On the Trail with Fox17’s Ty Shesky
Ty Shesky of WXMI Fox17 visits with Al & Bob’s Sports for a series of fun and informative segments focusing on archery and firearm deer hunting in Michigan. Take a look as Ty learns about everything from new hunting regulations to bow and crossbow shooting, getting the right equipment for women and youth hunters, advances in trail cams, and how to stay warm in the field.
NOVEMBER 17, 2017, GRANDVILLE, MI – Scent control – is it part of your hunting regimen? Nothing is as disappointing as getting busted by a trophy buck as he’s coming into range, but new tech means you don’t have to experience it again.
NOVEMBER 10, 2017, GRANDVILLE, MI – Trail cams are changing the way hunters prepare and scout – and with trail cams uploading images via cell service in real time, they are changing hunting tactics too. Get the latest updates on this exciting hunting technology!
NOVEMBER 3, 2017, GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Getting kids interested in hunting is a great way to help them discover the great outdoors. Overcome potential frustrations for youth hunters by getting them equipment that’s sized and tuned for younger, smaller hunters.
OCTOBER 27, 2017, GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Curious about hunting with a crossbow? More and more hunters are giving crossbows a try, take a look at this video as Ty Shesky of Fox17 gets the lowdown from Al & Bob’s Kyle.
OCTOBER 20, 2017, GRAND RAPIDS, MI – An accurate shot can help you land that big buck this hunting season, especially if you hunt with a bow and arrow. The right tools and some instruction can help you tremendously. Merle Shoemaker at Al & Bob’s Sports shared tips of some of the accessories that can help your aim, and also, how and where to practice.
OCTOBER 13, 2017, GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Hunting can be a fun activity for the whole family, but you need to know some rules before you go. Rules changed this year for younger hunters, even for those as young as eight years old.Merle Shoemaker from Al & Bob’s Sports explains in the video above. There are also updates to discoveries of Chronic Wasting Disease in deer in West Michigan and there are new rules on what you need to do if you take a deer in a protected area.
OCTOBER 6, 2017 – GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Fox17’s Ty Shesky checks in with Al & Bob’s Sports’ Merle Shoemaker as Al & Bob’s kicks off their annual Big Buck Photo Contest for 2017.