North American Whitetail


MAY 24 WED - 8:30AM
MAY 24 WED - 8:00PM
MAY 24 WED - 11:00PM
MAY 26 FRI - 4:30PM
MAY 27 SAT - 6:30AM
MAY 29 MON - 5:00AM
G.O. Heath is westward bound to wage war on Kansas coyotes, Stan Potts reveals Nikon's revolutionary vibration-reducing rangefinder, and Dr. James Kroll and Pat Hogan discuss management strategies on leased land.
MAY 31 WED - 8:30AM
MAY 31 WED - 8:00PM
MAY 31 WED - 11:00PM
The North American Whitetail team is going back to the beginning to revisit a few of our very first whitetail hunts, Haynes Shelton provides some tips for setting up shooting lanes, and Dr. James Kroll and Pat Hogan conclude this year's Deer Factory project.


With its continuing focus solely on the most popular of all big-game species, North American Whitetail remains among the most popular shows on outdoors television.

Co-hosts Stan Potts and Gordon Whittington join renowned deer researcher, Dr. James Kroll, North American Whitetail magazine editor Patrick Hogan and fellow expert hunters Mike Clerkin and Brent Beimert in sharing amazing hunts with bow and gun.

Among each show’s special segments are viewer-submitted videos and photos, tips on whitetail behavior and management and profiles of all-time legendary bucks.

Host & Bios

Gordon Whittington

Gordon Whittington

A whitetail hunter since age five in his native Texas, Gordon has hunted the species in more than 40 states and provinces from Canada to Mexico, as well as in New Zealand and Finland. When he isn’t hunting trophy buck or producing media content about them, he enjoys spending time with his family at home in Marietta, Georgia.

In addition to his magazine and television duties, Gordon has contributed to a number of books, including the Legendary Whitetails series. He authored World Record Whitetails: A Complete History of the No. 1 Bucks of All Time and with noted researcher Dr. James Kroll co-authored The Art & Science of Patterning Whitetails. Gordon also has served as a frequent instructor at North American Whitetail University, a unique three-day short course on deer hunting and management.


Stan Potts

Stan Potts

Illinois native Stan Potts has hunted for over 40 years, harvesting numerous whitetail, 4 of which are 200-class bucks.

He has given hunting seminars all across North America and been the subject of many feature magazine articles, having been documented in the pages of North American Whitetail, Bowhunter, Illinois Game and Fish as well as several other media sources.

Stan hunts 100% wild whitetails on public and private property and is well known for his expertise in tree stand placement and patterning big mature bucks. When not in pursuit of whitetails Stan loves hunting elk, moose, grizzlies, mule deer, antelope and turkeys.