Slide background
FADE to BLACKFADE to BLACKBonus point deadline for Nevada is today! Dont miss out! https://t.co/dNbUfc7Fdk https://t.co/0LdnW8tMew1 day ago
FADE to BLACKFADE to BLACKOK..... so we've been calving now for about a month and a half and it's been going great with a bunch of happy,... https://t.co/CsDZH8GVJC2 days ago
FADE to BLACKFADE to BLACKEpic episode of FADE TO BLACK today at 330pm EST on the Pursuit Channel! We are chasing after a legendary muley,... https://t.co/BjCvkyNVjZ4 days ago
FADE to BLACKFADE to BLACKI just uploaded “VIMEO” to #Vimeo: https://t.co/xA1QPja5Cd1 week ago
FADE to BLACKFADE to BLACKEPIC show today at 3:30pm EST on the PURSUIT CHANNEL. Don't miss the FADE TO BLACK team all work together to help... https://t.co/aKTmxkiSLS2 weeks ago
FADE to BLACKFADE to BLACKI liked a @YouTube video from @ATeamProstaff https://t.co/vy8dtbOiY8 Archery Mule Deer Giant 185"+ Non-Typical3 weeks ago
FADE to BLACKFADE to BLACKLAST CALL for anyone wanting to apply for big game tags here in Colorado! Good luck to all who applied - except... https://t.co/cXYhycgzKZ3 weeks ago
FADE to BLACKFADE to BLACKFADE TO BLACK airs tomorrow afternoon on the Pursuit Channel at 3:30PM EST! Don't miss out on an incredible, do... https://t.co/hTIsrqt9Tb4 weeks ago
FADE to BLACKFADE to BLACKWe had a set of twins the other day, and this little guy who was trying to find his legs. #Fade2Blacktv #SteveFiccoAngus #LifeIsGreat4 weeks ago
FADE to BLACKFADE to BLACKWide Open Spaces (never heard of them) author Jake Hofer giving only one side to a controversial argument. More... https://t.co/aXUQitl20D1 month ago
FADE to BLACKFADE to BLACKI Was out checking cows and calves and saw this ol girl. I think this is what's meant by saying "fat cow".... https://t.co/f7QebDNxDj1 month ago
FADE to BLACKFADE to BLACKShed hunting Eastern Colorado with the puppy Zeus. Goodness he's growing up quick! https://t.co/KiThpTkTpf1 month ago
FADE to BLACKFADE to BLACKTwo sweet little girls!!!! I love calving season and appreciate the kids help. #fade2blacktv #FiccoAngusCattle1 month ago
FADE to BLACKFADE to BLACKDeadline for New Mexico big game apps is tonight! https://t.co/pYQE5mHb9f https://t.co/H19iu04pMc1 month ago
FADE to BLACKFADE to BLACKLuck of the Irish! Headed back to the Grand Canyon State to chase big bulls this fall! Thank you for showing... https://t.co/ehgpUCNDkA1 month ago
FADE to BLACKFADE to BLACKNot a lot of words to say. My son, his horse, and God. https://t.co/aoCVQuT8281 month ago
FADE to BLACKFADE to BLACKI received the strangest call today from my brothers girlfriend Christina. She was driving down the highway... https://t.co/RDNOhddu7s2 months ago
FADE to BLACKFADE to BLACKI just uploaded “The Hunt for Mad Left” to #Vimeo: https://t.co/qcn1pfAwjs2 months ago
FADE to BLACKFADE to BLACKChallengers Vignette 2016: https://t.co/RsXPl4K862 via @YouTube2 months ago
FADE to BLACKFADE to BLACKTopBrass 2017: https://t.co/bWSEy579L9 via @YouTube2 months ago
FADE to BLACKFADE to BLACKSo excited to be teamed up with an incredible Denver based company; TopBrass! TopBrass plays an essential part... https://t.co/DYDxSRZYf82 months ago
FADE to BLACKFADE to BLACKI just uploaded “TopBrass Vignette (2017 show)” to #Vimeo: https://t.co/2DrdRiINaa2 months ago
FADE to BLACKFADE to BLACKWe had another little guy last night. Things were a little touch and go for a few seconds. There is always that... https://t.co/iYepLrOnZj2 months ago
FADE to BLACKFADE to BLACKSince I was a little boy I dreamed of having an article with a giant buck published in North American Whitetail... https://t.co/UMb5qRvQjq2 months ago
FADE to BLACKFADE to BLACKWas out checking cow this morning and we found a new calf on the ground. Took the kids with me to check on the... https://t.co/plCfKVcoSy2 months ago
FADE to BLACKFADE to BLACKI think this ol girl would of rolled me if she had the chance. Good thing I had my father-in-law there acting as... https://t.co/N4F8ZyB6Ic2 months ago
FADE to BLACKFADE to BLACKAnd so it begins. First calf of the year. I sure do love having the kids around to help out with the babies.... https://t.co/dhomaKwhgY2 months ago
FADE to BLACKFADE to BLACKFADE TO BLACK begins airing on the Pursuit Channel Saturday, April 1st at 3:30PM EST! Join us each week for a... https://t.co/7QiuQDgkyD2 months ago
FADE to BLACKFADE to BLACKWe spent Sunday moving our mother cows to the house getting them situated for calving. We had a little down time... https://t.co/Q1gqYCjTFo2 months ago
FADE to BLACKFADE to BLACKThe 1st Eastern Colorado shed hunting trip is in the books for 2017. We ended our 4 day trip with a total of 22... https://t.co/BcxfanoSRt2 months ago

FADE TO BLACK was founded by Brandt Smith with the cooperation and commitment of family and friends inspired by do-it-yourself hunting. FADE TO BLACK is built on dedication, hard work, and relentless pursuit to harvest trophy class animals without the use of guides or outfitters. FADE TO BLACK brings a hunting show that is based on actual hunting and the tactics for everyone to succeed. FADE TO BLACK relates with the viewer; the average everyday guy and girl who want to harvest the above average animal. Pope and Young and Boone and Crockett animals without the price tag. FADE TO BLACK teaches the viewer how to obtain plat maps, cross reference with aerial photos, obtaining landowner information, contacting landowners; how, where, and what to look for while scouting; without ever spending a penny on guides or outfitters. To pick their top properties, hunt at the right times, and harvest the best animals of their lives using rifle, bow, shotgun, or muzzleloader. Whether whitetail deer, mule deer, elk, pronghorn, black bear, moose, bighorn sheep, or mountain goat; FADE TO BLACK relates with the viewer and brings back true hunting. Ordinary guys-Legendary hunts.

Air Timesest
Fridays at 9:30 AM
Saturdays at 3:30 PM

Brandt Smith
Host
Brandt Smith (age 33):  Began hunting at age 9, and big game hunting at the age of 12.  With 62 big game kills; including 11 Boone and Crockett and 8 Pope and Young animals, Brandt brings expertise in whitetail deer and mule deer hunting and specializes in archery and rifle hunting. Through unparalleled strategy and ingenuity combined with a love for air assault, Brandt has killed 9 book animals in the past three seasons. Brandt’s tactical and stealthy approach has continued to prove successful; leaving a mass of antlers unveiled at his very fingertips.  Two of Brandt’s latest Boone and Crockett animals have been published in Muley Crazy and North American Whitetail magazines.

Hometown: Chicago, Illinois

College: Colorado State University

Profession: Aurora Police Officer (Patrol and ERT)