Winchester Deadly Passion


MAY 23 TUE - 6:30AM
MAY 27 SAT - 2:00AM
MAY 27 SAT - 11:30PM
MAY 28 SUN - 11:30AM
When spring hits, Nebraska is at the top of Melissa's list for spectacular turkey hunting. Hunting the Roost is always a blast and there is no shortage of great company. Once again Nebraska turkey hunting doesn't disappoint!
MAY 29 MON - 6:30PM
MAY 30 TUE - 6:30AM
When it comes to big bucks and getting excited Melissa shows that buck fever is real and its just a matter of when the excitement kicks in, before or after the shot! Sit back and enjoy the non-stop big buck action with a heavy dose of buck fever!


Every good hunter needs a solid role model, and Melissa Bachman, host of Winchester’s Deadly Passion, fits that bill perfectly with a unique ability to share her love for hunting with passionate fans and viewers.

Winchester Deadly Passion is 26 weeks of non-stop action and pure entertainment as Melissa travels the globe going head-to-head with everything from world-class red stag and thousand pound gators to Boone and Crocket whitetails and thunderous bull elk.

With rifle, bow or shotgun in hand, Melissa’s fast-paced, in-the-moment hunting style will keep you on the edge of your seat, while her expertise and decades of experience give viewers useful tips and strategies they can use afield.

Host & Bios

Melissa Bachman

Melissa Bachman

Melissa Bachman is an accomplished hunter with a unique ability to share her love for the great outdoors and all things wild with her passionate fans and viewers.

Growing up in central Minnesota, surrounded by an avid hunting family filled with love and mentors galore, Melissa pursued her academic life with the same tenacity as her passion for hunting. After graduating with honors and armed with degrees in both television broadcasting and Spanish from St Cloud State University, she set her sights on a career in outdoor television.

Now Melissa spends nearly 200 days a year in the field, hunting, producing and editing for her show Winchester Deadly Passion.