DEVILS TOWER, WY - Join former major league pitcher Kevin Gross and the Intrepid Outdoors Team as they go in search of big mule deer in South Dakota this week. Gross will seek to pull off a true double play when he hunts mulies first with a bow, and then return later with friends to try his luck with a rifle as well. His stalk across the Dakota plains are full of excitement as he attempts to score twice on one of the most sought after big game trophies in America.
Also, on every episode of Intrepid Outdoors, check out our segments on:
• Intrepid Kidz - Intrepid Outdoors takes a young person hunting or profiles young people and adults enjoying the outdoors together as an example of the fun, safe and responsibility-building environment provided through involvement in the shooting sports and the outdoor activities.
• America-Free and Independent - This is a unique segment unlike any on outdoor television. America-Free and Independent offers viewers an opportunity to see how energy exploration and extraction can coexist among wildlife and the environment through proper management, all while providing excellent outdoor opportunities and reducing America's dependence on other nations for our vital energy supply.
Intrepid Outdoors won "Best New Program of the Year" at the 2011 Programming Excellence Awards and airs Saturdays at 7 a.m. (EST) on the newly relaunched NBC Sports Network. (Dish Network channel 159, DIRECTV channel 603 or find your local cable/satellite channel.)
About Intrepid Outdoors: Intrepid Outdoors is the first show to focus on preserving the rights of hunters to access, enjoy and hunt our nation's public lands. In addition to thrilling hunting action with the Intrepid Team of Mike Schmid, Adam Hays, Bob Lott and Zach Key, each episode features segments on "Challenge of the Hunt" about hunting public land, "Intrepid Kids" focused on connecting kids to the outdoors and "America-Free & Independent," a unique program designed to educate and inform Americans about the compatibility of conservation and energy exploration and extraction.