Sportsman Channel Weekly Programming Highlights

February 23, 2017

Trapping Wild Hogs on “MeatEater”; the Classic Life Hunt on “The Jackie Bushman Show Classics”; the Final Challenge on “Top Shot” and Touring an Ammunition Factory on “GunVenture”

DENVER (February 23, 2017) – Sportsman Channel viewers will join the action during the week of February 27– March 5 as Steven Rinella is hunting in south Texas on MeatEater; Jackie is joined by Big Bill Busbice to recap the Classic Life Hunt on The Jackie Bushman Show Classics; the “Top Shot” title is awarded to the winner of the final challenge on Top Shot and the GunVenture team tours the DoubleTap Ammunition factory in Cedar City, Utah.

Monday Night Hunts presented by MidwayUSA begins with Steven Rinella of MeatEater visiting south Texas to trap wild hogs with special guest, Ben Binnion. Next up, on The Jackie Bushman Show Classics, Big Bill Busbice from Wildgame Nation joins Jackie to recap 2016’s Classic Life Hunt, where he overcame disability and had a blast taking some great whitetails.

Next, on Lock and Load Thursdays presented by Remington, is Top Shot. In this episode, the final four contestants compete to determine the winner of the $100,000 first prize and title of “Top Shot.” In the final challenge, two will face off in the most difficult challenge of the entire competition. Finally, on GunVenture, the GunVenture team takes a road trip through Utah to take a tour of the DoubleTap Ammunition factory. They train with the newest members of the Springfield Armory shooting team and, as a special treat, go on a side trip to see a friend who owns a chocolate factory.

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