Luke Clayton

'Outdoors' Host

Outdoors writer/radio host/book author Luke Clayton has been addicted to everything outdoors related since his childhood when he grew up hunting and fishing in rural northeast Texas. Luke pens a weekly newspaper column that appears in 34 Texas newspapers and is Editor at Large for Extreme Hog Hunter Magazine, Bowhunting Adventures and East Texas Outdoors Magazine and field editor for Dallas Safari Club "Camp Talk" publication.  Luke is on the pro staff of Mathews Bows, Smokin' Tex Electric Smokers, and GhostBlind. Follow his columns and listen to his weekly radio show throughout the year and you'll surely get exposed to many facets of the outdoor life. 

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Today, Luke talks bow hunting with outfitter and bow technician Mark Balette with B & C  Archery and Outfitting.

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To find the fish, offer your finned friends a housing option.

Happy Opener of Deer Season! In today's show, Luke visits with guide Seth Vanover about a red hot crappie bite underway at Lake Fork. There's also lots of deer hunting talk.
Seth Vanover, Luke Clayton

It's spring, and the fish are biting - Luke and some pro guides tell you where.

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Luke solos this week and discusses everything from the crappie spawn to the effect of moon phase on wild hog movement. 

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Squirrels Unlimited is set to bring back the fun of squirrel hunting.

Luke and his guest, Don Gresham with Gone Fencing, talk about a very effective way to control wild hog numbers with the use of a smartphone!

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Crappie are moving shallow in preparation for the spawn in area lakes. Guide Billy Kilpatrick will help you catch a tasty fish fry! 

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Luke Clayton visits with Stacy Stanberry of Texas Hunt for the Cure this week.

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Texas Parks and Wildlife's Upland Game Bird Specialist Jason Hardin discusses the restocking program for eastern turkeys in East Texas.

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This week, Luke takes us to Galveston to talk black drum fishing with veteran guide Capt. Mike Williams. 

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Luke and his guest Cleon P. Carraway share an exciting method of hunting wild hogs: Calls.

Snow Goose hunting in the area near Cooper Lake is the topic on this week's show.

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Tawakoni guide Larry Thomas joins Luke this week.

Audio: Hogs in Northeast Texas

Jan 23, 2013
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Wild hogs are over abundant in Northeast Texas, as this trail camera image attests. 

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Skipper Duncan, a west Texas writer and hunting outfitter  who authored  the book CHARACTERS & CRITTERS joins Luke this week to talk about some of the interesting characters he has known.

Audio: Hog hunting

Jan 3, 2013

If you enjoy hunting wild hogs, make sure and tune in this week.

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Join Luke this week as he discusses some of the ins and outs of dove hunting.

Larry Large talks "tea birds" with Luke this week
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Join Luke and his guest guide Larry Large this week and learn about hunting late season ducks and just how effective night hunting can be for wild hogs.

Audio: Local fishing 12-5-12

Dec 7, 2012

Join Luke this week to talk about how the fish are biting.

Gordon Whittington

This week, Luke talks deer hunting with North American Whitetail editor Gordon Whittington.

Luke Clayton is joined by quail hunting expert, and proprietor of Hidden Lakes Hunting Resort, Billy Burnett.

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Cold weather means those big Blue Catfish will be biting.

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There's some fish to catch out at Lake Fork!

Audio: Taxidermy

Oct 31, 2012
Luke Clayton / Master Taxidermist Paul Schatte

Learn this week the ins and outs of taxidermy.

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Join Luke Clayton and Michael Littlejohn for a talk of fishing on Lake Tawakoni.

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Listen in this week as Luke explains how he cooks wild pork and more.

Audio: Duck Huntin'!

Oct 3, 2012
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Join Luke and his guest Rod Haydel with Haydels Game Calls this week and learn some duck calling tips from the pros.    

Luke's guest this week is Larry Weishuhn, Mr. Whitetail.

Mr. Whitetail joins Luke this week.


Join Luke this week for a smorgasbord of outdoor talk.

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Join Luke and Larry Weishuhn this week as they discuss the increasing number of black bear across the country.