Steve Puppe grew up in South-Eastern Minnesota. From a very young age he would tag along on his fathers hunts which is where Steve discovered his passion for hunting. Growing up in a great family that taught him ethical hunting methods, he excelled in the sport. Steve became a competitive turkey caller winning 35 championships including 8 consecutive Minnesota State Turkey Calling titles. Steve has worked for companies including Hunters Specialties & Knight Muzzleloaders as a PR & Marketing Specialist. With several years of experience both in front of and behind the camera, Steve ventured off into the world of Outdoor Television Production with his debut solo production, Ghost Stories, airing on Outdoor Channel which later had a success 3-year run as Rocky Geared Up.
Steve has been seen in numerous national publications, television shows and DVDs. He's a respected outdoorsman who has traveled the world giving high-impact, educational and entertaining seminars on the sport of hunting.
In 2005 Steve created the vision for what has now become Wardens, the highest-rated show on Outdoor Channel in its debut quarter. In season one Steve produced, shot and edited this overnight sensation and continues to be the driving force behind the production as Series Creator and Senior Producer.
Steve lives in Hamilton, MT and has a daughter, Shelbey (18). Look for Steve to be back on the air as hunting talent in the very-near future!