Updated: Feb 13
This coming week, Glade Run Lake will once again be featured on the popular television show, Fishing University, along with footage shot at Lake Arthur (Moraine State Park). Pro-fishermen, Charlie Ingram and Ray Brazier, along with special guests, spent time at each lake in 2019, filming a traditional fishing segment at Lake Arthur and a kayak show at Glade Run Lake.
The following TV schedule indicates that days/times when the show will be airing. If you're able, please tune in! If not, you can set your DVR to record the show and watch it at a later time.
Armstrong TV Channel Guide
ODC = Outdoor Channel - 171 High Definition (HD) and 460
SPM = Sportsman Channel - 236 HD and 459
WFN = World Fishing Network - 237 HD and 492
Direct TV Channel Guide
ODC = Outdoor Channel - 606
SPM = Sportsman Chanel - 605
Note: All times listed below are in Eastern Standard Time.
Monday, April 13
SPM - 10:00am
Tuesday, April 14
SPM - 5:30am
Wednesday, April 15
WFN - 3:30am
WFN - 11:00pm
Thursday, April 16
ODC - 6:00am
Friday, April 17
WFN - 12:00pm
WFN - 10:00pm
Saturday, April 18
ODC - 9:00 am
SPM - 11:00am
Sunday, April 19
SPM - 4:00am
Note: Depending on your Armstrong Network Television package, you will only be able to view certain channels. The Outdoor Channel (ODC) is included in the High Definition Plus. The Armstrong Extra Pack includes the Sportsman Channel (SPM) on 236 HD and 459, and the World Fishing Network (WFN) is on 237 HD and 492.
The following press release was written by the Butler County Tourism & Convention Bureau in 2019 and highlights this exciting filming event by Fishing University in Butler County:
FISHING UNIVERSITY RETURNS TO FILM IN BUTLER COUNTY, PA
Fishing University will film shows at Lake Arthur and Glade Run Lake which will air on the World Fishing Network, Sportsman, and Outdoor Channels in 2020
BUTLER COUNTY, PA (September 5, 2019) – Internationally televised, thirty-three year old television show Fishing University, will soon make Butler County home for a week, to film episodes of America’s original “how-to” fishing program. Pro-fishermen, Charlie Ingram and Ray Brazier along with special guests, will be heading to Lake Arthur at Moraine State Park to film a traditional fishing segment and Glade Run Lake for a kayak show.
The competitive fishing show is packed with “how-to tips” and “tricks of the trade” making it popular among competitive amateur and professional anglers. Fishing University will not only feature Lake Arthur and Glade Run Lake, but also highlight local dining, activities and area attractions.
Within each 30-minute episode of the show, a 90-second promotional spot will be included. The spots will be created to mirror marketing efforts of Butler County Tourism & Convention Bureau. Hosts Ingram and Brazier will also include numerous mentions of their location during each show.
In addition to filming promotional spots and fishing, the hosts, film crew and representatives from Jennings Environmental Education Center and Moraine State Park will present a one-hour program at both Butler Senior High School and Knoch High School. The program will share with the students the importance of attaining an education and the outdoor career options available. The session will offer a “Q & A” time with discussion of education majors such as communications, marketing, biology, wildlife management and animal husbandry.
Each school will have a two-minute segment within the show. Fishing University will air in 2020 on 'The Outdoor Channel', 'World Fishing Network' and the 'Sportsman Channel'.
“The county is very proud to host Fishing University and showcase the beauty of Moraine State Park and Glade Run Lake. We are excited to market our area in a new way and look forward to raising awareness about all the wonderful things to do in Butler County,” said Jack Cohen, President of the Butler County Tourism & Convention Bureau.
Fishing University has a reach of 120 million households, airing in all 50 states as well as in 51 additional countries. Butler County Tourism & Convention Bureau is serving as host for the project; viewing it as a strategic marketing opportunity to reach a target audience of potential guests seeking an outdoor travel destination.
About Fishing University
As one of the longest running Outdoor TV shows, Fishing University is celebrating 33 years of bringing quality fishing programming to avid viewers. Each week they hit the water accompanied by friends and professionals in the industry, as viewers are engaged in a competitive show that is packed full of ‘how to tips’. Not only is the show exciting, but it also lets people in on ‘tricks of the trade’ from some of the very best in the outdoor industry. Fishing University can be seen on the Outdoor Channel, World Fishing Network and The Sportsman Channel. To see the entire schedule go to www.fishingu.com, and be sure to visit Fishing University on Facebook.
Sponsors of Fishing University Include
Charger Boats, Honda Marine, Jackson Kayak, Spro, T-H Marine, Power Pole, Cashion Rods, Strike King Lures, Balsax, Side Kick Lure Retriever, Orion Coolers, Gruv Fishing, EZ Loader Trailers, Nite Track, Cedar Creek Beef Jerky, Lithium Pros, Soft Science Footwear, Gamakatsu, and EverQuote.