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Hunting, fishing, conservation and the stories we all share on our outdoor journey. An outdoor dad and a former major leaguer team up to talk outdoors with experts in all fields.

Hunting, fishing, conservation and the stories we all share on our outdoor journey. An outdoor dad and a former major leaguer team up to talk outdoors with experts in all fields.

Location:

Milwaukee, WI

Description:

Hunting, fishing, conservation and the stories we all share on our outdoor journey. An outdoor dad and a former major leaguer team up to talk outdoors with experts in all fields.

Language:

English


Episodes

The Key To Open Door County

7/1/2022
Ridder and Tasker are chatting about some of the keys to catching monster smallmouth bass in Door County, WI plus Ridder shares his experience fishing his first kayak bass tournament out of Sturgeon Baym WI. Plus we look at a controversy over elk in Nebraska, the re-branding of asian carp and a tip to help you save money this summer while running your outboard motors. [connect: @onthetailgate @thereelridder @wiscobowhunting | email: shaunridder@iheartmedia.com]

Duration:00:44:58

Success Starts Before September

6/23/2022
SPECIAL EDITION: Ridder, Wags and Tasker discuss a list of things that you can nad should be doing now to help you succeed in bagging a whitetail this fall. Food plots, ground prep, gear, timelines and moon phases all are covered in this show recorded LIVE at BuckRub Outfitters in Peawaukee, WI. [Connect: @onthetailgate @thereelridder @wiscobowhunting @buckrubarchery | email: shaunridder@iheartmedia.com]

Duration:00:49:42

We Owe It To Dad

6/15/2022
Ridder and Tasker share memories of time outdoors with "Dad". And we are joined by a pretty famous dad and country music superstar, who also has a very famous dad that he owes alot to; Thomas Rhett joins us. Plus we share some great gift ideas for the outdoors dad in your life. [connect: @onthetailgate @thereelridder @wiscobowhunting @thomasrhett | email: shaunridder@iheartmedia.com]

Duration:00:42:40

OnlyCatfished...

6/9/2022
Ridder and Tasker are talking this week about the lure that changed the fishing game and why they are so expensive. Plus they talk about poachers in northern Wisconsin, an animal scaring people in the area, and Ridder says you won't believe what catfish will eat! [connect: @onthetailgate @thereelridder @wiscobowhunting | email: shaunridder@iheartmedia.com]

Duration:00:46:11

Can't Learn What You Know

6/3/2022
Ridder and Tasker discuss some adventures on the water over the holiday weekend including a PSA of what NOT to do if your boat isn't working. Tasker also has an interesting theory about the whitetail season ahead based on something he's been noticing on the highway. Plus Ridder and Tasker talk about some fishing basics and why this show is meant to help and make outdoors approachable and not intimidating. [connect: @onthetailgate @thereelridder @wiscobowhunting | email:...

Duration:00:53:01

Forkin Redneck Things

5/27/2022
Ridder, Wags and Tasker share some great deals outdoors enthusiasts can take advantage of over the Memorial Day Weekend, including one from Mountain Dew that Ridder is involved with. Plus we revisit something the Wisconsin DNR started this spring with trail cameras, how's wags coaching career going? And Ridder and Tasker talk about the record breaking BASS event at Lake Fork and what we all could learn as conservationists. [connect: @onthetailgate @thereelridder @wiscobowhunting | email:...

Duration:00:47:03

Turtle Soup'd

5/20/2022
Ridder, Wags and Tasker share the hilarity of their most recent outdoor outings including a crappie day on the water, a 20 minute hunt and would people actually come to a live recording of the show at a baseball game? Plus an over 5lb sunfish was just caught and the group asks why is spearfishing not allowed on inland lakes. Finally we find out how Tasker was "turtled".

Duration:00:45:24

Returning to Bedding

5/13/2022
Ridder and Tasker are talking about the affect of fishing bedded bass. Plus they are talking about a new program the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is implementing to get trail cam owners involved, how fast is the elk population growing in Wisconsin, why are wild fires a concern even with a wet spring and a tribute to the father of modern bass fishing, the late Ray Scott. [connect: @onthetailgate @thereelridder @wiscobowhuntng | email: shaunridder@iheartmedia.com]

Duration:00:50:46

Returning to Bedding

5/12/2022
Ridder and Tasker are talking about the affect of fishing bedded bass. Plus they are talking about a new program the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is implementing to get trail cam owners involved, how fast is the elk population growing in Wisconsin, why are wild fires a concern even with a wet spring and a tribute to the father of modern bass fishing, the late Ray Scott. [connect: @onthetailgate @thereelridder @wiscobowhuntng | email: shaunridder@iheartmedia.com]

Duration:00:46:05

Unknown Bass CULTure

5/5/2022
Ridder and Tasker are in studio discussing the fishing opener in Wisconsin and the midwest along with some updates on the Wyoming corner crossing case, why did a restaurant have over 350 shark fins in the freezer? And there is a cool NEW feature on the show that will allow you to connect with us while listening on the iHeartRadio app. Ridder also shares his newest fishing storage project along with insight into the unknown world of a bass fishing culture, that may have members more...

Duration:00:46:05

Brotherhood of Bowhunters and Muskie Maniacs

4/29/2022
Ridder and Tasker are joined by Clam Pro Jon Reznack and Snapback Outdoors Vince Markwiese to talk muskellunge fishing. Does it really take 10,000 casts to catch a musky? Plus we explore what links bow hunters and Musky anglers. And one of Wisconsin's hidden gem Musky lakes is revealed. [connect: @onthetailgate @wiscobowhunting @jon_reznack @snapback_outdoors | email: shaunridder@iheartmedia.com]

Duration:00:52:25

The Okayest Show Ever

4/21/2022
Ridder and Tasker are joined this week by the man behind the popular social media account Okayest Hunter. Perhaps you've seen their content on Instagram or TikTok recently. Eric Clark joins the boys to talk about the mission behind Okayest Hunter and what role social media plays in the outdoors world. [connect: @okayest_hunter @onthetailgate @thereelridder @et5504 | email: shaunridder@iheartmedia.com]

Duration:00:35:26

Bourbon Baiting Walleyes

4/15/2022
Ridder, Wags and Tasker talk about the Spring survey the Wisconsin DNR put out. Plus Ridder shares the crazy place he bumped into Wags recently and what Wags was doing. With new seasons come regulations changes and some of them regarding walleyes have people upset. And what does bourbon and fishing baits have in common? [connect: @onthetailgate @thereelridder @et5504 | email: shaunridder@iheartmedia.com]

Duration:00:37:35

Opportunity Awaits!

4/7/2022
Ridder and Wags are joined by an ex outfitter from Wyoming to give another perspective to the 90/10 ruling that we discussed on an earlier show "The Death of the DIY Western Hunt". They then discuss things they do to start spring and breakdown some new opportunities to enjoy the outdoors north of the border in 2022. [connect: @onthetailgate @thereelridder @et5504 | email: shaunridder@iheartmedia.com]

Duration:00:31:07

Wags Has All the Tags

4/1/2022
Ridder, Wags and Tasker chat about the recent trend in professional bass fishing tournaments involving weather cancellations. Plus Wags shares a new project he's involved with as he gets ready for the upcoming spring and turkey seasons. [connect: @onthetailgate @thereelridder @et5504 | email: shaunridder@iheartmedia.com]

Duration:00:28:53

The Death of the DIY Western Hunt

3/25/2022
Ridder, Wags and Tasker talk about the impact and possible outcomes from the new Wyoming bill SB 103 also known as the 90/10 rule and how it could affect hunters everywhere. Plus we chat a bit about the evolution of the outdoor enthusiast and some of what spring has to offer in the outdoors. [connect: @onthetailgate @onairridder @et5504 | email: shaunridder@iheartmedia.com]

Duration:00:35:52

Average Invasive Smallmouth

3/10/2022
Ridder and Tasker recap the record setting Bassmaster Classic. Plus they cover a story that calls Smallmouth Bass INVASIVE? What is an outdoors sport other than fishing that could be live streamed and you would watch? Plus they dive into a near record Crappie and Tiger Musky catch in the last week along with some chatter about what it means to be "average" at any outdoor sport.

Duration:00:46:12

Smile! You're On Camera...

3/4/2022
Ridder and Tasker talk about the use of trail cameras in he outdoors as many western states are banning them. How far is too far with "surveillance tech"? Plus we hear about Tasker's experience fishing on a recent trip to Mexico and Ridder goes fangirl for the Bassmaster Classic. [connect: @onthetailgate @thereelridder @et5504 | email: shaun.ridder@iheartmedia.com]

Duration:00:41:13

Son of a Beach!

2/11/2022
Ridder and Tasker talk about traveling places to fish, all-inclusive resort tips and why the wind can ruin a vacation. Plus they talk about the return of professional bass fishing season and how ice fishing lead to prostitution? [connect: @onthetailgate @thereelridder @et5504 | email: shaunridder@iheartmedia.com]

Duration:00:51:02

Unfair Treatment of the Elk Burger

1/28/2022
Ridder, Wags and Tasker argue about the best wild game food in a top 16 bracket. Plus they are talking about predators and what is the biggest casue of declining whitetail population in the upper midwest. [connect: @onthetailgate @thereelridder @et5504 | email: shaunridder@iheartmedia.com]

Duration:00:45:48