The Fall Guy/Happy Trails

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Happy Trails
Season 2, Episode 11
Airdate January 12, 1983
Writer(s) Lou Shaw
Director(s) Daniel Haller
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Happy Trails is the eleventh episode of the second season of The Fall Guy, and the thirty-fourth episode overall.

Guest Stars: Doug McClure (Himself), William Bryant (Director), James Drury (Himself (Virginian)), John Anderson (Al), Crofton Hardester (Morgan), Beau Starr (a thief, dark jacket), Marshall Teague (Frank), Roy "Dusty" Rogers, Jr. (Officer), William Snider (Sentry), Biff Yeager (Sheriff), Pat Buttram (Himself), Roy Rogers (Himself)


Plot Overview

While filming a special with Roy Rogers and several other famous cowboy TV stars, Colt gets in over his head with a gang of diamond thieves and his old heroes ride to the rescue.


Arc Advancement





The Show

The first 'tribute' episode for the series, this one is the first of two focusing on old TV and movie Western heroes, with Roy Rogers, his son 'Dusty' Rogers, Pat Buttram (Gene Autry's old sidekick), Doug McClure (Trampas from The Virginian) and James Drury (the titular star of The Virginian) playing themselves.

Behind the Scenes

Allusions and References

Memorable Moments



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