Paul Bunyan Country Outdoors

Paul Bunyan Country Outdoors features discussion of all things outdoors in the True North. With thousands of lakes and thousands of acres of forest, Paul Bunyan Country is home to some of the best fishing and hunting in North America and you’ll hear from the some of the nation’s best guides and anglers.

Latest Episodes

ALONG CAME JONES(Y): Jeremy Anderson Of Jones's Guide Service Talks Park Rapids Action

Jeremy “Jonesy” Anderson joins the show to talk Park Rapids area fishing. He’s been guiding for walleyes, bass, panfish and even a little bit of muskies. He has the details on what’s biting and what’s working in the Park Rapids area. Plus, we why is Jeremy running a guide service named after Jones?? And a Fast Five, too.

The Fish Are Biting In Brainerd: Tom Whitehead Is Loving The New Northland Lures…PLUS Lake of the Week Day!

Tom Whitehead has been loving the new Northland lures and shares the details on the show. Plus, he runs down the hot bites in Brainerd Lakes and talks about the strong walleye bite that has continued into July. We even take a trip back to spring and discuss turkey hunts. Plus, of course, the Fast Five. It’s also Lake of the Week Day and we head to the Alexandria area for a 247 acre gem!

Of Walleyes & Bass (Mostly Bass): Travis Peterson is Reeling Them In

Travis Peterson checks in to discuss the continuing strong walleye bite , and of course, the great bass action on area lakes. Plus, he’s been trying some great new lures from Northland and the results are in. Plus, he was unprepared, but still nailed the Fast Five.

Charlie's Angling: Worreth Talks Winnie Walleyes

Charlie Worreth of Charlie’s Gone Fishing Guide Service is in to talk walleye fishing on Winnibigoshish. Spoiler Alert: It’s good. We discuss the numbers, the action and what we should be doing when we hit the water. Plus, Charlie reveals himself with The Fast Five.

Dick Beardsley Is On The Move: Catching Walleyes Throughout PBC (& Bass too!)

Whether it’s Lake Bemidji, Cass, Winni or the Turtle chain, Dick Beardsley is catching fish for his clients. He talks about the strong walleye bite this year and a multitude of other fish that have been in and out of his boat. Plus, it’s Lake of the Week Day and Carl Pederson of the Walker Area Fisheries Office has the details.

We Talk With One of the Ten Best Walleye Anglers of 2022: Dusty Minke Is Back!

Dusty Minke loves fishing walleyes…and he’s having a great year. He’s currently sitting #6 in the National Walleye Tour’s Angler of the Year standings. He gets us caught up with his season, previews his next events and then just talks Paul Bunyan Country walleye fishing (particularly on Leech). And of course, we have to grill with a Fast Five.

TOURNEY TOPPER: Randy Is On The Top of the GRAHA Heap…In Record Fashion!

We chased down GRAHA Walleye Shootout Champ Randy Topper. Randy and his partner Brock Anderson win the title in record fashion three weeks after Topps and Chuck Hasse won the Leech Lake Walleye Tournament. We talk all about it, plus get some great advice for walleye angling on the long holiday weekend. And Randy’s first Fast Five.

Jason Rylander Checks In From GRAHA Pre-Fishing & It's Lake of the Week Day!

Jason Rylander of North Country Guide Service has been catching LOTS of walleye for himself and his clients. He talks about the great season so far, and the challenges he and partner Dan Fuller face at Saturday’s GRAHA. Plus, it’s Lake of the Week Day…also in the Grand Rapids area…and Jason tackles another Fast Five.