B.O.W. — Becoming an Outdoors Woman
Spend a wild weekend with some ladies who are becoming empowered in the world of outdoor adventure.
While catching a trophy fish is always fun, sometimes you just can't beat a day spent out on the water with a good friend...just fishing.
The Wonder of Hummingbirds
Hundreds of humans gather to celebrate the tiniest bird in the world at the "Wonder of Hummingbirds Festival" in Knoxville.
Thinning the Herd
When good deer management combines with an opportunity to give back to wounded warriors, it’s a winning combination all the way around.
Montgomery Bell Academy Rifle Classic
As Wildside Guide Annette Nole Hall tells us, there’s more than a championship at stake for these young marksmen at the Montgomery Bell Academy’s Rifle Classic in Tennessee.
P.J.’s First Fish
This is a story about a little boy who got a very special surprise early on a summer morning. And it just may have changed his life.
You don’t need a boat to catch sauger; from the bank at night when currents from a nearby dam move bait fish closer to shore works just as well.
Building the Bat Cave
Wild Side Guide Ken Tucker takes us to Montgomery County, where the Nature Conservancy is taking unusual steps to help save our bats.
More of our latest episodes
Thanks for coming by Tennessee’s Wild Side! Our Emmy award-winning outdoors show is a partnership between the not-for-profit Renaissance Center in Dickson, TN, and the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency. Our fast-paced program documents the diversity of outdoor adventures just outside your door. Recognized as the “Best Outdoor Show in North America”, Tennessee’s Wild Side is hosted by Bill Cody and Janet Ivey and airs on PBS stations across the state, and on Kentucky Educational Television. Check the schedule below for more.
Tennessee Sturgeon Come Home
The return of lake sturgeon to the Cumberland River is an example of what can be done when people work together for a common cause.
Jamin Turner’s First Turkey
For young hunters like Jamin Turner, the excitement of their first successful hunt is often hard to describe, but always memorable and often life changing.
Assessing the Ash Spill
When a dike failed at the Kingston Steam Plant, it appeared to be an unprecedented disaster. But scientist have some surprising information about its environmental impact.
- NPT - Nashville Public Television
Saturdays, 6:30pm; Sundays, 9:00am.
- WKNO-Channel 10, Memphis, TN
- ETP (Channels 2 and 15), Knoxville, TN
- WCTE-Channel 22, Cookeville, TN
Thursdays, 7:00pm; Saturdays, 9:30am.
- WTCI-Channel 45, DT29, Chattanooga, TN
- WLJT-Channel 11, Martin, TN
- Kentucky Educational Television
Tuesdays, 4:00pm ET/3:00pm CT