Anxious to hit the ice after a long bout of cabin fever, Dave searches to find the first safe ice in the area. After a few days of scouting, he locates just the place, and is the first crazy fisherman to walk on Misery Bay, well…almost!
Episode 1 Bond Hoppin’ (Season 2 Premier) Dave discovers a young, local YouTuber named Matty, who like Dave, has fishing on the brain. After a surprise meeting, the duo hits the water, breaking ice with the boat and facing many challenges in their 2-day search for hungry bass!
Season 3 Promo
Dave has never caught a fish on a fly rod, hard to imagine. Though the absolute worst time and conditions possible, old friend, Karl Weixelmann, steps up to the challenge. Dave and Karl hit Elk Creek early on a 10 degree day praying for open water and a few off season fish.
There’s a lot riding on this ridiculous challenge, and this time failing is not an option for Dave and the eE crew! It’s a cold, wet, breezy day, which won’t help the cause. And the fact Dave is deathly afraid of heights could ruin everything!
Right in our host’s wheelhouse, this should be easy right? Join Dave and a couple friends as they attempt to get out on the big lake in search of giant cold water smallmouth bass. But it’s the middle of winter and all the ramps are frozen, not to mention an approaching storm looms.
Having a couple days off from the pro tournament tour, Dave and Danny hit Pymatuning Reservoir in search of big, ice out slab crappies. The fish are biting, but unfortunately, so are the googans, who literally toss anchor in Dave’s boat!
You could say Dave has officially caught fly rod fever. Jeff Blood and boys from AnglrTech.net make the short trek north from Pittsburgh to attempt to help Dave find a big stream Brown Trout. The timing isn’t perfect, but Jeff has high hopes as fish have been seen recently where they plan to go!
Nate Wheeler and the gang at WeCreate give the eE crew a 4-part mega challenge that requires some serious help. Dave tracks down a special guest host for this one. There’s a huge reward if they can pull off this list of crazy challenges!
After a big Ultimate Match Fishing Win in Tennessee, Dave calls his buddy, Danny, to see if the green bass are biting yet. After confirming the weather conditions, Dave makes the long drive north to fish for one day, but nothing ever goes as planned!
After Terry accepts his reward, Nate from WeCreate again tries to stump Dave and the eE crew. A special mail delivery containing a curious mystery lure throws them into a tailspin, and as usual, the Erie weather just won’t give them a break!
A short break between Bassmaster Elite Series tournaments happens to fall right into jumbo perch season on Presque Isle Bay. They’re catching State Records and Dave thinks he knows just the right guy to put him in the perfect spot. Andy and Dave hit the banks and cover some serious mileage!
Muskies are the top of the freshwater food chain. Known as the fish of 10,000 casts, Dave and his guests hit Chautauqua Lake in attempt to get one of these big elusive monsters on camera, but looming thunderstorms might have the final word!
As great as Pymatuning Lake walleye fishing can be in the spring, Dave and Danny have never experienced it. Alabama is a long way from Jamestown, PA, but it’s hammertime and Dave’s buddy, Jimmy, knows Pymatuning walleyes. But will they ever get on the water?
This WeCreate Challenge seems easy, at least for someone who knows how to catch catfish, but Dave has no clue. James McCann of the Erie Paranormal Group and Jon DeMarco of the Presque Isle Partnership tag along for a wild ride!
In part 1, due to technical difficulties, Jimmy, Danny and Dave never made a single cast into the lake. Pymatuning Lake is full of walleyes and the boys are hungry! Can Jimmy put them in the right spot in the dark, or will mechanical issues trump their fishing and fish fry plans yet again?
If the eE crew accepts this one, Dave and the eE crew will definitely have their work cut out for them in this multi-part WeCreate Challenge presented by Bentley Tree Care. Putting all the pieces to this puzzle together proves almost impossible!
Catching 5 crappies should be fairly easy this time of year, but this tough Extreme Facebook Challenge presents some unexpected obstacles that could send Dave into a serious tailspin! 5 crappies from 5 lakes in 6 hours…can he possibly pull this off?
Acting on a tip from a friend, Dave, Terry and the eE crew hit the water in search of the toothiest critter that swims in Lake Erie. These long, bony, snake-like fish are very hard to catch, but hopefully with a little luck, they’ll put one in the boat!
Part 2 of Garrrr Matey: Acting on a tip from a friend, Dave, Terry and the eE crew hit the water in search of the toothiest critter that swims in Lake Erie. These long, bony, snake-like fish are very hard to catch, but hopefully with a little luck, they’ll put one in the boat!
With only 2 ½ hours left of a 6 hour Facebook Challenge, Dave has to catch 3 more crappies from 3 different lakes. In this part 2, Edinboro, LeBoeuf and Findley Lakes are in the Erie Extreme team’s sites. This one comes right down to the wire!
Dave makes his living from a technologically advanced bass boat, but this WeCreate Challenge requires him to put down the High-tech gadgets and go “old school.” Don’t be surprised if Dave’s first time in a kayak doesn’t quite go according to plan.
Dave’s been challenged to catch a big Lake Erie walleye on a very small ice fishing rod with only 2lb test line. If that’s not tough enough, the Erie winds are picking up, and friend, Kelly Jordon is getting nervous about the Texas-sized building waves. This story takes a serious and unexpected turn!
Dave gets sucked into competing in a Kayak bass tournament on Lake Arthur by the boys from FishingOnline.com. Fishing from a state-of-the-art kayak, can the BASS Elite pro pull out the win on a lake he hasn’t fished for more than 20 years?
Carol from Mars, PA challenged Dave to catch a bowfin of at least 20 inches in length — the catch?? He cannot catch it in Presque Isle Bay. Dave and eE Crew Members, Bree and Terry, head south to Lake LeBoeuf to see if he can do it. It's down to the last 30 minutes of the Dogfish Challenge, can Dave pull it off?
National outdoor writer, fishing guide, and long time friend, Darl Black, says the big pumpkinseeds WERE biting last week. Dave’s in town for the week, and trying something he’s never done before sounds inviting, but is it too late?
Dave has never experienced a chartered walleye fishing trip on Lake Erie. Dave has never fished with someone from the Republic of Georgia, near Russia. Lucky Dave! He gets to kill two ducks with one paddle on this hair raising episode!
Dave looks forward to the Extreme Facebook Challenge episodes, but he may have met his match on this one. Join Dave and Terry, along with very special guests, Frank and Fred and prepare yourself for a ride you literally won't believe!
When it comes to ghosts, Dave is not sold in the least. Will local Paranormal Investigator, James McCann make him and the eE crew believers? Visiting several supposed local haunted spots, Dave and his brother, Nate take Mom on an exciting ghost hunting adventure.