Today I am joined by Shed Crazy, Ben Dettamanti. Ben is known pretty much across the internet as Shed Crazy and spends the majority of his time picking up sheds. In fact, about a year ago Ben quit his full-time job and started picking up sheds full time and building a YouTube channel. Most will know Ben through Shed Crazy on social media and YouTube but Ben is also a successful elk hunter, having taken great bulls on OTC Utah hunts. If you know anything about OTC Utah bull tags it’s that they are tough hunts and very few people consistently take good bulls off of those areas. We also talk a fair amount about hunting wallows, a tactic that gets overlooked quite often. We dive into various wallow tactics and how to utilize wallows at various times during the season.
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Meet Ben Dettamanti AKA “ShedCrazy” – Start
Ben’s Career: The Big Leap – 5:25
Maximizing OTC Tags – 10:43
Ben’s First OTC Elk Bow Hunt – 14:54
OTC Tags: Struggles & Mistakes – 19:58
Tactics & Elk Behavior – 25:12
Ben’s OTC 350 Bull 37:17
Advice to Novice Hunters – 41:16
Rifle or Bow? – 43:36
Advice: Getting into the Industry – 46:31
His 2018 Plan’s – 48:23
Ben got a Backcountry Fuel Box – 50:12
Where to Find Ben Online – 52:08