Buccaneers and Bones

Buccaneers and Bones

2012 - 2018, Fishing, Other, Outdoor
Series following a group of anglers on their fishing adventures.

Episode Guide

  • Buccaneers and Bones - Last Cast (Season 5 Episode 7)
    Season 5 Episode 7:

    Last Cast

    The cast of anglers including Jim Belushi, Jimmy Kimmel and Huey Lewis try one last time for a ten-pound bonefish before leaving the island.

  • Buccaneers and Bones - Bone to Pick (Season 5 Episode 6)
    Season 5 Episode 6:

    Bone to Pick

  • Buccaneers and Bones - Flat Liners Live (Season 5 Episode 5)
    Season 5 Episode 5:

    Flat Liners Live

    Wading the flats of the Bahamas in tough conditions and having fun at a local dive bar.

  • Buccaneers and Bones - The Wading Room (Season 5 Episode 4)
    Season 5 Episode 4:

    The Wading Room

  • Buccaneers and Bones - Learning Curves, Learning Loops (Season 5 Episode 3)
    Season 5 Episode 3:

    Learning Curves, Learning Loops

    Jim Belushi and Jimmy Kimmel fish together after a few quick lessons from the masters, plus the whole cast tries for crabs without losing a finger.

  • Buccaneers and Bones - Links in the Food Chain (Season 5 Episode 2)
    Season 5 Episode 2:

    Links in the Food Chain

    Jim Belushi, Jimmy Kimmel and Huey Lewis learn about the harsh reality of life on the flats; how anglers can play a key role in conservation.

  • Buccaneers and Bones - Sunset at the Rising Tide (Season 5 Episode 1)
    Season 5 Episode 1:

    Sunset at the Rising Tide

    Newcomers Jimmy Kimmel and Jim Belushi catch their first bonefish as they join Huey Lewis, Yvon Chouinard, Tom McGuane, Lefty Kreh, and Bill Klyn.

  • Buccaneers and Bones - Cycles (Season 4 Episode 7)
    Season 4 Episode 7:


    Explore the wonders of bone fishing through the eyes of an all-star cast who have each devoted a significant part of their lives to conservation causes.

  • Buccaneers and Bones - Salt of the Earth (Season 4 Episode 6)
    Season 4 Episode 6:

    Salt of the Earth

  • Buccaneers and Bones - The Give & the Take (Season 4 Episode 5)
    Season 4 Episode 5:

    The Give & the Take

  • Buccaneers and Bones - In the Pocket (Season 4 Episode 4)
    Season 4 Episode 4:

    In the Pocket

  • Buccaneers and Bones - I Simply Can Not Get Enough (Season 4 Episode 3)
    Season 4 Episode 3:

    I Simply Can Not Get Enough

  • Buccaneers and Bones - Lefty's Right (Season 4 Episode 2)
    Season 4 Episode 2:

    Lefty's Right

  • Buccaneers and Bones - Grand Slam (Season 4 Episode 1)
    Season 4 Episode 1:

    Grand Slam

  • Buccaneers and Bones - Silver Treasure (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    Silver Treasure

    Lefty Kreh lends Michael Keaton his rod, Yvon Chouinard and Aaron Adams wade the flats and Tom Brokaw wants to catch his first fish of the trip.

  • Buccaneers and Bones - Cause for Concern (Episode 49)
    Episode 49:

    Cause for Concern

    Huey Lewis and Bill Klyn wrestle with amazing bonefish while wading the flats of Belize; the team learns the value of proper fish management and handling.

  • Buccaneers and Bones - Roll Call (Episode 48)
    Episode 48:

    Roll Call

    A star-studded look at Buccaneers over the years, as Liam Neeson, Jimmy Kimmel, Huey Lewis, Jim Belushi, Tom McGuane and Zach Gilford join the team for fly fishing and camaraderie; the whole team honors angling legend Lefty Kreh.

  • Buccaneers and Bones - Genesis (Episode 47)
    Episode 47:


    Tom Brokaw, Michael Keaton, Yvon Chouinard, and Bill Klyn fly fish for bonefish with walking distance of the Turneffe Flats Lodge; the team learns why the preservation of the flats is critical to conserve this treasure for future generations.

  • Buccaneers and Bones - Lefty's Legacy (Episode 46)
    Episode 46:

    Lefty's Legacy

    Bernard "Lefty" Kreh, called an "American Treasure" by none other than journalist extraordinaire, Tom Brokaw. He's the reason we are here, according to rocker Huey Lewis. Patagonia founder Yvon Chouinard called him the greatest salt-water angler.

  • Buccaneers and Bones - Magic of the Flats (Episode 45)
    Episode 45:

    Magic of the Flats

    Bonefish, Tarpon, Permit...oh my! Will the Buccaneers choices never end? With azure skies over turquoise waters, creating a visually stunning backdrop for what many consider the planets greatest salt-water angling destination.

  • Buccaneers and Bones - Conservation Crusaders (Episode 44)
    Episode 44:

    Conservation Crusaders

    What happens to the worlds oceans, happens first in the seas shallow, mangrove dotted flats and coral reefs. They are the earths salt-water nurseries, and they are in peril. The buccaneers are looking for solutions to protect these treasured waters.

  • Buccaneers and Bones - The Problem With Permit (Episode 43)
    Episode 43:

    The Problem With Permit

    The Holy Grail of salt-water flats fishing, is to catch a permit on a fly. Even getting one to just look at your offering can often be considered a success! And so it goes for rock legend Huey Lewis, who has been bitten by the permit bug.

  • Buccaneers and Bones - Boats vs. Boots (Episode 42)
    Episode 42:

    Boats vs. Boots

    By sea, or by land? Wading or boating! Hard to say when it comes to chasing the silver ghosts of the flats, which method is best? Sometimes it depends on the day and conditions, other times it's strictly personal preference.

  • Buccaneers and Bones - The Chrome Connection (Episode 41)
    Episode 41:

    The Chrome Connection

    Pound for pound, inch for inch...no fish found anywhere else in the world fight harder than the silver-sided Bonefish, Tarpon and Permit of Deep Water Cay, Bahamas. The chase is on once again for our celebrated group of Buccaneers.

  • Buccaneers and Bones - Old Flies... Old Friends (Episode 40)
    Episode 40:

    Old Flies... Old Friends

    The turquoise flats surrounding Deep Water Cay, Bahamas, are the backdrop for this...the sixth season of Buccaneers & Bones. Good times, with Tom Brokaw, Huey Lewis, Yvon Chouinard and legendary angler Lefty Kreh.