20 Podcasts for Upping Your Outdoor Game
Podcasts cover an array of topics ranging from dating, sports, politics, and even the great outdoors. Even when we focus only on the outdoors, which ones are the best to listen to? Are there ones that a “must” rather than a “nice to have”? And the list of questions goes on.
We realized that there are too many for you to narrow down so we developed a list of the top 20 outdoor podcasts to listen to.
Check them out below:
Wild Ideas Worth Living | Interviews on Adventure, Outdoors, Travel, Health, Fitness, Running, Business, Surfing, Exploring
Shelby Stanger: Podcast Host, Journalist, Surfer, Adventure-Seeker
A podcast started by an amazing freelance journalist who has traveled the world and built up a career helping companies like Nike and Vans. She will tackle fears that hold people back from quitting their job, foods that we should or shouldn’t eat, and much more.
The Enormocast: a climbing podcast
People often think that you can quickly exhaust the topic of climbing. However, this podcast is for those people that live, breathe, and eat climbing. In his description he states, “I will never utter the words, ‘Can we talk about something besides climbing for a change?’”.
The Dirtbag Diaries
Duct Tape Then Beer
This podcasts is a lot more than just a podcast. It is a place full of collaborators, photographers, and artists that desire to bring the listeners great stories from the wild. These stories will make you laugh, cry, and gasp.
Steven Rinella: Author, Host of TV show MeatEater, and Outdoorsman
As the name explains, this is all about hunting, fishing, and eating meat. If you are the person who loves a wild hunt and wants to up his or her hunting game, this is the podcast for you. Rinella will have you follow him from seeing a deer in the wilderness all the way to cooking it for dinner.
Ladies, if your heart starts to race when you think of climbing a tall mountain, exploring an unknown waterfall, or searching for an incredible view, listen to this podcast. Gale is a lady that loves nature and will make you love it all the more.
FredCast | cycling news, gear, gadgets, gizmos & components
Anyone a fan of cycling? This podcast will be your new friend. Each week the creator of the podcast, David, will talk about new products, gadgets, bikes, and even cycling music for those who share his passion of cycling.
This is a podcast, as the name implies, for anyone who has a passion for pushing the limits and achieving more endurance in a sport such as: cycling, running, triathlon, and swimming.
Jay Scott Outdoors Western Big Game Hunting and Fishing Podcast
Claiming the #1 Western Hunting and Fishing Podcast, Jay discusses all things hunting and fishing. There is a reason that it is such highly ranked and, I’m sure you will agree if you give it a listen.
The Trail Show | Less gear, more beer!
POD, Speshul, D-Low and Disco
For those who are wanting a hiking podcast to fill in their library, this will be one that you should subscribe to. The four hosts bring a diversified personality set to the podcast, which makes it easy to listen to for hours.
Chalk Talk Climbing Podcast
John Blomquist | Rock Climber, Route Setter, Climbing Industry Expert
Rock climbers, we didn’t forget about you. Here is the bread and butter for your adventure packed sport.
Adventure Sports Podcast
All things adventure sports, this podcast will not only fill your brain with some great knowledge around the sports, but motivate you to get outside and start trying more.
The Advantage Survival Podcast
We all want to survive when lost or stuck in the wilderness and this podcast will help you make sure you survive the roughest that nature could throw at you.
Science Of Ultra | Ultra Marathon And Trail Running Expertise | World Leading Endurance Science And Coaching
There are those who run and there are those who ultramarathon. If you are the latter, subscribe to this podcast and never look back.
In The Field Camping Podcast
Enjoy camping? So do these people. This podcast will breakdown amazing spots to camp, techniques to use when you go, and funny stories of them camping.
Casual Preppers Podcast - Prepping, Survival, Entertainment.
For those who anticipate a major catastrophe happening in the future, it is time to prep. Let this podcast help you out.
There are plenty of other great outdoor podcasts, but these are the top 20 that we found. If you think we missed one, let us know and we will check it out.
Everyone has different perspectives and activity levels in the outdoors and this list covers the gamut. Whether you are a beginner kayaker, enjoy rock climbing, going on hikes through nature, running ultramarathons, or prepping for a dismal future, there is a podcast for you. So, if you are looking to up your outdoor game, look no further than these 20 podcasts.