Cover image of Outlandish
(51)
Society & Culture
Places & Travel
Sports
Wilderness

Outlandish

Updated 8 days ago

Society & Culture
Places & Travel
Sports
Wilderness
Read more

Outlandish is a podcast started by the United States Forest Service as part of our "Your Forests Your Future." campaign. Through this podcast we will bring you interesting and relevant stories about what's happening out on your public lands right now!

Read more

Outlandish is a podcast started by the United States Forest Service as part of our "Your Forests Your Future." campaign. Through this podcast we will bring you interesting and relevant stories about what's happening out on your public lands right now!

iTunes Ratings

51 Ratings
Average Ratings
47
3
0
1
0

A great listen!

By Sagebrush725 - Aug 30 2018
Read more
Great interviews of public land users!

Great podcast!

By Mrs Stennin - Aug 17 2018
Read more
You girls are great to listen too! I really enjoyed your show.

iTunes Ratings

51 Ratings
Average Ratings
47
3
0
1
0

A great listen!

By Sagebrush725 - Aug 30 2018
Read more
Great interviews of public land users!

Great podcast!

By Mrs Stennin - Aug 17 2018
Read more
You girls are great to listen too! I really enjoyed your show.
Cover image of Outlandish

Outlandish

Latest release on Aug 05, 2019

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

Updated by OwlTail 8 days ago

Rank #1: Fly-Fishing: A Journey of Persistence

Podcast cover
Read more

Does getting better at something increase our enjoyment of it? In today's episode, producer Monica Gokey asks the question of whether aptitude affects how much we enjoy a particular activity - in this case, fly-fishing. We'll also hear from an expert on how waterway access differs from public land access. Pull out your fly rod, tie a fly, and put in your earbuds - Outlandish is heading to the river! 

Jun 24 2019

42mins

Play

Rank #2: S2E15: Grazing Part 1: Sagebrush Sea

Podcast cover
Read more

This week on Outlandish, we're diving into a two-part series on grazing and public lands. We're handing the mic off to Monica Gokey, who's taking us out to the great sagebrush sea - to a place where the relationship between ranchers and the land they run cattle on is so intertwined that people can hardly remember it any other way.

Sep 10 2018

47mins

Play

Rank #3: Iditarod Flashback

Podcast cover
Read more

Outlandish is in full-on production with season three around the corner... but in the meantime, we're re-releasing an interview with our favorite Iditarod musher, Jesse Royer. Jesse's running at the front of the pack in this year's race. We couldn't pass up the chance to put her amazing voice back on the airwaves. We're rooting for you, Jesse! Mush on.

Mar 09 2019

1hr 12mins

Play

Rank #4: Ep.6 Conquering the Continent | The Great American Through Hikes

Podcast cover
Read more
Canada or Mexico? out.LAND.ish guest reporter Gina Knudson takes us on an adventure along her favorite National Scenic Trail; the Continental Divide Trail, which spans the United States, north to south, border to border. We'll learn about Trail Angles, Hiker Boxes, and the lucky among us may even just get our own "Trail Name."

Sep 14 2017

47mins

Play

Rank #5: S2E13 What You Can Find in Glaciers

Podcast cover
Read more

On this episode of Outlandish, we bring you one of the most incredible stories I've ever heard. It all started with our adventure to see a glacier full of extinct bugs, that sadly no longer exists.  My fascination with this concept lead me to someone who made one of the most significant archeological finds.  Download this episode today to hear this amazing tale of friends on a hunting trip that discovered history.

Aug 27 2018

36mins

Play

Rank #6: S2E21: Hunting: Bringing Generations Together

Podcast cover
Read more

On this episode of Outlandish, we dive into the traditions and stories behind hunting. Hunting on public lands builds family bonds and cements an incredible important sense of place for many of us. It also allows many of us to feed our families. Download this episode today to hear how hunting deepens our relationships, both with each other and our environment.

Oct 29 2018

41mins

Play

Rank #7: Ep.3 Fungus Amongus!

Podcast cover
Read more
Put on your mushroom goggles and join Rachel Layman as she takes you on the spore-to-plate journey of a wild mushroom, with a few choose-your-own-adventure detours along the way. Don't try this at home unless you're sticking to the "foragers' golden rule."

Jun 13 2017

50mins

Play

Rank #8: S2E5 The Appalachian Trail

Podcast cover
Read more

On this episode of Outlandish, Liz and Mindy take a trip to the Appalachian Trail to learn about it's history with the native people and how much beauty it still holds today. 

Jul 02 2018

46mins

Play

Rank #9: S2E25: Celebrating 50 Years of Protecting our Most Scenic Rivers

Podcast cover
Read more

This week on Outlandish we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Wild and Scenic River Act, an Act that gives back to our splendid rivers by armoring them against the pressures of the outside world. Listen in as we follow its origin story and the brothers who made it happen.  

Nov 12 2018

40mins

Play

Rank #10: Ep.4 Chop. Chop. Chop.

Podcast cover
Read more
Take a deep breath and head out on a snowy adventure. Join Mindy Crowell as she immerses herself in all things trail running. There is a trail running camp? Is running like life? Or is it just plain hard? Find out for yourself without even breaking a sweat.

Jun 29 2017

43mins

Play

Rank #11: S2E24: Matt Rinella- Hunting with Llamas

Podcast cover
Read more

Today on Outlandish our guest reporter Monica Gokey has a chat with rangeland researcher and llama packing hunter, Matt Rinella. When it comes to public lands and hunting, Matt and his llamas have some great stories. 

Nov 05 2018

31mins

Play

Rank #12: S2E14: Dan Seffeirt: Ice Patch Archaeology

Podcast cover
Read more

On this bonus episode of Outlandish, I dig deeper into glaciers with an amazing geologist: Dan Seffeirt. He explains "ice patch archaeology" and how glaciers impact our ecosystems.

Sep 03 2018

21mins

Play

Rank #13: Ep.7 The Great American Road Trip: Part I

Podcast cover
Read more
Is it the destination? Or the journey? Everyone has a story to tell about road trips and our nation's often overlooked public lands serve as both the destination and journey. Because of this we have dedicated a two part series on the Great American Road Trip. Experience the Windshield Wilderness as Rachel explores public lands through the lens of the Great American Road Trip and builds some family values along the way.

Sep 28 2017

54mins

Play

Rank #14: Ep.9 A National Natural Deficiency

Podcast cover
Read more
Been feeling a little low lately? Like something's missing in your life? Perhaps you've got a case of NDD! In this episode we explore the growing phenomenon known as "Nature Deficiency Disorder" starting with the future of our public lands... kids!

Nov 03 2017

40mins

Play

Rank #15: Secret Climbs in the Big Choss

Podcast cover
Read more

Producer Nick Mott moved to Montana about a year ago. He’s an avid rock climber – and he noticed something really weird when he first moved there: It was super hard to find information on where and what all the climbs were. People were tight-lipped. At the same time, social media meant all kinds of public lands were getting busier than ever. So he started wonder: What does sharing information – or being secret about it – mean for the places we play?

Jul 01 2019

32mins

Play

Rank #16: S2E9: The Many Migrations

Podcast cover
Read more

On this episode of Outlandish we explore a variety of migration types happening in our own backyard.  Join us as we see what's happening in the air, in the water, and on the land as we bring in a special guest reporter to help us uncover these fascinating facts.

Jul 30 2018

46mins

Play

Rank #17: S2E1 Iditarod. Did you?

Podcast cover
Read more

Find out more at yourforestsyourfuture.org.

Welcome to Season 2 of Outlandish! For this episode, we traveled to  Alaska to see the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. Often referred to as “The Last Great Race,” this 1,000-mile long challenge is some of the roughest, most beautiful terrain Mother Nature has to offer.

Listen to this episode to hear us speak with the founders of The Iditarod. We hear their perspectives on what the event means to the state of Alaska and to the greater picture of humanity and our public lands.

Jun 04 2018

48mins

Play

Rank #18: S2E3 Shangri La

Podcast cover
Read more

On this episode of Outlandish, we explore one of the most beautiful bodies of water we've seen: Fossil Creek. We also learn about the history of the river, and it's relationship with the native people.  Download this episode now to hear about a truly remarkable gym that's hidden in Arizona.

Jun 18 2018

37mins

Play

Rank #19: S2E7: Wild Plans on Wild Lands!

Podcast cover
Read more

On this episode of Outlandish we explore groups of individuals raising awareness on public lands and social issues at the same time.

Jul 16 2018

36mins

Play

Rank #20: Ep.10 Get Out, Get Active, Be Heard

Podcast cover
Read more
Find out more at https://www.yourforestsyourfuture.org/ For our final episode of Season 1 we really wanted to go out with a bang! We really loved our first episode and our guest, Char Miller, and his knowledge of our public lands. As a result, we brought him back for more information. He gives us great insights on how anyone can take action and have a say on how our public lands are used and transformed. Speaking of taking action, we decided it would be a great idea to take our own advice. We decided to go on an adventure for the episode, visit some of the most beautiful canyons, and even go for a ride on snow bikes. Download this episode now to hear our adventure, and how you too can take part in having an active voice over our public lands. 5 Ways to Get Involved: 1) Go Hiking 2) Camp for a weekend 3) Hit the bike trails 4) Take a fishing trip 5) Join an organization that aligns with your interests Find out more at https://www.yourforestsyourfuture.org/

Feb 12 2018

42mins

Play