Listen in and share in this adventure of hunting in the desert in the good old days with Craig's Uncle Art.
The Boddington Experience | Full Episodes
Hunter, adventurer, and outdoor journalist Craig Boddington will take you with him to favorite destinations as well as new horizons, sharing his knowledge, experience, and lessons learned along the way. From Rocky Mountain goat hunts in British Columbia to quests for onyx in Namibia and swamp buffalo in Mozambique, Craig shares his outdoor world with family and audience memebers - one trophy hunting experience at a time!
From brilliant white to very dark, the thinhorn sheep of Northwest Canada and Alaska are discussed in this chapter.
The North American plains animal, the Bison is discussed in this chapter.
The blacktail is neither a mulie or a whitetail deer, and often gets confused with the mule deer. In this chapter Craig shares his knowledge on the unique qualities of the blacktail deer.
Is the cougar a man-eating menace or a pussy cat? Listen in as Craig gives his insights on our native cat.
The All American Deer is very savvy when it comes to hunters, Listen as Craig shares his experiences, good & bad, when hunting the whitetail.
Craig gives his insights on the adventure that can go with finding your moose. Listen in as he explains the types of moose and where they can be found.
While Trophy Mule Deer are sparse compared to 40 years ago, you can still find them. You just need to have the time, bring your patience and a little help from Lady Luck never hurts.
Is it a goat? Is it an antelope? It is neither, this unique American species the Pronghorn is explored in this chapter of Fair Chase in North America.
Hear about the wonders and challenges of hunting the Mountain Goat.
Which method of bear hunting suits you? Listen as Craig gives his experience and thoughts on the various bear hunting techniques.
Patience, perseverance and a little bit of luck will get you your Desert Sheep.
The Coues Whitetail - the petite desert deer that has enchanted many a hunter.
During the latter part of July, right towards the very end of the rut in the East Cape, we welcomed Cable Smith to John X Safaris and Africa for the very first time.
Having met Cable via our great friends, Glynn Underwood and Steve Travis, at the Dallas Safari Club convention during 2015, we soon got talking about the Dark Continent. Cable had heard so much about the destination and his friends were adamant he had to get to Africa.
Soon plans were put in motion and before we knew it Cable had touched down in Africa, joining PH, Carl van Zyl and team, on safari in the East Cape.
In chapter 5 of Fair Chase North America Craig explores the Musk Ox Habitat and history, along with sharing his hunting experiences.
In chapter 4 of Fair Chase North America, Craig gives you an overview of hunting elk along with the species you can choose to hunt.
In chapter 3 of Fair Chase North America, Craig share his experience with the coastal bears, along with a breakdown of colors, species and areas of the bears.
From Froze to Death Plateau in Montana to British Columbia, Canada or Colorado, Craig Boddington shares his adventures and knowledge of the Bighorn sheep in chapter 2 of Fair Chase North America.
Craig gives an overview of the types of Caribou, He also gives a great overview of the ups and downs of Caribou hunting.
Overview of how Fair Chase in North America came to be published in 2004.
Dr. Ian Player was born in 1927 in South Africa and passed away just after this interview with Ret. Col Craig Boddington in November of 2014. This is the last known interview with Dr. Player. Dr. Player was the founder of the Wilderness Foundation and dedicated his life to conservation in Africa and specifically the white rhino. If you would like to learn more about Dr. Player there are several great resources specifically at the Wilderness Foundation here: http://www.wildernessfoundation.co.za/about/dr-ian-player
Trudge, crawl and sneak through the sawgrass and swamps of the Zambeze Delta Mozambique. Hunting with Zambeze Delta Safaris, Craig Boddington faces the elements to hunt buffalo with longtime friend Zack Aultman.
Traveling to Southeast Texas, Craig Boddington and Dr. Sadaf Kahn hunt the King Ranch for Nilgai.
Brittany Boddington scales the peaks of the Pyrenees in search of chamois with guides, Guillaume Roques Rogery and Jean Luc Planes.
Craig heads to Georgia to hunt hogs and turkey with longtime friend Zack Aultman.
Join Craig & Donna Boddington as they trek across Africa in search of plainsgame, with the Burchell's of Frontier Safaris. This episode also highlights a green hunt that contributes to the preservation of rhinos.
Brittany Boddington with good friend Larysa Switlyk are off to New Mexico for a beautiful bull elk and mule deer.
Craig, Dr. Sadaf Khan and Brittany Boddington hunt the slopes of New Zealand in search of red stag.
Brittany Boddington is off to Texas. There she hunts invasive hogs with Andy Anderson of Executive Outdoor Adventures Inc.
Craig and Donna set out to the remote Brooks Range in the Alaskan wilderness. Hunting with Bushwhack Alaska Guiding and Outfitting, the Boddington's have their eyes set on Dall Sheep and brown bear.
Brittany Boddington heads to Estonia. She joins Anton "Tony" Tonchev with Hunt Europe in search of Moose, Roe Deer and more.
Craig and Donna Boddington head to Oregon to visit the Leupold and Stevens factory. After walking through the process of assembling a rifle scope, they travel south with Tim and Riza Lesser to hunt for Blacktail Deer.
Craig and Donna Boddington are joined by friend Dr. Sadaf Khan in the Zambezi Delta, Mozambique. They will be hunting the game rich forest and floodplains with Zambeze Delta Safaris.
Join Craig, Donna and Brittany Boddington, along with Dr. Sadaf Khan, hunt deer, mountain game and more on New Zealand's South Island.
Yes Toto, this is Kansas. When native Kansan Craig Boddington was a youngster there wasn't a turkey in the state. Now, Kansas is one of the top destinations for turkey hunters. Craig and Donna join friend Kendal Kelso of K&K Outfitters in central Kansas, where the concentration of turkeys is just plain astonishing. Click to watch some amazing wild turkey action!
Join Craig Boddington & Conrad Evarts as they follow a successful anti-poaching unit through the jungles and swamps of Mozambique.
"Poaching can be prevented. From America to Africa, dedicated, gritty and pragmatic people are getting it done. Follow along for a week with a real anti-poaching unit that is employing effective tactics and strategies learned over the past twenty years as they defend 2.5 million acres of the Zambezi Delta from poachers."
It is a wild ride.
Craig Boddington shares a Mozambique safari camp with Paul Reid and Jack DeLozier of Legendary Arms Works, hunting with Mark Haldane of Zambeze Delta Safaris. Craig has an amazing hunt for a Nile crocodile, one of the wariest of all quarries, while Paul and Jack hunt the area's abundant plains game.
Craig and Donna Boddington travel to the rugged mountains and canyons of West Texas to hunt North America's 'other sheep,' the aoudad or Barbary sheep introduced from North Africa a generation ago. Hunter Ross of Desert Safaris shows the Boddington's more wild sheep than they've ever seen...in ruggedly magnificent country.
Craig Boddington, along with daughter Caroline, hunt South Texas whitetail at the Duval County Ranch.
Join Brittany Boddington as she hunts in Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula. Oscellated turkey, brocket deer, and so much more!
California's Central Coast was one of the first areas where feral hogs were hunted. In this episode, join Craig and Brittany Boddington along with Dr. Sadaf Khan, and Chad Wiebe of Oakstone Outfitters, on an action-packed hog hunt.
Craig Boddington, Jill St. John, of Global Sportman's Network, and Barry Burchell, of Frontier Safaris, hunt southern Namibia. Together they hunt the unique golden oryx, zebra, springbok, and more!
Join Craig Boddington and his buddy Zack Aultman as they hunt whitetails and hogs in Georgia's pine forest.
Join Brittany Boddington during a winter hunt on a public land in Montana. The mule deer are in a rut and the elk are moving which makes for a tough hunt, but success comes in small increments!
Craig Boddington and wildlife students on a whitetail hunt in southern Kansas. Join Craig and four students from Kansas State's Wildlife and Outdoor Enterprise Management Degree Program as they learn that hunting whitetails isn't always easy!
Craig Boddington wades through the Mozambique swamps with Mark Haldane of Zambese Delta Safaris in search of buffalo.
Hunting mountain goats in British Columbia with Craig and Brittany Boddington. In this video Brittany carries on the Boddington tradition and takes her first trophy mountain goat in Canada. Also along for the hunt are Ron Fleming and Brenda Nelson of Love Bros & Lee.