Season 8

Reflection 806 – Rattling Rutting Bulls

When Randy Peck drew his New Mexico elk tag, he hired Ralph Ramos to guide him to kill his first archery elk. Ralph is known for his passion for rattling bull elk during the rut…that’s right rattling in elk! This passion and Randy’s hard work provides randy with his 2nd bull elk harvest in his life.

Reflection 805 – Wall Tent Turkey Camp 2019

Willi and his friends head to the Missouri Breaks of Montana for their annual Wall Tent Turkey Hunting Camp. It’s the 7th year in a row the group has gotten together to chase Merriam’s Turkeys. This year, Willi’s wife, Sherry tags along for the camaraderie and fun!

Reflection 804 – Lone Star Hogs and Dinosaurs

Chris reflects on what pure hunting is all about in this reflection of “Lone Star Hogs and Dinosaurs” episode. Willi has hunted Randy Peck’s family ranch the previous 3 years for hogs and coyotes. Willi always looks forward to this hunt and this year, Chris gets to tag along and they decide to throw a day of bowfishing in the …

Reflection 803 – Owning Your Own Waterfowl Hunting Dog

Willi reflects on Season 8, Episode 3 Cornhusker Honkers, and what is special about waterfowl hunting in this episode and in overall compared to big game hunting. Owning your own waterfowl hunting dog, training them, and working them in the field is one of the most rewarding aspects of hunting for Willi now. His yellow lab “trigger” is no field …

Reflection 803 – Cornhusker Honkers

Willi and Chris play host to Nick Ventura and Tom Petry of Become 1 TV. Willi has talked up the waterfowl hunting in Nebraska and Nick and Tom are calling his bluff. Nick grew up waterfowl hunting but Tom has never been on a waterfowl hunt. The hunting should be good but there will be a lot of laughter and …

Reflection 802 – Wisconsin Black Bear Hunting

Chris Nowak finally drew a black bear tag in Wisconsin. He has anxiously been waiting for this tag and the opportunity to hunt his family’s old property where he grew up hunting. In this reflections video, Chris relives how he was brought up hunting, and what this hunt means to him and his father. The episode drops tomorrow, you don’t …

Reflection 801 – What is Pure Hunting?

Season 8 of Pure Hunting is here on YouTube…finally! This season starts with two new ideas, first showcasing a question we have been asking, “What Is Pure Hunting” and “Who” is behind the show. The season dives into my family and who Willi Schmidt is. Second, to fall in line with this new internal look at the show and at …

Episode 806 – Rattling Rutting Bulls

When Randy Peck drew his New Mexico elk tag, he hired Ralph Ramos to guide him to kill his first archery elk. Ralph is known for his passion for rattling bull elk during the rut…that’s right rattling in elk! This passion and Randy’s hard work provides randy with his 2nd bull elk harvest in his life.

Episode 805 – Wall Tent Turkey Camp 2019

Willi and his friends head to the Missouri Breaks of Montana for their annual Wall Tent Turkey Hunting Camp. It’s the 7th year in a row the group has gotten together to chase Merriam’s Turkeys. This year, Willi’s wife, Sherry tags along for the camaraderie and fun!

Episode 804 – “Lone Star Hogs and Dinosaurs” Part 2

Texas Alligator Gar Bowfishing – S.8 Ep.4 “Lone Star Hogs and Dinosaurs” Part 2 Willi has hunted Randy Peck’s family ranch the previous 3 years for hogs and coyotes. Willi always looks forward to this hunt and this year, Chris gets to tag along and they decide to throw a day of bowfishing in the mix. Part 2 of this …

Episode 804 – “Lone Star Hogs and Dinosaurs” Part 1

Willi has hunted Randy Peck’s family ranch the previous 3 years for hogs and coyotes. Willi always looks forward to this hunt and this year, Chris gets to tag along and they decide to throw a day of bowfishing in the mix! Part 1 is devoted to the hog hunting portion of the episode down in texas.

Episode 803 – Nebraska Waterfowl Hunting Property

Chris reflects on the Nebraska waterfowl hunting lease known as the rivercamp. This property has come a long way, not as a raw piece of land, but Willi has developed it into a special place for colleagues, friends, and family to join together for some outstanding waterfowl hunting!

Episode 802 – Wisconsin Black Bear Hunting

Chris Nowak finally drew a black bear tag in Wisconsin. He has anxiously been waiting for this tag and the opportunity to hunt his family’s old property where he grew up hunting.

Episode 801 – What is Pure Hunting?

Season 8 of Pure Hunting is here on YouTube…finally! This season starts with two new ideas, first showcasing a question we have been asking, “What Is Pure Hunting” and “Who” is behind the show. The season dives into my family and who Willi Schmidt is.