CBS11 Traffic Reporter, Madison Sawyer and I were invited by CCA Dallas to participate in their Sporting clays fundraiser and membership drive at the beautiful, Dallas Gun Club. We had a blast, shooting sporting clays, making new friendships and learning more about the great work being done by the Coastal Conservation Association (CCA) to preserve our coastal marine resources. It’s a fun day shooting clays to benefit the great efforts in preserving our coastal waters for generations to come.
Opening Day Dove 2018With dove season just around the corner, we revisit last year’s opening day. Woody and the DFW Outdoorsman Team were with former Rangers pitcher, Tim Crabtree and his son, Jackson, for Opening Day of dove season near Waxahachie. Tim and Jackson were new to the sport, and it’s safe to say that after the day we had, there are now two more North Texas outdoorsmen hooked on dove hunting! The guys at 3Curl Outfitters run a fantastic operation and really know how to get their hunters on the game! We had a great time and I’m sure our viewers will enjoy the trip as well!
Hidden Lakes 2 Upland Bird HuntWoody and the DFW Outdoorsman Team join Hidden Lakes Hunting Resort owner & operator, Cord Burnett, for a fantastic mixed bag upland bird hunt near Yantis, Texas. The birds are strong flyers, the dogs are great hunters and the shooting ain’t too bad either. Then, after the hunt, we are treated to an absolutely amazing meal! Hidden Lakes provides a fantastic, full service bird hunting, lodging and culinary experience right here in North Texas! Enjoy!
Greystone Castle 3 Duck HuntOn this episode of DFW Outdoorsman, we’re at the incredible Greystone Castle Sporting Club to experience a “flighted duck hunt”. Woody has a great time in the duck blind with Greystone’s General Manager, Andrew Wilcox and Greystone’s Sales Manager, Sean Cochran. It’s a little bit of smack talk, some pretty decent shooting and a whole lot of fun! We also get some instruction on their challenging sporting clays courses and we enjoy the truly world-class amenities this Orvis endorsed wingshooting, hunting and outdoor adventure lodge has to offer.
Greystone Castle 3 UplandWoody and the DFW Outdoorsman Team have a blast at the incredible Greystone Castle Sporting Club! We’re on a mixed bag upland bird hunt worthy of Greystone Castle’s, Orvis wing-shooting endorsement. We get to have some fun touring the grounds in their new ATV’s, and we shoot some clays on their awesome sporting clays courses with some advice from their clay shooting expert. We are also treated to amazing meals, and we get to stay in the truly world-class accommodations offered by the incredible Greystone Castle Sporting Club. You have got to check this place out!
Higgins Branchini Shooting FoundationWoody and the DFW Outdoorsman team travel to Forestburg, Texas, to go Chukar hunting! It’s the annual Higgins Branchini Shooting Foundation upland hunt and fundraiser to benefit collegiate shooters. We’re chasing these tricky birds through some hilly and wooded countryside, with old friends and new friends while raising funds to help keep the shotgun sports thriving in an increasing number of colleges and universities around the country. Come along for a good time hunting over some very good dogs, while raising funds and awareness for a great foundation that’s helping future stewards of our shotgun sports.
Lake Fork ComboLake Fork Reservoir is best known as a fishing destination for anyone hoping to catch record size Large Mouth Bass. In fact, there have been many record sized Bass caught there, including the current number one in Texas. But, Lake Fork is a very healthy lake with a variety of game fish to challenge the best anglers! In this episode of DFW Outdoorsman, Woody hits the lake with top guides, Jason Hoffman and Andrew Grills for some Bass, Crappie and Blue Gill fishing. It’s a great day on the lake, with helpful instruction and a variety of fish caught and released for the next angler’s enjoyment, and for the overall health of the lake. So, next time you’re thinking of a place to go fishing near the metro-plex, and you want a nice variety of options, we’ll show you some of what Lake Fork Reservoir has to offer.
Lone Star Ag Credit 6th Annual Dove HuntWe join our friends from Lone Star Ag Credit, at their 6th Annual Dove Hunt, near Throckmorton, Texas. We spend the afternoon shooting clay targets for fun and warmup, then doing a little dove hunting while we discuss how Lone Star Ag Credit can help finance your piece of Texas. It’s old friends and new playing hooky from work, hunting dove and just enjoying the outdoors together. So, tune in and enjoy the hunt while you dream of acquiring your own piece of agriculture and hunting property in Texas.
Web Extra - The Bradly BreastThe best dove recipe out there!
Opening Day of Dove Season 2018In this episode, former Rangers pitcher, Time Crabtree and his son, Jackson, joined Woody and the DFW Outdoorsman Team for Opening Day of dove season. They’re new to the sport, and it’s safe to say after the day we had, there are now two more North Texas outdoorsmen hooked on dove hunting! The guys at 3Curl Outfitters run a fantastic operation and really know how to get their hunters on the game. This was certainly no exception! We had a great time and I’m sure our viewers will enjoy the trip as well!
CCA - Hooked On ClaysCBS11 Traffic Reporter, Madison Sawyer and I were invited by CCA Dallas to participate in their Sporting clays fundraiser and membership drive at the beautiful, Dallas Gun Club. We had a blast, shooting sporting clays, making new friendships and learning more about the great work being done by the Coastal Conservation Association (CCA) to preserve our coastal marine resources. It’s a fun day shooting clays to benefit the great efforts in preserving our coastal waters for generations to come.
Choice Cuts - Dove HighlightsThe annual tradition that is dove season in North Texas begins next weekend! So this weekend we’ve put together a fun show that highlights past dove hunts on DFW Outdoorsman! This show is sure to get any outdoorsman or outdoorswoman pumped up for some dove hunting & the official kickoff of the fall hunting season! Join the DFW Outdoorsman team this weekend as we revisit several North Texas dove hunts, and get motivated to get outside with family and friends!
Fishing on Joe Pool LakeJason Williams, from Grand Prairie Parks invited the DFW Outdoorsman Team to join him on a bass fishing trip. So, we head out on Joe Pool Lake with Jason and our new friend, Blake Walker, whose family runs the Lynn Creek Marina and Oasis Restaurant. Jason has been helping CBS11 in planning for our August 11 “Pulling Together” event, and while working at Lynn Creek Park, we decided we had to take a break and do some fishing. So, we’re bass fishing at Joe Pool Lake, a “hidden gem” right here in the middle of the DFW area! Join us for this fun morning fishing trip, and check out the “Pulling Together” tug-o-war event to benefit Children’s Cancer Fund on Saturday, August 11th!
Lake Fork With Andrew GrillsWoody and the DFW Outdoorsman Team go bass fishing with one of our favorite guides, on the world-famous Lake Fork Reservoir. It’s a hot afternoon, so the fishing can be tricky, but our guide, Andrew Grills, gets us on some typically large and feisty Lake Fork largemouth bass. Join us for another great day fishing and some insider tips on this very special place in North Texas!
Clarksville Turkey HuntThe DFW Outdoorsman Team travels to Red River County, Texas, to hunt the Eastern Turkey. We camo-up and join our friends, champion turkey caller Lee Lindeman, and his son, hunting guide Layne Lindeman, to stalk, setup and call-in this elusive bird. Do we get a gobbler? Tune-in and join the hunt!
Shooting For The StarsCBS11 News Anchor, Russ McCaskey and CBS11 Traffic Expert, Madison Sawyer, join the DFW Outdoorsman Team at the Dallas Gun Club for a sporting clays event to benefit the State Fair of Texas Youth Livestock and Scholarship Program. Being native Texans, Russ and Madison shoot very well, and we have a great time with other DFW area teams shooting clay targets, eating delicious barbeque and bidding on auction items, all to benefit a wonderful youth program offered by the State Fair of Texas! Pull! … And enjoy!
Hidden Lakes Upland Bird Hunt Part IWe had such a successful mixed upland bird hunt at Hidden Lakes Hunting Resort, we couldn’t fit all the hunting into one episode! So, in this show we revisit Hidden Lakes, in Yantis, near Lake Fork, for the continuation of our very successful and fun mixed upland bird hunt. There’s more great dog work and some pretty decent shooting, as we hunt quail, pheasant and chukar at this fantastic hunting resort. Hidden Lakes is a beautiful hunting destination, close to DFW, with amazing food and wonderful hospitality. So, this weekend, enjoy the rest of the DFW Outdoorsman experience at Hidden Lakes in Yantis.
Choice Cuts #6 - The Video VaultWhile Woody spends a practice day at the range, we open up the Video Vault to revisit the early days of DFW Outdoorsman. We’ll relive some of the fun hunting and fishing trips with former Dallas Cowboy, Marcus Spears and special guests, like former Texas Rangers pitcher, Derek Holland and former Cowboy and Hall of Famer, Randy White. So, join us for a trip down memory lane, while Woody gets in a little fun and shooting practice at Fossil Pointe Sporting Grounds, in Decatur.
Cameron Lawrence Choice CutsDFW Outdoorsman takes a walk down memory lane as we relive some of the best outdoors adventures we’ve shared with former Dallas Cowboys linebacker, Cameron Lawrence. Cam has been a guest many times on DFW Outdoorsman, and we’ve really enjoyed having his outdoorsman skills, his endless enthusiasm and his infectious laugh along for the ride. Enjoy this scrapbook of some of the best times we’ve shared with Cam.
Hidden Lakes Upland Bird Hunt Part IIWe had such a successful mixed upland bird hunt at Hidden Lakes Hunting Resort, we couldn’t fit all the hunting into one episode! So, in this show we revisit Hidden Lakes, in Yantis, near Lake Fork, for the continuation of our very successful and fun mixed upland bird hunt. There’s more great dog work and some pretty decent shooting, as we hunt quail, pheasant and chukar at this fantastic hunting resort. Hidden Lakes is a beautiful hunting destination, close to DFW, with amazing food and wonderful hospitality. So, this weekend, enjoy the rest of the DFW Outdoorsman experience at Hidden Lakes in Yantis.
Duck Hunt With 3 Curl OutfittersThe DFW Outdoorsman Team hooked up with our friends at 3Curl Outfitters. The guys from 3Curl are skilled at getting their hunters on the birds, and their fun to be around too. This was a fun hunt, with a lot of duck hunting “secrets” revealed for the benefit of our DFW Outdoorsman viewers!
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