L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors

L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors

2010 - 2017, Other, Outdoor
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Episode Guide

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - There's Gould's  in Them Thar Hills (Episode 106)
    Episode 106:

    There's Gould's in Them Thar Hills

    Bill Gorman travels to Mexico with NWTF's Lou Haubner to hunt the Gould's Turkey, in hopes of completing his World Turkey Slam.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Black Bear Bonanza (Episode 105)
    Episode 105:

    Black Bear Bonanza

    Bill is joined this week by fellow L.L. Bean associate Matt Bickford; their mission, Take two bears.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Slam or be Slammed (Episode 104)
    Episode 104:

    Slam or be Slammed

    Bill travels to the Sierra Nevada mountains near Granada, Spain to try and complete his Ibex slam, but encounters more physical adversity and must soldier on to try and complete his task.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Tenacity Rules the Day (Episode 103)
    Episode 103:

    Tenacity Rules the Day

    Bill Gorman travels to Sonora, Mexico, in search of Coues deer, even though he injured his Achilles heel; it takes all of his energy to muster up the strength to carry on.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Patience in Wyoming (Episode 102)
    Episode 102:

    Patience in Wyoming

    Hoping to harvest a big mule deer in Wyoming, Bill Gorman learns a lot about the conservation efforts helping to expand the population in the area. He also finds out that patience is a virtue, especially when it comes to finding success.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Ghost of the Northern Cape (Episode 101)
    Episode 101:

    Ghost of the Northern Cape

    Bill Gorman is on a mission to find and harvest his first roan antelope. Hunting in the founding location of this species, it might prove to be pretty tricky since the roan are considered to be like ghosts.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Texas Trophy Time (Episode 100)
    Episode 100:

    Texas Trophy Time

    Bill is back at the Floyd Ranch in South Texas looking to finally hunt the infamous G12 buck that he has passed the last two years.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Try, Try Again (Episode 99)
    Episode 99:

    Try, Try Again

    Bill and his Production Coordinator, Scott Quinney, head back to Florida to try and get Scott his first Osceola turkey, after an unsuccessful hunt last year.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - No Pain No Gain (Episode 98)
    Episode 98:

    No Pain No Gain

    Bill Gorman travels to Sonora, Mexico, with good friend Brad Miller in pursuit of his largest mule deer ever, but he must overcome extreme adversity if he hopes to prevail.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Deer, Oh Dear (Episode 97)
    Episode 97:

    Deer, Oh Dear

    Bill takes management and conservation into consideration before all else when hunting, and a medley of great deer hunts goes no differently when it comes to the age-old question of "old versus big."

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - The Fast and the Curious (Episode 96)
    Episode 96:

    The Fast and the Curious

    After a race in Daytona, legendary racing Champion Bobby Labonte joins Bill Gorman for a tough hunt in the Saskatchewan wilderness.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - A World Away (Episode 95)
    Episode 95:

    A World Away

    With civil unrest creating unsafe conditions in Mozambique, Bill Gorman and Outfitter JP Kleinhans decide to regroup and travel to South Africa to hunt the notoriously dangerous cape buffalo.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Pronghorn Paradise (Episode 94)
    Episode 94:

    Pronghorn Paradise

    Bill Gorman heads to New Mexico to further his practice of conservation and land management that the landowner perfected to cultivate some of the world's best antelope hunting.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Africa in the States (Episode 93)
    Episode 93:

    Africa in the States

    Bill Gorman into the mountainous ranges of West Texas on the hunt for some exotic African game.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - High Level Bruins, Part 2 (Episode 92)
    Episode 92:

    High Level Bruins, Part 2

    Bill Gorman and friends continue to manage the black bear problem in Northern Alberta.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - High Level Bruins - Part 1 (Episode 91)
    Episode 91:

    High Level Bruins - Part 1

    Following Bill Gorman into the thick forest of High Level, Alberta, to help manage the black bear population; having hunted with Wally Mack many times, Bill knew it would be a great place to bring a few friends.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - The Stubborn Osceola (Episode 90)
    Episode 90:

    The Stubborn Osceola

    Heading into the palmy ranches of central Florida, where the Osceola Turkey dominate the fields; Bill's production coordinator, Scott Quinney, has never hunted Florida, but receives guidance from Lou Haubner of the NWTF to find some birds.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Slugs for Points (Episode 89)
    Episode 89:

    Slugs for Points

    Bill Gorman didn't pass up the invitation to hunt in the wood of Illinois with friends.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - A Son's Redemption (Episode 88)
    Episode 88:

    A Son's Redemption

    Billy Gorman heads to Kansas for his second year in a row in search of his first mature whitetail.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Bugles From New Mexico (Episode 87)
    Episode 87:

    Bugles From New Mexico

    Traveling back down to New Mexico, but not in search of another pronghorn.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Hiking for Coues Deer (Episode 86)
    Episode 86:

    Hiking for Coues Deer

    Having only hunted Coues deer a couple of times, Bill is really looking forward to something new.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Proghorn and Mulies in The Cowboy State (Episode 85)
    Episode 85:

    Proghorn and Mulies in The Cowboy State

    Northern Wyoming, where the mule deer and pronghorn antelope are plentiful; Bill Gorman hunts with his friend Trinity Powers of Powder Horn Outfitters.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Management Down in South Texas (Episode 84)
    Episode 84:

    Management Down in South Texas

    Heading to the Floyd Ranch for his fourth year in a row, Bill is on the hunt for a big mature deer, but still hopes he can get a peek at the infamous G-12 buck that he passed on last year in the name of proper game management.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - A Search for the Canadian Moose (Episode 83)
    Episode 83:

    A Search for the Canadian Moose

    An adventure like no other on the border of Alberta Canada and the Northwest Territories, where the moose roam freely; living most of his life in Maine, Bill Gorman is no stranger to moose hunting, but this journey is like no other.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Product Developers in Kansas (Episode 82)
    Episode 82:

    Product Developers in Kansas

    Bill Gorman ventures down to Kansas where gigantic Whitetail are harvested every year; heading to Tall Tine Outfitters to see his friend Ted Jaycox, Bill is also bringing Senior Product Developer for L.L.Bean, Jeff Miller.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - The Return to Mora County (Episode 81)
    Episode 81:

    The Return to Mora County

    Bill Gorman has an affliction for hunting and conservation. This holds true on his journey into the beautiful open terrain of Mora Country, New Mexico.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - New Mexico: Monster Pronghorns (Episode 80)
    Episode 80:

    New Mexico: Monster Pronghorns

    Bill Gorman takes a trip to New Mexico to try out his new Merkel Helix. After meeting up with his good friend Hunter Ross of Desert Safaris, Bill sets off to tag a record book Pronghorn Antelope. Can Bill fill his tag.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - A European Adventure (Episode 79)
    Episode 79:

    A European Adventure

    After a successful Romanian Roe deer hunt earlier in the season, Bill goes back with Banatura to see if he can track down some of the giant brown bears he's heard rumors of. Traveling between Austria, Hungary and Romania.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Texas: Back on the Floyd Ranch (Episode 78)
    Episode 78:

    Texas: Back on the Floyd Ranch

    This week, Bill heads back to the Floyd Ranch late into the season. This time he's there to help his buddy Tom manage the property as a part of the MLD program. Be sure to watch and see if Bill can assist in managing this massive south Texas ranch.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Mexico: Quest for the World Slam (Episode 77)
    Episode 77:

    Mexico: Quest for the World Slam

    Bill teams up with the NWTF for the second time in order to find the ocellated turkey in the jungles of Mexico. Bill has never hunted this subspecies before, and it's a bit harder to pick out a big one than it would be for your average gobbler.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Saskatchewan: First Time Buck (Episode 76)
    Episode 76:

    Saskatchewan: First Time Buck

    Bill takes Anke Sauerteig from the Merkel gun company to Hudson Bay, Saskatchewan, for her first-ever whitetail hunt; join Bill and Anke in the freezing North to see if Anke can harvest her first whitetail.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Wyoming: Blind Elk Hunting (Episode 75)
    Episode 75:

    Wyoming: Blind Elk Hunting

    Bill Gorman is heading to Wyoming to try and chase down another colossal bull elk with his bow while hunting out of a blind.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Texas: A Brotherly Competition (Episode 74)
    Episode 74:

    Texas: A Brotherly Competition

    This week on L.L.Bean's Guide To The Outdoors, Bill brings his little brother, and Chairman of L.L.Bean, Shawn Gorman to Texas. The pair take part in a little brotherly competition on the water.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - The Frigid North (Episode 73)
    Episode 73:

    The Frigid North

    Hunting whitetails in Alberta.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Kansas: Like Father Like Son (Episode 72)
    Episode 72:

    Kansas: Like Father Like Son

    Bill heads back to Tall Tine Outfitters in Kansas, but this time he brings his son, Billy, along for the ride; Billy's never harvested a mammoth buck, and Bill could only think of one place to take him for his first.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Utah: The Bugling Elk (Episode 71)
    Episode 71:

    Utah: The Bugling Elk

    Bill is off to Utah this week to meet up with the guys from Mossy Oak, and he's pulling out his bow to track down a trophy elk; with some of the best elk herds in the world located on this property, Bill should be able to single one out.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Oregon: Back With a Bow (Episode 70)
    Episode 70:

    Oregon: Back With a Bow

    Bill heads back to Western Oregon Outfitters in an attempt to harvest a Columbia whitetail with his bow; having been successful in years past with both a bow and rifle, Bill is hoping to find a mature buck he can set his sights on.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Germany & Romania: Calling All Roe Deer (Episode 69)
    Episode 69:

    Germany & Romania: Calling All Roe Deer

    Bill starts off in Germany, meeting up with Anke Sauerteig from the Merkel gun company.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Texas: Bowhuntin' the Floyd Ranch (Episode 68)
    Episode 68:

    Texas: Bowhuntin' the Floyd Ranch

    Bill Gorman heads back to his longtime friend Tom Floyd's place in hopes of harvesting a trophy whitetail with his bow. Last year Bill was able to take down a monster with his rifle and this time he decided to make things a bit more challenging.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Turkey Grand Slam: Part 2 (Episode 67)
    Episode 67:

    Turkey Grand Slam: Part 2

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Turkey Grand Slam: Part 1 (Episode 66)
    Episode 66:

    Turkey Grand Slam: Part 1

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Looking for Spots and Shooting Dots (Episode 65)
    Episode 65:

    Looking for Spots and Shooting Dots

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Africa Pt. 2 the Elusive Sable (Episode 64)
    Episode 64:

    Africa Pt. 2 the Elusive Sable

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Texas Duck - Swarmin' With Redheads (Episode 63)
    Episode 63:

    Texas Duck - Swarmin' With Redheads

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Texas Whitetails: Monster (Episode 62)
    Episode 62:

    Texas Whitetails: Monster

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Texas Axis - Looking for Spots (Episode 61)
    Episode 61:

    Texas Axis - Looking for Spots

    This week Bill heads to Texas for a free range Axis deer hunt with Desert Safaris.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Saskatchewan: Search for Monsters (Episode 60)
    Episode 60:

    Saskatchewan: Search for Monsters

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Grand Slam Pt. 2: Save the Hunt (Episode 59)
    Episode 59:

    Grand Slam Pt. 2: Save the Hunt

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Grand Slam Pt. 1: Save the Habitat (Episode 58)
    Episode 58:

    Grand Slam Pt. 1: Save the Habitat

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Nebraska - Frozen Ears in the Sadnh (Episode 57)
    Episode 57:

    Nebraska - Frozen Ears in the Sadnh

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Kansas: The Land of Tall Tines (Episode 56)
    Episode 56:

    Kansas: The Land of Tall Tines

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - TX Duck - Swarmin' W/Redheads (Episode 55)
    Episode 55:

    TX Duck - Swarmin' W/Redheads

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Colorado - L.L.Bean Addicted to Elk (Episode 54)
    Episode 54:

    Colorado - L.L.Bean Addicted to Elk

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Africa Pt. 1 Buffalo in the Long Grass (Episode 53)
    Episode 53:

    Africa Pt. 1 Buffalo in the Long Grass

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Mexico - Where Coues Deer Thrive (Episode 52)
    Episode 52:

    Mexico - Where Coues Deer Thrive

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Texas Whitetail Monsters Grow (Episode 51)
    Episode 51:

    Texas Whitetail Monsters Grow

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Oregon: Bow Huntin' Blacktail (Episode 50)
    Episode 50:

    Oregon: Bow Huntin' Blacktail

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Canada Bear (Episode 49)
    Episode 49:

    Canada Bear

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Texas Nilgai (Episode 48)
    Episode 48:

    Texas Nilgai

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Alberta (Episode 47)
    Episode 47:

    Alberta

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Florida Hog (Episode 46)
    Episode 46:

    Florida Hog

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - The Arctic (Episode 45)
    Episode 45:

    The Arctic

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Texas Mule Deer (Episode 44)
    Episode 44:

    Texas Mule Deer

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Ohio Ducks (Episode 43)
    Episode 43:

    Ohio Ducks

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Kansas (Episode 42)
    Episode 42:

    Kansas

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Wyoming (Episode 41)
    Episode 41:

    Wyoming

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Who Is L.L. Bean (Episode 40)
    Episode 40:

    Who Is L.L. Bean

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Germany (Episode 38)
    Episode 38:

    Germany

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Saskatchewan (Episode 37)
    Episode 37:

    Saskatchewan

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Oregon (Episode 36)
    Episode 36:

    Oregon

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Texas Aoudad (Episode 35)
    Episode 35:

    Texas Aoudad

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Hawaii (Episode 34)
    Episode 34:

    Hawaii

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Alberta Whitetail (Episode 33)
    Episode 33:

    Alberta Whitetail

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Spain Ibex (Episode 32)
    Episode 32:

    Spain Ibex

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Duck Key, Florida Dorado (Episode 31)
    Episode 31:

    Duck Key, Florida Dorado

    Deep sea fishing for dolphinfish in Duck Key, Fla.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Three Forks Ranch (Episode 30)
    Episode 30:

    Three Forks Ranch

    Bill Gorman heads to Three Forks Ranch.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Maine Smallmouth (Episode 29)
    Episode 29:

    Maine Smallmouth

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Sproul Ranch Texas Elk (Episode 28)
    Episode 28:

    Sproul Ranch Texas Elk

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Sproul Ranch Texas Aoudad (Episode 27)
    Episode 27:

    Sproul Ranch Texas Aoudad

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Hawaii Safari: Big Island (Episode 26)
    Episode 26:

    Hawaii Safari: Big Island

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Northern Wilderness Outfitters (Episode 25)
    Episode 25:

    Northern Wilderness Outfitters

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Africa (Episode 24)
    Episode 24:

    Africa

    Hunting African species in Mozambique.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Maine Moose (Episode 23)
    Episode 23:

    Maine Moose

    Bill Gorman heads to Maine with moose in mind.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Hawks Cay Resort (Episode 22)
    Episode 22:

    Hawks Cay Resort

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Forks Ranch Colorado Trout (Episode 21)
    Episode 21:

    Forks Ranch Colorado Trout

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Weatherby's Resort, Maine (Episode 20)
    Episode 20:

    Weatherby's Resort, Maine

    Fishing for salmon & trout and hunting for turkeys at the Weatherby's Resort in Maine.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - The Lodge at Eagle Rock, MT Trout (Episode 19)
    Episode 19:

    The Lodge at Eagle Rock, MT Trout

    Fishing the Missouri River for rainbow trout.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - The Lodge at Eagle Rock, Mo. (Episode 18)
    Episode 18:

    The Lodge at Eagle Rock, Mo.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Hawaii Safaris: Cast & Blast (Episode 17)
    Episode 17:

    Hawaii Safaris: Cast & Blast

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Hunt Trip, Spain: Gredos Ibex (Episode 16)
    Episode 16:

    Hunt Trip, Spain: Gredos Ibex

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Yamsi Ranch, Oregon (Episode 15)
    Episode 15:

    Yamsi Ranch, Oregon

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Chiefland Florida Turkey & Hog (Episode 14)
    Episode 14:

    Chiefland Florida Turkey & Hog

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Texas Aoudad & Javelina (Episode 13)
    Episode 13:

    Texas Aoudad & Javelina

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Florida Peacock Bass, Snook (Episode 12)
    Episode 12:

    Florida Peacock Bass, Snook

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - WY Wildlife Connection Mule Deer (Episode 11)
    Episode 11:

    WY Wildlife Connection Mule Deer

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - South Africa (Episode 10)
    Episode 10:

    South Africa

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Kansas Whitetail (Episode 9)
    Episode 9:

    Kansas Whitetail

    Bill Gorman heads to Kansas for a whitetail deer hunt at Tall Tine Outfitters.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - New Mexico Pronghorn (Episode 8)
    Episode 8:

    New Mexico Pronghorn

    Searching for a good antelope.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Argentina Golden Dorado (Episode 7)
    Episode 7:

    Argentina Golden Dorado

    Fly rod floating near Salta, Argentina.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Florida with Desmond Clark (Episode 6)
    Episode 6:

    Florida with Desmond Clark

    Hunt Osceola turkey in Florida.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Martha's Vineyard Stripers (Episode 5)
    Episode 5:

    Martha's Vineyard Stripers

    Fly-rod in the Atlantic.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Trophy Ridge Elk (Episode 4)
    Episode 4:

    Trophy Ridge Elk

    Search for a big bull at Hidden Valley Ranch in Luna, N.M. with Trophy Ridge Outfitters.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Bow River Alberta 2 (Episode 3)
    Episode 3:

    Bow River Alberta 2

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Bow River Alberta (Episode 2)
    Episode 2:

    Bow River Alberta

    The Bow River boasts one the fastest growing trout populations in the world.

  • L.L. Bean Guide to the Outdoors - Alabama Whitetail (Episode 1)
    Episode 1:

    Alabama Whitetail

    Bill Gorman and Chris Paradise head out to Alabama with rifles in hand.

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