Season 1 started witout a previous pilot film. It introduced the original main characters of the show: Mr. Ernst, the new ranch owner of the Bar None Ranch, his son Buddy, female ranch hand Lucy, and the four original teenage summer employees Ted, Danny, Melody, and Brad.
- David Brisbin as Mr. Ernst
- Kelly Brown as Brad
- Debrah Kalman as Lucy
- David Lascher as Ted
- Christine Taylor as Melody
- Joe Torres as Danny
- Josh Tygiel as Buddy
In the intro, Josh Tygiel was shown and credited together with Buddy's pet dog Cassie.
The following lists introduces the individual episodes of season 1 with a short summary. For details such as the writer(s) and director(s) of the episodes and their original air date on Nickelodeon see "Episodes".
|1||1x01||Day One at the Bar None|| The pilot of Hey Dude introduces the staff of the Bar None Ranch as well as the new owner Mr. Ernst and his son Buddy who is unhappy about their change.
When horse crazy Bradley arrives at the Bar None ranch, everyone thinks she's a great guest. Ted McGriff's efforts to impress Bradley backfire.
|2||1x02||Battle of the Sexes||Who's a better rider, a better cook, better at catching fish -- Ted and Danny or Melody and Bradley? They agree to disagree in a comical "Battle of the Sexes".|
|3||1x03||Goldilocks||Buddy Ernst finally finds something to like at the ranch, a yellow-maned pony named Goldilocks. When Buddy learns that his father plans to sell the horse, he and Goldilocks head out into the heat of the desert.|
|4||1x04||Ted's Saddle||Ted wants to buy a saddle that was owned by John Wayne, so he starts doing odd jobs for guests. The problem is he neglects his normal duties leaving the rest of the staff to pick up the slack.|
|5||1x05||The Competition||Brad and Melody want the chance to lead overnight camping trips in the desert, but only one of them may do it. Who will it be?|
|6||1x06||Rehearsal for Romance||Sixteen year old Melody's fondest wish comes true when a "college man" asks her out on a date. Will she use Ted's ridiculous date-coaching to help her through this momentous evening?|
|7||1x07||Perfect Father||Ranchowner Ben Ernst never has time for his twelve year old son Buddy, but when two crooks try to rob the guests, father and son team up to save the day.|
|8||1x08||The Good, the Bad, the Obnoxious||One of Brad's snooty friends from private school shows up at the ranch, much to Brad's embarrassment.|
|9||1x09||Rainmen||Danny does some soulsearching when the ranch's well runs dry and he must decide whether to help his friends or remain true to his native American heritage.|
|10||1x10||Ted and Brad Get Handcuffed||Finally, Ted has the perfect scheme to be very, very close to Bradley. Only the scheme backfires.|
|11||1x11||Suspicion||The kids at the ranch suspect a ranch guest of foul play - maybe even murder.|
|12||1x12||Employee of the Week||To encourage hard work and positive attitudes, Mr. Ernst sets up a competition to see who's the "Employee of the Week".|
|13||1x13||Pain in the Neck||Ted's fascination with girls sends Danny crashing to the ground from a tall ladder. Now it is Danny's turn to have Ted wait on him.|
Season 1 was made available for download at the iTunes Store on July 29, 2008.
- Season 1 Episode List at the IMDb
- Hey Dude Season 1 Episode Guide at www.tv.com
- Hey Dude Episode Guide at www.episodeguide.us
- Season 1 Recap at heydudereviewed.wordpress.com
|Seasons and Episodes|
| Season 1: 1x01 - 1x02 - 1x03 - 1x04 - 1x05 - 1x06 - 1x07 - 1x08 - 1x09 - 1x10 - 1x11 - 1x12 - 1x13|
Season 2: 2x01 - 2x02 - 2x03 - 2x04 - 2x05 - 2x06 - 2x07 - 2x08 - 2x09 - 2x10 - 2x11 - 2x12 - 2x13
Season 3: 3x01 - 3x02 - 3x03 - 3x04 - 3x05 - 3x06 - 3x07 - 3x08 - 3x09 - 3x10 - 3x11 - 3x12 - 3x13
Season 4: 4x01 - 4x02 - 4x03 - 4x04 - 4x05 - 4x06 - 4x07 - 4x08 - 4x09 - 4x10 - 4x11 - 4x12 - 4x13
Season 5: 5x01 - 5x02 - 5x03 - 5x04 - 5x05 - 5x06 - 5x07 - 5x08 - 5x09 - 5x10 - 5x11 - 5x12 - 5x13