Luke Nichols is a 44-year-old American Fishing Sports Journalist, Former Attorney, and YouTuber with a net worth of about $2.5 million in 2023.
His YouTube channel has over 3.66 million subscribers, and his total social media following is around 4.7 million. creates content with his family on outdoor life.
He and his boys, Tommy, Nate, and Jacob, are the Outdoor Boys. Together, they upload videos of their family projects, travels, forging, camping, campfire cooking, fossil digging, magnet fishing, metal detecting, and general hilarity.
This former attorney turned YouTuber is quite popular among his fans for his fishing videos on another one of his YouTube channels.
Let’s peep into the life of Luke “The Outdoor Boy” Nichols to know his age, height, nationality, religion, education, career, Net Worth, and more!
|Name||Luke J. Nichols|
|Also known as||Luke Nichols|
|Date of Birth||October, 1978 (44 Years)|
|Place of Birth||Anchorage, Alaska|
|Profession||YouTuber, Lawyer, Fishing Enthusiast|
|Father||Melvin R. Nichols|
|Net Worth||~$2.5 Million (Est.)|
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Luke Nichols’ Age
Luke J. Nichols was born to his parents in October 1978 in Anchorage, Alaska, United States. As of 2023, he is 44 years old. His exact date of birth is not known.
Luke Nichols’ Height & Weight
There is no information about Luke’s height and weight in the public domain. We will update you as soon as we get any information.
Luke Nichols’ Religion & Nationality
Luke was born and raised in Anchorage, Alaska, United States. Therefore, he is an American national. His ethnicity is White-Caucasian.
He was born into a Mormon Christian family and is Mormon by religion. He is very religious and goes to the Church often.
His zodiac sign is Libra or Scorpio. As we don’t know his exact date of birth, we can only guess from his birth month.
Luke Nichols’ Parents & Sister
Luke’s father’s is Melvin R. Nichols, and his mother is Sharon Nichols. He has two brothers, one of whom is named Dan.
There is no additional information available about his parents and siblings.
Luke Nichols’ Biography
Luke was raised in Anchorage and enjoyed seeing his father, Dan, and grandfathers go fishing. He first fell in love with fishing when his father took him fishing as a child.
When Luke was in junior high school, he started fly fishing for trout and salmon. He worked and saved money to buy his first fly rod.
In Alaska, he spent a lot of time ice fishing. Luke started taking his kids on outings, teaching them how to fish much later. He used to hunt a lot in Alaska when he was a young lad and teenager.
He quit hunting after getting married. He used to primarily shoot upland game birds, particularly waterfowl like ducks, grouse, quails, ptarmigans, etc., and sandhill cranes.
Luke relocated to Utah from Alaska and stayed there for six years. He didn’t fish in Utah initially because he believed the fishing there wouldn’t be as good as it was in Alaska.
After several years, Luke discovered that Utah offered excellent fishing as well. He eventually moved to Virginia and began fishing there as well.
He designed totem poles, paddles, and other items and sold them to others because he aspired to become a professional wood carver specializing in native Alaskan totemic art when he grew older.
Luke Nichols’ Education
He graduated high school from Alaska’s Robert Service High School.
Luke enrolled at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah, in 1996 to pursue a BS in Political Science, and he earned his degree there in 2004.
He enrolled in the Juris Doctor program at Gin Arlington, Virginia, in 2006 to pursue a career in criminal law and immigration law. In 2009, Luke graduated from law school.
Luke Nichols’ Wikipedia
Luke worked as a missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Fukuoka, Japan, from November 1997 until November 1999.
He was employed at Alaska Testlab as an Inspector from August 1994 to August 2003.
He owned Spectrum Political Services in Fairfax, Virginia, from 2003 to 2006 and Spectrum Legal Defense in the same city from October 2009 until December 2013.
Luke wrote numerous legal works, including the Virginia Drug Crimes Defense Manual, Virginia Reckless Driving Handbook, Virginia DUI Handbook, and Driving on a Suspended License in Virginia.
He previously contributed to and worked for the CarpPro Magazine, a publication dedicated to carp fishing. He was also a Partner at Nichols & Green PLLC for over eight years.
Luke Nichols’ YouTube
Luke launched his ‘Catfish and Carp‘ YouTube channel on November 28, 2013. It has over 1.03 million subscribers.
The most popular video on that channel is titled, ‘Northern Pike Fishing Catch Clean & Cook in Alaska – these Pike are full of LEECHES!!!.’ It has over 220K views.
He also released his first video that day, titled “Catfishing Bells.” Currently, it has 40K views. This YT channel has over 280 million views, and its most-viewed video has over 14 million views.
Luke launched the ‘Outdoor Boys‘ YouTube channel on May 5, 2015. It has about 400 videos and a billion views. Their most-viewed video has over 58 million views.
The first video on this YouTube channel is titled ‘Cutest metal band video ever! Baby plays air guitar like a boss!‘ was published by him on May 17, 2015.
As of 2023, Luke has 3.66 million subscribers to the Outdoor Boys channel and 1.03 million to the Catfish and Carp channel. Despite having a website called CatsandCarp.com, he stopped updating it in 2015.
He makes money through a variety of methods, including affiliate marketing, selling goods, and placing adverts on his YouTube videos.
Along with fishing and other outdoor hobbies, Luke also undertakes tool forging and restoration on his YouTube channels.
Luke Nichols’ Wife
Luke is married to Rebecca Reimann Nichols. She is from Salt Lake City, Utah. The pair met while they were both students at Brigham Young University.
They were both in their sophomore years at the time. He saw her in Church giving sermons and later asked her out.
They were married in August 2001 and have three boys together: Tommy, Nate, and Jacob.
All of Luke’s sons share his enthusiasm for the outdoors. His family is often featured in his videos.
Outdoor Boys’ & Luke Nichols’ Net Worth
As of 2023, Outdoor Boys and Luke Nichols have an estimated net worth of over $2.5 million.
His primary sources of income for his net worth have been from YouTube, influencer marketing, sponsorship, and affiliate marketing. As of 2023, his YouTube channel had a $970,000 net worth.
Catfish and Carps YouTube channel provides another source of revenue. It contributes significantly to their income. From his official website, catsandcrap.com, Luke sells merchandise and endorses fishing gear.
Luke Nichols’ Social Media
Here are Luke’s social media followings as of 2023:
|YouTube (The Outdoor Boys)||3.66M|
|YouTube (Catfish and Carp)||1.03M|
Who is Luke Nichols?
Luke is a YouTuber and Content creator of the channel, ‘The Outdoor Boys and ‘Catfish and Carp.’
How old is Luke Nichols?
He is 44 years old as of 2023. He was born in October 1978.
How tall is Luke Nichols?
It is known how tall he is. There is no information about his height and weight in the public domain.
Was Luke Nichols in the military?
No, he did not serve in the military.
What is Luke Nichols’ net worth?
In 2023, Luke and Outdoor Boys have an estimated net worth of around $2.5 million.
Where does Luke Nichols live?
He was born and raised in Anchorage, Alaska. From there, he moved to Utah and then relocated to Virginia. He now lives with his wife and three sons in Virginia, United States.