Dan Young grew up in Washington MO. He always enjoyed the outdoors and radio
He has been working in radio since 1997, where he started at KLPW in Washington MO. Dan moved up to Iowa from St. Louis in 2002.
Dan can be heard on the following radio stations and shows: "Outdoors with Outdoors Dan Radio" Show On News Radio 1040 WHO AM every Saturday Morning in morning drive from 7:00 to 9:00am. This show is heard in 8 states out of Des Moines.
Dan is the host of " The Outdoors Dan Show" Sunday nights 7:00 to 9:00pm. On KTRS - 550 AM "The sports Voice of St. Louis", that hits all over the Midwest.
Dan's main mission is to reach out to kids and get them involved in the outdoors as much as possible.. He knows that the kids are the key to keep the outdoors growing!
He is on several national pro - staffs including Elite Archery, Game Hide Clothing, Magnus Broad heads, Pine Ridge Archery Products, Arctic Ice, Camp Chef and , Alpen Sport Optics.
Outdoors with Outdoors Dan is an Award winning radio show!
In 2004 Outdoors Dan was honored to be named the "2004 Tall Man Award Winner " by Muzzy Broad heads! Dan received this award at the 2004 Archery Trade Association in Indianapolis Indiana. Other winners for this award, are Matt McPherson of Mathews Archery, and Native American Writer Judy Kovar.
Outdoors Dan was named the 2003 Outdoor Communicator of the year by General Sports Shows and the Des Moines Izaac Walton League!
Dan received the Riess Tuttle Award for Conservation Communications from the State Izzac Walton League June 2004. This is the 2nd year in a row, he won Broadcaster of the year for his show!
Never listen to anyone when they say you can not do something! You and the good Lord upstairs are the only ones that know your potential! -Outdoors Dan Young