Heartland Bowhunter

Heartland Bowhunter

2012 - 2018, Other, Outdoor
The series documents the adventures of the team members as they bowhunt through the Midwest.

Episode Guide

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Gimpy (Episode 102)
    Episode 102:


    Trent Siegle is traveling to Wyoming, to hunt with good friend and owner of Buckhorn Ridge Ranch, Lloyd Pruet. During the early season, the bucks are bachelored up in large groups and highly focused on food sources.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Chubs (Episode 101)
    Episode 101:


    After getting trail camera pictures of a unique buck at the age of 1.5, Mike follows Chubs from the very beginning, all the way until reaching maturity. Several blown opportunities and close calls, result in this wise buck reaching the age of 7.5.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - M-10 (Episode 100)
    Episode 100:


    Rex's farm management takes up the majority of his year. He has watched a buck called M-10 reach full maturity of five and a half years old. Cold Weather and standing food are the perfect recipe to get him on his feet in daylight.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Texas Tradition (Episode 99)
    Episode 99:

    Texas Tradition

    Skyler, Nate, Clayton and Joel return south to the Wexford, a free-range Texas ranch operated by good friend Kai Buckert. After a successful hunt last year on the Wexford, the guys are excited to hunt this South Texas paradise.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Spike Lee (Episode 98)
    Episode 98:

    Spike Lee

    Shawn has prepared all year to hunt his home state of Missouri. He has set out to only take a buck that is five and a half years old or older. Follow him as he handles a little bit of adversity in accomplishing his whitetail management goals.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Family Ties (Episode 97)
    Episode 97:

    Family Ties

    Skyler and his dad have never hunted Wyoming together. Bowhunting the Solitude ranch is a fitting destination to hunt as a family.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Heartland Pride (Episode 96)
    Episode 96:

    Heartland Pride

    Mike and Ty travel west to Kansas to hunt with Heartland Pride Outfitters. The peak of the rut has hit and giant Kansas whitetails are on the move.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Light Switch (Episode 95)
    Episode 95:

    Light Switch

    Nate Flynn begins his whitetail season in North Dakota. After struggling to get a shot at a mature buck, he packs his bags and heads home to Missouri to find that his season turns around on the flip of a switch.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Black Hills (Episode 94)
    Episode 94:

    Black Hills

    Mike is hunting the rut in Wyoming on the Solitude Ranch located in the Black Hills in hopes of arrowing a mature buck.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Mufasa (Episode 93)
    Episode 93:


    Trent is bowhunting his home state of Kansas in hopes of arrowing his one target buck, Mufasa, a true buck of a lifetime. Trent hopes to take advantage of early season cold fronts to catch up with this Kansas Monarch.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Round 2 (Episode 92)
    Episode 92:

    Round 2

    Rex drives to Eastern Wyoming to hunt with good friend Lloyd Pruett on the Buckhorn Ridge Ranch. After some struggles, he takes his hunting tactics from the treestand to the ground in hope to get a mature whitetail in range.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Sandy Grit (Episode 91)
    Episode 91:

    Sandy Grit

    Shawn has spent a lot of time in the sandhills of Western Nebraska. He is very familiar with hunting at Deer Meadows. He's also familiar with the mule deer that roam these baron hills.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Western Detour (Episode 90)
    Episode 90:

    Western Detour

    Mike is on his way to hunt mule deer but receives a phone call that the elk are rutting in New Mexico. He takes a detour to elk country to chase screaming bulls.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Sweat Equity (Episode 89)
    Episode 89:

    Sweat Equity

    Once again, the season has begun early for the guys. Shawn and Nate travel to Utah to hunt velvet Mule Deer. They will be roughing it as they struggle to hike into the high country on this backpack, mountain hunt.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Lado (Episode 88)
    Episode 88:


    After a successful whitetail hunt with Kai Buckert, Skyler Wirsig and Nate Flynn return to Texas.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Wexford (Episode 87)
    Episode 87:


    The crew heads to Texas for the first time to hunt with Kai Buckert at the Wexford Ranch.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Redemption (Episode 86)
    Episode 86:


    After a tough 2014 season, Ty Easley has done everything within his power to put the odds in his favor for the upcoming season. Having a lot of history with this property helps him know exactly where to be come November.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Lucky 7 (Episode 85)
    Episode 85:

    Lucky 7

    Skyler Wirsig is hunting his family property in Kansas that they have worked tirelessly on to turn into a whitetail mecca. While still a work in progress there are several mature deer he has his sights set on.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - North 9 (Episode 84)
    Episode 84:

    North 9

    Shawn Luchtel is back home in Missouri working on the family farm. A couple bucks targeted.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Pilot Bluff (Episode 83)
    Episode 83:

    Pilot Bluff

    Michael Hunsucker travels to Illinois to hunt with Jeff Lindsey of The Lindsey Way.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Crafty Clay (Episode 82)
    Episode 82:

    Crafty Clay

    The youngest member of the crew, Clay Craft, continues to grow and become a better hunter.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Sonic (Episode 81)
    Episode 81:


    Michael Hunsucker returns home to capitalize on a mature buck in Missouri after being in Wyoming.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Craig's Place II (Episode 80)
    Episode 80:

    Craig's Place II

    After such a successful hunt in 2014, Shawn Luchtel returns the same property to see if he can connect on another great mule deer.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Dude Ranch (Episode 79)
    Episode 79:

    Dude Ranch

    After struggling on our annual trip to North Dakota, Michael Hunsucker heads to Wyoming for a DIY deer hunt on a new ranch that he has never hunted; scouting and doing the legwork will definitely be necessary on this pursuit.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Buckhorn Ridge (Episode 78)
    Episode 78:

    Buckhorn Ridge

    Trent Siegle is traveling to Wyoming to hunt with good friend and owner of Buckhorn Ridge Ranch, Lloyd Pruet. During the early season the bucks are bachelored up in large groups and highly focused on food sources.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - UTAH II (Episode 77)
    Episode 77:


    After finding success during the first portion of the hunt, the guys are mentally and physically exhausted, but continue to stay persistent in the high country.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Utah (Episode 76)
    Episode 76:


    The crew is on one of the most difficult, yet rewarding, public land, high country adventures in the mountains of Utah.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Anika Gnala (Episode 75)
    Episode 75:

    Anika Gnala

    Michael Hunsucker is hunting a familiar ranch in Wyoming - The Solitude. The weather is brutally cold for this time of year but the guys are determined to tough it out in search for a mature buck.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Central Dakota (Episode 74)
    Episode 74:

    Central Dakota

    Nate's waterfowl season has finally ended and he can change his focus to whitetails in North Dakota. Colder temps, frontal systems and the rut have deer activity at a high this time of year.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Scarface (Episode 73)
    Episode 73:


    The rut is kicking off and the bucks are beginning to get aggressive. Using a decoy this time of year could be the ticket to luring in a mature buck.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Split Brow 9 (Episode 72)
    Episode 72:

    Split Brow 9

    Shawn Luchtel makes a trip to northern Missouri in mid-October, as deer movement is starting to pick up and bucks are establishing their territory.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - 100, Part 2 (Episode 71)
    Episode 71:

    100, Part 2

    Some of the most incredible hunts and best moments from the previous seven seasons of the show.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - 100, Part 1 (Episode 70)
    Episode 70:

    100, Part 1

    Some of the most incredible hunts and best moments from the previous seven seasons of the show.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - 100 (Episode 69)
    Episode 69:


    Some of the most incredible hunts and best moments from the previous seven seasons of the show.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - The Good Life II (Episode 68)
    Episode 68:

    The Good Life II

    Mike Wirsig and Shawn Luchtel are at Deer Meadows Outfitters in Nebraska. Shawn knows what to expect going into this hunt, however, Mike is in pursuit of his first mule deer.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Fueling the Fire (Episode 67)
    Episode 67:

    Fueling the Fire

    Clayton Campbell and his daughter, Addy, hunt together in their home state of Kansas.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Fresh Start (Episode 66)
    Episode 66:

    Fresh Start

    Skyler Wirsig is kicking off his season in his home state of Missouri; the bucks are on early season patterns feeding on soybean fields.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Sacramento Screamers (Episode 65)
    Episode 65:

    Sacramento Screamers

    Michael Hunsucker has his first-ever elk tag and is hunting with Sacramento Mountain Outfitters in New Mexico; elk numbers are high on the ranch, so Mike is optimistic for successful hunt.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Craig's Place (Episode 64)
    Episode 64:

    Craig's Place

    Shawn Luchtel is traveling to Colorado to hunt with good friend Santino Castellanos of OuttaBounds; this early season mule deer hunt will be very similar to what Shawn is used to when hunting whitetails.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - The Good Life (Episode 63)
    Episode 63:

    The Good Life

    Michael Hunsucker is making the annual trip to Deer Meadows Outfitters in Nebraska, but this time it's much earlier in the season; the bucks are together in bachelor groups and in full velvet.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Rusty Bottoms (Episode 62)
    Episode 62:

    Rusty Bottoms

    New season, same location in North Dakota. This year the guys from Bowtech are joining the crew to hunt velvet whitetails at Central Dakota Lodge.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - High Country (Episode 61)
    Episode 61:

    High Country

    The guys are starting off the season with a tough challenge. One that consists of hiking mountains, sleeping in tents and steep terrain in pursuit of Utah mule deer in full velvet.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Migration (Episode 60)
    Episode 60:


    While most archery seasons have winded down the crew is creating a new challenge of hunting Canada geese with their bows.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - All in (Episode 59)
    Episode 59:

    All in

    Skyler is wrapping up his whitetail season in Kansas with Clayton. He's hunted numerous years with little to no success.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Heathcoe (Episode 58)
    Episode 58:


    Late-rut has began to set in, in Missouri. The bucks are scrambling to find the last does that are going into heat. Shawn is hunting near home but makes a change of plans and travels to the Northern Missouri farm.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Lucky Walnut (Episode 57)
    Episode 57:

    Lucky Walnut

    Follow Trent as he puts in all of the hard work throughout the season to find himself being successful in the same walnut tree he knows all too well.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Kansas Rut (Episode 56)
    Episode 56:

    Kansas Rut

    Mike is after his first-ever Kansas Whitetail while sharing camp with Jake Beam of Bushnell Optics.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - On a Roll (Episode 55)
    Episode 55:

    On a Roll

    Clayton is hunting his home state of Kansas for a unique whitetail that has some Mule Deer characteristics. Will his streak of luck continue in the Sunflower State?

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Dan (Episode 54)
    Episode 54:


    Missouri's season has begun and Shawn is after a deer he has been scouting right in his own backyard. With ample amount of food his odds look very promising.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Barbed Wire (Episode 53)
    Episode 53:

    Barbed Wire

    Still after an elusive buck nicknamed "Barbed Wire", Mike is walking the hills of Nebraska in search for a particular deer.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Sandhill Muley (Episode 52)
    Episode 52:

    Sandhill Muley

    Skyler and Mike make the annual trip to western Nebraska to hunt with Scott Kuhn of Deer Meadows Outfitters. Skyler is pursuing his first-ever mule deer.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Next Generation (Episode 51)
    Episode 51:

    Next Generation

    Up-and-comer Clay Craft is trying to kick-off his season early in Kansas. Ty Easley takes his daughter Alexa out in pursuit of her first buck with a bow in Missouri's late season.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Western Descent (Episode 50)
    Episode 50:

    Western Descent

    Shawn and Rex trek west to Wyoming to hunt on the Buckhorn Ridge Ranch and the Solitude Ranch in a quest for deer. Whitetails and mule deer are fair game.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Missouri Management (Episode 49)
    Episode 49:

    Missouri Management

    The guys have their first hunt of the season on their farm in Northern Missouri. They have intentions of lowering the doe population, however, Mike has found himself with another option.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Homecoming (Episode 48)
    Episode 48:


    Skyler has drawn the desired Arizona tag and is traveling back to his home state to hunt elk.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Slick Willy (Episode 39)
    Episode 39:

    Slick Willy

    Clayton is on a search for "Slick Willy" that has lasted 3 years.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Fate (Episode 38)
    Episode 38:


    Skyler goes on his first hunt in the Buckeye state.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Rut (Episode 37)
    Episode 37:


    The crew is covering a lot of land hunting in the Midwest.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Kansas Surprise (Episode 36)
    Episode 36:

    Kansas Surprise

    Trent Siegle takes a chance on the other side of the camera.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Young Gun (Episode 35)
    Episode 35:

    Young Gun

    Clay Craft is hunting in Kansas.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Hook (Episode 34)
    Episode 34:


    Mike and Shawn experience a different type of hunting in Nebraska.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Lull (Episode 33)
    Episode 33:


    The guys press on with a very successful season so far.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Clover (Episode 32)
    Episode 32:


    The crew plants food plots to help with the early season hunting.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Arizona (Episode 31)
    Episode 31:


    Shawn and Mike are hoping to catch Arizona elk.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Montana (Episode 30)
    Episode 30:


    Nate Flynn heads to Montana to hunt elk.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Solitude II (Episode 29)
    Episode 29:

    Solitude II

    The guys are hunting in Wyoming at the Solitude Ranch.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Solitude I (Episode 28)
    Episode 28:

    Solitude I

    The guys head to the Solitude Ranch in Wyoming to hunt whitetails.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Nodak (Episode 27)
    Episode 27:


    The start of another season of hunting in North Dakota.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Scott White (Episode 26)
    Episode 26:

    Scott White

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Daddy Fat Sack (Episode 25)
    Episode 25:

    Daddy Fat Sack

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Muddy Junkyard (Episode 24)
    Episode 24:

    Muddy Junkyard

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Backyard Buck (Episode 23)
    Episode 23:

    Backyard Buck

    After a tough trip to Iowa, Matt returns to some good news on the trail cameras.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Traveler (Episode 22)
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  • Heartland Bowhunter - QDM (Episode 15)
    Episode 15:


    Managing the deer herd until the end of the season.

  • Heartland Bowhunter - Silo II (Episode 2)
    Episode 2:

    Silo II

    Nick is hunting where his brother had some luck last year in Kansas.