Ep 159: Philip Churchill On Black Bear Hunting With Hounds

It’s September now and that means that fall is right around the corner. Hunting seasons are starting to open, so I want to shift gears a bit and talk about hunting bear in the fall this week and next week. Today we have Phil Churchill on the show with us we’re going to talk about black bear hunting with hounds in the northeast states of New Hampshire and Maine.

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What We Covered

1) Where Philip hunted bear, what time of year he hunted, and how got his bear tags.

2) Story of Philip’s Maine black bear hunt.

3) Story of Philip’s New Hampshire black bear hunt.

4) What firearm set-up he used on each hunt.

5) What kind of and how many dogs he used on each hunt.

6) Other equipment he considers essential for these hunts.

7) How the meat from those bears tasted.

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