Powerful Women In The Outdoors with Heather Shaw

  What a time to be a woman in the outdoors right now! It’s a norm in society that women are viewed as less powerful in some areas, most especially in hunting. However, the tables have turned because women have proven their prowess in hunting. Heather Shaw, the Regional Biologist for the Ruffed Grouse Society, and her best friend and co-host, Meadow Kouffeld, are models of tough women outdoors. The ladies go from one story…

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Becoming An Outdoors-Woman with Mandy Uhrich

  The great outdoors is not exclusively a man’s world. Mandy Uhrich is living proof that women can also shine and take an important role in hunting. As a biologist, tournament angler, TV and radio personality, seminar speaker, and outdoor educator, Mandy has been paying her knowledge and experience forward by empowering women and children in this male-dominated field. She shares where she is coming from through her outdoors background as well as the many…

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And A Strong Cup Of Coffee – Erin Merrill

Hunting in women has been practiced for quite some time. However, some women have barriers to going fully outside to learn and experience more. Erin Merrill, a blogger from Central Maine, celebrates a decade of writing about the Maine outdoors and shares her thoughts, adventures, and insights into the world of hunting and conservation from a woman’s point of view. Erin’s blog, And a Strong Cup of Coffee, is a way to chronicle what she’s…

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Discover American Outdoor News with Chris Avena

In this day and age where you’re fighting for space and for time, American Outdoor News is bringing the best of the outdoors through a cross-platform format of diverse topics. Chris Avena started the quarterly digital magazine in 2018. He was introduced on his first deer hunt in his mid-teens. That started him on a journey that has become who he is today, and in 2010, he started his social network for hunters called SeeMeHunt.com.…

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Extreme Huntress Finalist – Ulrika Karlsson-Arne

  Spreading the message about how women can hunt, too, Extreme Huntress Finalist Ulrika Karlsson-Arne shares how she got to love hunting at a late age and how she uses it mainly for feeding her family. Shedding light on the challenges women have in this male-dominated field, Ulrika talks about her hunting experiences with other women while noting some of the companies that she works for that help her represent her country in hunting. As…

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CRCS Outdoors Educating Future Deer Hunters – Brooke Jordan Dzara

  Many people have different opinions about women and hunting because it is still taboo in some societies. Brooke Jordan Dzara, the host of CRCS Outdoors, talks about the humble beginnings of the program. She shares her journey as a young woman exposed to hunting and how she coped with all the expectations and reactions that society has towards hunters and reached a common ground with them. Today, more women are entering the world of…

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Extreme Huntress 1 – Finalist Meadow Kouffeld

  Extreme Huntress is a competition that’s been around for ten years now. The competition’s aims to gain significant exposure of capable and competent women in the outdoor media realm. Meadow Kouffeld, a teacher and one of the finalists in the Ultimate Extreme Huntress™ 2019 competition, sheds lights on what the contest is all about. Meadow believes if you can get women and moms involved in the outdoors and hunting, you have a higher probability…

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Campfire Series 1 – Why We Hunt – Hear Powerful Answers

  Hunting has been around for ages. However, it has never been as wildly criticized as it is today, especially with women getting their recognition in the field. Understanding why people hunt can actually help change misconceptions. Renowned hunters Brooke Dzara, Tom Opre, Jeremiah Doughty, Chase Bowman, Tim Cool, Scott Jordan, and Tom Denney give their opinions about why people hunt and what they think about women hunters, and share their experiences with anti-hunters. Social…

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Exclusive Girls With Guns Clothing – Jen O’Hara

  Being a woman in the hunting world can be intimidating for some people. However, Jen O’Hara doesn’t let that get in the way of doing what she loves most. Jen is the co-founder and CEO of the successful apparel company Girls with Guns along with her friend and business partner Norissa Harman. She shares how she and Norissa conceptualized a clothing and gear business for hunters by bringing both of their styles together. Jen…

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