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MAC Outdoors with Mia Anstine

Mia Anstine shares adventures, advice, fun facts, and survival tips in the modern-day Wild West. She's a mom, hunting guide, and writer living on a Colorado ranch. TUNE IN because you never know who her guests will be, what obstacles can be overcome, or the inspiration that will be shared.
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Aug 31, 2018

This week Mia and Lea share tips on easy ways to keep your gun clean and functioning properly. Pay attention because you'll hear stories on what not to do and experiences to learn from. They also give you some awesome snack ideas for your college, hunting, or hiking adventures. Lea tells her story of how she turned to healthy snacks and foods to keep her in tip-top competition and hunting shape.

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Aug 24, 2018

This week Mia and Lea talk about the best ways to get in shape for your next archery hunt. They share ways to better your shooting and prepare your muscles for the journey. They also share ways to be successful after you were successful; caring for your meat. You'll hear stories about their favorite game meats and how you can make yours taste even better by avoiding the “gamey” taste.

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Aug 17, 2018

This week Mia and Lea share some in sites on how to win some awesome stuff for supporting National Shooting month. They also share ideas and safety tips for your range days. Mia and Lea recount some of their adventures from the past and getting outdoors and seeing all the beautiful things around you.

It's National Shooting Sports Month and the National Shooting Sports Foundation is giving away prizes. Tag us and you range time with #letsgoshooting!

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Aug 1, 2018

This week on MAC Outdoors with Mia and Lea the pair talks about building AR rifles and share an incident where being naive resulted in an attack.

Lea is building her first AR rifle. Learn about all the options you have to choose from, why some are important, and why you’d want that style of gun.

After visiting with their cousin at the family reunion and learning she’d been attacked by a homeless man, Mia and Lea want to share some tips with you. Learn ways you can arm yourself, mentally, physically, and with a firearm.

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Jul 21, 2018

This week Mia and Lea follow up on Lea’s coaching adventure with a young high school athlete and how she did at the national competition. Lea also shares some rodeo news as she cheers on team Colorado at the National finals. Mia tells us some great news about an awesome archery elk tag she has in hand and is actively scouting for. She shares tips and just what to look for when preparing for a fall hunt. Plus you'll hear about some fun things to find outdoors.

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Jul 13, 2018

This week at MAC we share our holiday fun, which included friends, family and of course, range time. Mia talks about a special women's shoot where she helps teach. On day one she helped educate women about AR-style rifles, how to use open sites and assisted in teaching long-range shooting with the help of a .50 caliber BMG. The next day she was impressed as she helped with 3-D archery and a 71-year-old woman who is doing it all.

Lea shares some family fun competition at the shotgun range. Learn about Annie Oakley and how you can use the game to learn focus at the range. She also brought a friend along this holiday. The family and friends share an impressive story about sighting in at the rifle range.

 

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Jun 30, 2018

This week at MAC we share ways to find your comfort zone while shooting competitively, how to coach a friend or family member, plus some fun ways you can spend some quality time in the outdoors. Lea shares an update about her coaching of a friend who will be shooting in the National High School Rodeo competition. Learn the dilemmas shes had as a coach and how she finds the best stance for this young lady.

Mia asks about ways Lea has been finding time to get outdoors. The two share experiences plus some ideas about how you too an have fun outside this summer.

 

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Jun 23, 2018

Lea shares with us what her spring and summer have consisted of with her first year not being home in Colorado. She tells us of her rodeo, shooting and coaching adventures. We get to hear about some of the great people she has met, the challenges they’ve faced and the accomplishments they are striving to reach. Important links for today’s show:

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May 2, 2018

Mia and Lea share a recap of the year and all the adventures the college girl has encountered. From shooting competitions to hunting. They also share some fun Mother’s Day gift ideas for the outdoor and gun loving mom. Important links for today’s show:

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Apr 24, 2018

Today Mia is giving us a turkey hunting recap and Lea tells us how she finds her way around in the woods. While Mia's hunting an area she knows like the back of her hand Lea, the college student, is exploring new territory. She's divulging her secrets and giving you advice as to how you can learn new areas too. 

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Apr 13, 2018

We're scouting and preparing for turkey hunts in two different states. Lea recounts a scouting experience while Mia prepares for guiding. You'll find a few laughs, some gear and gift tips, plus learn about turkey hunting.

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Apr 5, 2018

We've been sharing a lot of the serious news so today we're giving you the craziest things you've heard all day. We hope this makes you smile. We also want today's podcast to bring some interaction as we're asking YOU for a lot of advice. Listen up as we talk about some outrageous laws. Tells us your thoughts over at our social outlets.

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Mar 16, 2018

On this week's episode, Mia and Lea share guns in the news and the way media can skew a story. They discuss the recent walk out and what it represents. They also share a few places where you can learn more about gun safety.

This week's highlights in the news are those of school shootings, supposed gun experts accidentally discharging firearms in classrooms, walk-outs, and needed training. Mia and Lea share thoughts form a mother and daughter/college student as to what is going on in the country. What is helping, what the media is doing that is hurting, and where you can go to learn about safe gun handling.

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Mar 9, 2018

Today on the MAC Outdoors podcast with Mia and Lea the duo talk about the age requirements for concealed carry, educating young students in firearms safety, and teaching college-age teens how to shoot.

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Feb 23, 2018

There are a lot of things we don't understand so today Mia and Lea are talking about one little piece of a large topic. -- Young adults and firearms responsibility. Tune in, share your comments, and hopefully learn a little from a responsible young gun owner.

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Feb 16, 2018

Mia shares three "made for women" shotguns, plus Lea gives us an update on a whitetail hunt she attended, an upcoming turkey hunt, and the latest happenings in her college life. Listen up, share, and comment to let us know what you like and what you’d like to hear about.

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Feb 9, 2018

In this week's MAC Outdoors podcast Lea quarries Mia about some of the things she found at SHOT Show. Lea's first week of the semester at school fell on the same week as the great Shooting, Hunting, Outdoor Tradeshow so she wasn't able to attend. Mia shares just a few of the items she happened to see. Listen up, share, and comment to let us know what you like and what you'd like to hear about.

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Feb 2, 2018

Today the duo talks about Lea's end of season trap shoot, her health, a steep hunting excursion, and more. 

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Oct 30, 2017

Pagosa Springs, Co: In episode 028 of the MAC Outdoors Podcast with Mia and Lea the duo shares shooting tips the learned from pro shotgun instructor, Elizabeth Lanier-Fennel. Mia taught archery at the SHE NEVER QUIT fundraising event, but also learned some key points everyone should know whey they shoot a shotgun.

Learn about shotgun stance, mounting, pointing, swinging, and more. If you have ever missed a bird or clay, you need to hear these pointers.

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Oct 20, 2017

In episode 027 of the MAC Outdoors Podcast with Mia and Lea the duo talk about trap shooting and common differences between her new range and the old one.

One fun thing about going to new places in learning different ways of doing things. The most successful people are able to adapt to the differences. Lea talks about some things she's sharing and those that she's learning. She also addresses a safety-related issue, in which she stepped in to keep the gun from "just going off." 

Listen up as Lea tells us about the new, to her, range.

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Oct 16, 2017

Pagosa Springs, Co: In episode 026 of the MAC Outdoors Podcast with Mia and Lea the duo discusses how Lea is overcoming obstacles to win shooting competitions.

Many times we battle ourselves when we're at the line, ready to shoot. Then there's the competition, which sometimes tries to get into your head. And of course, the elements, be it heat, cold, wind, or other things Mother Nature throws our way.

Listen up as Lea tells us how obstacles have appeared before her, how she addressed them and how she used them as challenges to shoot for the win.

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MAC Outdoors Podcast: Each week the dynamic mother/daughter duo share their hunting, shooting, and outdoor adventures. You’ll find tips, tricks, lessons, and tales from the trail. Mia is a mom, hunting guide, writer, and vlogger who lives on a ranch in Colorado. Her daughter, Lea, also a guide, is a passionate young hunter who’s recently finished high school and is now in the first year of her college journey. TUNE IN because you never know what obstacles and inspiration they’ll encounter as they head outside for new adventures.

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Oct 7, 2017

Pagosa Springs, Co: In episode 025 of the MAC Outdoors Podcast with Mia and Lea the duo shares an incident, where police should've been involved, which occurred on their way to deliver Lea to college. 

Learn why you should call the police in just such an instance. Learn whether or not you should use your carry gun. Share your thoughts about what you would do.

If you're choosing colleges right now, you may want to learn how. Lea talks about how she got her gun to school, some of the conveniences and inconveniences of storing it, and she talks about a gun case she's using now.

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MAC Outdoors Podcast: Each week the dynamic mother/daughter duo share their hunting, shooting, and outdoor adventures. You’ll find tips, tricks, lessons, and tales from the trail. Mia is a mom, hunting guide, writer, and vlogger who lives on a ranch in Colorado. Her daughter, Lea, also a guide, is a passionate young hunter who’s recently finished high school and is now in the first year of her college journey. TUNE IN because you never know what obstacles and inspiration they’ll encounter as they head outside for new adventures.

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Oct 1, 2017

Pagosa Springs, Co: In episode 024 of the MAC Outdoors Podcast with Mia and Lea the duo is sharing tips, gear, and advice for taking a summer pack trip. The event is the last vacation of the new college student. 

Learn the difference between a camping trip and pack trip. The two share the fun of taking horses in the mountains. Lea teaches her friend about water filtration. They use their solar glasses and binoculars to look at the sun during the solar eclipse. Lea shares her favorite pieces of equipment to take to camp. Mia talks about meals, snacks, and other important items.

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Legit Outdoors YouTube
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Mia’s Facebook Page
Mia’s Twitter

MAC Outdoors Podcast: Each week the dynamic mother/daughter duo share their hunting, shooting, and outdoor adventures. You’ll find tips, tricks, lessons, and tales from the trail. Mia is a mom, hunting guide, writer, and vlogger who lives on a ranch in Colorado. Her daughter, Lea, also a guide, is a passionate young hunter who’s recently finished high school and is now in the first year of her college journey. TUNE IN because you never know what obstacles and inspiration they’ll encounter as they head outside for new adventures.

Jul 7, 2017

023 - Independence Day Grilling, Bear Break-Ins, and More - MAC Outdoors Podcast

Mia Anstine and Lea Leggitt are reading some local Colorado news about bear break-ins and recounting their personal experiences.

 

Pagosa Springs, Co: In episode 023 of the MAC Outdoors Podcast with Mia and Lea the duo is catching up after the 4th of July weekend. Break-ins were a highlight in the news in Colorado. 

A bear who made headlines weeks ago appears in the mainstream again. Previously he'd followed a woman into her garage as she filmed him outside her car door. One can only guess where he's turned up now. Tune in as Mia and Lea share the story, not only of this bear but also of another in their corner of the state, who's said to "have the right to bear arms."

Finally, all the tales lead the two to share a couple of their hair-raising close encounter experiences. You don't want to miss this week's news, tips, and tales. Share yours via the social links below.

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Mia’s Twitter

 

MAC Outdoors Podcast: Each week the dynamic mother/daughter duo share their hunting, shooting, and outdoor adventures. You’ll find tips, tricks, lessons, and tales from the trail. Mia is a mom, hunting guide, writer, and vlogger who lives on a ranch in Colorado. Her daughter, Lea, also a guide, is a passionate young hunter who’s recently finished high school and is prepping for the journey to college. TUNE IN because you never know what obstacles and inspiration they’ll encounter as they head outside for new adventures.

 

Jun 30, 2017

Best Shotguns, Anti-Gunners, and Great Gear on MAC Outdoors Podcast

Mia Anstine and Lea Leggitt compare Lea's current shotgun with one she's ordered.

 

Pagosa Springs, Co: In episode 022 of the MAC Outdoors Podcast with Mia and Lea the duo is comparing shotguns, discussing a new fave, dealing with new shooters, anti-gunners, and sharing great gear.

If you’re looking for a shotgun for the range, you need to hear about the new shotgun Lea got her hands on. She’s recounting her experience in testing the Winchester model 101 Sporting 12 gauge shotgun. Plus she loves to teach new shooters and had the opportunity to give an anti-gunner a positive first experience at the shotgun range.

Mia found an innovative bore cleaning kit at last week’s Professional Outdoor Media Association (POMA) Conference. Learn about that and other shotgun gear on this week’s MAC Outdoors podcast.

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Legit Outdoors YouTube
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Lea’s Twitter
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Mia’s Facebook Page
Mia’s Twitter

 

MAC Outdoors Podcast: Each week the dynamic mother/daughter duo share their hunting, shooting, and outdoor adventures. You’ll find tips, tricks, lessons, and tales from the trail. Mia is a mom, hunting guide, writer, and vlogger who lives on a ranch in Colorado. Her daughter, Lea, also a guide, is a passionate young hunter who’s recently finished high school and is prepping for the journey to college. TUNE IN because you never know what obstacles and inspiration they’ll encounter as they head outside for new adventures.

 

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