Outdoor Channel Teams with DIRECTV to Launch Network in High Definition Across the United States


DENVER (November 29, 2017) – Outdoor lifestyle enthusiasts and television viewers of programming on Outdoor Channel just got a little closer to the scenic beauty of nature without having to leave the comforts of their couch. Outdoor Channel today announced the launch of its high definition (HD) channel on DIRECTV. Outdoor Channel is available in high definition on DIRECTV’s Channel 606 and simulcast with the standard definition channel.

“The launch of Outdoor Channel in HD on DIRECTV is testimony to our great partnership and willingness to give outdoor enthusiasts the best viewing experience on television,” Outdoor Sportsman Group President and CEO, Jim Liberatore said. “Our viewers have come to expect a lot when they sit down and commit time to viewing our programs. We’re very pleased to be able to offer the best in outdoor lifestyle programming in high definition on DIRECTV.”

 With the launch of Outdoor Channel HD on Channel 606, viewers will be able to enjoy Outdoor Channel original programs, as well as cable syndicated programs like Duck Dynasty, Wicked Tuna, Deadliest Catch and new seasons of many of America’s most popular hunting, shooting and fishing series.  

Outdoor Channel is available on DIRECTV as part of the Sports Pack and also can be acquired a la carte for $3.50 per month. For more information call DirecTV at 800.494.4388.

About Outdoor Channel: Outdoor Channel has been taking viewers across America and around the world on unparalleled adventures since 1993. Dedicated to the outdoor lifestyle and conservation, the independent cable network is a division of Outdoor Sportsman Group and provides a complete spectrum of riveting hunting, fishing, shooting and adventure entertainment. Outdoor Channel is the largest outdoor TV footprint in the country and is available in more than 50 countries internationally. Outdoor Channel can be viewed in HD and is accessible by broadband and mobile platforms. For program times and other information, visit www.outdoorchannel.com. Follow us on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and YouTube. #WhatGetsYouOutdoors. #MyOutdoorTV



Tom Caraccioli | Outdoor Sportsman Group | 212.852.6646 | Tom.Caraccioli@OutdoorSG.com