Women’s Quail Hunt
Meet some ladies who travel the country looking for adventure on a quail and pheasant hunt near Lynville, Tennessee.
Alligator Snapping Turtles
Watch your fingers…we’ve got a “snappy” turtle that is the Volunteer version of “Jaws!”
Harpeth River Flooding
While the effect of a flood on people is evident, what happens to the rivers and the wild things that call them home when high water rips through?
Hard Hunt, Big Harvest
Hunting elk in the rugged terrain of the North Cumberlands is a challenge for any hunter...but this hard hunt can lead to a really big harvest.
Portrait of a River
The Duck River is rich in biodiversity, but feeling the effects of urban growth...which is what brings "The Chestnut Group," artists who paint in the open air for the cause of conservation, to it's beautiful banks.
Aquariums in the Classroom
If you have hundreds of native fish living in your state, what's the best way to learn about them? You get out in the river and get your hands wet!
Reel Tips: Seasonal Tackle Boxes
Some fisherman like to carry around a big box of baits...but why carry lures you won't use?
Appalachian Bear Rescue
For many years, injured or orphaned black bears had little chance of returning to the wild to live free. But now, thanks to the hard work of caring volunteers, many are getting a second chance at life.
More of our latest episodes
Thanks for visiting the Wild Side! Our Emmy award-winning outdoors show is produced through the support of the Jackson Foundation. Wild Side is a vibrant voice for the environment, helping you experience and explore outdoor adventures just outside your door. Recognized as the “Best Outdoor Show in North America,” Wild Side is hosted by Bill Cody and Janet Ivey and airs on PBS stations across Tennessee and Kentucky. Check the schedule below for more.
Horse Creek Nature Days
In Hardin County, Tennessee, every fourth grader gets to come to the Horse Creek Wildlife Sanctuary for a fun day of outdoor education.
We've all heard the saying "busy as a bee," but how many of us know just how hard bees work to make it possible for us to eat?
Cumberland River Striped Bass
Travel to the Cumberland River with fishing guide Bob Angello in search of striped bass, a muscular fish that puts up quite a fight when hooked.
- 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