20 Top Outdoor Podcasts you Should Subscribe to

20 Podcasts for Upping Your Outdoor Game

Podcasts cover an array of topics ranging from hunting, kayaking, hiking, 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:

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Wild Ideas Worth LivingWild Ideas Worth Living

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 EnormocastThe Enormocast

The Enormocast: a climbing podcast

Chris Kalous

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?’”.

Dirtbag DiariesThe Dirtbag Diaries podcast

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.

The Meat EaterMeatEater Podcast

MeatEater Podcast

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.

She ExploresShe Explores

She Explores

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.

The Fred CastFredCast

FredCast | cycling news, gear, gadgets, gizmos & components

David Bernstein

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.

Endurance PlanetEndurance Planet

Endurance Planet

Tawnee Prazak

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.

The Itinerant AnglerThe Itinerant Angler

The Itinerant Angler Podcast

Zach Matthews

If you enjoy learning about the latest techniques, tips, and tricks for fly fishing, this podcast will be right up your alley.

Jay Scott OutdoorsJay Scott Outdoors

Jay Scott Outdoors Western Big Game Hunting and Fishing Podcast

Jay Scott

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 ShowThe Trail Show

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

Chalk Talk Climbing

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.

Mountain Bike RadioMountain Bike Radio

Mountain Bike Radio | The Voice of MountainBiking

Ben Welnak

If you live your life on the more adventurous side and like to mountain bike, this podcast will suit your needs.

Adventure SportsAdventure Sports Podcast

Adventure Sports Podcast

180 TACK

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.

All Who WanderAll Who Wander

All Who Wander Podcast

David Longley

If you ever have the itch to leave the asphalt and go into the wilderness, you have found your common folk in this podcast.

The Advantage SurvivalThe Advantage Survival

The Advantage Survival Podcast

Les Baker

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

Science Of Ultra

Science Of Ultra | Ultra Marathon And Trail Running Expertise | World Leading Endurance Science And Coaching

Shawn Bearden

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

In The Field Camping

In The Field Camping Podcast

Chris Rodriguez

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 PreppersCasual Preppers

Casual Preppers Podcast – Prepping, Survival, Entertainment.

Casual Preppers

For those who anticipate a major catastrophe happening in the future, it is time to prep. Let this podcast help you out.

Fish Talk Radio

Fish Talk Radio

Fish Talk Radio

John Henigin

Take some time and refine your fishing techniques, tools, and lingo with this great podcast.

100% Wild

100% Wild

100% Wild Podcast

Wired To Hunt & DOD TV

Hunting, trapping, decoys, and all other hunting talk can be found in this awesome podcast.

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.

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Justin Archer
Hi, I'm Justin Archer a family man with 2 boys and a wife. I'm an outdoorsman who loves hunting, fishing, hiking and lots of other outdoor activities. I love testing new outdoor gear, learning new things and passing on the knowledge I have gained. Feel free to contact me anytime - justin@outdoorveteran.com

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