“DeerTopia” is a Deer & Deer Hunting exclusive hosted by Steve Bartylla, one of the country’s most respected experts on land and habitat management.


DeerTopia “Salvaging Plots”

DeerTopia "Salvaging Plots" -- Iain Wallace of Chestnut Hill Outdoors helps salvage our failed nurserys with a few useful tips.

DeerTopia “Low Cost Plots”

DeerTopia "Low Cost Plots" -- Steve shows us exactly how we can make something special with very little. Today on DeerTopia we were making low cost plots.

DeerTopia “Absentee Landowners”

DeerTopia "Absentee Landowners" -- Iain Wallace of Chestnut Hill Outdoors comes on the show to give us advice on managing grounds from a remote location.

DeerTopia “Nutrition”

DeerTopia "Nutrition" -- Steve brings on Todd Stittleburg from Antler King to discuss Whitetail Nutrition and the difference between consumption and digestion.

DeerTopia “Managing Ground”

DeerTopia "Managing Ground" -- Managing Does maintaining a low pressure habitat and dealing with trespassers. Today on DeerTopia Steve Bartylla shares a few things you may have not known about when it comes to managing your property.

DeerTopia “Gun Hunting”

DeerTopia "Gun Hunting" -- In this episode Steve takes a break from setting up and managing grounds for bow hunting and shifts his focus on doing those things for gun hunting. Learn Steves tips and tricks to sharpen your skills as a firearms hunter.

DeerTopia “Deer Flow”

DeerTopia "Deer Flow" -- Getting deer to move on your property is tough as it is but getting them to move in ways that give you shot opportunities is a whole other ball park. Adrian Chapman of Firmanator discusses how one can set their plot up to promote Deer Flow.

DeerTopia “Cams”

DeerTopia "Cams" -- The ability to see where and how much time a deer is spending on your property is a tremendous advantage as a hunter. Steve Bartylla discusses how he uses trail cameras for any hunting situation including hunting public ground.

DeerTopia “Being a Student of Deer”

DeerTopia "Being a Student of Deer" -- To take your hunting up another level you have to learn everything there is to know about the prey you are chasing. In this episode Steve takes us back to class as we become students of the whitetail.

DeerTopia “Making Shots Happen”

DeerTopia "Making Shots Happen" -- Everything you do leading up to the shot can affect the shot itself. So what can you do to stack the odds in your favor? Dan Schmidt from Deer and Deer Hunting comes along to share what he does to make successful shots.

DeerTopia “Positioning Deer”

DeerTopia "Positioning Deer" -- Deer and Deer Huntings very own Dan Schmidt comes on to discuss the best ways to line up a shot on a deer.

DeerTopia “Firminator Plot”

DeerTopia "Firminator Plot" -- It is the start of DeerTopia Season 2! To kick things off Steve brings back special guest Todd Stittleberg to talk about creating a DIY plot with very little gear.

DeerTopia “Pre-season Reminders”

DeerTopia "Pre-season Reminders" -- There is a lot of down time between each hunting season. So much down time that we may need to freshen up our minds before the next adventure. Steve Bartylla gives us a few friendly reminders for a successful season to come.

DeerTopia “Food Strategies What to Plant”

DeerTopia "Food Strategies What to Plant" -- If youve ever had to feed kids you know they are some of the most pickiest eaters.Whitetail deer are no different! Planting the right food on your plots is key to attracting healthy deer as well as maintaining your plot for the following seasons to come. Steve Bartylla gives us the dos and donts!

DeerTopia “Hunt with the Seasons”

DeerTopia "Hunt with the Seasons" -- Every second spent outside of the blind or stand could be used to further your preparation for next season. In this episode of Deertopia we get advice from industry professional, Steve Bartylla on how to hunt the seasons!

DeerTopia “What your Property has to Offer”

What your Property has to Offer DeerTopia There is so much more to your property than what youve put there. Before you even started working that land it came with an abundance of natural [...]

DeerTopia “Food Plot Equipment”

Food Plot Equipment DeerTopia Managing land can be tough, but it's even tougher when you have aren't equipped with the right tools. Steve Bartylla goes through affordable ways you can make a whitetail habitat. [...]

DeerTopia “Invasive Species”

Invasive Species DeerTopia Healthy forage for whitetails is most effective when it gets to do its job, however, invasive species can prevent your food sources from doing what they should. Expert land manager, Steve [...]

DeerTopia “The Scent Game”

The Scent Game DeerTopia Every hunter knows that a whitetails sense of smell should never be underestimated. Even the slightest mistake can be crucial to whether or not you tag out. Steve Bartylla gives [...]

DeerTopia “Screening and Property Layout”

Screening and Property Layout DeerTopia Youve acquired some land, youre probably wondering how you can make the most effective hunting ground with the land you posses. DeerTopia host, Steve Bartylla goes through everything you [...]

DeerTopia “Respect your Fellow Hunters”

Respect your Fellow Hunters DeerTopia A big part of hunting is being active in the vast community that it portrays. DeerTopia host, Steve Bartylla, discusses the stigma he and many other hunters are trying [...]

DeerTopia “Where to Start”

Where to Start DeerTopia In the pilot episode of DeerTopia, show host and expert land manager Steve Bartylla takes us through the dos and donts of what to do when we start managing our [...]

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