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Season 9

Episode 45

Bowhunting Ohio Whitetails

Episode 45
Deer season is winding down now with only a few remaining states left open. We head to Ohio with Paul Morrison who’s on a mission to put down a buck before the season closes. Then we come back to the mid-west where Clinton is determined to fill his last buck tag in Illinois. He’s able […]
Episode 44

Late Season Deer Hunting Texas

Episode 44
As the 2018/2019 deer hunting season is winding down, we join up with Tyler Barron on a late-season bowhunt in Texas. The hunt quickly turns into an opportunity to put meat in the freezer as Tyler finds himself surrounded by does. Will Tyler score on this late-season meat run? Check out all the Texas bowhunting action in this episode […]
Episode 43

Bowhunting Urban Whitetails in Minnesota

Episode 43
With temperatures falling and the snow piling up, we join Mike Fitzgerald in the tree as he bowhunts urban whitetails in his home state of Minnesota. Deer numbers are out of control in many cities and neighborhoods across the state, providing ample opportunities for bowhunters lucky enough to draw the tags. Mike’s got four tags in […]
Episode 47

Late Season Illinois Buck In The Snow

Episode 47
After two years of eating his buck tag in Illinois, Tyler Rector’s deer season finally seems to be turning around in the late season. He punched his first buck tag of the year in the first few days of 2019 and now has his sights set on another fine buck hanging around his winter food […]
Episode 41

Trophy Doe Contest! Who shoots the biggest Doe?

Episode 41
Team members, Tim Ainsworth, Troy Spolum, and Dustin Decroo head to the farm to kick off the first annual Doe Fest management hunt. The boys have plenty of tags and an abundance of does on the property, ensuring ample targets, and tons of fun on this late season management hunt in Illinois. The question is, […]
Episode 40

Buck Sheds Antler After Getting Shot!

Episode 40
Franki Clark heads out to hunt late season food sources in hopes of killing his first deer with the TenPoint crossbow. With a doe and buck tag in his pocket, things get exciting in a hurry when deer show up in front of Franki’s HME ground blind. And when Franki finally drops the string on […]
Episode 39

Episode 39: On The Board

Episode 39
It’s been a two year drought for Tyler Rector when it comes to big bucks on the land he farms and hunts, but things are about to change. Follow along on this rollercoaster hunt where the emotions hit all the highs and lows when Tyler’s big Illinois target buck walks to within 30 yards of […]
Episode 38

Episode 38: Late Season Success

Episode 38
The rut is long gone but the guys are still itching to be in the stand and notch a few unfilled tags. Justin Zarr makes good on a doe under his stand in Illinois and Kent Petty climbs in his honey-hole blind in Missouri for a little doe management of his own. Finally, we catch […]
Episode 37

Episode 37: 3rd Buck of the Season

Episode 37
With three bucks in three different states, Josh Sturgill is having one of his best seasons yet. Follow along with Josh for the 3rd leg of the trifecta as he heads to Arkansas to battle a rising Mississippi River and flood waters across much of the hunting area. We’ll also join Dean Krueger’s daughter, Kylie, […]
Episode 36

Episode 36: Killer Footage Texas Buck

Episode 36
After battling the early season elements in Texas, as well as a close call with a copperhead snake, Tyler Barron finally finds himself in the right spot to notch a few tags. He puts his Mathews to work when a buck and a doe slip within bow range of his stand. We’ll also head to […]
Episode 35

Episode 35: Perfect Shot Buck Down On Film

Episode 35
Clinton and Frank are back in the stand to tag-team Illinois bucks in late November. The two find success for the second time of the season with a buck that tips over on camera at the edge of the corn. We’ll also join up with Dan Richardson as he boats in to his backwater honey-hole […]
Episode 34

Episode 34: Big Buck Gets Crushed

Episode 34
Dustin Decroo heads out for some whitetail bowhunting action with his dad, and after a heartbreaking encounter Dustin crushes a big buck in Wyoming. We catch up with Neal McCullough bowhunting in Minnesota as his search for a giant buck continues.
Episode 33

Episode 33: The Rifle Season Buck

Episode 33
It’s mid-November and the guys are putting the time in on stand and in the blind. We’re catching up with Kent Petty this week in Missouri. Rifle season is in full swing in MO and despite gun shots banging off on the neighboring property, Kent continues to stick it out with his bow. Will his […]
Episode 32

Episode 32: Whitetail Does

Episode 32
Follow along as our team bowhunt’s deer in Illinois, Indiana, and Wyoming in the week’s episode of Bowhunt or Die. Dustin Decroo has a few encounters with an ancient buck, Dan Richardson captures some footage of one of the coolest looking deer we’ve ever seen, and Tyler Rector has a good hunt that ends with […]
Episode 31

Episode 31: Todd's Illinois Buck

Episode 31
Todd Graf has put countless hours in the stand already this season and his persistence finally pays off with a great buck in bow range. Better yet, he’s one of the first bowhunters to kill a whitetail buck with the all new Mathews Vertix bow. And Justin checks in with us from the tree after […]
Episode 30

Episode 30: Minnesota Buck Down!

Episode 30
Dean “The Machine” takes down his first buck of the season! After a bit of a mishap the evening before, he comes back the next morning and gets it done on his last day in Minnesota. Also, Josh Fletcher has an encounter with a good public land buck in Wisconsin, and Daryl Bell starts his […]
Episode 29

Episode 29: Buck vs. Fence - Unbelievable Recovery

Episode 29
Experience some of the most exciting and unbelievable footage that we’ve ever seen. Clinton Fawcett has an encounter with a big buck that you have to see to believe. Also, Todd has multiple encounters with shooter bucks, but just can’t seem to get it done.
Episode 28

Episode 28: Covering Distance

Episode 28
On this episode of Bowhunt or Die, Justin is starting to see some rut activity in Northern Illinois. We also get some updates from Johnny Herrmann and Franki Clark after they each shot a doe earlier this season.
Episode 27

Episode 27: The Rut's Kicking In

Episode 27
The time has finally come! The rut is kicking in and the guys are hunting every chance they can get these days. After wrapping up weekend commitments, Justin climbs in the tree and has a great buck under his stand at last light. Todd keeps the does in check on his place when a trophy […]
Episode 26

Episode 26: Traditional Archery Hunt

Episode 26
Paul Morrison heads out into the woods to attempt his first traditional archery harvest on camera! We catch up with Dan Richardson and a close call on a big buck. Josh Fletcher gives us a look at his public land hunting experience this year.
Episode 25

Episode 25: Whitetail Hunting Perfect Shot

Episode 25
On this episode of Bowhunt or Die, Tommy Alford gets redemption from last years missed opportunity, and better yet, on the same property! We also get an update from Kent Petty in Missouri as he shoots his 3rd turkey of the year, and 1st of the fall.
Episode 24

Episode 24: Here They Come

Episode 24
This week, Todd has more close encounters with a few shooter bucks, Franki Clark gives us an update on a monster buck that he and Clinton Fawcett are chasing, and Matt Miller gets the monkey off his back by hammering a doe at 20 yards.
Episode 23

Episode 23: Monsters in the Dark

Episode 23
After killing a big buck on public land in Season 8 of Bowhunt or Die, Justin returns to see if his luck will hold up in back to back seasons on public land. We also join up with Todd as he goes round and round with a target buck at his treestand. Can he make […]
Episode 22

Episode 22: Chasing a Giant - Part Two

Episode 22
After multiple Stealth Cam pictures over the summer, hunting him hard for 2 weeks, and only seeing him once during the season, Troy Spolum gets a chance at the monster that he and Tim Ainsworth have been after!
Episode 21

Episode 21: Chasing A Giant - Part One

Episode 21
Stealth Cam photos of a buck named, Buzz, have Tim Ainsworth and Troy Spolum on the edge of their treestand seats this season with anticipation of an encounter with what could be the biggest buck of their lives. Tim has an encounter with the buck, but will he get close enough? We also join up […]
Episode 20

Episode 20: Filling The Freezer

Episode 20
After losing a deer in the previous week, Justin climbs back in the stand for redemption and has a doe come cruising by below his stand. It’s a different story this time as his deer falls within sight of the stand. We also catch up with Paul Morrison as he climbs into an oak tree […]
Episode 19

Episode 19: The Mini Machines First Buck

Episode 19
In this episode we find Todd headed back to Colorado in pursuit of bugling elk. Tagging a Colorado bull has been a struggle for Todd so far, but hopefully this will be the season he finally wraps a tag around a bull. Next we climb into the tree with Dean Krueger and his son, Karsten, […]
Episode 18

Episode 18: Bucks Are Moving

Episode 18
Justin and Todd make their first sit of the year as the 2018 deer season gets under way in Illinois. Justin heads out with the TenPoint crossbow in hand to sit in a ground blind with his son, Joey. They’re looking for a wide-racked 8 pointer, but just might settle for a doe if the […]
Episode 17

Episode 17: October is Here!

Episode 17
Hoping that hunting pressure on neighboring farms will push deer his way, Tommy Alford gets his Illinois season started with an afternoon hunt in a standing corn plot. We also catch up with Johnny Herrmann for a look at his struggle with wolves in Wisconsin and what he has to say about wolves howling around […]
Episode 16

Episode 16: Sweating It Out On Public Land

Episode 16
Despite the blazing temperatures, Justin and Tommy head up to Wisconsin to kick off their fall deer season on public land. It proves to be public land hunting at its finest as they seem to encounter more squirrel hunters than deer. We’re also checking in with Tim Ainsworth, Troy Spolum and Clinton Fawcett for updates […]
Episode 15

Episode 15: Hello to Public Land

Episode 15
It’s mid-September and several of the BHOD team members are heading up to Wisconsin for opening day of deer season. They’re hunting public land and find themselves battling warm temperatures and heavy hunting pressure. Will the guys have more deer than hunters walk past their stands on opening day? We also check in with Mike […]
Episode 14

Episode 14: Just Joshin

Episode 14
Josh Sturgill has the bowhunting trip of a lifetime as he takes the first two deer of the season for the Bowhunt or Die crew. A mule deer on a spot and stalk in Montana, and a whitetail hunt from a natural blind in Wyoming, on consecutive days nonetheless!
Episode 13

Episode 13: Welcome to Wyoming!

Episode 13
It’s mid-August and arrows are about to fly as we kick things off with big game hunting out west. On this Episode of Bowhunt or Die, we finally get to see some animals hit the dirt as Justin, Matt, and Neal head out west to Wyoming, for some pronghorn antelope. Who punches their tag and […]
Episode 12

Episode 12: Smile You're on Camera

Episode 12
In this Justin-less episode, Dan Richardson gives us an update on a 7 year old buck that’s shown up after a year of eluding cameras, Neal McCullough installs 3 new fall food plots, and Todd updates us on one of his properties.
Episode 11

Episode 11: Ready or Not!

Episode 11
On this episode of Bowhunt or Die, Tyler Barron finishes the base for his euro mount. We also take a look at one of Justin’s food plots throughout the summer months, and Tyler Rector shows us how he puts up a mock scrape tree to condition deer on his property. Finally, we catch up with Matt […]
Episode 10

Episode 10: The Tree of Tears

Episode 10
In this week’s episode, Justin and Tommy get some work done and give an update on their lease. Neal McCullough walks us through the steps he took when mounting his 2017 buck “Sloth”. And Clinton Fawcett tells us how his summer’s been going, and what he’s been up to.
Episode 09

Episode 09: Are You Ready?

Episode 09
On this episode of Bowhunt or Die, we jump in the boat with Johnny Herrmann as he gives us an update on his hit list while fishing for lake trout in Ontario. Dan Richardson gives insights and words of wisdom on how to best use minerals sites on your hunting property, and Matt Miller takes […]
Episode 08

Episode 08: Putting in the Work

Episode 08
Is hinge cutting worth the effort? John Herrmann gives us an update on last year’s hinge cutting project, as well as a look at his new food plot strategy. We also meet up with Tyler Barron as he shows us how he does a Euro Mount. And we join Justin and Tommy as they put […]
Episode 07

Episode 07: Kerfuffle

Episode 07
Dean Krueger and his son head back out for a late season turkey hunt. It’s been a game of cat and mouse so far as the birds bounce back and forth and continue to keep their distance, but Dean finally has a gobbler break away from the flock and head his way. Next we head […]
Episode 06

Episode 06: Taking Flight

Episode 06
Arrows are flying in this episode as BHOD team members hunt turkeys in Missouri, Illinois and Kansas. Clinton Fawcett redeems himself with a second arrow after a missed head shot on a gobbler at his decoys. Tommy Alford gets a longbeard right where he wants it, but can he make good on the shot?  Josh […]
Episode 05

Episode 05: Turkey Floppage

Episode 05
Dan Richardson and his son, Dalton, double up on big Indiana longbeards from the ground blind and Johnny Herrmann sneaks in under the roost and kills a gobbler with 5 camera angles rolling through the action. We wrap up with Daryl Bell giving us insight on proper planning and preparation for clover plots. #bowhuntordie
Episode 04

Episode 04: Snowstorm Turkey Hunting

Episode 04
Clinton Fawcett rides out a snowstorm and is rewarded with turkey chaos at his decoys before he drops the string on the biggest bird in the flock. Kent Petty gets back in the groove with a turkey kill in Missouri, and Justin climbs into the Mantis ground blind to make short work of a big […]
Episode 03

Episode 03: Turkey Takedowns

Episode 03
Josh Sturgill makes a move on some Tennessee turkeys by moving his blind in tighter to the roost. When the day breaks he finds himself right in the middle of all the action with birds gobbling all around him. Tyler Rector is hunting in Kentucky, and with nasty weather setting in, he’s not too optimistic. […]
Episode 02

Episode 02: Bustin Beards

Episode 02
Tommy Alford gets a ground blind in place for his son, Jack, as they prepare for the Illinois Youth Turkey Season. When gobblers show up in front of the blind, Jack handles himself like an old pro and puts a tag on his first turkey. Next we head out with Dustin and Justin for a […]
Episode 01

Episode 01: Sheds & Heads

Episode 01
Season 9 kicks off with a few shed hunts and updates from the BHOD team members. Tyler Rector and Matt Miller head out to look for signs that their hit list bucks are still around, while Tommy Alford and Franki Clark hit the woods in pursuit of shed antlers. Finally, Justin Zarr updates us on […]