Whitetail TV is true-to-life, real-time deer hunting with weekly updates from around the country. You'll experience the full season, from late-summer bachelor bucks in velvet, to the heat of the rut, to the final days of the late season. Follow our crew as they share all the excitement and the highs and lows of deer season through this groundbreaking, semi-live format. It's Whitetail TV.
Tennessee Velvet Hunt
S1.E1: The crew kicks things off early during the special 3-day, late August season in Tennessee. A few counties in West Tennessee are in the CWD testing zone, and so hunters are allowed to use muzzleloaders on private land during this short season. As you'll see, it's pretty productive on big ve...
The Heart Attack, Georgia Opener
S1.E2: There's quite a scare for the entire Realtree Family as we visit Michael Pitts shortly after a life-threatening heart attack. Tyler and the crew are on doe patrol in Georgia, and we'll swoop over to Kansas to see what Doug Hampton and his son Eli are doing to prepare for a Kansas Youth Hunt.
Kansas Youth Hunt Giant, Pitts Doubles on Does
S1.E3: Michael Pitts heads out for his first hunt of the year, and he doubles down on a couple big does. Then, Eli Hampton and his dad, Doug, head to Kansas for the youth season, where they're after a stud of a buck hitting a bean field. It's early-season action at its finest.
Tough Hunting, but Some Early Bucks on the Move
S1.E4: Doug Hampton is hunting a tiny kill plot in Kentucky, but the movement is slow. Meanwhile, Tyler Jordan is after an ancient buck on Realtree Farms, called the Big 7, but he encounters a nice 10-pointer instead. Will he shoot or pass?
Crop Dusters, No Man's Land, and a Buck Named Boo
S1.E5: Joe Shults and Bart Goins head to Oklahoma for opening day of bow season. A promising start takes a turn for the worse when Bart's shot doesn't go as planned, and a low-flying prop plane spoils Joe's first evening sit. But there's a lot of season left. Bart heads to his farm in Illinois an...
October Action in Illinois, Plus EHD Heartbreak in Georgia
S1.E6: There's cold front action in Illinois, with young bucks already chasing does. But will Bart see the 200-incher named Boo? Down south, things are still hot and dry, with slow hunting in Georgia and Alabama. Roger finds the Big 7 they've been after on Realtree Farms, but not in the way he'd ...
Tennessee Doe Hunt, Timber Improvement at Realtree Farms
S1.E7: Bart Goins is filling doe tags in Tennessee. He's in the CWD zone, where hunters can earn an extra buck by shooting two does. Next, we check in with Roger Culpepper at Realtree Farms, where an extensive timber cutting project is underway. Roger talks about the habitat management strategies...
Giant Arkansas 6-pointer and Kentucky Pre-Rut Action
S1.E8: Doug Hampton is hunting the October muzzleloader season in Arkansas. When a bachelor group of bucks steps into view, he has his eyes on a giant old 6-pointer. Plus, Tyler heads up to Kentucky for some pre-rut bowhunting action.
Last Chance Arkansas Bow Buck
S1.E9: Doug Hampton is hunting one of his favorite spots in Arkansas in late October. It's one of his last chances to fill a tag with his Hoyt before gun season begins—and he gets a great opportunity. Later, Blair Goins scopes out an ancient 8-pointer in the open country of Kansas.
Snort Wheezing Georgia Buck, Bittersweet Ending to the Story of Boo
S1.E10: It's a week of ups and downs on Whitetail TV. Roger finally gets a shot at Captain Hook, but it doesn't go as planned. In Illinois, Bart Goins helps his friend and neighbor, Travis, drag Boo—the giant non-typical Goins has been after all season—out of the woods. Meanwhile, Tyler has an ou...
Spot and Stalk Hunt for a Big-Sky Bruiser
S1.E11: Doug Hampton is on a spot-and-stalk hunt for big Montana whitetails, and he finds success on the very first afternoon. Then we join Joe Shults in Oklahoma where the going's been tough, but persistence finally prevails.
Tennessee Is on Fire
S1E12. This week, we join Joe Shults while he connects on a Texas buck. Additionally, Bart Goins and his cameraman Jeremy Robnett connect on a Tennessee double.
Bowhunting an Illinois Giant
S1.E13. Blair Goins catches up with a giant buck in Illinois with his bow. Then, Roger Culpepper hunts Realtree Farms with a muzzleloader.
Incredible Late-Season Deer Hunts
S1.E15. This week, we join Joe Shults in Illinois as he fills multiple archery tags. He can’t pull arrows from his quiver fast enough. Let’s just say he has plenty of fun. In addition, Bart Goins connects on a mature Alabama buck on his newly purchased property. There’s no feeling quite like that...
Two Mature Late-Season Bucks Fall
S1.E16. Doug Hampton and his wife Brandy head to Kansas with hopes of connecting on a mature buck. Then, Bart Goins travels to Tennessee and finds success on a buck he's familiar with. Lastly, Doug Hampton goes to Iowa to hunt the second gun season. Needless to say, the crew strings together an i...
Michael Pitts Arrows a Big, Late-Season Georgia Buck
S1.E17. Michael Pitts connects on a big, mature Georgia buck with his bow. After the shot, he believes the hit was too far back and decides to wait until morning before taking up the blood trail. This is a suspense-filled, late-season deer hunt.
Birthday Surprise, Alabama Hunt Plans
S1.E18. Roger Culpepper heads to the treestand with hopes of closing the deal on a buck he calls "Hook." Then, we catch up with Bart and Blair Goins in Alabama. They discuss their rut plans ahead. The season certainly isn't over for this deadly duo.
Youth Deer Hunting: Chuck's First Buck
S1.E19. Realtree's own Phillip Culpepper helps Charlie "Chuck" Thomas in his quest to get his first buck. They're in the blind at Realtree Farms where he finally finds success. A good one steps into the food plot and Thomas harvests his first antlered deer. That's when the celebration begins.
Deer Hunting in the South: The Alabama Rut Heats Up
S1.E20. We join Bart Goins during the Alabama rut as he hunts for a familiar buck on his new farm. They call the deer 7-11. Will they catch up to him? Watch this episode to find out.
Alabama Deer Hunting: Big Southern Rutting Bucks
S1.E21. Bart Goins tags his target buck during the Alabama rut. The deer he calls 7-11 is down and out. There's still some season left, though. Will they add to the story before the 2019-20 tour ends? Also, Joe Shults walks though his whitetail cleaning process.
2019 Season Highlights
S1.E22. Deer season is finally over. So, this week, we highlight the 2019-20 deer season on Whitetail TV. We reflect on a lot of great memories.