87 | Nov 5, 2022
Jennifer Gadbois, registered Canadian lobbyist and managing director of the Canadian Sporting Arms and Ammunition Association, discusses the handgun "freeze".
Marathon Runners
Episode 86 | Sep 27, 2022
This is an inspirational story in the making which you can be a part of. Canadian history in the making.
Military Task Force
Episode 85 | Sep 13, 2022
This is an inspirational episode with Shaun Taylor, exploring what it takes to operate at the highest level and how to turn adversity and failure into wins.
A compass in the hand
Episode 84 | Aug 30, 2022
Travis Bader's long time friend Jason Budd returns to the Silvercore Podcast to discuss wilderness survival.
Boxer
Episode 83 | Jul 26, 2022
Author, and retired police Use of Force Expert, Al Arsenault discusses what it takes to street proof your martial arts.
American vs Canadian Gun Culture
Episode 82 | Jul 12, 2022
Professor Gary Mauser uses his passion for history, and deep knowledge of firearm laws, to examine the difference between American & Canadian Gun Culture.
Andy Danlychuk
Episode 81 | Jun 28, 2022
For anyone who says they meat fish and don’t practice catch and release, what do you do with your undersize or bycatch fish?
Wild Mushrooms
Episode 80 | Jun 14, 2022
Adam Haritan is a passionate forager and naturalist who has made it his mission to help others deepen their connection with their natural environment.
Lady Justice and Scales
Episode 79 | Jun 2, 2022
Travis Bader and owner of Calibre Magazine, Dan Fritter go deep into the current Canadian handgun ban and what you can do about it.
Rock climbing over river
Episode 78 | May 31, 2022
Travis Bader speaks with two ex British Army soldiers about the importance of community, and how our connection with the natural world affects our wellbeing.
Horse with Tack
Episode 77 | May 17, 2022
Travis explores the romance and reality of hunting with horses with friend and guest Rob Chipman.
Sheep skyline
Episode 76 | May 3, 2022
Jesse Bone, producer and partner from Filter Studios, with the help of the Wild Sheep Society of BC, has put together the fantastic documentary “Transmission”.
Two Moose
Episode 75 | Apr 19, 2022
Increase your odds of being drawn, and of having a successful hunt by better understanding BC’s Limited Entry Hunting in this LEH masterclass.
Episode 74 | Apr 5, 2022
Common mistakes in the gun store? Gun “buy back”? Travis Bader is joined by Wanstalls co-owner, Matt Mendel to discuss the current state of the industry.
Brad Brooks Argali Adventures
Episode 73 | Mar 22, 2022
Brad Brooks is no stranger to backwoods adventures and he and Travis recount several exciting trips they had this last season.
Caribou Silhouette
Episode 72 | Mar 18, 2022
Travis Bader shared the mic with other BC podcasters to speak on the extremely important matter pertaining to proposed regulation changes in region 7B.
Bull Moose - guide to limited entry hunting in British Columbia BC
Episode 71 | Mar 8, 2022
Lucas Hoge, country artist, star of the Hoge Wild show and all around great guy describes what it takes to make it in Nashville & to host your own hunting show
Hunters at rest
Episode 70 | Feb 22, 2022
David “Hutch” Hutchinson, retired British RAF officer and combat survival instructor, shares important survival skills.
Dark Lord of Optics
Episode 69 | Feb 8, 2022
ILya Koshkin, The Dark Lord of Optics, is an optical physicist who shares his love & knowledge of all things optics in a straightforward and understandable way
CEO of MDT
Episode 68 | Jan 25, 2022
Maarten Van Ruitenburg is the CEO of MDT, makers of fine firearms parts and accessories and the inventor of the term “Legendarism”.
Seb Lavoie
Episode 67 | Jan 11, 2022
If you're looking for inspiration, have a goal you would like to achieve or life changing decision to make, this podcast - featuring Seb Lavoie - is for you.
Video Camera with field monitor
Episode 66 | Dec 28, 2021
Professional journalist, Nicolas Johnson, explains how the media vilifies firearms and firearms owners and shares how to combat the negative narrative.
Anonymous mask
Episode 65 | Dec 14, 2021
Nick Chernoff is an expert in open source intelligence. This episode is jam packed with information for anyone wanting to protect themselves online.
B&W Swings on a Playground
Episode 64 | Nov 30, 2021
Jay Jordan treats every child recovery case like the child is his own and will stop at nothing to find them.
waterfowl and upland game hunting with a dog bc
Episode 63 | Nov 16, 2021
Ron Boehme - host of The Hunting Dog Podcast, recurring guest on MeatEater, passionate upland game hunter, dog handler and all around cool guy.
Episode 62 | Nov 2, 2021
Ex. Special Forces Commando recounts his gruelling special forces selection where SAS and SBS soldiers are separated from the rest of the potential applicants.
Rescue Helicopter
Episode 61 | Oct 19, 2021
Nick Bicanic: talented inventor and a founder of the fighter pilot training company Red 6 which utilizes high fidelity/high speed/low latency augmented reality
Catching a fish
Episode 60 | Oct 5, 2021
Travis Bader and April Vokey catch up and discuss podcasting, social media, ADHD, “toxic masculinity”, and click bait for a cause.
Firearms mounted on wall
Episode 59 | Sep 21, 2021
Matt Mendel of Wanstalls details what it takes to grow a thriving firearms business during adverse times.
Episode 58 | Sep 7, 2021
Sonny is a recently retired special forces commando with the British Military, professional bodyguard and corporate spy.
Sunlit Forest
Episode 57 | Aug 24, 2021
Brad Brooks talks about how he started Argali and how he manages to innovate, grow, balance home life with work, and still enjoy his passion for the wilderness
Blue Mountains
Episode 56 | Oct 8, 2021
Jeff Agostinho is a knowledgeable and passionate hunter as well as the first regional representative with the Rocky Mountain Goat Alliance.
Canadian Flag
Episode 55 | Jul 27, 2021
Recently retired Emergency Response Team Leader Sgt. Major Seb Lavoie talks about what it takes to live a meaningful life, and what it takes to be a leader.
Rifle ammunition
Episode 54 | Jul 13, 2021
Travis Bader and Paul Ballard provide a 101 education for those looking at getting into firearms and hunting in a user friendly and non-intimidating way.
Lady Justice and Scales
Episode 53 | Jun 29, 2021
Canadian lawyer Ian Runkle of the popular YouTube channel “Runkle of the Bailey”, answers questions posed by Silvercore Club members.
Downtown Vancouver
Episode 52 | Jun 15, 2021
Avoiding and surviving the incident is important and dealing with with aftermath can mean the difference between winning the battle and winning the war.
Wild harvest salad with lemon
Episode 51 | Jun 8, 2021
Kevin Kossowan and Paul Rogalski talk about their hit TV series “Wild Harvest” where they explore the culinary potential of wild ingredients.
Dark Alley
Episode 50 | Jun 1, 2021
This is part two of our three part series where Travis Bader and Paul Ballard discuss situational awareness in an urban environment.
Sniper hide site
Episode 49 | May 25, 2021
Travis Bader talks with his long time friend Jason Budd to discuss lessons learned while serving in the British Army.
Downtown Vancouver
Episode 48 | May 18, 2021
Retired 35 year Vancouver Police Officer Paul Ballard speaks about techniques you can use to keep yourself safe before, during and after an attack.
Aerial Photo of Snow Covered Forest
Episode 47 | May 11, 2021
Travis speaks with Nikki van Schyndel from the hit TV series, Alone where she spent 51 days isolated in the Arctic.
Grizzly Bear
Episode 46 | Apr 27, 2021
Grizzly bear hunting was banned in BC and now there are efforts in place to ban the wolf hunt. Will it stop there, or is all hunting under attack?
Jet Boat Fishing
Episode 45 | Apr 13, 2021
Award-winning author and chef, Hank Shaw, discusses game care and tips for the new hunter, angler and forager.
Lake view
Episode 44 | Mar 30, 2021
Shane Mahoney, from Wild Harvest Initiative, is a scientist, historian and philosopher, and an international authority on wildlife conservation.
Lady Justice and Scales
Episode 43 | Mar 16, 2021
Travis Bader & Canadian Criminal Defence Lawyer, Ian Runkle, discuss tricky questions from the police and how sometimes it’s better to say nothing.
Airgun with scope
Episode 42 | Mar 2, 2021
Firearms owners can shift the narrative & effect positive change, prospering everyone regardless of what side of the firearms debate they find themselves.
Hunters at Rest
Episode 41 | Feb 15, 2021
Rick Brazell, founder of First Hunt Foundation, talks about his passion for hunting and how it lead to start the foundation.
Fly Fishing
Episode 40 | Feb 2, 2021
Catherine Laflamme and Gillian Steele (founders of BC Women’s Fly Fishing Group), and Tiffany Bader share knowledge & local fishing opportunities.
Sunset truck binoculars hunting
Episode 39 | Jan 18, 2021
Todd Hisey is the founder of the Alberta Veteran Hunters, speaks on his experiences in the military and what lead him to being diagnosed with PTSD.
Sheeps!
Episode 38 | Jan 5, 2021
Acting Communication Director of the Wild Sheep Society, Kyle Stelter, speaks to the allure of sheep hunting and how you can help support conservation.
Rifle on Mossy Rock
Episode 37 | Dec 21, 2020
Travis Bader & Dylan Eyers, from EatWild, discuss what firearms are good options for beginners.
Rifle Accuracy
Episode 36 | Dec 9, 2020
Travis Bader & Ryan Steacy, from IBI Barrels, answer all your questions about rifle accuracy and precision.
Speed boat
Episode 35 | Nov 24, 2020
In this episode of The Silvercore Podcast, Travis speaks with jet boat instructor of University of Northern BC, jet boat tour and fishing guide, Robert Bryce.
Soldiers
Episode 34 | Nov 11, 2020
Jason Budd speaks about how he joined the British army as a Canadian, his SAS selection experiences and more.
Fishing cast
Episode 33 | Oct 27, 2020
Brian Niska, of Skeena Spey, is a fishing guide, certified fishing instructor, designated master castor and designer of the Metal Detector series of Pieroway.
Casting
Episode 32 | Oct 13, 2020
April Vokey of Anchored Outdoors, Flygal and MeatEater fame, discusses the passion that drives her in fishing and her business life.
Bodyguard for World's Elite
Episode 31 | Sep 30, 2020
Darren Maughan discusses what it takes to work as a bodyguard for some of the world’s most elite.
Technology
Episode 30 | Sep 16, 2020
Travis Bader is interviewed by Agron Bajraktari on what it takes to operate a successful business in todays market.
Pirate Ship
Episode 29 | Sep 2, 2020
Ryan Steacy, technical director for International Barrels, talks about precision rifle series shooting and his adventures working anti-piracy security.
Elephant in grasslands
Episode 28 | Aug 19, 2020
Darren Maughan discusses his experience as a professional hunter, preparing for an African hunt, and the differences between African and North American Hunts.
Canadian Flag
Episode 27 | Aug 5, 2020
Tony Bernardo, of Canadian Shooting Sports Association (CSSA), speaks on how the OIC has been used before and what the cure for the prohibition is.
Two hunters on trail blurred
Episode 26 | Jul 22, 2020
Travis Bader speaks with 3 new hunters as they learn the ropes in adverse conditions. What they discover will stay with them for the rest of their lives.
Bull Moose - guide to limited entry hunting in British Columbia BC
Episode 25 | Jul 8, 2020
Creator of the iHunter App, Mark Stenroos, discuss how the successful app is helping hunters to identify crown land across Canada and into the United States.
Dark forest trail
Episode 24 | Jun 24, 2020
Ian Jones from The Canadian Prepper Podcast discusses prepping and what he would recommend to others to have in order to be prepared for any eventualities.
waterfowl and upland game hunting with a dog bc
Episode 23 | Jun 10, 2020
Lindsay Ware, of Science Dogs of New England, discusses how she got into using dogs to track animals, signs to look for and how to teach your dog to track.
Canadian flag
Episode 22 | May 27, 2020
Shane Mathieson, discusses how Reliable Gun began, the OIC firearms ban and it’s affect on business, and how COVID has impacted gun sales.
Caribou Silhouette
Episode 21 | May 13, 2020
Listen as Travis Bader and Paul Ballard discuss hunting and fishing during COVID and answer questions submitted for an AMA.
Bison in field
Episode 20 | Apr 29, 2020
Marshall Lowen, a master firearms instructor, Canadian military veteran, master of the hunt and elder in the Metis community, shares his unique perspective.
Sunset view from mountain
Episode 19 | Apr 22, 2020
Jenny Ly talks about how she got into hunting, ego involved in hunting, her role as a regional leader for BHA and moving forward with Chasing Food Club.
Pistol shooter at range
Episode 18 | Apr 15, 2020
Spike TV’s "Deadliest Warrior" Host, Geoffrey Desmoulin, discusses his role as a court expert and his training program, the Science of Violence.
Camouflage fishing
Episode 17 | Apr 8, 2020
Join Travis Bader and Eat Wild founder, Dylan Eyers, while they discuss the COVID-19 Pandemic and its affects on business and their planned hunting trips.
Two hunters winter trail
Episode 16 | Apr 1, 2020
Travis Bader and Paul Ballard explain what you need, what you don’t and where your money is best spent so that you can have a productive and enjoyable hunt.
Episode 15 | Mar 26, 2020
Jimmy Hamilton talks about the history of Vortex Optics, product lines, optics selection, field maintenance, pro-tips upcoming innovations from Vortex.
Family in B&W
Episode 14 | Mar 11, 2020
Captain of the Hunt, Marshall Lowen, recounts growing up in rural Manitoba and his adventures and misadventures while hunting and trapping across Canada.
Episode 13 | Feb 26, 2020
Staff Sgt. Mark Horsley talks about world class coaching technique, reaction time and mental strength. This episode is brought to you by GLOCK
Rifle shooter with scope
Episode 12 | Feb 12, 2020
In this episode Taka Kuwata speaks to the sport of 3 gun competitions and how to become a sponsored shooter. This weeks episode is brought to you by Gear Pack.
Hunter profile
Episode 11 | Jan 30, 2020
In todays society not everyone has the opportunity and learning to hunt can be rather intimidating if you don’t have someone to show you the ropes.
Hunting trip camping tent
Episode 10 | Jan 16, 2020
A group of hunters, with different levels of experience, embark on a week-long shared moose hunt - Episode sponsored by Carter Motorsports in Vancouver.
Bear eyes
Episode 9 | Jan 2, 2020
Colin Dowler shares his harrowing experience of grit and tenacity to spread awareness of bear behaviour.
Episode 8 | Dec 19, 2019
Part 2 of the Train your Brain to Win series with Ryan Steacy. In this episode, we discuss Mental Marksmanship, and field some questions from our listeners.
Episode 7 | Dec 5, 2019
In this episode, we discuss Ryan’s mental management process before he leaves to compete at the National Service Rifle Championship.
Horsley
Episode 6 | Nov 20, 2019
Staff Sergeant, Mark Horsley, speaks about developing a multi-million dollar range training facility and training with the FBI.
Rifle with Scope
Episode 5 | Nov 6, 2019
In this episode, we sit down with Graeme Foote, a competitive shooter and Rifle Chair for Project Mapleseed.
Quantum Stealth
Episode 4 | Oct 24, 2019
In this episode, we sit down with Guy Cramer, owner of HyperStealth Biotechnology Corp.
IPSC Shooting Competition
Episode 3 | Oct 10, 2019
In this episode, Murray ‘DOC’ Gardner - 40 years of experience in competitive pistol shooting and one of the co-founders of IPSC in Canada.
Barrel making
Episode 2 | Sep 23, 2019
In this episode, we sit down with Ryan Steacy, the Technical Director of International Barrels, a high-end precision barrel manufacturer based out of BC.
Carbine shooter silhouette
Episode 1 | Sep 6, 2019
Travis Bader talks with Nicholas Bolton and Paul Ballard about becoming firearms instructors.