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Outdoors: Best fall colors include brown and rainbow
October 18, 2014 – 1:16 am | No Comment
Outdoors: Best fall colors include brown and rainbow | Test

With a drop in temperatures and a welcomed chill in the air, many folks are outside looking for the annual fall colors. However, Upstate residents interested in seeing the full gamut fall has to offer need to include some browns and rainbows in their itinerary.

Outdoors: Antler restrictions could reduce accidents
October 11, 2014 – 12:20 am | One Comment
Outdoors: Antler restrictions could reduce accidents | Test

Every fall, deer season brings joy to countless hunters in the Upstate. However, it also unfortunately brings grief to some.

Outdoors: Muzzleloaders a unique combination
October 4, 2014 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Outdoors: Muzzleloaders a unique combination | Test

While primitive weapons are legal in areas of the state that allow center-fire weapons, only Game Zones 1 and 2, the Mountain Hunt Unit and the Piedmont Area have designated “primitive weapons seasons” in South Carolina.

Outdoors: Fant’s Grove WMA expanded 1,000 acres
September 27, 2014 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Outdoors: Fant’s Grove WMA expanded 1,000 acres | Test

With the whitetail deer season having arrived in the Upstate, what better time is there to announce the addition of nearly 1,000 acres of public hunting land to the Fant’s Grove Wildlife Management Area?

Outdoors: SCDNR confirms Lake Hartwell fish kill
September 20, 2014 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Outdoors: SCDNR confirms Lake Hartwell fish kill | Test

The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR) confirmed a fish-kill event took place during the weekend of Sept. 6 in a section of Six and Twenty Creek.

Outdoors: Early season foods key to seeing deer
September 13, 2014 – 12:10 am | No Comment
Outdoors: Early season foods key to seeing deer | Test

With deer season finally opening in the Upstate on Monday, many deer hunters are still scratching their heads wondering where to hunt next week. Whether you hunt public or private lands, consistently seeing deer in the next few weeks will require hunting in close proximity to food sources.

Outdoors: Canada geese present unique opportunity
September 6, 2014 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Outdoors: Canada geese present unique opportunity | Test

The start of hunting season begins Sept. 21 for most outdoors enthusiasts. It starts with dove season, and by the end of the month it’s deer season, which lasts until the end of the year.

Outdoors: A long time between splits
September 2, 2014 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Outdoors: A long time between splits | Test

The 2014 dove season opened Monday, which presented a break from the norm for most dove seasons.

Outdoors: Practice makes permanent in wingshooting
August 23, 2014 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Outdoors: Practice makes permanent in wingshooting | Test

Back when I was a promising young basketball player in high school, my coach began each practice with a motivational saying.

Outdoors: FLW Anglers battle on Lake Murray
August 16, 2014 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Outdoors: FLW Anglers battle on Lake Murray | Test

After posting a five-fish weight of 13 pounds, 2 ounces during the opening day and a four-fish bag weighing 10 pounds, 3 ounces on day two of the Forrest Wood Cup on Lake Murray, FLW pro angler Anthony Gagliardi from Prosperity found himself sitting in seventh place at the close of business on Friday.