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. 

Luke visits with Texas Deer Association President Bob Price for an update on Chronic Wasting Disease in Texas.

Luke visits with Bob Price, president of TDA Texas Deer Association ( this week and discusses whitetail deer breeding in Texas and how the business can help landowners. 

Fishing Guide Seth Vanover showing off a catch.
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Luke's guests this week are fishing guide Seth Vanover ( and Hunting guide Larry Large ( Seth and Luke discuss a white bass trip on the Sabine River that takes place about the time you are listening to this show. Large talks about planning for out of state hunts. 

Eric Dixon with Dixon Hunting joins Luke this week to discuss the use of scents to control wild hog populations.
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Eric Dixon with Dixon Hunting ( joins Luke this week to discuss the use of scents to control wild hog populations.   

Bart Payne speaks with Luke this week about some techniques for fishing Bass and Redfish along the coastal waters of Rockport.
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Luke visits with his long time friend Bart Payne who has spent many years fishing the coastal waters around Rockport. Bart details his favorite and most productive method of catching Trout and Redfish. Payne is also involved with a line of specialty corks designed to help with fishing on the coast -

Fishing Guide Seth Vanover showing off a catch.
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Fishing guide Seth Vanover checks in with Luke this week to discuss the ongoing spawning run of White Bass in Texas.

Outdoors with Luke Clayton is heard Fridays at 11 and Saturdays at Noon on KETR.

Air rifle expert Terry Tate shows off a big boar he harvested with a big bore air rifle.
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Luke visits with Terry Tate and talks about shooting and hunting with air rifles. 

A visitor shows off a large fish caught at the Cree River Lodge in Canada. Lodge Owner Pat Babcock joins Luke this week to talk summer fishing in Canada.

Pat Babcock, owner of Cree River Lodge is Luke's guest this week. Pat does a great job describing what fishing is like up in northern Canada during the summer months. 

Fishing Guide Seth Vanover showing off a catch.
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The white bass run is underway on the Sabine River and guide Seth Vanover ( tells how to catch em! Goose guide Rick Hrncir  ( drops by to give a goose hunting update from the area south of Corsicana.

David White enjoyed a great duck hunt this past weekend with his kids Mary and David Jr. Large says Mary (6 years old) is the youngest duck hunter he's guided in his long career. Photo courtesy Larry Large.
Larry Large

This week, the topic is duck hunting and veteran waterfowl guide Larry Large of  joins in to give some tips for hunting the 'big' ducks during the second split of the duck season. 

Tune in this week and listen to Luke and his guest Steven Ray tell about an exciting whitetail hunt in southwest Texas earlier this week. 

Luke Clayton with a buck rattled in by Steven Ray with his Rattling Forks. www.rattlingforks.comCredit Luke ClaytonEdit | Remove

Sue Smith working on an Airgun. Sue and he husband Tim are editors of Airgun Hobbyist Magazine.
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This week, Sue Smith joins Luke to talk about shooting airguns. Sue and her husband Tim are editors and publishers of Airgun Hobbyist Magazine

Goose guide Rick Hrncir setting up the decoy spread.

This week, Luke visits with Rick Hrncir of and discusses goose hunting close to home. 

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This week, Luke talks rattling in big whitetail bucks with Steven Ray, a veteran antler rattler who's rattled in hundreds of big bucks. Tune in and learn how the master gets those mature bucks out of  the cover and into shooting position!

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Luke visits with David Williams, veteran gunsmith and owner of Hunters Supply in New Mexico and talks shooting in general and big bore air rifles in particular. David is a native northeast Texan and an expert in just about anything related to shooting and hunting.

Luke's guest this week is Larry Weishuhn, Mr. Whitetail. Join Larry and Luke "around the campfire" this week. These two old friends will make you feel as though you were right there with them.

Deer season opens this weekend. Tune in this week and listen to Mr. Whitetail, Larry Weishuhn talk with Luke about his career as a deer hunter. Chances are very good you will glean a tip or two that might help you put a buck on the meatpole this weekend.