Unleash your inner adventurer with the Outdoor Channel. No matter your go-to great outdoors pastime — archery, angling, hunting, boating, off-roading, shooting — the Outdoor Channel’s extensive lineup has you covered.
Get a taste for field-to-fork flavors with Man Eats Wild. Follow Nick Hoffman as he explores the culture, food and history of various locales in his convention-bending hunting show, Nick’s Wild Ride. Or learn how to turn your wild game into delicious culinary creations with The Sporting Chef.
Find your next adventure with the Outdoor Channel on DIRECTV.
How Can I Watch the Outdoor Channel on DIRECTV?
The Outdoor Channel comes standard with a DIRECTV PREMIER™ TV package. Not a PREMIER™ package subscriber? No worries. The Outdoor Channel is also available as part of the SPORTS PACK, as well as an individual add-on to any DIRECTV package.
Top Shows on the Outdoor Channel
Some fan-favorite Outdoor Channel shows include:
- Man Eats Wild
- Farming the Wild
- Nick’s Wild Ride with Nick Hoffman
- The Sporting Chef
‘Man Eats Wild’
Restaurateur Mario Kalpou fuses his love of cuisine and the outdoors in Man Eats Wild. Follow along as the Australian adventurer harvests wild food in some of the world’s most rugged environments. Whether he’s bow hunting Cape buffalo in South Africa or reeling in giant trevally off the shores of the Seychelles, Kalpou takes aim at a dangerous new meal every episode.
Feral species? Fine cuisine? An unlikely duo, to be sure. But famed chef Yia Vang shows how being resourceful can be flavorful in Feral. Tag along as Vang chases, kills, cooks — and, of course, eats — invasive species. Whether it’s Burmese pythons in Florida’s Everglades or axis deer in the Texas Hill Country, Yang finds delicious in the unexpected. That’s a win-win for the ecosystem and the tastebuds.
‘Farming the Wild’
Acclaimed restaurateur Mike Robinson, whose portfolio of iconic U.K. establishments includes the Michelin Star-rated Harwood Arms, brings his love of the great outdoors to the table in Farming the Wild. Grab a front-row seat as Robinson hunts and gathers sustainable food across the U.S. and U.K. — everything from gators in Florida to pigeons in the English countryside.
‘Nick’s Wild Ride with Nick Hoffman’
Nick’s Wild Ride with Nick Hoffman stretches the bounds of your traditional hunting and fishing outdoors shows. Each episode, Hoffman leads viewers on a dive into the culture, history, music and food of locales he chooses for his hunting and fishing adventures. A man of many passions, Hoffman is best known for wielding the fiddle as part of the country music trio The Farm.
‘The Sporting Chef’
Best-selling cookbook author and chef Stacy Lyn Harris shows us how to turn anything with “furs, fins and features into delicious fare” in The Sporting Chef. Harris, who took over as host of this long-running show in 2022, teaches you all the tips and tricks you need to turn your wild game from the field into flavorful fare for your kitchen table.
Outdoor Channel Schedule on DIRECTV
Check out the DIRECTV Outdoor Channel schedule to find your favorite shows.
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More Outdoors-Themed Channels on DIRECTV
The Outdoor Channel is one of several outdoors-focused channels available to you as a DIRECTV subscriber.
Tap into your favorite outdoors shows, including Winchester & Drury’s Natural Born and Bowhunter TV, on the Sportsman Channel on channel 605. The Sportsman Channel comes standard with DIRECTV ULTIMATE and PREMIER™ subscriptions.
Other outdoors channels available on DIRECTV include:
- Pursuit Channel (Channel 604; all packages)
- National Geographic (Channel 276; all packages)
- Nat Geo Wild (Channel 283; ULTIMATE and PREMIER™ packages)
For even more great outdoor content, be sure to check out America Outdoors With Baratunde Thurston on PBS. Tag along as Thurston explores geological wonders throughout the United States. Stream or tune in to the latest episodes with DIRECTV.
How Can I Watch Outdoor Channel?
Tune in to Channel 606 to watch the Outdoor Channel on DIRECTV. Customers can also stream Outdoor Channel content with the DIRECTV app.
How Much Does It Cost for the Outdoor Channel?
The Outdoor Channel is included in the PREMIER™ package channel lineup, which starts at $154.99. Not a PREMIER™ subscriber? You can add the Outdoor Channel to any other package for $4.99 a month. It’s also included in the SPORTS PACK, which costs $13.99 per month and offers access to more than 30 regional and specialty sports networks.
What Channels Are Included in the Outdoor Package on DIRECTV?
While DIRECTV has no formal outdoor package, here are a few great outdoors channels on DIRECTV:
- Outdoor Channel (Channel 606)
- National Geographic (Channel 276)
- Nat Geo Wild (Channel 283)
- Pursuit Channel (Channel 604)
- Sportsman Channel (605)
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