Himalaya-The Podcast Player

4.8K Ratings
Open In App
title

Your Mountain

Your Mountain with David Willms, Mike McGrady and Nephi Cole

1
Followers
2
Plays
Your Mountain

Your Mountain

Your Mountain with David Willms, Mike McGrady and Nephi Cole

1
Followers
2
Plays
OVERVIEWEPISODESYOU MAY ALSO LIKE

Details

About Us

Join David Willms, Mike McGrady, Nephi Cole, and entertaining guests each week as they use humor, storytelling, and more than 40 years of collective experience in law, science, and policy to explain important decisions affecting your outdoor experience. As the guys frequently say, "There are millions of acres of opportunity out there. They belong to you. Every day, decisions are being made that affect your land, your water, and your wildlife. You should know about them. This is Your Mountain." http://www.itsyourmountain.com/

Latest Episodes

Wyoming's 32nd Governor - Matthew H. Mead

For episode 100, the guys are joined by their former boss, the 32nd Governor of Wyoming, Governor Matthew H. Mead. They cover his many natural resource accomplishments--topics like wolves, sage grouse, the Land and Water Conservation Fund, outdoor recreation, and the Endangered Species Act. They also discuss how politics should work, the importance of collaboration, the Bull Moose party, the Governor's mountain, and more. This is a special episode--check it out!

92 MIN4 d ago
Comments
Wyoming's 32nd Governor - Matthew H. Mead

Recent Federal, Tribal, and State Wildlife Management Conflicts

They guys provide updates on William Perry Pendley's tenure overseeing the Bureau of Land Management; the status of the Herrera case that is defining the extent of Tribal hunting rights under an 1868 Treaty; and the recent decision by the Trump administration to defer to the Alaska Department of Game and Fish for managing wildlife on National Preserves. Mix in a natural disaster damaging Dave and Mike's homes mid recording, and you have the makings of a wonky and entertaining episode.

99 MIN1 w ago
Comments
Recent Federal, Tribal, and State Wildlife Management Conflicts

When Lawsuits About Grizzly Bears Aren't Really About Grizzly Bears

Dave and Nephi highlight several lawsuits that are using grizzly bears to end other practices on public lands, and explain how groups can use the Endangered Species Act to advance other objectives like ending hunting and grazing. Other topics include: auditions to replace Mike; the Great American Outdoors Act; how to best talk to our elected officials; how the hunting license draw is like the NFL draft; real time licence draw results in Wyoming; and more. Tune in!

72 MIN2 w ago
Comments
When Lawsuits About Grizzly Bears Aren't Really About Grizzly Bears

Great American Outdoors Act

You've probably seen reference to the Great American Outdoors Act on the news and Social Media and how it's likely becoming law, but may be fuzzy on the details. Dave and Nephi discuss the bill and what it would do for National Parks and other federal public lands. They also work through many of the criticisms and accolades of the bill so that you can make an informed decision. Check out this episode, and share it with all of your outdoor loving friends.

63 MIN3 w ago
Comments
Great American Outdoors Act

Hunting Policy and Artifact Hunting with Jana Waller of Skull Bound TV

Jana Waller joins the guys to discuss what she's been up to since the last time she was on the podcast. She describes the transition from her show Skull Bound to her new show Skull Bound Chronicles. Other topics include: the Hunting and Shooting Sports Conservation Council, hunting fossils and cultural resources in Utah (and the importance of leaving what you find), old school hunting gear, hunters as ambassadors to non-hunters, and so much more! You don't want to miss this one!

77 MINJUN 2
Comments
Hunting Policy and Artifact Hunting with Jana Waller of Skull Bound TV

Pack Animals v Wild Sheep

This episode has a bit of everything. The guys provide an update on grizzly bear delisting, pontificate on the Endangered Species Act, outline a new lawsuit challenging temporary agency appointments, and highlight the National Environmental Policy Act process. Then, they provide a 30,000 ft. break down a pack llama controversy in Alaska's Chugach National Forest, and briefly discuss wild sheep/domestic animal conflict. There's a lot to unpack in this meandering conversation.

99 MINMAY 19
Comments
Pack Animals v Wild Sheep

AdVANture Hunter with Jim Kinsey and Brandon Nelson

Jim Kinsey and Brandon Nelson are Co-hosts of the upcoming show "AdVANture Hunter", airing on the Sportsman Channel in Jan. 2021. They joined the guys to talk about criss-crossing the country in search of adventure while living in a kitted out Mercedes Sprinter Van. From spearfishing and elk hunting to dinosaur digs and sustainable living, Jim and Brandon give listeners a sneak peak at what is sure to be a the AdVANture of a lifetime! Check it out!

71 MINMAY 5
Comments
AdVANture Hunter with Jim Kinsey and Brandon Nelson

Five Recent Natural Resource Decisions You Should Know About

Just because the economy is shut down and people are hunkered at home doesn't mean federal and state agencies are shut down as well. They are still making important decisions involving your land, water, and wildlife resources. The Your Mountain crew discuss 5 recent decisions that you may have missed. They also share what they are looking forward to doing first once the pandemic ends; Dave is speechless upon learning of Nephi's affinity for bro country; and Mike reveals more than ever before.

80 MINAPR 21
Comments
Five Recent Natural Resource Decisions You Should Know About

The Artemis Sportswomen Program with Marcia Brownlee

Marcia Brownelee joins the guys to discuss the National Wildlife Federation's Artemis Sportswomen program. She shares her story about finding hunting as an adult; her most memorable hunt; continuing to learn as a hunter; and how she wound up working in conservation. Other topics include: the history and purpose of the Artemis program; limitations for women becoming hunters; how to become a hunter; training advocates; how to get involved in Artemis; the Artemis podcast; Marcia's Mountain; and more.

79 MINAPR 14
Comments
The Artemis Sportswomen Program with Marcia Brownlee

Mule Deer, Ethics, and Storytelling with Miles Moretti

Mule Deer Foundation President and CEO, Miles Moretti joins Dave and Nephi to deliver a master class on oration and story telling. Topics include: Miles's memorable career experiences; being an effective advocate; shed hunting; long memories; selling animal location data; MDF habitat projects and partnerships; maintaining hunter support from wildlife agencies; Miles's Mountain; and so much more. This is the fastest hour and forty eight minutes to which you'll ever listen!

108 MINAPR 7
Comments
Mule Deer, Ethics, and Storytelling with Miles Moretti

Latest Episodes

Wyoming's 32nd Governor - Matthew H. Mead

For episode 100, the guys are joined by their former boss, the 32nd Governor of Wyoming, Governor Matthew H. Mead. They cover his many natural resource accomplishments--topics like wolves, sage grouse, the Land and Water Conservation Fund, outdoor recreation, and the Endangered Species Act. They also discuss how politics should work, the importance of collaboration, the Bull Moose party, the Governor's mountain, and more. This is a special episode--check it out!

92 MIN4 d ago
Comments
Wyoming's 32nd Governor - Matthew H. Mead

Recent Federal, Tribal, and State Wildlife Management Conflicts

They guys provide updates on William Perry Pendley's tenure overseeing the Bureau of Land Management; the status of the Herrera case that is defining the extent of Tribal hunting rights under an 1868 Treaty; and the recent decision by the Trump administration to defer to the Alaska Department of Game and Fish for managing wildlife on National Preserves. Mix in a natural disaster damaging Dave and Mike's homes mid recording, and you have the makings of a wonky and entertaining episode.

99 MIN1 w ago
Comments
Recent Federal, Tribal, and State Wildlife Management Conflicts

When Lawsuits About Grizzly Bears Aren't Really About Grizzly Bears

Dave and Nephi highlight several lawsuits that are using grizzly bears to end other practices on public lands, and explain how groups can use the Endangered Species Act to advance other objectives like ending hunting and grazing. Other topics include: auditions to replace Mike; the Great American Outdoors Act; how to best talk to our elected officials; how the hunting license draw is like the NFL draft; real time licence draw results in Wyoming; and more. Tune in!

72 MIN2 w ago
Comments
When Lawsuits About Grizzly Bears Aren't Really About Grizzly Bears

Great American Outdoors Act

You've probably seen reference to the Great American Outdoors Act on the news and Social Media and how it's likely becoming law, but may be fuzzy on the details. Dave and Nephi discuss the bill and what it would do for National Parks and other federal public lands. They also work through many of the criticisms and accolades of the bill so that you can make an informed decision. Check out this episode, and share it with all of your outdoor loving friends.

63 MIN3 w ago
Comments
Great American Outdoors Act

Hunting Policy and Artifact Hunting with Jana Waller of Skull Bound TV

Jana Waller joins the guys to discuss what she's been up to since the last time she was on the podcast. She describes the transition from her show Skull Bound to her new show Skull Bound Chronicles. Other topics include: the Hunting and Shooting Sports Conservation Council, hunting fossils and cultural resources in Utah (and the importance of leaving what you find), old school hunting gear, hunters as ambassadors to non-hunters, and so much more! You don't want to miss this one!

77 MINJUN 2
Comments
Hunting Policy and Artifact Hunting with Jana Waller of Skull Bound TV

Pack Animals v Wild Sheep

This episode has a bit of everything. The guys provide an update on grizzly bear delisting, pontificate on the Endangered Species Act, outline a new lawsuit challenging temporary agency appointments, and highlight the National Environmental Policy Act process. Then, they provide a 30,000 ft. break down a pack llama controversy in Alaska's Chugach National Forest, and briefly discuss wild sheep/domestic animal conflict. There's a lot to unpack in this meandering conversation.

99 MINMAY 19
Comments
Pack Animals v Wild Sheep

AdVANture Hunter with Jim Kinsey and Brandon Nelson

Jim Kinsey and Brandon Nelson are Co-hosts of the upcoming show "AdVANture Hunter", airing on the Sportsman Channel in Jan. 2021. They joined the guys to talk about criss-crossing the country in search of adventure while living in a kitted out Mercedes Sprinter Van. From spearfishing and elk hunting to dinosaur digs and sustainable living, Jim and Brandon give listeners a sneak peak at what is sure to be a the AdVANture of a lifetime! Check it out!

71 MINMAY 5
Comments
AdVANture Hunter with Jim Kinsey and Brandon Nelson

Five Recent Natural Resource Decisions You Should Know About

Just because the economy is shut down and people are hunkered at home doesn't mean federal and state agencies are shut down as well. They are still making important decisions involving your land, water, and wildlife resources. The Your Mountain crew discuss 5 recent decisions that you may have missed. They also share what they are looking forward to doing first once the pandemic ends; Dave is speechless upon learning of Nephi's affinity for bro country; and Mike reveals more than ever before.

80 MINAPR 21
Comments
Five Recent Natural Resource Decisions You Should Know About

The Artemis Sportswomen Program with Marcia Brownlee

Marcia Brownelee joins the guys to discuss the National Wildlife Federation's Artemis Sportswomen program. She shares her story about finding hunting as an adult; her most memorable hunt; continuing to learn as a hunter; and how she wound up working in conservation. Other topics include: the history and purpose of the Artemis program; limitations for women becoming hunters; how to become a hunter; training advocates; how to get involved in Artemis; the Artemis podcast; Marcia's Mountain; and more.

79 MINAPR 14
Comments
The Artemis Sportswomen Program with Marcia Brownlee

Mule Deer, Ethics, and Storytelling with Miles Moretti

Mule Deer Foundation President and CEO, Miles Moretti joins Dave and Nephi to deliver a master class on oration and story telling. Topics include: Miles's memorable career experiences; being an effective advocate; shed hunting; long memories; selling animal location data; MDF habitat projects and partnerships; maintaining hunter support from wildlife agencies; Miles's Mountain; and so much more. This is the fastest hour and forty eight minutes to which you'll ever listen!

108 MINAPR 7
Comments
Mule Deer, Ethics, and Storytelling with Miles Moretti
hmly
Welcome to Himalaya LearningDozens of podcourses featuring over 100 experts are waiting for you.