The Outfitters Built by Ford F-Series includes outdoor experts Captain Conway Bowman and Fred Eichler as they take us into the lives of professional guides, their gear, crew, and how they make their living under grueling conditions. From the swamps of Florida to the snow-capped mountains of Alaska, “The Outfitters” provides an inside look at the wild, often dangerous, and always thrilling lives of the toughest and best guides, captains and outfitters in the world of hunting and fishing.
Fred’s owner of Fulldraw Outfitters. When he is not guiding hunters he splits his time between wildlife photography, freelance writing and trapping. He is the Traditional Editor for Bowhunter Magazine and his articles and photos have appeared in Predator Nation Magazine, Muley Crazy, Bowhunter, Bowhunting World, North American Hunter, Buckmasters, Traditional Bowhunter and many other magazines.
He was the first person to harvest all of the 29 North American species recognized by Pope and Young with a recurve bow. He is the host of Easton Bowhunting TV and Predator Nation on the Sportsman’s Channel. He resides in Aguilar, Colorado with his wife Michele, their three boys, eleven hounds, a golden retriever, a chocolate Lab, Ten horses, twenty chickens, fifteen cows, one goat and an ugly cat.
Conway Bowman’s name is synonymous with “extreme” fly fishing. For Conway, home base is San Diego, where he guides for blue water species on the fly – most notably killer mako sharks
He is the TV host of “ Fly-Fishing the World” and “ The Outfitters” on Sportsman Channel. Conway is also the author of “The Orvis Guide to beginning saltwater fly fishing.” Bowman has traveled the world in search of Atlantic salmon, wild trout, redfish, bonefish, and tarpon. He currently holds the IGFA world record for redfish: 41.65, caught on the fly.