Bayou Wild TV | Free Content

Bayou Wild TV | Free Content

Award-winning outdoor journalists Don Dubuc, Captain Martha Spencer and Christopher LeCoq document the adventure, sportsmanship and heritage of the outdoors from Louisiana and beyond. Also featuring fish & game cooking with Chef John Folse and more!

Bayou Wild TV | Free Content
  • “No Boat, No Problem” | From June 23, 2022

    The Bayou Wild crew enjoys a beautiful sunrise on Elmer’s Island near Grand Isle and demonstrate wade fishing, without a boat, for a specks & reds. Plus, Martha prepares quick & easy Bang Bang Shrimp!

  • "Flying Fish" | From Jun 9, 2022

    The Bayou Wild crew teams up with Chef Philippe Parola & state biologists to learn about the invasive Asian carp and ways that we can control their rapid spread.

  • “Baseball Legends and Crappie Psychics” | From May 19, 2022

    The Bayou Wild TV shares a day of fishing with Louisiana baseball Hall of Famer Coach Roger Cador and Captain Clyde Folse, better known as ‘The Crappie Psychic’. Plus, a simple recipe using catfish titled Catty Patties!

  • "Escape to Hackberry" | From May 12, 2022

    Enjoy a Bayou Wild adventure to southwest Louisiana where we explore the Creole Nature Trail, celebrate the 100th anniversary of Rockefeller Wildlife Refuge, and enjoy some great fishing with Hackberry Rod & Gun.

  • “If You Build it, They will Bite!” | From May 5, 2022

    Don & Martha visit Cajun Lures in Kaplan where they create custom fishing lures, then head off into Louisiana’s coastal waters for a Bayou wild fishing competition! Plus, soft shell crab poboys with Chef John Folse.

  • "Shrimper’s Delight" | From Apr 28, 2022

    From commercial shrimping to coastal management & freshwater river shrimp...this week’s episode is a Shrimper’s Delight!

  • The Louisiana Alligator Snapping Turtle Foundation | From Apr 21, 2022

    Meet Ben Naquin, and his wife Codi, who formed the Louisiana Alligator Snapping Turtle Foundation. Together they put personal effort toward restoring wild populations of snapping turtles in Louisiana by breeding turtles in their private habitat, hatching and caring for young turtles, and releasi...

  • “From Stella to White Oak” | From Apr 14, 2022

    The Bayou Wild all-girls shooting team enjoys a day supporting Prostate Cancer Research at the annual Gunning for a Cure. Plus, learn about the traditions of ’the butchering of a hog’ at Chef John Folse’s annual Boucherie.

  • “Softshells with Pinchers” | From Apr 7, 2022

    Have you ever eaten soft-shell crawfish? The Bayou Wild crew visits LTE incorporated, a soft-shell crawfish shedding facility in Ethel, LA, where they learn all about the fascinating world of soft-shell crawfish!

  • "Yakaholics" | From Mar 31, 2022

    Meet members of the Bayou Coast Kayak Fishing Club, one of the largest paddle craft fishing groups in the U.S., they share personal stories of their love for fishing and the outdoors. Plus, Chef John Folse prepares Crawfish Ratatouille.

  • "Man’s Best Friend” | From Mar 24, 2022

    On this week's episode, we highlight the one-of-a-kind bond between hunters and their dogs by telling the story of two GSPs named Betsy & Gracie. Plus, quail hunting at Crane Creek Shooting Preserve in Mississippi with kids.

  • “Champions of the Call” | From Mar 3, 2022

    The Bayou Wild TV crew joins World Champion duck caller Haiden Richard on a late-season hunt in Gueydan, but the target is not ducks, but instead specks and snow geese. Plus, Chef John Folse shares a recipe for goose breast in orange marmalade.

  • "Casting is a Blast" | From Feb 24, 2022

    Miss Louisiana 2021, Julia Claire Williams, joins the Bayou Wild crew for a “homecoming” duck hunt and redfish trip to Hackberry Rod & Gun in southwest Louisiana. Plus, a delicious & easy shrimp recipe using homemade pepper jelly.

  • “Vanishing No More” | From Feb 17, 2022

    The MRGO near New Orleans is a popular fishing spot known for mixed catches of fresh and saltwater species. The Bayou Wild crew teams up with Vanishing Paradise, Todd “Marsh Man” Masson, and TRCP’s Chris Macaluso to learn what makes this area so unique and how it has evolved over the past half o...

  • "Barred-Up in Arkansas" | From Feb 10, 2022

    It's opening weekend for specklebelly goose season in Central Arkansas and the Bayou Wild TV crew has invited hunters from across the country to join them for a special Cajun Invasion goose hunt.

  • "One Shot Boone" | From Feb 3, 2022

    It's the Bayou Wild TV Season 8 premiere episode! Boone Hoopes, a 7-year old cancer patient from Ohio, enjoys hunting with his dad. They get an opportunity of a lifetime in southern Mississippi courtesy of Magnolia Game Farm & the Hunt of a Lifetime Foundation.

  • “The Wicked 'n Wild Slam” | From Jan 27, 2022

    Bayou Wild TV takes you on a "Hunt for the Kraken" with Wicked Fishing Charters in Lake Pontchartrain, catching some monster fish and a true wild adventure. Plus, back in the kitchen with Chef John Folse cooking Garfish Courtboullion!

  • “The Sheepshead Whisperer" | From Jan 20, 2022

    It was SuperBowl Sunday in 1999 when Captain Kenny Kreeger caught the #2 Louisiana state record speckled trout, but now he is known as the Lake Pontchartrain "Sheepshead Whisperer". We tell his story and have some fun catching sheepshead with the Salter’s Jigging Pole. Plus, Chef John Folse ele...

  • "Adventure, Sportsmanship, Heritage" | From Jan 13, 2022

    Celebrating episode 100, the Bayou Wild TV crew looks back at some of their favorite moments of adventure, sportsmanship, & heritage.

  • "Martha's First Deer" | From Jan 6, 2022

    Take a look back at the very first episode of Bayou Wild TV. Martha bags her first deer at The Sanctuary Lodge in Woodville, MS.