Outdoor Channel Adds Fishing Fare

The Outdoor Channel is bolstering its lineup of fishing shows this year and in 2008.

Ultimate Match Fishing and Ultimate Fishing -- College Edition are returning shows. New shows are: Western Sportfishing, hosted by actor Lee Horsley (Matt Houston); Offshore Adventures, in which hosts Chris and Melissa Fischer set out with a crew to explore life at sea; Outfitters Almanac, with tales from outfitters and guides; and Ultimate Outdoors,hosted by Wayne Pearson, which uses a magazine format to include fishing, hunting and clips of general outdoor recreation in each episode.