LEGENDS OF THE OUTDOORS, NATIONAL HALL OF FAME
On August 27, 2016 Colorado Buck was inducted in to the Legends of the Outdoors, National Hall of Fame. The 2016 class of inductees include: Colorado Buck, Lucy Mize, WR Sauey, Terry & Mark Drury, George Thornton, and Fred Bear (post-humously). Colorado joined other prestigious members such as Ray Scott, Hank Parker, Harold Knight, Brenda Valentine, Jerry Martin, Johnny Morris, and many more. Check out Colorado's acceptance speech and photos below.
Colorado Buck speaking before the presentation of induction plaque
to a packed crowd on the General Jackson in Nashville TN.
Garry Mason, Colorado Buck, and Big Mike Morgan with induction plaque.
Colorado Buck and Joe Sewell enjoy the Legends ceremony and visiting friends.
(Logan Sewell in background)
Mrs. Lynette Whorley traveled all the way from VA to watch Colorado Buck's induction into the Hall of Fame - Thank you so much Lynette, it was great to see you there.
Two of Tennessee's finest and most beautiful ladies - Mrs. Sue Badgett and Tonya Cumbee join Colorado for the Legends induction - Thank you, it meant so much for you to be there with me. Love you both!
Colorado Buck and Co-Montana Rifle Company Pro Staffer Mr. Jimmy Herman - Jimmy is also the DYNAMIC fiddle player for Carrie Underwood and her band - Thanks for taking the timeout to join me for this once in a lifetime event! Your the best Bro!
Colorado Buck and Legends founder Mr. Garry Mason at the induction cermeony. None of this would be possible without Garry and his tireless work. We can not thank him enough for all he has done. God bless you my friend.
Colorado Buck with long time friends David & Qana Campbell of Caddo TX - Thank you for being there it meant alot to me. Love you guys!
Colorado Buck pictured with his eldest son Jimmy Ward and lifelong friend, mentor, and Legend inductee David Hale of Cadiz KY.
Colorado Buck catching up with two of his life long friends "Big Mike" Morgan and David Hale.
A line of friends - Joe Sewell, David Hale with grandson Dillon, Colorado Buck, Jimmy Herman, Big Mike Morgan and lifelong friend and hunting guide / cameraman Troy Hicks.
Tonya and Colorado Buck visit over breakfast before he induction.
Colorado Buck's son Jimmy and beautiful wife Bonnie.
Colorado Buck's son James with his beautiful wife Amberly. In Colorado's induction speech he said of all his accomplishments he is most proud of his children - he has a beautiful family.
Colorado Buck pictured with the men whom he credits as his mentors - Mr David Hale, Mr. Harold Knight, and Mr Big Mike Morgan - whom are all prior Legends inductees - an incredible amount of history in this photo.
Colorado Buck with the men from Norma Ammunition - Mr Gilbert Russell of TX, Colorado, Mr Tuomas Holsa from Finland, and Mr Amund Skoglund from Sweden. Talk about traveling to be with friends, thank you for joining me, you men are as good as our ammo - your the BEST!
2016 Legends inductees Colorado Buck, Mark Drury, Terry Drury,
and former Legends inductee Big Mike Morgan
Legend inductees Mark Drury, Terry Drury, Colorado Buck, and former Legend inductee Big Mike Morgan - grabbing a photo with one of Colorado's closest and most trusted friends Mrs. Candy Hawkins of Plano TX.