The BEST Episodes of Hey Dude
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Mar 5, 2021
Hey Dude was Nickelodeon's first original live-action television series which aired from 1989-1991. Set at the fictional Bar None Dude Ranch in Tucson, Arizona, the show focused on the predicaments that the teenage staff and the ranch owner, Mr. Ernst, got themselves into. The show was one of the most popular shows on Nickelodeon at the time and is missed by many.
#1 - Crush
Season 5 - Episode 9 - Aired Aug 2, 1991
Buddy develops romantic feelings for Melody.
#2 - Day One at the Bar None
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jul 14, 1989
Another summer at the Bar None Ranch begins with the arrival of a new employee!
#3 - New Kid On The block
Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired Apr 27, 1990
Jake, Mr. Ernst's trouble-making nephew, comes to stay at the Bar None Ranch.
#4 - Battle of the Sexes
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jul 21, 1989
Ted and Danny take on Brad and Melody in various competitions in a battle of the sexes!
#5 - Goldilocks
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jul 28, 1989
Buddy becomes fond of a horse at the ranch.
#6 - Ted's Saddle
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Aug 4, 1989
Ted desperately needs money to buy a saddle once owned by John Wayne. Will it cost him his friends?
#7 - The Competition
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Aug 11, 1989
Brad and Melody compete for a chance to lead overnight camping trips.
#8 - Ted and Brad Get Handcuffed
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Sep 15, 1989
Ted and Brad accidentally handcuff each other together. Will they survive until the locksmith arrives?
#9 - No More Mr. Nice Guy
Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired Jun 1, 1990
After being constantly taken advantage of by her friends, Melody decides to go on strike.
#10 - Magnum Ernst
Season 4 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 21, 1990
Mr. Ernst becomes sheriff, and Danny and Buddy work on the first living-desert museum.
#11 - Dudesbury
Season 4 - Episode 4 - Aired Sep 28, 1990
Danny writes an unflattering comic strip about the Bar None Ranch and its staff members.
#12 - Lost In The Desert
Season 4 - Episode 7 - Aired Oct 19, 1990
Brad and Kyle are tied up and left in the desert during a camping trip.
#13 - The Legend Of Jed
Season 5 - Episode 2 - Aired Jun 14, 1991
To keep Jake from being fired, the staff invents an imaginary worker to blame for his mistakes.
#14 - Baby
Season 5 - Episode 5 - Aired Jul 5, 1991
The kids try to take care of a baby left behind at the ranch until the mother returns.
#15 - Rehearsal for Romance
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Aug 18, 1989
Melody falls in love with a guest at the ranch. The gang helps her prepare for her date.
#16 - Perfect Father
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Aug 25, 1989
A bank robber visits the Bar None Ranch.
#17 - The Good, The Bad, and The Obnoxious
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Sep 1, 1989
An old rival of Brad visits the ranch.
#18 - Rainmen
Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Sep 8, 1989
Danny must choose between his friends and his Native American heritage.
#19 - Suspicion
Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Sep 22, 1989
The kids think one of the guests is a murderer.
#20 - Employee of the Week
Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Sep 29, 1989
Tension builds among the staff when Mr. Ernst announces the title of Employee of the Week.
#21 - Pain in the Neck
Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Oct 6, 1989
Teds carelessness results in an injury to Danny.
#22 - Loose Lips
Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 13, 1989
Ted and Melody learn the consequences of spilling secrets.
#23 - Battle Of A Hundred Bucks
Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 20, 1989
The kids compete to see who is worthy of a $100 tip left by a guest.
#24 - Our Little Champion
Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 27, 1989
Melody trains to become an Olympic champion. Can she handle the pressure?
#25 - Bunkmate Battles
Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Nov 3, 1989
Tension builds among the boys and girls.